TempleTrip at Burning Man by Day Inspired by Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral in Canela Brazil, the WomenWhoWeld built TempleTrip as a group learning project artcars
TempleTrip at Burning Man by night TempleTrip glows with the same colorway as the Catedra de Pedra, Canela. artcars
TempleTrip at LuminariaSA TempleTrip was invited to show off her firey glory at San Antonio's premier community-wide art exposition. artcars
inspiration! Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral (Catedral de Pedra) in Canela Brazil served as inspiration, both for structure and illumination.
TempleTrip Build Begins!
Vehicle! The base vehicle is chosen and delivered
Blueprint! Robert engineers the concept
And So it Begins... Cutting, Grinding, Torching - Deconstruction is fun!
Demolition completes! She's stripped down and ready to rise!
She's Running.... Engine turns over and runs with a little help from her friends - Jim & Jeff.
...And She's Rolling! Zack puts on her shiny new shoes!
Platform Framing Jen & Katy grind and sand to prep the frame for the wood base.
Measure Twice, Cut Once Kathleen & Katy prepare the tongue and groove platform wood
Safety First! Eli looks on and learns the first step for metal working skills
Teens Practice Welding Tiers and Panels begin construction
Top Tier Placed! ... and ready for lift