Five playing on his rocking horse that his Pop Pop made him (made him!) for Christmas from directions found in a 1943 Popular Mechanics. It is almost exactly the same as the one his Pop Pop made for him (the history!).
Yes, I too have been inspired by Jodi's portrait series. I loved seeing them all last year and when she asked if anyone wanted to join her I just had to say yes! (perhaps a bit late, but, well, you know...). If you are not familiar with Jodi's blog Che and Fidel, I highly recommend it. She is a lovely writer, photographer, and mama.
My name is Ansley Knoch. I am the creator of Rispok, a line of accessories for big and little people made from repurposed materials. I live in Madison, Wisconsin with my husband, Fred, and our son, also Fred, better known as 5.