AS Lemon TigerThe AS Lemon Tiger
I had a dream the other night. Oh it was an awesome dream. In telling about it, I feel like I am living out the song “Spill the Wine” by War mixed with “Yellow Submarine” by the Beatles.
I dreamed that we, my many friends and I, built a great rigid frame airship. The gas bag of the airship was painted pearlized deep rich bright yellow. Overlaid on the yellow, we took lace and masked off zebra stripes before painting the stripes with a very dark metallic purple. From a distance, this looked like a solid stripe. It was not until you got closer that you could see the lace pattern in the stripe. On the epinoage (tail cone), the yellow faded into near white as it did on the belly of the gas bag. We painted the leading edge of the control surfaces with the same purple as the stripes but from there, the the color was gradiated out until the elevator and rudder were the same blue as the gondola.
The nose of the gas bag was was painted as a big p