had the basic idea for this card, it took less than an hour to have
a near-final product.
Nine years ago
it was a Stephen Sondheim play with Lori Maxwell conducting the
orchestra that inspired the Holiday card. The same thing happened
with Follies at the Bloomington Civic Theatre. This time
you're seeing the program cover, but instead of the ghost of a 1920s
Follies performer, it's Roger and Tina, the trumpeters from the
2005 pit orchestra.
We scanned the cover of the program book,
took pictures of ourselves that matched
the original, and cropped, resized, and pasted them in. All
that remained was to add a credit for the photographer (and our
The picture is too small for you to be
able to tell, but Tina is carrying her new custom-assembled Edwards
In the original photo by Kimberly
Franken, her sister Jessica is portraying the
ghost in the balcony.