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Honey Doo! New Sweet Blasts! Behind the Scenes Video

Ever wonder how the Sweet Blasts! series is created? Here is a short behind the scenes look at how we created the photoshoot on location.

Honey Doo! New Sweet Blasts! Behind the Scenes Video

Just in time for JP Open Studios 2016, we have a new addition to the Sweet Blasts! series of food and hand grenades. And, here is a short video behind the scenes of the photoshoot out at Friendly Crossways, in Harvard, MA.

Check out how we made this iconic photograph of honey bees, honey comb and a hand grenade fuse.

For Sale

Honey Doo! is a limited edition print, archival dye sublimation on aluminum and is ready to hang as is or you can frame it as you wish. It is available as a 5×7, 16×20 or 24×30. Larger sizes are also available by inquiry.

To get your limited edition, go to The Art of Matt McKee.com

Thank you!

My thanks to Mary Helen and Keith at Friendly Crossways for lending me their bees and expertise, to Mike Curvin for capturing the adventure and to Shay McKee for having a strong back and a great sense of humor!

See the Sweet Blast! Collection here.

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