Archive for March, 2020

Desk Finishing

Desk Finishing

As mentioned a few days ago, I’ve been making a child’s desk from some scrap planks. I discovered late in the build that one of the planks was twisted. That caused the frame to twist when it was screwed together.

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A child’s desk

A child's desk

After our last bed broke for a second time we decided to replace it. As usual I dismantled it for parts and gave the rest for recycling. So I’ve ended up with a number of thick wooden planks and a

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Patch Day

Patch Day

One of my favourite pairs of jeans developed a small hole, just by the back pocket. so I stitched on a simple patch to stop it from growing.

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Cars and Pollution

Cars and Pollution

One of the things that the recent virus lockdown has shown is that if you have fewer people driving cars then there is a lot less pollution.

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Tips and Tricks for Concrete DIY Projects

Tips and Tricks for Concrete DIY Projects

Concrete is an awesome, hugely versatile material to work with. If you’re considering making some DIY projects with concrete, there are plenty of options to choose from, whether you want something simple like a vase or candleholder or want to

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Creative Computing Day 21st March 2020

Creative Computing Day 21st March 2020

Makers and Artists will be getting together at the UAL Creative Computing Institute to showcase their projects and share their joy of computing

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