I made this to go on my beehouse come spring, and it is based on an exhibit at a local museum. As the patron saint of beekeepers, St. Ambrose will probably not improve my beekeeping game, but at least it gave my lathe a chance to run off on me. Enjoy, and remember to be Inspired!
This is the first video in a series of four, dealing with the Rauhnächte, those nights “between years”, i.e. around new year that were said to be special in local folklore where I live. Learn what made them special, and how to score a lump of gold (don’t get your hopes up) in this video. […]
You can never have enough Christmas decoration, right? There is a technique called “Reifendrehen” that involves a lathe, but you can use the basic principle to make a bunch of similar pieces on your table saw as well to produce mass ornaments. Watch the video to see how it works, and read on for some […]
It is that time of the year again – I have too much scrap wood. To make Christmas a good excuse to get rid of some, I give you the Scrap Tree – and a present for you that you will have to can make yourself! Find the template for it here! Enjoy, and remember […]
You probably know that I love the Plants vs. Zombies games, and so it might not come as a surprise that I wanted to make something based on them. After a long wait, the time has finally come – garden gnomes that are also plants! And not gnomes at all. Let me know what you […]
In order to make something that would be eligible for the Challenge Tree contest, I show you how to make a simple tealight holder. Keep watching, though. I said simple, not boring. Enjoy, and remember to be Inspired!