Having successfully completed Chinese Checkers, which we played yesterday, and it was much more enjoyable than I thought it was going to be, I decided that today, I would get on with Solitaire. I printed off a template in the same way as for Chinese Checkers Again I used laminated oak board, this time IContinue reading “Solitaire”

Chinese Checker Board

I decided to make a start, so using Matthias Wandell\’s \’Big Print\’, I printed off the pattern for the board to the exact measurements required. This took four sheets of paper, so having cut my laminated oak board to size, I taped the pattern onto the board. Then using my hammer and a center punch,Continue reading “Chinese Checker Board”

I\’m going Bald!

Trying to master Sketchup is easy…so says everyone, so why am I finding it almost impossible? I follow the video tutorials, stopping them whilst I do my bit in the program, great, I think I am there, then I go off to practise and it all falls apart! However I am determined this time, thatContinue reading “I\’m going Bald!”

Place Mats / Coasters

A long time ago, I made four place mats for the Dining table, but never got around to making the whole set. My original mats were made of laminated oak, but I always found them to be a bit thick, so as it was time to sand and re-oil them, I decided to run themContinue reading “Place Mats / Coasters”

Tito\’s Table!

I can\’t sit around doing nothing, so this morning decided to do a small project I have been putting off, and that was to make a \’dog table\’ for our second dog, he is a rescue dog, and struggles to eat because of a deformed jaw, due to abuse as a pup, as a resultContinue reading “Tito\’s Table!”