Making things and general household maintenance.

That’s the corner cleaned up

That’s the corner cleaned up – The wall’s been patched, and the first coat of paint has been applied.

Garage Project:  Getting Started With Stage IV

Garage Project: Getting Started With Stage IV – I forgot to take a picture before I started clearing away, so the corner to the right had already been cleared. One-minute read

I think I know what killed the fridge-freezer

I think I know what killed the fridge-freezer – The cats. Plus: Pride before a fall & I love it when a plan (albeit Plan B) comes together. 2 pictures

Sunday Make & Mend – Weekly Journal Insert

Weekly updates/inserts for my Bullet Journal. Two-minute read, +5

Gary vs The Drier (Again)

Gary vs The Drier (Again)There was a blue flash and a bang, and the drier stopped working. +1

Forty Feet of Blue

Work on Ginger’s display shelving is finished. That’s a lot of blue glass! One-minute read, 4 pictures

My Weekend – Forty Feet of Shelving

My Weekend – Forty Feet of Shelving. I have my office, Ginger has her studio and my former office space. The office space has been due for remodeling for a long time. My first job has been to install forty feet of shelving to provide a home for most of Ginger’s blue glass.

I’ve Been Busy in the Workshop

I’ve been kept busy with a couple of projects in the workshop this week Two-minute read, 4 pictures

Small Product Photography Set-up in a Closet (Our ‘photo closet’)

Small Product Photography Set-up in a Closet (Our ‘photo closet’) — Back in June Ginger moved her studio to another of the bedrooms. She asked me to build a small product photo studio in the room’s closet. Below the photography area I fitted shelves to either side and there is room for two of her wheeled carts to fit in the middle.

Cellphone Stand

A nice, simple project. I made three cellphone stands, one for Ginger, one for my nightstand and one for my desk. It took a couple of prototypes to get the depth just right so that the fingerprint sensor can still be used without the phone falling out of the rest.

Procrastinating In The Workshop

Procrastinating In The Workshop. There are lots of other things I could be doing, like yard work. Instead, I’ve chosen to make three cellphone stands and a couple of bench rollers.

Lighting Test – Journal and Pilot Metropolitan Pen

Lighting Test – Journal and Pilot Metropolitan Pen. +2