Category: Craft

Anything related to crafting.

The shed is finally complete!

We finally finshed the shed, the tools have been moved in too and there is electricity! The front doors slide to the sides, leaving a two meters wide entrance to easily move large stuff. In the end we decided to leave the natural color, so we may give it a second coat of paint, but …

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The Epic Weapons series ~ Art Nouveau Knife

I’ve had recently the sudden idea that I could make my knife’s design as a 3D model, preparing the model specifically for 3D printing. This looks like a random idea, but it really comes from the passion for swords and knives, that left me in the past often unsatisfied from the little number of designs …

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Doors, doors everywhere

We finally added the small door on the side, and I finished today the doors high on the facade, they lack only the latches. Most of the tar sheets are in place too, and tomorrow the roof will be finished for sure. Tomorrow I’ll finish the back wall, the glass pane for the window is …

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We have windows!

We have finished the walls on the sides, and the roof too is completely closed, now it needs to be covered. We’ve done most of the front and back walls too, but those have the top triangles that means we’ll have to shape very precisely a lot of purlins. Meanwhile I took the best purlins …

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Walls rising, still the shed goes on

We had to make a portico too, it’s a temporary structure, because the final plan is to make it with bricks instead of wood, but if we didn’t make it now we’d lose the permission to build it at all, so the shed has been delayed a bit. Anyway, we’ve finished the portico’s structure, now …

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I’ve been busy, building a shed!

Lately I haven’t had much time to work on my stuff, because we’re building a shed where we plan to move all the tools we have in the attic, that get all the space and make it difficult to work well. The shed is 4,5×4,5m in size, so being that big we’ve tried to find …

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Wooden whale

A couple years ago I decided to carve a sperm whale from wood I had lying around. I attached the jaw with a brass hinge because I wanted it to look like an old toy, but I wanted to give it some life, so I casted two half spheres in clear resin, and painted the …

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