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You Can Make It by fabola

Come make your own gadget, robot or wearable art at Tam Makers! We started a new ‘open shop’ program called ‘You Can Make It’, to help you create your own maker project with our community. This workshop for adults and teens takes place on Wednesday evenings in our makerspace at Tam High School in Mill […]

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Makerspace at Tam High by fabola

I am working with Geo Monley to develop a public makerspace around his wood shop at Tam High and grow a community through a combination of maker classes and open hours for adults and teens. With his help, I am also building a ‘maker art cart’ to showcase the work of our students and collaborators. […]

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You Can Make It by fabola

Come make your own gadget, robot or wearable art at Tam Makers! We started a new ‘open shop’ program called ‘You Can Make It’, to help you create your own maker project with our community. This workshop for adults and teens takes place on Wednesday evenings in our makerspace at Tam High School in Mill […]

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Sand down the last inch of the back of the fuselage stick by wbaiv

My favorite tool for this is a fingernail sander…. medium or coarse. This is the one semi-precision shaping… everything else is cut or snap to size and glue flat side to flat side… Hold the last inch of the stick on the sanding stick, push it back and forth. Start with a bit of angle, […]

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Fingernail clippers work just fine as balsa cutters… by wbaiv

They’re good on plastic model part cutting out too. Nail clippers are good all-purpose model building tools, sharp, lots of leverage. Sometimes the built-in files are actually useful. Not so much in this case. A big, straight-blade toenail clipper is a better tool, the fingernail versions are easier to find, around the house… IMG_5746.JPG #furniture […]

28576417943 b682c3f486 b - Art Studio Comes Alive by fabola

Art Studio Comes Alive by fabola

This weekend, we started settling into our new art studio and bringing it to life, with the help of our maker art friends. Sarah moved boxes with art supplies, Mark helped set up the pegboards, Howard filled them with tools, Natalina decorated the shed, Jean set up an art bench and Phyllis treated us to […]

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Hampton Roads Maker Faire wood craft turning by watts_photos

Hampton Roads Maker Faire wood craft turning #furniture #DIY #woodwork #woodworking #freedownload #woodworkingprojects #woodsmith ,wood craft, wood planer, fine woodworking, wooden chairs, wood working tools, popular woodworking, woodworking books, woodworking workbench plans, woodshop ideas,woodworking tools, woodworking projects, shed plans, wood lathe ,wooden chairs,free shed plans, woodworkers source, @DIY WoodWorking Projects​ http://bit.ly/2svd1UY

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Crafting by HyperXP.com

Photos from our craft room. This is a dump of photos from my phone. Many may be duplicates or similar angles. #furniture #DIY #woodwork #woodworking #freedownload #woodworkingprojects #woodsmith ,wood craft, wood planer, fine woodworking, wooden chairs, wood working tools, popular woodworking, woodworking books, woodworking workbench plans, woodshop ideas,woodworking tools, woodworking projects, shed plans, wood lathe […]

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Crafting by HyperXP.com

Photos from our craft room. This is a dump of photos from my phone. Many may be duplicates or similar angles. #furniture #DIY #woodwork #woodworking #freedownload #woodworkingprojects #woodsmith ,wood craft, wood planer, fine woodworking, wooden chairs, wood working tools, popular woodworking, woodworking books, woodworking workbench plans, woodshop ideas,woodworking tools, woodworking projects, shed plans, wood lathe […]