Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - woodworking http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:20:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Crosscut sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Crosscut-sled/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:43:00 PDT
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Flattening-Warped-Veneer-and-Pimping-Your-Phone/
Flattening Warped Veneer and Pimping Your Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/ZGBM/I7OLFZK6/FQDZGBMI7OLFZK6.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Link in case video don't show up: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJXxRo-36n0Veneer is a really fun material to work with, regardless if you're doing marquetry or using it for other kinds of crafting. However, often enough you'll find veneer that you intend to use being bubbly, curved, warped or oth...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:23:49 PDT
Small Geometric Cutting Boards With Only a Tablesaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Geometric-Cutting-Boards-With-Only-a-Tablesa/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:03:06 PDT
XYZen Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/XYZen-Garden/
XYZen Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LBRY/I7L6PNKX/FOCLBRYI7L6PNKX.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON In our hectic modern lives, there's no escape from constant connectivity and goal pursuit. The X-Y-Zen Garden demands concentration, giving you no choice but to focus on the here and now. It consists of a wooden base, a custom wooden pulley system, brass tubing, and some brass hardware that all come...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:22:36 PDT
Building Adirondack Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Adirondack-Chairs/
Building Adirondack Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/67WW/I7IVQYPD/FAW67WWI7IVQYPD.SMALL.jpg jamiergall 7th graders have been using these plans for five years to build Adirondack chairs. These plans are reliable and after as little as three hours of work, you can have an unstained/painted chair! The plans that we are following today can be found through Shaw Creek General Store. Collect Your Suppli...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:22:58 PDT
Rustic End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:14:03 PDT
No-scrap Roof Trim http://www.instructables.com/id/No-scrap-Roof-Trim/
No-scrap Roof Trim - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QD14/I7D6679Y/FU5QD14I7D6679Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QD14/I7D6679Y/FU5QD14I7D6679Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QD14/I7D6679Y/FU5QD14I7D6679Y.SMALL.jpg Dominic Bender This is something that is pretty common where I live, in Bavaria, but I cannot speak to how wide-spread this technique actually is.The gist of it is this: you take a board, cut it up along its length using a repeating pattern, and end up with two identical pieces of trim that you can layer to create...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 01:51:57 PDT
Palette Coffee Table With Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Palette-Coffee-Table-With-Drawers/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:57:44 PDT
Wood Ford Model T 1:60 replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ford-Model-T-160-replica/
Wood Ford Model T 1:60 replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VYU5/I74LARPJ/FC2VYU5I74LARPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VYU5/I74LARPJ/FC2VYU5I74LARPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VYU5/I74LARPJ/FC2VYU5I74LARPJ.SMALL.jpg deluges Here's a wood project I made a while ago, so it is not as documented as it should be... But it gives a couple ideas on how to practice very fine cuts with the scroll saw to make and then assemble tiny tiny parts to make tiny tiny projects. There won't be many pictures as I didn't really take any dur...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:33:46 PDT
Carve a Wood Cooking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-a-Wood-Cooking-Knife/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:47:46 PDT
Candy Sprinkle Cake Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Sprinkle-Cake-Stand/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:39:33 PDT
The Birdhouse Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Birdhouse-Clock/
The Birdhouse Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/H7KT/I72P511E/F40H7KTI72P511E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/H7KT/I72P511E/F40H7KTI72P511E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/H7KT/I72P511E/F40H7KTI72P511E.SMALL.jpg RnP I have many clocks in the house. People says that anyone that has many clocks usually has problem with time. I don’t know about that. But I think they are nice decorative items for any home.First I drafted the dimension on a drafting software. This is to prepare for the cut. My main materials for th...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:00:18 PDT
Pallet Wood Laptop Riser http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Laptop-Riser/
Pallet Wood Laptop Riser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SMALL.jpg isavedalex Thank you for checking out my first ever instructable!The idea for this project came from a pain in my neck. I found that working for long periods of time on my laptop sitting down at a desk was causing me to adopt a very bad posture which turned to neck ache. So I decided to try and make something ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 06:38:55 PDT
Lazy Susan turntable - Cheapo & super easy to make . http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan-turntable-Cheapo-super-easy-to-make-/
Lazy Susan turntable - Cheapo & super easy to make . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SMALL.jpg Frankyfly Do you need a turntable for your panoramic photography , your showcase , or just for your kitchen corner cabinet or for your workshop ?You can make one yourself using few tools and spending almost nothing ;-) .You do not need ball bearings , marbles , or expensive hardware.It takes about an hour ...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 18:06:24 PST
Chest Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chest-Style-Bench/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:58:50 PST
crazy lid holder http://www.instructables.com/id/crazy-lid-holder/
crazy lid holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/80KK/I6W2X3KP/F2H80KKI6W2X3KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/80KK/I6W2X3KP/F2H80KKI6W2X3KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/80KK/I6W2X3KP/F2H80KKI6W2X3KP.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 You can build this little project in just one hour Cut two boards to the same dimensions How big or how small doesn't matter Drill a hole in each board The hole should be bigger then the thickness of the board Make a first cut with the table saw Just cut only up to the hole Make a sec...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:41:10 PST
Wood LED Logo Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Logo-Sign/
Wood LED Logo Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this sign to go on a wall in an entryway of our building. The wood is from old pallets, a 2x4 and some scrap plywood. I've broken down several pallets over the past few weeks and there's all kinds of species of wood in there. Oak, poplar, pine and a couple others that the tannins in wood made...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
Wooden Test Tube Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Test-Tube-Vase/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 13:56:32 PST
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Book-Shelf-or-TV-stand/
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd My son designed and built this shelf to match a desk design which he built earlier (shown in last step). This is a simple design, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $50). As with the desk, the design is very beefy and should hold up to any abuse you would like to throw at it. Also, the...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:55:29 PST
My Tiny Ukulele Shop with down draft table http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Tiny-Ukulele-Shop-with-down-draft-table/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:47:10 PST
How to make a pair of bellows http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-pair-of-bellows/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:07:35 PST
Piano Man with his cat - Automata Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Piano-Man-with-his-cat-Automata-Project/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:34:23 PST
Make a custom washroom vanity with reclaimed wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-custom-washroom-vanity-with-reclaimed-wood/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:51:31 PST
How to build a sturdy workbench inexpensively http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-sturdy-workbench-inexpensively/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:01:05 PST
Recycle a chair into a stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-a-chair-into-a-stool/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:32:25 PST
How to make a jointer push stick Delux. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-jointer-push-stick-Delux/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:58:34 PST
Downdraft Moxon Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Downdraft-Moxon-Vise/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:06:42 PST
Batman Spatula: The Dark Utensil http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Spatula-The-Dark-Utensil/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:54:01 PST
Egyptian Nameplate http://www.instructables.com/id/Egyptian-Nameplate/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:51:27 PST
Wooden Headphone Stand For My Beats Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Headphone-Stand-For-My-Beats-Headphones/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:37:39 PST
Lumberjack table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumberjack-table/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:19:16 PST
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lathean-Hydra-A-Multi-Headed-Turning-Tool/
The Lathean Hydra: A Multi-Headed Turning Tool from Repurposed Bits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/OXKG/I6H7JK2I/FSHOXKGI6H7JK2I.SMALL.jpg theskashow According to Greek mythology, every time you cut off one of the Lernaean Hydra's multiple heads two grow back to replace it. Now, with some spare bits and some creative grinding, your lathe tool can do the same thing! In this case, having multiple heads means you won't have to throw out an entire to...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:02:50 PST
DIY Rustic Style Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Style-Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:04:51 PST
Cutting Board Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Board-Finish/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:07:47 PST
Floating Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Shelf/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 09:39:13 PST
Big Bowl Turning: Stacked Ring Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Bowl-Turning-Stacked-Ring-Lamination/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:52:23 PST
How to make a Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Centerpiece/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:29:47 PST
How to Put a Handle on a Knife. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-a-Handle-on-a-Knife/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:33:23 PST
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Ammo-Box-Drawer-Fronts-For-Your-Cabinets/
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SMALL.jpg AdventuresInDIY Don't be satisfied with regular looking drawer fronts. See how to make those cabinets look like the tops of ammo boxes. The drawer fronts can be made from scrap or pallet wood and the handles are made from inexpensive bar steel.MaterialsFor this project I used: Weathered tongue and groove 2x6 dou...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:07:01 PST
Making a Wooden Guitar pick http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Gutair-pick/
Making a Wooden Guitar pick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/ZS3V/I6AVMZLA/FVPZS3VI6AVMZLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/ZS3V/I6AVMZLA/FVPZS3VI6AVMZLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/ZS3V/I6AVMZLA/FVPZS3VI6AVMZLA.SMALL.jpg CJStephens Music is very inspirational to me, I always have music playing in my shop when I am working, and in my room when I am blogging. And I love playing guitar. Playing music and writing songs is calming and relaxing in its own way, and is very enjoyable. When I play my guitar I do not like soft picks, ...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:59:13 PST
Pizza Peel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Peel/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:45:16 PST
Wooden Cup (Kuksa) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cup-Kuksa/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 02:44:45 PST
Woodturning Lathe Tool Storage Problems Solved in this easy Woodworking Project video http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodturning-Lathe-Tool-Storage-Problems-Solved-in-/
Woodturning Lathe Tool Storage Problems Solved in this easy Woodworking Project video - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/6K98/I69D7Z1O/FRS6K98I69D7Z1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/6K98/I69D7Z1O/FRS6K98I69D7Z1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/6K98/I69D7Z1O/FRS6K98I69D7Z1O.SMALL.jpg onewoodtools Woodturning Lathe Tool Storage Problems Solved in this easy Woodworking Project video*For detailed instructions you can watch the YouTube video here http://youtu.be/3wlvdoKyFKgBuild a Lathe tool rack for your woodturning tools, this woodworking project is also an easy beginner’s project and solves y...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 18:06:28 PST
a wooden sword with burning art http://www.instructables.com/id/a-wooden-sword-with-burning-art/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:50:07 PST
Making a burl bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-burl-bowl/
Making a burl bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/J8SX/I63F0C7C/FWCJ8SXI63F0C7C.SMALL.jpg CJStephens This is my first Instructable, so please forgive any of my mistakes. I recently Stumbled across a Burl here on the farm. I am pretty sure that it is elm, witch I do not like working with. But burls are normally quite hard so it did not matter much in the end. Tools Things you will need. rotary/...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 08:56:10 PST
Paint Shavings Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Shavings-Hair-Clip/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:53:12 PST
My very first woodwork project http://www.instructables.com/id/My-very-first-woodwork-project/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 03:55:00 PST
Build An Elegant Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-An-Elegant-Wood-Lamp/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:35:48 PST
Custom Cross-cut Sled for Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cross-cut-Sled-for-Table-Saw/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 22:22:05 PST
Building a Wood Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder (for Kids!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Wood-Turtle-shaped-Crayon-Holder-for-Ki/
Building a Wood Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder (for Kids!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/48IM/I60035Q6/FRD48IMI60035Q6.SMALL.jpg therandomwoodworker Turtle-shaped Crayon Holder Check out my youtube channel at: www.youtube.com/therandomwoodworker for more content like this!I decided to build a neat little crayon holder for my grandkids. Simple, cheap, made from scrap wood, but I think it came out nice and they really loved it.I am adding mo...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 07:57:14 PST