It’s not unusual for me to take the scissors to a fabric work in progress but I rarely hack away half in one go. But sometimes it just has to be done. Anyone who has ever made anything knows the feeling – it’s just not working – but a frequent sin is to fall in …
Another addition to the fleet, soon to be on sale with the rest at Basically Wooden – MixPly.
I finally got round to painting one or two models, using a tiny amount of acrylic, two coats. I don’t supply paint in the kits but they are very cheap, at pound shops and such. Models are on sale at Basically Wooden.
A little work to correct some errors and it is ready. This is the rear paddle version, which proved easier to design and seems to be well received. On sale soon.
I went to Ross-on-Wye yesterday where my son Luke has a lovely organic food shop, Field Fayre. The town has started having a craft market on Saturdays; Field Fayre has some homemade items and I thought we might sell some of the MixPly models. That did happen but the day was slow regarding sales. …
Just finished re-mounting this piece, which is for sale, £380.
A trip through the rain to Basically Wooden in Devon to collect many laser-cut toy boats, ready for packaging and hopefully for some sales. Sue and Andrew at Basically Wooden design, laser-cut and assemble fine objects for the gaming world, and some other items. They have just made a new dice tower, really lovely. They …