Giving gifts


Creations

Confession: I once wrote a blog post called The Great Bird-Dog Mystery, about some puzzling wooden objects that kept popping up around my town, nailed to fences and signs. The post was a little bit sassy and a little bit tongue-in-cheek, and I had it all typed up and ready to publish (Where do they […]

May 7, 2017

How to paint a checkerboard


Creations

Today I’m going to show you how to make a simple checkerboard and set of checkers with a little wood and paint. You will need: OneĀ 12″ x 12″ piece of wood or plywood A 12″ section of dowel, 1-1/8″ or 1-1/4″ in diameter Access to a power saw of some kind Four colors of paint: […]

August 13, 2013