oh man, where to begin? i love sports—especially when my team is kicking ass. wouldn’t it be swell if i had a wall mounted device that showed me the current standings? well, with gears, stepper motors, and microchips, that’s my goal. digital → analog.
for a while now, my inner nerd has been devising concept for the ultimate settlers of catan game board. until recently, i’ve been intimidated by the amount of precision needed to tackle the hexagonal vision. however, now with help robots attached to routers, even the most complicated job is achievable!
underway in the workshop is a modular shelving/storage unit. when all is said and done, it will hold most of the crap i own. preliminary measurements estimate that this project will require seven sheets of plywood, which will then be cut into over 240 unique interlocking pieces.
the roommates and i have been working on this little lamp making venture we’re calling, ‘hemlocke’. when edison bulb meets succulent, some tasteful lighting happens.
after five years of not participating in the christmas holiday spirit, i feel it’s important to get in touch with my childhood roots and put up some decorations. my display will be a tribute to the classic movie, “a christmas story.” hopefully the neighbors don’t mind.