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Craft and Hobbies

Moderator Walter
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Hey everyone, I have the luxury of working from home, but that also means I like to get out and about so I don't get "cabin fever" However, this cu ...

Tara86
Experienced Contributor
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It can be hard to keep kids entertained during school holidays- even more so given our current situation! One idea to help keep them entertained is bu ...

r23on
Super Contributor
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When life throws one a number of curve balls that prevent us from under taking the things we like to do, getting out into workshop, gardening, ect we ...

Bliv
New Contributor
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I used some 42x30 pine, 19mm dowel, Walnut coloured stain, and 4x of the 10kg spreading wall hooks.Made a frame and used a spade bit to drill holes 15 ...

davidjono
New Contributor
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Hi All - I would like to build a structure using Carinya Make-A-Brackets and just wondering what tools I should use to:a: cut them to sizeb: join diff ...

LePallet
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ThalmannDirk
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ThalmannDirk
Budding Contributor
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Presenting my collection of spray paint on surfboards, skateboards, snowboards but also furniture as chairs, tables,etc... Let me know what you think. ...

Jamespeter100
Established Contributor
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   The wheel puts most people off. So, a method where a circle is cut out of a section of pallet.  if you get keen, great to give away. In this pictur ...

LePallet
Super Contributor
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      Hear i have installed two long shelves in a pool room using my favourite brackets which make saves me time using actual floating brackets wit ...

MitchellM
Valued Contributor
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Break up crayons and lay them in the groove, melt with a heat gun.Scrap back excess so, crayon layer is flush with surface.Sand with orbital sander, t ...

woodenwookie
Established Contributor
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So I because we here in Taranaki had a long weekend I spent today in the workshop building a prototype of tower crane made by a children’s toy company ...

LePallet
Super Contributor
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Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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At Workshop we love to encourage everyone to have a go, and to celebrate a successful project. We're keen to hear from you about the best thing you ...

kaylah_rose
Experienced Contributor
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I was recently researching vertical and herb garden ideas. For myself there are two things that make or break my decision to undergo a project. 1. Is ...

Jimi
Budding Contributor
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   This is my wife's cubby from when she was a kid. Although the roof and floor was completely rotted - a sheet of yellow tongue, some left over m ...

LePallet
Super Contributor
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Jack250
New Contributor
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Hi, I’m new to woodworking and have seen on-line videos of people making ‘push sticks’ from differing materials. My question is are there any guidelin ...

mich1972
Junior Contributor
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So what do you do with a $2 Seagrass Mat 樂樂樂........... Turn it into an amazing handmade gift for someone special !!!! Get creative with cable ties , ...

MitchellM
Valued Contributor
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Currently at work we are installing frog ponds in schools around the local area. One of the challenges has been establishing plant life to provide sh ...

WoodenGregsWood
Junior Contributor
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I needed a new workbench for the garage. I pretty much made it up as I went along (no actual plans).    All it requires now is cupboard doors which ...

sophie_fernie
New Contributor
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Hi there! So I've been trying to make a new lid for my aquarium however it's conflicting with the already complex aquarium design. I cannot seem to f ...

bex26
Frequent Browser
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So I decided to give this only tv unit new life and transform it into a big bird cage for my little man.         

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