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Ultra Stick Project – #2

The last time you saw the Mousecedes Benz, it looked like this: Looking at this frame it looks a bit fragile. I asked Jay how in the world the wings would stay on without being torn off? It seems that … Continue reading

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Project Linus Blanket #6

After installing my sewing shelves I realized that I have a LOT of yarn. When I was looking for yarn to make my next blanket Chester and I studied the many skeins in my shelves. It was a bit rough … Continue reading

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Ultra Stick Project – #1

This is an Ultra Stick RC Airplane. You can find this on Hobby Zone’s website for $175. The wingspan is around 50″ and overall length is just under that number. Please keep this in mind as you continue to read … Continue reading

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NSM – 2017 Quilt Show

I have some good news and bad news. The good news is that I went to the quilt show and took pictures. The bad news is that my camera battery died when I was barely a quarter of the way … Continue reading

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A Barn (Addition) Raising

This summer my sister came up for a week in July. While she was here she helped my dad start the addition that he wanted to build onto his barn. This was in 2005 after the barn was completed. Or … Continue reading

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NSM – Sewing Room Organization

I almost forgot all about National Sewing Month (NSM) as I’ve been trying to grasp and claw at every last little bit of summer before it goes away. Unfortunately, Fall is arriving despite my best efforts so I need to … Continue reading

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Smaller Woodworking Projects

Previously I have posted the gifts that I sewed for Jay’s cousin’s baby. I had an idea for Jay to be able to make something for the baby, too. His cousin’s husband is a huge Pittsburgh Penguins fan, so this … Continue reading

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