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Category Archives: Projects

Giant bubbles

Something for the next sunny day. Instructables has instructions on how to make a giant bubble wand. Via Lifehacker.

Tardis bird feeder

Part orange juice carton, part time machine, part bird feeder. This project came from the BBC children’s show Blue Peter. The latest Dr Who – Matt Smith himself – turned out to show how it was done. Here are the instructions. The templates were tricky to print out. Try and scale them to fill the [...]

Little drifters

Canadian art blog Booooooom got scores of people around the world to build little boats with natural materials and set them afloat last month. Here’s our late entry drifting away in Ludlow, Shropshire. Bark hull, mast from a straight piece of “Contorted Filbert”, leaf sail and grass rigging. It was a very simple and satisfying [...]