How to Make a Knife

​ Christmas is just around the corner and my dad is really hard to shop for. He's the stereotypical "wants nothing" kind of person. He does carry a knife and I thought making some custom scales from a tree on the farm would be a really cool gift! I wanted to make a cool handle, with minimal labor and material. There are many different knife kit opt...
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Day 13 DIY Candy Cane!

Day 13 DIY Candy Cane!
​Items Needed ​1"x4"x12" Piece of scrap pine Candy Cane Template (I just google "candy cane silhouette") 3M General Purpose Spray Adhesive  DAP Rapid Fuse Wood Adhesive Folk Art Acrylic Paint  #429 - Winter White Folk Art Acrylic Paint  #435 Napthol Crimson  Scroll Saw Drill Bandsaw Torch Nyalox Flap Brushes (40, 120, 220 g...
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Spooky Ghost DIY Tutorial

Spooky Ghost DIY Tutorial
"Spooky" is part of the limited edition Pica Line of fall decor for 2017.  As a limited run only five of each design was made they are all numbered and indexed.  If you are interested in purchasing an original you can certainly check my Etsy  to see the availability!  (Note: The version created for this tutorial is not part...
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Revealed Grain Tulip

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​Items Needed ​Ryobi 16" Scroll Saw 1"x8"x? piece of scrap pine TRANSFAST Wood Dye Powder - Coral Pink& Medium Green Ryobi Drill Dico Nyalox Flap Brushes 80, 120, 220 grits Torch  DAP Rapidfuse  Spray Adhesive  I think it's been a million years since my last blog post... yeah... sorry about that. So here is a quick and easy ...
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Valentine Heart Frame

Valentine Heart Frame
​These Spalted Sycamore Heart frames are super easy to make and sell very quickly! They feature a modular design so after Valentines Day is over you can simply remove the Revealed Grain insert  and place anything into the frame!    I wo uld like to thank my good friends Sam of DIY Huntress Adam of Lazy Guy DIY Tamar of 3x3 Custo...
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Rustic 4x4 Pumpkins Tutorial

Rustic 4x4 Pumpkins Tutorial
A ton of maker's fall line at one point or another carried the mega-popular 4"x4" rustic pumpkins. If you do a quick Etsy or Pinterest search for 4x4 pumpkin you'll see an array of different styles, decorative ideas and sizes. It's a no-brainer to add them to your line, they're quick, easy to make, and this style will offer a bit more appeal to you...
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