Category: "Ye Olde Taxidermist - HBS Creatin' Contest 2016"

Staining and painting unfinished furnishings

by brae  

I love kits, but sometimes a partially built or fully built unfinished furniture piece fits the bill.  First, there are some rather fancy unfinished pieces on the market that have no kit equivalent.  Second, sometimes the built piece saves headaches as… more »

No and yes...

by brae  

No, I haven't been in the milk.  My chin?  No, that's not milk.  Nope, nope.  Nothing to see here.  But, yes, that is the Creatin' Contest build on the table. Jasper is trying to give away my secrets.  :D more »

That's it! I'm leaving!

by brae  

Or "leafing" is perhaps the word I need here.  :D  I finally had some time to work on the maple tree again.  This is three hours of work, so that ought to tell you just how much time this will take.  I foresee many movies and TV marathons in my future.… more »

Under the maple tree - part 5

by brae  

Continuing work on the maple tree.  A real tree has a great deal more branches than the base I've created, and those branches taper into batches of leaves.  My purpose is to get the general feel of a maple tree and to accent the landscaping.  In the… more »

Rustic flooring

by brae  

I guess I have more for show and tell than I realized.  :D  I'm using the leftovers from The Artist's Studio flooring, various lengths of board Mike cut for me.  It's good to use pieces from my stash and it was just the look I wanted.  In this instance,… more »

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