Tag Archives: woodworking

TLDW: State of The Junior Report

I made this long, rambling video to capture what Junior has been like in his first three weeks of service as my pimp mobile house *before* I make any major changes. I discuss a lot of the design issues en-route, … Continue reading

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Collaborate Tool Drooling at Portland ADX

Neil and I were blown away by Portland Art and Design (ATX) on a tour recently. It’s a huge co-workshop with tons of shared space and storage, plus a very comprehensive wood shop, metal shop, screen printing shop, jewelry shop, … Continue reading

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Reclaiming the Reclaimed

I found this oddly wonderful folding table contraption outside Wheatsville: It was made mostly of nice cedar, and had some parts I wanted for my folding bed project, so I ganked it and took it apart. The best part is … Continue reading

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Refining My Platform for November

Both Lee and I probably have to be out of this trailer by the 15th. In the period of time, we’re trying to get a small house built for him under the roof of the barn, and my yurt platform … Continue reading

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Zen Building in the Forests of Oregon

Of all the tiny house videos I’ve watched recently, this one has the most soul.

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Yurt Shrinkage 100% Successful

I’m standing right in the middle directly under the ring. I spent most of today executing on my previous plans to shrink the yurt. It was *hard* to cut my baby! Despite all my careful planning, things can always go … Continue reading

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Shrinkage

I’ve stayed in my yurt in its current size for eight weeks. I made it was because I want to build my own house, and have it be *exactly* the right size. I’d start with something I *knew* would be … Continue reading

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