Catapult Game – Catapult Battle Toy DIY

Simple games are often the most fun and this catapult game has proven to be just that. We wanted to create a game that took a little skill, was easy to make and could be easily replicated. All three categories have been checked for this toy. We have had a …

Begleri – Making A Wood Bead Toy

Begleri, this is a really cool toy we discovered recently from Kostas Annikas Deftereos and Shogun-Jimi on YouTube. This toy is both fun and nerve-wracking to play with at the same time. Our begleri is made from two small wood beads that we made using a sander and drill that …

Make A Teddy Bear out of Yarn

Who doesn’t love teddy bears? You loved them as a kid, your kids love them. They’re innocent, fun and an all around great toy or decoration. You can make a teddy bear┬átons of different ways, but one of our favorite ways to make them is with yarn; or more specifically, …

Make A DIY Wind Spinner

We’re not exactly sure what this is called, but we really like them. We’ve seen them hanging on porches and in flower beds before. We’ve also seen them in the store, but we’ve never bought one. They are probably made out of plastic for the most part, but we thought …

How To Make A Giant Slingshot

There is nothing more fun that flinging objects out of a giant slingshot. Well, a little more fun than that, is making your own. For this project we used some scrap wood, a couple of 2×4’s and an exercise band to make a giant slingshot that shoots surprisingly far. Watch …

Easy DIY Obstacle Course

Over the past few years I have helped renovate an old furniture store in our small town and turn it into an apartment complex. A lot of water lines needed to be ran through this building that holds 12 apartments. As a result, there was a lot of left over …

Make A Nerds Coaster

The whole idea for this project came from a family member. An aunt of ours absolutely loves Nerds candy. Her birthday was coming up soon and we thought it would be neat to cast some Nerds in resin and make a few coasters. It’s a really simple process and doesn’t …

Make DIY Vinyl Stickers

Through some trial and lots of error, we finally came up with a feasible way to make some vinyl-esque stickers. Using a combination of shipping labels and clear vinyl laminate we achieved what we think is the cheapest method with the best results. Sure, there are better ways to make …

Casting A Resin Tape Measure Clock

We’ve wanted to make a clock for some time now. We’ve also wanted to try molding and casting an object that was a bit bigger and more detailed so we could really test the limits of using Famowood Glaze Coat as a casting resin. The tape measure clock is the …

Make A Wood Coin Sorter

We’re change hoarders at heart. We love emptying our pockets into a giant jar and letting it sit for a good long while. What we don’t love is sorting or counting it. And I know, in the age of Coinstar and other various coin counters there really is no need …