15th Nov 2017

Soap Stamp

I’m making up some soap stamps! Can’t wait to try on soap!

10th Nov 2017

Clay Stamps

I’m making clay stamps and cookie cutters! Wow clay is fun! CNC and 3D printing is being deployed! Stand by for a report on this stuff!

10th Nov 2017

Pallet Wood Art

Pallet wood becomes a tree again. Other pallet wood art.

03rd Nov 2017

Parol Lantern Frame

I started making Parol Lanterns as a fund raising activity after Hurricane Haiyan on November 11, 2013. I’ve made various Parol Lantern designs using alternate materials such as cardboard and...

27th Oct 2017


I attempted to germinate some avocados with the cilantromatic project. No luck but recently hack613 member Sean managed to get a couple going! Watch this space for reports! Related: How...

26th Oct 2017

Tea Light Holders

I made these for a friend (on request). I’ve got enough material to make four more. Anybody want one?

26th Oct 2017

Powerlines Wall Art

Here are the experiments so far.  

25th Oct 2017

Flexographic Portraits

Doug and I have been working on this. We tried some lithographic experiments (and a few other things). The relief printing is really coming forward. This is really fun, if...

19th Oct 2017

Custom Vinyl Clocks Ottawa

These LP records were up for disposal so they’re receiving a new life as clocks (store). The project has been interesting. I come across items that are nostalgic for myself but I also discover music and...

19th Oct 2017

Heart Beat

I’ve started a new wearable electronics project. The working name of the project is Avatar and the first installment is called Heartbeat. It’s is a different approach than Firefly1 which tracked social...

19th Oct 2017

Integrated Circuit Earrings

Check out these IC Earrings.

01st Oct 2017


Portraits of 20 Ottawa Icons. Please comment with your suggestion of how to improve this list! This project is in progress. Below is the current work queue. I suppose we...

01st Oct 2017

Key Holders

Cooked the first one out today. This is made from a fragment of pallet wood I found in a parking lot. This stuff cleans up really well. 🙂

22nd Sep 2017

Linoleum Block Printing

I am able to make linoleum stamps! I made a proof of concept by making a business card for Ray’s project. I printed these cards using acrylic paint and adding...

22nd Sep 2017

Seed Germination

Pengcheng, Steve and I are growing a  batch of basil and other herbs. I just started it this morning. There are three types of basil, chili and jalapeno.

21st Sep 2017

Business Card Holders

Fun way to chop up scrap pine wood!