I had a choice of several papercrafts to post this week, but since this is Halloween, I decided to share Chester the Treasure Guardian with you guys! Here’s to all the Dread Pirates and the Bloody Buccaneers that’ll roam the streets on Halloween! Chester is a magic treasure chest full […]

Papercraft: Chester the Treasure Guardian


This post is not sponsored in any way by Shapeways. Content, opinion and money spent are my own entirely. I’ve wanted a 3D printer for a while now, but I’ve never been ready (yet) for the price the maintenance time they seem to require – although both DIY and commercial […]

Tested: Shapeways


This is Halloween, this is Halloweee…Ahem. Treat yourself to a Tiny Tombstone ready to customize on a crisp fall day, in between carving pumpkins and two cups of hot cocoa (it’s always hot cocoa weather)! I wanted to make something fun and easy to make with just about anyone for […]

Papercraft: Tiny Tombstone



While Christina was shopping for her tattooing professional library at Half Price Books a few days ago, I ventured to the DIY section and found a copy of James Lo’s Construct your own paper robots. The first half of the book introduces the lives of Robot City residents and explains […]

Papercraft – Blank Paper Toy


So last week and kinda last minute, Christina and I went to the MegaMeMoMeetUp in downtown Kansas City! MeMo stands for Mere Mortals, an online community built around woodworking and home improvement helping to empower its members with the confidence – and knowledge! – necessary to tackle things one could […]

MegaMeMoMeetUp 2015 – Kansas City


Shooting date: August 3rd, 2015 Location: Shawnee, Kansas, United States of America Map: https://goo.gl/MQqoOr Website: http://jcprd.com/parks_facilities/shawnee_mission.cfm As some of you know, I just moved to the US and what better way to get used to your new surroundings than to go out and explore on foot – as much as […]

10 Minutes Postcard – Shawnee Mission Park, Kansas, USA



Christina and I attended the 2015 MegaMeMoMeetup in Kansas City last Saturday and we met a lot of great people there. A lot of them have launched or are interested in launching their own YouTube channels dedicated to woordworking. One thing leading to another, I ended up thinking all the […]

How to make everything (and complex chains everywhere)


Shooting date: August 3rd, 2015 Location: Nice, France Map: https://goo.gl/0sBPBh Website: https://www.nice.fr/fr/parcs-et-jardins/le-jardin-du-monastere-de-cimiez I hope you enjoyed this postcard! We’ll go and check out my new home in Kansas very soon in the next poscard!

10 minutes postcard: Roseraie du Monastère, Nice, France


Shooting date: July 22nd, 2015 Location: Paris, France Map: https://goo.gl/UeWPZC Website: http://www.louvre.fr/en/ The Louvre is a go-to for most tourists in Paris right up there with the Eiffel Tower : the Cour Napoléon courtyard where this video was shot is constantly full but for most people, it’s just a (sometimes […]

10 minutes postcard: Le Louvre, Paris, France



Shooting date: July 22nd, 2015 Location: Epinay sur Seine, Seine-Saint-Denis, France Map: https://goo.gl/5LmeLp As Christina and I are about to leave the country for good, I picked up the camera and shot the view from the banks of the river one street over. Brace yourself for some quietness (people often […]

10 minutes postcard: La Seine, Epinay sur Seine, France