Month: February 2015

Fun Little ‘Vintage’ Signs

These little signs have been a huge success! Simple to make and inexpensive, they are well within the reach of  anyone with very modest woodworking and computer skills! Supplies: 3.5 and/or 5.5 inch constructions grade boards hammer, saw and drill with 1/8 – 1/4 inch drill bit paint, sandpaper putty knife or scraper jute or wire Orange Oil and a spoon Step 1:… Read more →

Tap handle switch for Edison Lamps

Not being an electrician by any stretch, it took me quite a while to figure out how to make this work. Not to mention looking a little deranged in Home Depot by asking for the ‘impossible’ part! As it turned out (or on?), the magic ingredient  is one thin little washer that fits perfectly on the switch and then inside… Read more →