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DiResta: Spoon on a Lathe

A few months back I made a spoon using the bandsaw. While I was making that spoon I was thinking...

Latest Food & Beverage Projects

Create a Smart Beer Fridge with a Raspberry Pi

Create a Smart Beer Fridge with a Raspberry Pi

Learn how to remotely monitor your beer fridge...

Jamie Bailey

  • Difficulty: Moderate
Bake These Easy BB-8 Cupcakes

Bake These Easy BB-8 Cupcakes

Everyone is clamoring about the newest, cutest Star...

Sophia Smith

Make a Fishing Lure from a Flattened Penny

When I was a kid we liked to put coins on a railroad tracks to squash them flat. You remember...

Latest Fun & Games Projects

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

A kid's homework table lifts up to reveal...

Jeff Highsmith

  • Difficulty: Difficult
Board Game Box Organizer to Keep Pieces Tidy

Board Game Box Organizer to Keep Pieces Tidy

This board game box insert is an easy...

Chelsea Wirth

DiResta: Makerspace Tables

My friend Dr. Danny Aviv, a STEM educator, asked me to create 15 tables for his new makerspace, The Idea...

Latest Furniture Projects

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

A kid's homework table lifts up to reveal...

Jeff Highsmith

  • Difficulty: Difficult
Rheoscopic Disc Coffee Table

Rheoscopic Disc Coffee Table

Make this spinning, swirling, self-contained liquid disc and...

Ben Krasnow

  • Time Required: A Weekend

DiResta: Log Birdhouse

A few weeks ago I made a video on carving a spoon. The design was random and I improvised it...

Latest Gardening Projects

Build a Mortarless Stone Retaining Wall

Build a Mortarless Stone Retaining Wall

This post will show you how to build...

Sam DeRose

  • Difficulty: Moderate
Build a Motorized System for Raising and Lowering Hanging Plants

Build a Motorized System for Raising and Lowering Hanging Plants

Hanging plants are a great way to add...

Jason Poel Smith

  • Difficulty: Moderate

Automate Your Window Shades with the Mini Blind Minder & Weekend Projects

The Mini Blind Minder is the latest addition to our beginner-friendly series of Weekend Projects. While the project's difficulty is...

Latest Hacks Projects

Build a Working Wooden Mouse

Build a Working Wooden Mouse

In this project, you will make your own...

Sam DeRose

  • Difficulty: Moderate
Exploring Augmented Reality with Vuforia and Unity

Exploring Augmented Reality with Vuforia and Unity

Learn how to map a digital image to...

Adam Lukasik

  • Difficulty: Difficult

Making Fun: Kid’s Room Spacecraft

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfY-SlC2XHc When I was building the Mission Control Desk for my older son's room, it became clear that we would...

Latest Kids & Family Projects

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

How to Build a Mission Control Desk

A kid's homework table lifts up to reveal...

Jeff Highsmith

  • Difficulty: Difficult
Fold and Fly a Speed Jet Paper Glider

Fold and Fly a Speed Jet Paper Glider

Built to mimic designs of the Stealth Bomber,...

Jose German Tapia