Fabric mask

Fabric mask

I’ve been testing out several different tutorials this week, with different variations. So far this is my favourite one to make. Although cutting out the fabric takes a little longer than the pleated masks, the sewing part is much much quicker. There’s 2...
Crochet Mini Octopus

Crochet Mini Octopus

Key:CH = Chain stitchDC = Double CrochetDC2Tog – slip 2 stitches onto your hook before making the DC stitch in roder to reduce the number of stitches overall.SS = Slip StitchTR = Treble Crochet This will be crocheted in the round. Start with 2 CH and then make 6 DC...
Adventures in Coding: Javascript

Adventures in Coding: Javascript

Following some successes with the Bet Generator in both Python & C I turned my attention to the project work with the kids from Little Sandbox. The key elements that would be needed for the Kerbinator project, as far as I could tell were:A map,a database that...
Make your own: Brookside board game

Make your own: Brookside board game

In 2017 my other half (OH) and I, started watching Brookside from the beginning. We are currently at the tail end of 1986 – one of Brookie’s finest years, featuring storylines such as: Tracey Corkhill’s affair with her teacher, Sheila’s rape,...
Make Your Own: Bet Generator Money Box

Make Your Own: Bet Generator Money Box

In this make I’ve built a money box with a bet generator using an Arduino. For more information on why you can read previous blog entries and follow the progress I made in working out this build. But here I present you with the instructions to make something...