I Love to Build Things With My Hands

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    My father is a contractor,

    so I sort of grew up with a hammer in my hands. I prefer to build all of my own furniture or refurbish good finds. Anytime I see something that I want, whether it be jewelry, a shelf, some kind of decor piece, I know that I can make it myself, so I do. My next project is a cat...
    Brandybucklotr Brandybucklotr
    26-30, F
    Sep 13, 2015

    I am so happy I've been making pens

    for family and friends all month long and I am almost done, they are turning out so beautifully. The fountain pen was the first one I did and is also mine :D
    sofiadragon1979 sofiadragon1979
    31-35, T
    Nov 16, 2015

    "Before There Construction, There Must First Be Destruction."

    That quote is from Tim Allen aka Tim the tool man Taylor from the show Home Improvement, aka Tool Time. Those who have read other posts that I have done already know that I love to tear things apart just to see how they work. On the other side of that obsession, however, I love...
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    Jan 31, 2009
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