magic sandbox

A magic sandbox I made for my 3 y.o. son’s birthday. Detailed BOM and source code included.

The result And the recipient at work ! If you want to stay updated with future news/developments about the project, just click here thomwolf.github.io/Magic-Sand/ Still pretty neat in daylight conditions ! (untreated pic) The principle of the magic sandbox is as follow: A kinect sensor checks the level of the sand, send it to a […]

Wanted to build my daughters a backyard paradise

Wanted to build my daughters a backyard paradise

The after image (fighting cancer with carpentry) Edit: Wow. I have no words for the amount of positivity, kindness and wonderful comments. Thank you reddit and all you amazing redditors. So, so, much. For those who said they couldn't find the timelapse, it's here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbKP-A2q0VQ And for everyone who was asking where I got the […]

kids car garage

Built my 3yr old son a garage for his birthday – I’m an all thumbs kinda guy

Finished product I'm fucking proud of this work – but please tell me if I've done something wrong and this thing is going to kill my son in some bizarre way. It still needs to be painted, and I'm also going to put some stone under the OSB-board on the ground, to try preventing it […]

Kitchen playset from an old entertainment center

Kitchen playset from an old entertainment center

Finished product first So my wife and I decided to build our son a play kitchen for his birthday. The door to the refrigerator is painted with chalkboard paint, it has a faucet, and "working range burners / oven burner". How it began We purchased this solid wood entertainment center from Goodwill for $20. After […]

converted my son's radio flyer wagon into a space shuttle

I converted my son’s radio flyer wagon into a space shuttle

Finished product first. The outfit included aviator glasses but he refused to wear them. My son loves watching Rocket launches on YouTube. Side view Blank canvas. I bought $10 worth of wood and started with a rough idea to build a frame that would fit on top of the Radio Flyer Drew a rough sketch […]