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How to Make Wooden Farm Toys Book How to Make Wooden Farm Toys Book

I have just released a new book with the plans for the wooden farm toys I have been... 

Initial Design of an Entryway Locker Initial Design of an Entryway Locker

I have just finished creating a model of an entryway locker that I plan to start... 

How to Make a Doll Sleeping Bag How to Make a Doll Sleeping Bag

My daughter’s dolly needed a warm place to sleep, so we went to our scrap fabric... 

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Holiday Projects

The Stockings Were Hung…  Build a Simple Wall Hanging for your Christmas Stockings The Stockings Were Hung… Build a Simple Wall Hanging for your Christmas Stockings

Everybody knows that the stockings were hung by the chimney with care, but what... 

Simple Snowman Fleece Tie Pillow! Simple Snowman Fleece Tie Pillow!

Looking for a holiday craft to do with your kids? This easy to make snowman pillow... 

Make a Turkey from Felt and a Clay Pot Make a Turkey from Felt and a Clay Pot

The next few posts on justbuildstuff.com are going to be about building the turkey... 

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Featured Projects

Flower Coat Hook Pattern Flower Coat Hook Pattern

After the  article “Paint the Flowers on the Wall” we have had some interest in the pattern to make one of these flower coat hooks.  I made a pattern and some instructions to cut out one of these flower hooks yourself you can download a pdf of the plans by clicking here or on the image below. Remember to drill the center to 1/2 inch diameter... [Read more of this review]

Initial Design of an Entryway Locker Initial Design of an Entryway Locker

I have just finished creating a model of an entryway locker that I plan to start building soon as a donation to for a local charity dinner.  When finished I will post pictures of the construction and detailed plans. Click on the picture below to be able to interact with a 3D PDF model of the Locker.  Note you will need Adobe Acrobat reader installed... [Read more of this review]

Featherboard Pattern Featherboard Pattern

I needed a feather-board to guide some wood through my router so I drew up this quick feather-board pattern.  Click here for the full size pdf pattern or click on the picture of the pattern below. Pattern to cut featherboard I made my featherboard from some 1/2″ thick plastic I had purchased from a surplus pile at a local hardware store. Featherboard... [Read more of this review]

Toy Saw Pattern and Instructions Toy Saw Pattern and Instructions

Even a kids toolbox is not complete without a good saw.  For filling out that toddler toolbox you can download our pattern and cut one on yourself. This toy saw can be made from a scrap of 1/4″ plywood or any other 1/4″ thick material you choose.  It consists of three pieces easily cut on a scroll saw.  Click here or on the picture below... [Read more of this review]

Spoon Pattern Spoon Pattern

A friend mentioned he needed a pattern to cut out a wooden spoon, so I quickly made one up.  You could use this for a real cooking spoon or you could scale it down and use it for a play spoon. Click here to download or click on picture spoon pattern  Read More →

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