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August 2016

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick Toy Delivery by Shire Woodworking Club

Extract from August newsletter (my trucks are on the left side in the middle): Delivery on Friday 22 July of 217 items for the Child Life and Music Therapists at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick. They are are always grateful for contributions to their work with the young patients in their care. Charitable Toy & Item delivery count for 2016 to date = 424[...]

Wood toy garage – updated 2015 plank competition entry.

I submitted this toy garage as my 2015 entry for the Shire Woodworking Club Plank Competition: It is completely made from a plank of radiata pine with domino's and dowels. Main feedback was that it wasn't easily identifiable as a toy garage and looked incomplete. I changed the paint on the top and base plus added some stickers I bought on eBay then sealed them with Gloss Mod Podge: There is going to be a stall at the club next month for the council elections so hopefully this will be sold; I will be interes[...]