Archives: Hobbies

How Quilts Are Made

The making of regular or coverlid quilts is done as follows: When the patchwork is finished, it’s laid on a lining with layers of wool, polyester, or cotton batting between it and the lower lining. The patchwork or coverlid is basted on and then everything is fastened onto wooden frames ready for quilting. The frames • Read More »

Flying Model Rocket Safety Tips

Model rocketry has a very good safety record, but, although they are sold as toys, they still need to be handled with care. Here are some basic guidelines that you should be aware of if you are thinking of buying a child a model rocket. Recommended Minimum Age The recommended minimum age for flying model • Read More »

Building A Greenhouse

Outside gardeners that have a small greenhouse to nurture small seedlings have found that their greenhouse is handy as a hay rake after mowing day. After someone has owned a plant house for a few seasons, the next step is to build an addition and utilize the house or houses for crop production as well • Read More »

Best Accessories for Drones

Aerial photography has been developing rapidly in the past 3 years. If you have followed this trend and purchased a camera drone, you are about to have a lot of fun. But after a spending a while with the drone you’ll realise they do not look like the AMAZING photos you have seen on Instagram. • Read More »

Building A Magnetic Generator

It amounts to free energy. Believe it or not, the technology is here. Actually scientists have known how to build these for years. One of the leading ones was a man by the name of Nikola Tesla who pioneered the design in the early twentieth century. Tesla designed a motor that would run totally on • Read More »