Archive

Archive for September, 2012

Building a Blasting Cabinet

September 26, 2012 Leave a comment
Finished Cabinet

Finished Cabinet

I’ve been investigating how sand blasters work in order to speed up my learning curve. You see, I haven’t saved enough yet to purchase the required equipment, and it may take some time to accomplish this task, so I thought I’d build my own.  I needed a basic metallic structure to contain the [ Continue Reading at http://itfarmersblog.com/?p=2685 ]

Categories: General

New Direction

September 4, 2012 Leave a comment
Custom Etched Mug

Custom Etched Mug

I’ve still been picking Tomatoes and Potatoes, but I’ve posted lots of pictures of them in years past, so here’s something a bit more interesting: Glass Etching.

It all started a few months ago when I ran into a very interesting guy. He needed me to setup a computer and hook it to the internet for him, something I do freelance from time to time. We got along very well, and he offered to teach me Glass Etching. At first I could hear two voices speaking to me, one said “This is a rare opportunity to learn something new”, and the other spoke “What could you ever do with glass etching ?”. [ Continue Reading at http://itfarmersblog.com?p=2676 ]

 

Categories: General