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Craft

New folk artefacts and items

In addition to my artistic practice and illustration work I am invested in the exploration of craft in it’s different forms, especially the study of older, more low-tech methods of making things. This section regroups some of my craft work and some of my collected notes and knowledge.

Cottage restoration

Cottage restoration

Resources and notes on the restoration of Irish cottages
Tattoo station setup

Tattoo station setup

My step by step process to setup and teardown a tattoo station safely
Tattoo stencil

Tattoo stencil

How to create a tattoo stencil and apply it on the skin
Crust paper props

Crust paper props

Paper props inspired by the narrated story Crust
Vampire Lock

Vampire Lock

A working vampiric lock, recovered from the depths of the abyss
Flail prop

Flail prop

A totally non-historically correct flail replica
Repainted toy scythe

Repainted toy scythe

A repainted prop scythe with a Giger-esque feel to it
Research links

Research links

Where I keep my references for crafting, low-tech, permacomputing and low-bandwidth web projects.
Tattooing

Tattooing

My notes on tattooing tools, technique and safety
Leather belt

Leather belt

My day-to-day leather belt
Make yourself a website

Make yourself a website

Escape the boring and controlling grid of social media and give your words, your work and yourself a better place to live on the web
Resilient computer

Resilient computer

Building a resilient, low-power DIY computer
Vambit conversion

Vambit conversion

Conversion and repaint of a small toy made by some friends
Hammer handle

Hammer handle

Remaking an oak handle for a small ball-peen hammer
Tool chest

Tool chest

Wall-mounted tool chest for my hand tools
Wood species

Wood species

Wood species, their uses, notes sustainable lumber and tips on how to find some
Coat hanger

Coat hanger

Neo-gothic coat hanger with cast iron hardware
Guillotine model

Guillotine model

Wooden semi-functionnal guillotine model
Scrying mirror

Scrying mirror

Hand made frame for an obsidian scrying mirror
Dread distortion pedal

Dread distortion pedal

One of a kind distortion pedal in an engraved enclosure
Folk magic wands

Folk magic wands

Collection of hand-made folk magic wands
Fox ritual doll

Fox ritual doll

Small fox wooden ritual doll
Low-tech

Low-tech

Thoughts, research and resources on low tech solutions
Death ritual doll

Death ritual doll

Hand carved wooden ritual doll symbolizing death
Off-grid living

Off-grid living

Notes on off-grid living
Altar of inspiration

Altar of inspiration

Small altar made of found and hand-made objects to inspire creativity