Experimenting with junk wood to see whether I can recreate the pattern I made in Gimp. Yes and no, and it's harder when the finish is over thick.

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The more I use the more I like it. Did you know it has a reflective symmetry painting option? I'm using it to design patterns that I'll carve into the dark wood of the box.

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It looks the same as the last shot, but the two halves are now glued together in complete units.

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I'm just so pleased. I started cutting two years ago feeling certain that the squares would be all wonky. And they aren't; they're perfect. Huzzah for good equipment.

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Did a redesign of the board, now that I'm pretty sure I can cut joints.

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It looks like I need to generate another 16 or so squares. Luckily I have spare wood, and now I have the equipment!

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Some revisions to the weather monitor by the closet. I've removed some superfluous content and added a forecast for tomorrow so my partner can plan her outfit.

Some graphical changes: I added new icons for snow and fog, and reduced the thickness of borders. Approaching the point where I'll post the code and the build.

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A certain population doesn't like my youtube video on internet trolls. 🙃

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Using .io to look at values for two plots of land over decades. One is a pond that appears to be covered in algae - I expect the green to come and go with the seasons. The other is a plot that I know has been under construction for years - I expect a sudden drop when the land was cleared.

"Mission Economy" by Mariana Mazzucato. A call for stakeholder, rather than shareholder .

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