New Cabinet

New cabinet and new cooler.  I installed a new stove at the start of the camping season. It was very straight forward and fit perfectly where the old MagicChef was for 40 years. The new stove gave me more storage room underneath and I wanted to draw out some plans to see what would work…

Aristocrat Trailer Logo + Vynl

I recreated the Aristocrat logo in vector format and cut the vynl to the correct scale. I had extra blue vynl so that was the color of the day! It took some doing in cutting it out with the plotter but after a few trails and test runs I got it cut out correctly. Is…

New Ceiling Screen – Aristocrat Trailer

Renee and I built and replaced the ceiling vent screen. The old one was brittle and fell apart after 40 plus years of use. Here is what we did. measured the old screen as a template cut out a solid square of .5 plywood with table saw cut 4 groves into the square .20 wide…

New Cutting Board

I had some left over bamboo in the studio, and decided to make a new cutting board with my son theo. We used a biscuit joiner and glued all the boards together. I used the old cutting board as a template so the fit was perfect. Sanded it down theo who is four said “its…

June 2014

Summer updates New ikea curtains USB electrical outlet (for cell phone and ipad) New battery Shelves in closet for ikea baskets Railing for bunk Things to do Reseal windows and roof

Shorewood Oregon, Sep 1, 2012

We camped at Shorewood rv near rock away beach. It was a nice spot over all, right up to the coast line! We must go back to that location again! Ran the fridge off of propane, worked well. Picked up a used 1967 Aristocrat icebox on the way back, I am going to restore that…

Dry camping deschutes river 8.25.12

All went well, we went dry camping with the Waineos. It was a little warm out but the nights were cool. I realize the fridge works better on propane than 110 power.

Aug 2, 2012 – Sherwood OR

Painted the stove and Fridge RED! Although I am going to replace the Fridge with a icebox this month. The Fridge is on its last leg and will not turn on when it wants to. I am going to look into the propane side of it. Before I take it out. I might just have…

July 4th Week – Pacific City Oregon – New Vinyl

Julie Anne found some great vinyl online. We decided to decorate the trailer in the 1970s video game bitmap theme. With the new bright white paint job and the vinyl the trailer is starting to come together. I also added a used car radio to the inside. It has a AUX input for music from…