One man's exploits in minimalism and the joys of doing it yourself.

Your Creations

Master builder Masaomi Kubo's rendition of Little Miss Sally

Micro trike

Experimenting with polyurethane scooter wheels.

Coro Teepee

I quick deployment coroplast shelter

Make willow furniture

It's easy with a few simple tools

The Wheel

Build this simple sumersault wheel. Too fun!

Here you will find an assortment of my random ideas and one off prototypes. Click on a tab above that interests you, then click on an image for more detailed pictures and video links.


This is an improved version of the pallet floor homeless shelter. This one also folds up for easy transport and storage.


Huberto Cartaya sent in these photos of 'White Star', his wonderful electric boat rendition of Little Miss Sally. Check out this and all the other DIY creations sent in by people from around the world.


This is a high mileage trike idea I've had for many years. Twice now I've tried to build this, but I'm retiring soon and plan on tackling this big project one more time. Stay tuned...


Don't forget to check out my 'Misc.' tab. There, you'll see numerous off-beat Do-it-yourself projects I've made like this PVC selfy stick