Win a copy of Homegrown Linen this week in the Plant Fibers forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education skip experiences global resources cider press projects digital market pie forums private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Anne Miller
  • Nicole Alderman
  • r ranson
  • Pearl Sutton
  • Mike Haasl
  • paul wheaton
  • Devaka Cooray
master gardeners:
  • Steve Thorn
  • Carla Burke
  • jordan barton
  • Leigh Tate
  • Greg Martin
  • Jay Angler
  • thomas rubino


Posts: 998
Location: Soutwest Ohio
homeschooling forest garden foraging rabbit tiny house books food preservation cooking writing woodworking homestead
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
This badge focus’ on construction, cabinetry and other fine woodworking. Using dimensional lumber (no plywood, particle board, OSB, etc) the badge seeker will construct these items. While power tools, screws, and nails will be allowed, there is an emphasis on joinery where reasonable.

Wood-burned artwork
Join 2 pieces of wood with a decent dovetail.
Complete 2 of the following:
- Craft a basic birdhouse.
- Craft a cookbook holder
- Build a hot box for cooking (retain for future homestead)
- Craft a bread box.
- Two-step stool.
- Sturdy wall-mounted shelf for heavy things. (6'x18" and able to hold 500 lbs)
- Wooden box or crate.
- Build a vermiculture bin to process kitchen scraps.
- Simple open toolbox.
- Craft a small bookshelf.


Under Construction


Under Construction


Under Construction
Posts: 10
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Would something like this tick the box for vermiculture bin?

Thought the cabinet idea was a nice idea to hide the messy stuff going on inside.
6 Ways To Keep Chickens - pdf download
will be released to subscribers in: soon!
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic