Monthly Archives: June 2009

Kids on the Rocks

Phil emailed me earlier in the week and asked if I wanted to ride along to this Kids on the Rocks event.  It was hosted by the Mud Sweat & Gears 4WD club out of Sonora.  They take mentally handicapped … Continue reading

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whip out a couple of turtle balls…

and see what happens!     a lady Melanie works with saw the photos and said, oh, how cute. she then raced home, and called all the girls in her bowling league, "Get out those old balls, ladies!, I have … Continue reading

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mini fj40 project

I had not mentioned that I am also working on a mini fj40 project.  I came across this Hot Wheel sized toy/replica years ago (not an actual Hot Wheels, or even Matchbox, I think it was made in China).   When … Continue reading

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Turtle Ball #2

finished the details on the second turtle ball.       there a few other pics in the photo album   http://cid-837d246d249fbdd9.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Hillbilly%20%20Workshop/Turtle%20Balls    

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Turtle Ball #1

to recap; Melanie saw a guy on the web who was painting old bowling balls to look like ladybugs.  he would roll them around his lawn. anyhow, she wanted to turn some into turtles.  it took some time, but she … Continue reading

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Turtle Balls

the mission: to turn two old bowling balls into turtles.       why? Melanie saw a guy on the web that was painting bowling balls to look like ladybugs, for yard decoration. so, she was determined to have bowling … Continue reading

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