Category Archives: Prototype 1

Started Prototype 1

Sometime last week I received 8 2×2′ foam core squared.  This isn’t a popular size so I had to get them custom cut.   Why order 2 x2 boards instead of 4 x4 boards?  There are several reasons. 4×4 boards can’t … Continue reading

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New Wood Tiles

Just got some new wood tiles in the mail today.  I had already gotten some samples of some pretty nice “rounded” squares but I wasn’t sure if rounded corners were really the way to go.  Even though the squared corners … Continue reading

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Flex Iron aka Rubber Steel

I’ve been struggling for a while thinking about what would make the best base for my mosaic tiles.  It must be: Magnetic Cheap Preferably lightweight Finding this combination hasn’t been easy.  I could buy a 4×4 piece of steel for … Continue reading

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Got Wood

Great day… I received my 3×3″ wood cutouts in the mail.  These are surprisingly light and seem to be pretty uniform in size.  Thickness is not as uniform as I was expecting but I’m not sure that matters.  There are … Continue reading

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The Mosaic Project

This probably should have been my first post… Do you grow bored with your apartment furnishings and decorations – perhaps changing them frequently? Do you consider your self “artistically inclined”? Are you a do it yourself-er? Did you grow up … Continue reading

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New & Improved PostIt Board 48×48

I knew that I wanted to go for a 4 foot by 4 foot square.  This allows for 16×16 3″ squares which is just enough for a lot of simple old school sprites.  Plus, I just think squares look better.   … Continue reading

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Post-It art board 36×48

This was my first attempt at PostIt art.  I found a pretty cheap 36×48 Foam Core board at Office Depot and drew a grid of 3″ squares.  I figured the grid would make it much easier to place the squares … Continue reading

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