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I am an inexperienced builder. Before starting to build this wagon, I had only build some small things under the experienced guidance of my school teacher. So I did have …
2018 has arrived, winter has kept be from writing blogs apparently. But not from moving forward! 2018, it's gonna be my year. Why? Read this blog and you'll find out. Wagon Most …
So much has happened! It's incredible. The walls are standing up, the framework is  almost fully completed, the wagon actually has a shape now! Did you see the pictures already? …
Herman Brood (1979)
When I started this adventure I wanted to use a lot of second hand material: giving that a second life, and saving in money, seemed like a good idea. I …
The wagon It's moving forward with the wagon! The crowdfunding has given me about €1000,- on- and offline together, which is a great start to get building. First I had to …
Evenaar & Partners - Ideeën en dromen, daar leef ik op. Op alles kan ik wel een creatieve oplossing bedenken. Ik heb overal een visie op die net anders is …
https://youtu.be/XVZOjNwf5SY Crowdfunding is a week on the go! It's super awesome to do, every day I'm spending at least an hour or 2 making up new posts, new pictures, new mailings, …
It's finally time: I got rid of the welfare, which means I can start the crowdfunding! I'm already busy with the wagon, but in order to buy all materials I'm …
Well yeah, it really is! The time to work out is coming up soon: the flowers started blooming, birds are singing and in between the raindrops the sun starts to …
It's way to late but still: happy new year! I haven't been writing since new year, so I guess it's about time. What's the status quo at the moment? Well, I've …
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLri3bjXbI4 The 3th welder I've been in contact with would come some weeks ago, to have a look at the frame of the Vardo. The visit costs money, and I want …
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQpi7zGR6u0 Google keeps suprising me - all of a sudden, when I just wanted to add the pictures of the felted creatures I've made to the website, there is a whole …
It's true, autumn is giving life. Sounds super alternative, but at the moment I'm busy with all that my parents garden has to give us. Many many kilo's of apples, …
It was the 17th of June that I arrived back in the Netherlands, its 3 months ago now. Lately I've been thinking about how it is to return back to …
The day after a guy came to pick up (literally!) the old frame, making it fly through the air, my uncle came just as unexpected to bring the new frame. …
Thunder has been coming over the house. Last night the lightning was incredible, and half the village had power issues. We didn't, but the dog was barking to warn us …
The past 2 weeks I've been visiting Amsterdam, since there was the big festival of Europride, and my friend was on holiday so I had a house to stay and …
There is still no new wagon, just to answer the first question and the main question on my mind... But, I have been driving around in the car with my …
Finally, there is news to tell about my Vardo project! Lately I've been busy with felting beautiful pieces of wool, training myself in cutting wood into small pieces, gathering a little …
It is now the 10th day of being back in the Netherlands and of seriously working on the Vardo. I've been living for 2 years abroad, in Sweden, a bit …
Returning topics of discussions are my travel plans and the concept of tiny houses: am I going to build a tiny house? For the second question I have no clear …
After the discussion of the breaks and the springs, today the discussion got to something even more basic: is the iron of the wagon of a proper quality? While I …
Today the main question of discussion is whether to keep this wagon, or to get another one. I've been cleaning the wagon thoroughly today, and all its ups and downs …