If it wasn't for the last minute, nothing would get done.
Never is this more true that when it comes to building gifts for the holidays. Sure, like many of you, I get the vision in my head of that perfect holiday scenario - surrounded by the ones I love as they squeal with delight holding the presents I carefully crafted for each of them.
Then, reality sets in. There's work. Driving the kids everywhere. Housework. Stuff I have to fix. Before you know it, it's the last minute, and I'm wracking my brains, looking for an easy project to build that won't take a whole lot of material or a whole lot of time to finish.
That's why the Modern Woodworkers Association is partnering with our friends at the Gorilla Glue Company to run the second annual Last Minute Elf extravaganza.
The idea is simple... this group of mischievous elves:
|We three dweebs...|
We are coming up with some special prize packages for the best ideas for some different categories, including:
- Best Turned project
- Greenest project (using recycled materials)
- Best project that will fit inside a large USPS flat rate shipping box (12 inches x 12 inches x 5 1/2 inches)
- Best gift for a child
- Best gift for an adult
- Coolest tip to build a holiday project on time