Santa Claus for diyers

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If there were such a Santa Claus, which skill would you want Santa to bring you? Or which project would you like to do that you could magically afford?

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  • Patricia Fisher Patricia Fisher on Dec 23, 2017
    Great question, Emily!! Unfortunately, I live in low income senior citizens and not allowed to change or update or have certain things repaired myself, or by friend's. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you.

  • Emily Emily on Dec 23, 2017
    Thanks Patricia and the same to you!

  • Judy Judy on Dec 23, 2017
    Lots of cleaning, and sorting. I would also like more sewing ability. Thank you.

  • Nancy Turner Nancy Turner on Dec 23, 2017
    I would love to be able to transform my blah counter tops. I would also wish for all the DIY skills my hubby has and has trouble using now so that I could take over repairs and be able to build things like he can.

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    • Nancy Turner Nancy Turner on Dec 26, 2017
      I wish it was that easy, he has his own style of doing things, but they turn out right every time. He is an electromechanical engineer by schooling and can do things that I don't even want to attempt fo my safety. He can do or fix everything and I have participated in lots of the things he can do (I can tear down and clean and put back together a Holley carburetor in my sleep and even make my own jets for it), but there are so many little things that I can't do even though I have tried to learn, like welding (totally scared of it), soldering (can't get the solder on right for the life of me) and others that I just can't do (hands have bothered me for twenty years and are not strong enough, even though I am really strong in all the other muscles). I just wish I could do things as well as he does.

  • Fiddledd224 Fiddledd224 on Dec 23, 2017
    Patience! I always want to rush projects, so this would be my wish.

  • TAMMY SPALSBURY TAMMY SPALSBURY on Dec 24, 2017
    I would Love to be able to build furnitur, or anything I like.

  • Patricia Fisher Patricia Fisher on Dec 26, 2017
    Yes, I agree. Good well built furniture to last no matter what decor you prefer.

  • Ana Bacallao Ana Bacallao on Dec 26, 2017
    I wish i could do real woodworking projects using saws etc..,

  • Barbara Baldwin Barbara Baldwin on Dec 26, 2017
    Does learning to play an accordion, a fiddle, a piano and a bodhran qualify?

  • Judy Judy on Dec 26, 2017
    Yes, this is true, tho with patience, it is easier to sew, and make things for our home. It is always great to learn, and try diff. patterns, and subjects to make. We can always make items for the less fortunate. Have a lovely day, J.

  • Judy Judy on Dec 26, 2017
    Lots of best wishes, to you. Our blessings are overflowing, and I would love to pass the talents and blessings out, but, these are all learned on the rough road. That all takes time, and endurance. Lots of peace and joy for '18!!!

  • Judy Judy on Dec 26, 2017
    The answer is above.