Tiny House Campout Mini Festival in NC- w/NEW home added!

March 4, 2019 john 6 1118 02:33

THIS! We’re intentionally keeping it small as a live-build workshop (with talks, demos, camping allowed, and more!!!)- not too many slots left. We don’t want over 30 heads so as to keep it intimate. In fact the ratio of tiny house builders and hosts to students will be about one teacher for everything three students,…

Ikea Chair Graffiti Time Lapse (Roadside Salvage)

January 14, 2017 john 13 889 05:41

Speed sketch art by Derek “Deek” Diedricksen Had a little fun with this one. I found this chair on the side of the road, fixed it by knocking loose two rusted/broken bolts with some PB B’laster, wiped the chair down, then gave it a sharpie graffiti treatment with two markers- nothing more. I’ll later spray…

Tiny House Salvage/Re-purposing Challenge #1- What would YOU do?

July 30, 2016 john 122 2206 03:25

Contest ENDS August 6th….. (2016)- Art shipping prize to US residents only- if anyone outside the US wins, you’ll still receive the two plan sets…. Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV’s “Tiny House Builders”, and author of “Microshelters”) shows a few items he recently found at a transfer station/dump in Maine and talks about the potential of…

Box Truck Conversion Film Announcement (“The Re-Use Tiny House”)

June 29, 2016 john 11 2457 03:21

http://www.boxtruckfilm.com Alex Eaves (director of “Re-Use: Because You Can’t Recycle The Planet”) and Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV’s “Tiny House Builders”, and author of “Microshelters”) team up towards a film based around re-use in the world of building/alternative dwellings. In this project, they will chronicle their work on a mobile education/film screening vehicle (an out-of-service box…