Spice Rack

Design Situation

Every house needs a spice rack. It doesn’t take long to collect a number of spice jars for different recipes. The problem with collecting all these spices is finding the right spice without wasting time sorting through the pantry.
Design Brief

A way of organising spices so that a number of spices can be neatly stored …

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End Grain Chopping Board

Design Situation

To compliment the spice rack, every house needs a decent chopping board. I’ve never been a fan of plastic or glass boards and we’re always had some type of wooden chopping board. There are endless tutorials and designs on making them so I figured I’d have a crack at it with some victorian ash …

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MS Word 2010 – Setting a Background Image

Although a background image can be set in the fill settings. A more accurate way is to set the background image through the custom watermark feature. The trick to making this work is resizing your background image to the same size as your word document.

MS Word 2010 – A3 Size Document Setup

Here’s a quick tip on setting up an A3 sized document in Microsoft Word. If your installed printer can’t print A3 then word won’t let you setup an A3 document. This can be overcome by changing the printer to something like Adobe PDF or XPS Document Writer. This will allow you to choose a variety of different sized documents.