A fore edge illustration on Asimov's Forward the Foundation

A fore edge illustration on Asimov's Forward the Foundation

A fully articulated wooden mechanical hand

A fully articulated wooden mechanical hand

The below are photos from a boatbuilding project, which is ongoing work with my father who is an engineer based in Birtley. She's a 32 foot trimaran (similar to the boat featured in the movie Water World) and we hope to have her in the water in the summer of 2017.

The cockpit (mid construction) as seen from the coachroof

The cockpit (mid construction) as seen from the coachroof

The view from the front

The view from the front

The main hull on it's side after putting the two sides together

The main hull on it's side after putting the two sides together

The female mould for the main hull, made from roofing laths screwed to cross section formers

The female mould for the main hull, made from roofing laths screwed to cross section formers

Strips of foam are heated and forced into shape, screwed to the mould and glassed over

Strips of foam are heated and forced into shape, screwed to the mould and glassed over

The 2 external floats during filling and fairing

The 2 external floats during filling and fairing

The finished floats (minus the fittings and details) all painted up

The finished floats (minus the fittings and details) all painted up

This was my first major piece of leather working, I even designed the pattern and dyed the leather myself

This was my first major piece of leather working, I even designed the pattern and dyed the leather myself

Some old digital animation screenshots from way back when

Some old digital animation screenshots from way back when