• Polymer Clay Miniature 1 to 12  –  Small Basket For A Picnic
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    Polymer Clay Miniature 1 to 12 – Small Basket For A Picnic

    using a piece of scrap clay I’m going to make a mold for a basket and I’m just rolling it into a ball and I am squeezing it a bit flat here on the side and I’m going to cut it and you use scrap clay this is just because the blue colors because I have so much blue colored clay so I’m using blue color so I have like a half moon here and I am going to take something to flatten it out here for the bottom my basket so I’m going to save it until I like the size and the shape and then I’m going to…

  • Camping Sleeping Bags & Pads : Types of Self-Inflating Mattresses
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    Camping Sleeping Bags & Pads : Types of Self-Inflating Mattresses

    Now I’m going to talk a little bit about choosing self inflating mattresses. So you’ve got to look at the specs on the packaging and the outfitter will help you with this. Looking at these two pads, they look different but they are actually kind of the same pad. They are both twenty inches by seventy two inches, they’re a half an inch thick, and here?s the difference, two pounds, one pound eight ounce. With this one you can knock half a pound off and also it takes up less room in your pack. Now you pay more for a pad this light but this is the type of hobby…

  • Backpacking Gear & Tips : Sun Protective Clothing for Camping & Backpacking
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    Backpacking Gear & Tips : Sun Protective Clothing for Camping & Backpacking

    Talked a little bit about protecting yourself in the sun, which is an important thing for us at Bill Jackson. Recently we lost a good friend of ours, a general manager of the store, Chuck Owen, to skin cancer, and just want to make sure people are thinking about it, keep that sun off of them, because it can really do yourself some damage later on in life. When you’re thinking about sun protective clothing, I know it seems odd, but long sleeves. You know, put–cover that skin up on your arms. But even in hot weather, long sleeves is not necessarily something that’s completely out of the question. If…

  • Backpacking Gear & Tips : Picking a Backpack for Hiking & Camping
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    Backpacking Gear & Tips : Picking a Backpack for Hiking & Camping

    At Bill Jackson’s, I often walk up to our pack wall and see a customer with a blank stare as they look at all the different packs that we have. And, pack selection is right up there with boot selection, I mean those are, boots and packs, those are the two things that you actually have to wear, gear wise, so they have to fit right. And, it can be overwhelming all the different packs that there are, so, have to ask questions. You know, how long are you going out for, you know, basically what I’m looking for is, how much weight do you need to carry, how much…

  • CAMPSITE REVIEW: Ussher Point Camping Area, Cape York
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    CAMPSITE REVIEW: Ussher Point Camping Area, Cape York

    Hi everybody I’m Leah. And I’m Brendon. And we are Track and Tide. We are currently in Cape York. We are going to do some reviews on the campsites up here. There are heaps of campsites up here, paid and free. So, hopefully you enjoy the video. So, hopefully you enjoy the video. G’day, we’re at Ussher Point on the East coast of Cape York. We’ve just driven 2hrs in here, on a very tight track. There are branches and trees overhanging the road. You are almost guaranteed to get some pinstripes so don’t bring your brand new cruiser in. So this is Queensland Parks camping area North of the…

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    Camping Sleeping Bags & Pads : Mummy Sleeping Bags

    Here’s a mummy bag. This is probably the most common backpacking bag. It’s thermally efficient, often they’re light. You can get all different weights in this so of course the more you pay the lighter it will be, but this one you’ll notice is tapered at the foot so there is not a lot of space to heat up before the bag starts doing it’s job. A zipper runs along the length of it. You’ve got venting options from the bottom. Some people if they get hot they’ll stick their feet out the bottom there. At the other end of the bag you have a hood. The hood is nice…

  • Volcanic Home, Fork In Road, & Homer’s Springfield & EPIC Camping
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    Volcanic Home, Fork In Road, & Homer’s Springfield & EPIC Camping

    and good chilly morning to you guys we’re going on a little adventure I’m going to spend a little bit of time in Albany Oregon a city I’ve never spent any time in we’re gonna use Roxy to get around here before we head on south so we’re starting over here near Bowman Park and Albany and this homeowner just could not adhere to the HOA rules as you can see he built a house out of spray foam and it looks like a volcano with wildlife lots of wildlife it does say no trespassing on their property so we’ll stay here on the sidewalk and there’s the side of…

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    Summer Concert Festival, RV Remodel & Visiting The Tribe

    hello and welcome guys to the summer concert series here in Seattle Washington I’m here a little early got the RV here got a couple friends with me and here is the White River ampli theater here in Auburn Washington people are trickling in the first show the first band of nine doesn’t start till 1:30 p.m. here and it’s gonna be about 72 degrees today so perfect Northwest summer day I had a couple other options this year I’ve done pain in the grass before but it’s no longer a one day event with four stages it’s a three day event with separate tickets and you can’t even camp…

  • Nutty Narrows, Mighty Columbia River & Golden Gate Bridge
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    Nutty Narrows, Mighty Columbia River & Golden Gate Bridge

    do you knead that blanket you knead it thank you for making biscuits this morning we’re gonna get on the road buddy got all our supplies we need here at a Walley world I’m gonna leave the area today and get into a new state yes before that and get some stops to make so Jax you just get comfortable okay oh okay he looks pretty comfortable to me and you know what else guys I may not be using the bike every single video you see for me just like I may not be using the drone in every single video today I’m gonna make a point of using…