If I have learned one important thing from this exercise, it is that I am not talented with my hands. Every time I tackle a project like this, it ends up as a stark reminder as to why I never took up a career in wood working, or any of the other artistic professions that require hand-eye coordination.
On the plus side, it works.
This is a Christmas ornament that we bought back when these little guys were still in circulation. I don't know if the stores here simply stopped carrying these, or if the company discontinued the line (or went out of business).
This is the watch that atara gave me for Christmas last year. It tells time, and has a secret 2g memory stick on which I can hide my pr0n.
Here is the light box. The lighting and angle really flatters it. I would show you a clearer picture of it in better lighting, but I prefer the way that it looks in this shot.