This Gallery shows images from the Germany portion of our summer travels (which also included Paris). We were there for one week and caught up on family visits, food cravings, Tchibo, and a bunch of other things…
I went to Germany for a brief pre-Christmas visit in December 2017 and was even treated to some snow while I was there.
Soccer shirts – made with SketchUp
Now that the world cup is getting closer by the day, it was time for me to get my gear ready. After all, I have to support Germany in this one. As it turned out, this was also a good opportunity to create some graphics with SketchUp and try out printing them on fabric with […] Read more..
This one is just too amazing not to write about. If you haven’t tried it yet, go to Wordle and give it a spin. All of these collages were created using their web service. My only suggestion for an improvement would be an option to keep punctuation. Oh, well – I am getting greedy…
Schlepp your Verklempt Tollpatsch through the Dreck
As the German news site Spiegel-Online just announced, a committee of public representatives ranging from a popular comedian to the editor of the most prominent dictionary have determined their favourite words with a foreign root in the German language. The following winners rose to the top among approximately 3500 submissions: Tollpatsch (Hungarian) – A less […] Read more..
Timber Engineering Dictionary / Wörterbuch Holzbau (German, English)
This is a specialized dictionary for timber engineering terms in English and German. It currently contains approx. 1000 timber engineering and general engineering terms.