Paint Pad is a place to create, share and discover recipes for painting miniatures. Anyone, of any skill level, can write recipes that are useful to themselves and others. Never again will you forget how you painted the cloak that your warlord is wearing. The site was created by Andy Pearson, a person that got tired of typing 'Mechanicus Standard Grey'.
Every Friday from noon, the General Products team work on personal projects. It's great for continuing professional development, and often our side projects are a handy sand pit to try out code approaches we use later in our production app.
Here are some of the projects we've produced between us, on Fridays and on our own time. (Each of these apps belong to the author, not General Products.)
BookPenPals pairs UK authors and illustrators with UK schools to make book recommendations once every half term in a postcard. Schools may send a postcard reply in return each time. The pen pal pairings last for one school year.
The website you're reading now is a React app, written on Side Project afternoons by Emma to develop her React knowledge, as well as to showcase some of our work. Built using Gatsbyjs, Arwes and Reactjs, hosted on Netlify.