Instructables: exploring - - design - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 21:46:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Kid's Toolbox: Great for toting toys and tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Toolbox-Great-for-toting-toys-and-tools/
Kid's Toolbox: Great for toting toys and tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/LCIU/ICRXUQIC/FFWLCIUICRXUQIC.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Every junior carpenter needs a sturdy toolbox for his or her ‘working things.’ This easy-to-assemble toolbox project is perfect for toting toys and favorite tools.What you’ll need for this project:Tools & EquipmentMiter box / circular saw / miter sawMeasuring tapeHammer / egg beater drill / screwdri...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:44:53 PDT
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
Eclipse Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Eclipse Lamp is a simple, wooden circle that hangs on a wall and fades up to a soft glow when you turn it. Light glows through a thin layer of wood veneer of the front of the disc, and semicircular holes in the back create a halo-like glow on the wall behind it.Using an LED strip, laser-cut plyw...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
From Garbage To Avant Garde Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Garbage-To-Avant-Garde-Dress/
From Garbage To Avant Garde Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/BWIR/ICICXI6J/FV0BWIRICICXI6J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/BWIR/ICICXI6J/FV0BWIRICICXI6J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/BWIR/ICICXI6J/FV0BWIRICICXI6J.SMALL.jpg Mey Lynn I made this avant grade dress for the Keep Orlando Beautiful, Trash 2 Trends Fundraiser in Orlando, FL. The garment is made entirely out of garbage and recycled items (except for a zipper!). Luckily I took several pictures of the garment as it was being made and I will explain, step by step, how I c...
By: Mey Lynn

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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 22:37:07 PDT
Shakespeare Quote Pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/Shakespeare-Quote-Pendants/
Shakespeare Quote Pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/A61J/ICE1SET9/F0DA61JICE1SET9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/A61J/ICE1SET9/F0DA61JICE1SET9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/A61J/ICE1SET9/F0DA61JICE1SET9.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design A friend asked me to make some jewelry for a local production of Shakespeare's As You Like It. I had very short notice and needed items that would be low cost and hold up to the summer heat and lots of handling. Well, resin to the rescue! The quote pendants came out romantic and a little rustic. The...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:47:26 PDT
Ticket Invitation Designed in Powerpoint http://www.instructables.com/id/Ticket-Invitation-Designed-in-Powerpoint/
Ticket Invitation Designed in Powerpoint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DWHZ/IBXMLEG3/FFVDWHZIBXMLEG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DWHZ/IBXMLEG3/FFVDWHZIBXMLEG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/DWHZ/IBXMLEG3/FFVDWHZIBXMLEG3.SMALL.jpg SNLouise I really enjoy getting the chance to design different cards and graphics, and when planning my friend's bridal shower I was excited at the chance to create something really cool. Her wedding theme is theatre and I knew a ticket shaped invitation for the bridal shower would work perfectly. I had seen...
By: SNLouise

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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 18:42:57 PDT
Birthday Card Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Birthday-Card-Tutorial/
Birthday Card Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/P5ZZ/IB4A0IGJ/F6JP5ZZIB4A0IGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/P5ZZ/IB4A0IGJ/F6JP5ZZIB4A0IGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/P5ZZ/IB4A0IGJ/F6JP5ZZIB4A0IGJ.SMALL.jpg Naktibalda Let's create a greeting card to surprise your loved ones! To create this greeting card you will need a Photoshop and few things from the Creative Market.To purchase graphics that you will use, please, click links below:15 Vector textures by Kelly Reed3 colors badges by WebvillaVigneta Typeface by il...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:20:13 PDT
DIY - Concrete Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Concrete-Lamp/
DIY - Concrete Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/F6S0/IC4MPPDU/FVLF6S0IC4MPPDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/F6S0/IC4MPPDU/FVLF6S0IC4MPPDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/F6S0/IC4MPPDU/FVLF6S0IC4MPPDU.SMALL.jpg alexejnagel A lamp from concrete easily can be made by yourself with quite simple tools and materials. Of course there are some steps must be noted to achieve good results. Exactly these steps I would like to show in a short video.I would be pleasured if you would share your experience of making the lamp of con...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 07:05:49 PDT
Laser Cutting Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-Basics/
Laser Cutting Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/4TR2/IC37C9P1/FXK4TR2IC37C9P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/4TR2/IC37C9P1/FXK4TR2IC37C9P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/4TR2/IC37C9P1/FXK4TR2IC37C9P1.SMALL.jpg printeraction A laser cutter is a prototyping and manufacturing tool used primarily by engineers, designers, and artists to cut and etch into flat material. Laser cutters use a thin, focused laser beam to pierce and cut through materials to cut out patterns and geometries specified by designers. Apart from cuttin...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:37:59 PDT
Design a Vintage Inspirational Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Vintage-Inspirational-Poster/
Design a Vintage Inspirational Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/PPOM/IC2A697P/FIPPPOMIC2A697P.SMALL.jpg jonmfarmer A desaturated image with some white text is a super trendy look right now. And with good reason. The design is simple and elegant. Throw in an inspirational phrase and you've got a great poster to add a little motivation or pick-me-up to your office.Fortunately, Creative Market has a stack of amazin...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 20:03:10 PDT
Creating a Seamless Vector Pattern in Adobe Illustrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Seamless-Vector-Pattern-in-Adobe-Illust/
Creating a Seamless Vector Pattern in Adobe Illustrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CUCJ/IC29Z6H6/FETCUCJIC29Z6H6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CUCJ/IC29Z6H6/FETCUCJIC29Z6H6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CUCJ/IC29Z6H6/FETCUCJIC29Z6H6.SMALL.jpg aligatorann Creating a Seamless Pattern in Illustrator may seem like a challenge. But with these few easy steps, you should be on your way to making patterns for anything from iPhone wallpapers to custom stationery! For this Instructable I will be using the Vector Botanical Flowers Clip Art from Citrus & Mint o...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:09:49 PDT
Kitchen Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Cabinet-251/
Kitchen Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SMALL.jpg Omer O We (me and my wife) move to a small house with no kitchen storage solutions.I was looking for a way to solve the problem with minimum expenses.I decided to build a wooden cabin closet from recycled wood pallets. Design First I design it on 3D software.When planning in a three-dimensional softwar...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 09:10:54 PDT
Abstract Painting Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Painting-Jewelry/
Abstract Painting Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/5DOQ/IBUXKQG1/FQE5DOQIBUXKQG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/5DOQ/IBUXKQG1/FQE5DOQIBUXKQG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/5DOQ/IBUXKQG1/FQE5DOQIBUXKQG1.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design Here are instructions to make tiny abstract paintings into unique, colorful pendants, rings, earrings and bracelets. These little works of art are really fun to make and wear. They are very durable and can be personalized with painted initials and charms. They make terrific gifts, but plan ahead bec...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 11:11:38 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
How To Build a Modern Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Modern-Bench/
How To Build a Modern Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This simple, modern and sturdy cedar bench, is easy to build and could be used outdoors or why not indoors in a foyer or something like that. It features a white stripe down the middle, and instead of hiding the hardware, the bolts and nails are incorporated as part of the design. It's easy to build...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 11:15:03 PDT
HIPSTERIZE - Beginner tutorial to clean and easy photo manipulation http://www.instructables.com/id/HIPSTERIZE-Beginner-tutorial-to-clean-and-easy-pho/
HIPSTERIZE - Beginner tutorial to clean and easy photo manipulation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SMALL.jpg kennybriolotta This is gonna be a really concise tutorial, no useless words so let's go ! CHOOSE YOUR IMAGE You can choose every picture you want (higher quality = better result).Nature picture is highly recommanded for awesome effect, check out :Creative Market - HUGE NATURE PHOTO PACK If you need free high qu...
By: kennybriolotta

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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:03:17 PDT
Personalised Glassware http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalised-Glassware/
Personalised Glassware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/HJLX/IBRRTLBG/F0RHJLXIBRRTLBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/HJLX/IBRRTLBG/F0RHJLXIBRRTLBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/HJLX/IBRRTLBG/F0RHJLXIBRRTLBG.SMALL.jpg One80Bits A unique and fast way of creating a personalised gift (or even something fun for your own collection)...Granted, you will need to acquire the main 'ingredient' (etching paste) in this project; but once you invest in some, it'll last for years and many, many projects! I've found it handy to have arou...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:01:33 PDT
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bedroom-Lamp-From-Shims/
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SMALL.jpg chadmikell The challenge was to make a lamp cheaply from things I already had laying around. Materials- 1 Package of cedar shims ($3 - $4 at Home Depot) - Some scrap thin mahogany - A little plywood - The lamp parts I ordered off of ebay for about $10 - Lamp socket ( $1.40 ebay )- Lamp cord 9 ( $6 ebay )- Vint...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:18:03 PDT
Build a Realistic Insect from Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Realistic-Insect-from-Wire/
Build a Realistic Insect from Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/NYDW/IBQCFH95/FB7NYDWIBQCFH95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/NYDW/IBQCFH95/FB7NYDWIBQCFH95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/NYDW/IBQCFH95/FB7NYDWIBQCFH95.SMALL.jpg pandadude I first learned about wire sculpture in a sculpture class that I took in high school and it is definitely one of the most enjoyable, physical and adaptive types of sculpture that I have tried. A great way to get started with wire sculpture is to tackle making something that will look great but still...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:28:49 PDT
Easy Epoxy Clay Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Epoxy-Clay-Pendant/
Easy Epoxy Clay Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/BSH3/IBJTLLMC/FUCBSH3IBJTLLMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/BSH3/IBJTLLMC/FUCBSH3IBJTLLMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/BSH3/IBJTLLMC/FUCBSH3IBJTLLMC.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design While I love to use stamps in a lot of my artwork, I think I have the most fun stamping clay. This pendant project is especially easy when you use epoxy clay. Epoxy clay is a non-toxic, two part epoxy putty. It comes in many colors and is super durable. What You Need epoxy clay in the color of y...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:03:33 PDT
The Hive Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hive-Project/
The Hive Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/5EIA/IBJTIYRT/F9F5EIAIBJTIYRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/5EIA/IBJTIYRT/F9F5EIAIBJTIYRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/5EIA/IBJTIYRT/F9F5EIAIBJTIYRT.SMALL.jpg sdekkers Each year I enjoy initiating a project for the purpose of personal development. I often use it low risk way to explore new mediums, materials or a subject matter that I know nothing about. I allow myself to experiment, deviate, start over and of course fail occasionally. This year I chose to pursu...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:03:17 PDT
Easy Sliding Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Sliding-Lamp/
Easy Sliding Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SMALL.jpg randofo This easy sliding lamp uses tension to be easily repositioned vertically along a steel cable. The design was inspired by the Parentesi Lamp which I saw in the book Nomadic Furniture 2. While the design is very similar, my version uses easy-to-find parts such as a bike handlebar, exercise weights, an...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:46:03 PDT
3D Printing Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:12:15 PDT
upcycle chair http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycle-chair/
upcycle chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SMALL.jpg acroart The redesigned your old and unused chairs The separation of chair parts You must separate the fragments and pieces of the Chair without breaking it, you should be careful to allocate.While the process of shredding common hand tools and muscle strength. Removing pieces of paint all the pieces, ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:25:41 PDT
Digital Rainbow - How to Colorize from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Rainbow-How-to-Colorize-from-Scratch/
Digital Rainbow - How to Colorize from Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/F8VO/IB3HDOIO/FECF8VOIB3HDOIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/F8VO/IB3HDOIO/FECF8VOIB3HDOIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/F8VO/IB3HDOIO/FECF8VOIB3HDOIO.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design This tutorial is all about making selections and colorizing parts of your digital artwork. you can use the techniques here to colorize anything. Or make the rainbow as shown and use it as a background, or a fill for type.I'll demonstrate with Photoshop, but you can use any decent image editing progr...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 11:06:55 PDT
Adaptive Playscapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Adaptive-Playscapes/
Adaptive Playscapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z1WF/IB2BISQZ/FRAZ1WFIB2BISQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z1WF/IB2BISQZ/FRAZ1WFIB2BISQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z1WF/IB2BISQZ/FRAZ1WFIB2BISQZ.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Adaptive Playscapes is a collaborative project between KIDMob, Public Workshop, California College of the Arts, and the Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco. The goal was to create a kid-built, mobile, modular play structure to be installed publicly on Market Street in San Francisco. ...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:33:38 PDT
ARENA | PLAY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARENA-PLAY/
ARENA | PLAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SMALL.jpg gotianse Arena | Play brings the ping pong table out from your aunt and uncle’s basement, neighbor’s garage, and nearly every tech startup’s conference room, and into San Francisco’s most public streetscape. The prototype arrives on Market with a twist: its hexagonal shape creates the opportunity for up to s...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:16:10 PDT
Easy Wallpaper Print Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wallpaper-Print-Art/
Easy Wallpaper Print Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SMALL.jpg hbridge88 Last year we bought our first home. Until recently, our guest room was rather drab. I wanted to spice up that room, but on a budget. I've always had this obsession with wallpaper and I wanted to see if I could make something elegant but modern with it for that space.Materials:White textured wallpape...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:40:11 PDT
Create your own peepSHOW http://www.instructables.com/id/MSPF-Peepshow-Prototype/
Create your own peepSHOW - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SMALL.jpg peepshow peepSHOW is an urban viewing station that focuses the gaze and thoughts of a passersby onto obscure or concealed scenes on Market Street, creating moments for the user to contemplate his or her surroundings and acts to spur discussion and create shared experience. peepSHOW builds on the notion of a ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:45:34 PDT
Be your own Graphic Designer http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-your-own-Graphic-Designer/
Be your own Graphic Designer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SMALL.jpg jimmychakarji This tutorial will teach you how to be your own graphic designerEasy and professionalUse your creativity, your own font, your own images, etcAll you need is your computer (mac or pc) and lots of ambition! Software You don't need fancy/expensive softwares in order to create a professional looking...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:20:58 PDT
Street Sketch Prototype Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-Sketch-Prototype-Overview/
Street Sketch Prototype Overview - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/0AGL/IAWDI7XC/FJA0AGLIAWDI7XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/0AGL/IAWDI7XC/FJA0AGLIAWDI7XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/0AGL/IAWDI7XC/FJA0AGLIAWDI7XC.SMALL.jpg ErikS12 For three days in April 2015, San Francisco’s Market Street was the site of the Market Street Prototyping Festival, which transformed the area into a public platform, showcasing exciting ideas for improving our famed civic spine and how we use it. studio1500’s design, Street Sketch, was one of 50 de...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 15:49:43 PDT
Custom Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skateboard-Deck/
Custom Skateboard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SMALL.jpg JackW15 I made this Custom skateboard deck for a friend and did the design and everything all myself. He had a basic idea of what he wanted and I did everything else. Stencil I started by looking at some triangle spirals and found the base image to start from and then drawed it out on to a skateboard ste...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:29:42 PDT
Paradise Inspired Bedroom! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paradise-Inspired-Bedroom/
Paradise Inspired Bedroom! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SMALL.jpg DrewPaulDesigns After experiencing paradise first hand, you'll get the feeling that you never want to leave. Whether your version of paradise is your favorite shore, a particular mountainside, a deep forest, or even the backdrop of a bustling concrete jungle; some views just make you feel at home. In our case,...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 18:34:18 PDT
How to Make a Kokedama - The No-Hassle Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Kokedama-The-No-Hassle-Way/
How to Make a Kokedama - The No-Hassle Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/J19C/IAUWT4M8/F4GJ19CIAUWT4M8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/J19C/IAUWT4M8/F4GJ19CIAUWT4M8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/J19C/IAUWT4M8/F4GJ19CIAUWT4M8.SMALL.jpg Naturally Smart Stuff What's so great about kokedamas? a. If not displayed on a beautiful tray or plate, they can be hanged from the ceiling and save you tons of space. b. Just like bonsais, whether displayed in isolation or grouped together, Kokedamas offer a wow effect and at the same time a calmness to the room, wit...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:49:29 PDT
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineer-Your-Own-Electric-Motorcycle/
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike Converting a motorcycle to an electric vehicle is not as difficult as you might think. An EV conversion can be done with 100% off the shelf parts with the aid of various build instructions available for free on the internet. Lots of people have built these things before.But that's not to suggest tha...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 10:31:26 PDT
Strandbeest Inspired 3D Printable Walking Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Strandbeest-Inspired-3D-Printable-Walking-Machine/
Strandbeest Inspired 3D Printable Walking Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SMALL.jpg danowall1 This Instructable will guide you through the process of creating your very own walking machine. The design of this toy was inspired by Theo Jansen's Strandbeest creatures, and combines 3D printing with some standard hardware to put the beauty of Jansen's walking mechanism in your hands. Parts Lis...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 20:33:25 PDT
How to Make an Eye-Catching Poster! (+ Universal Design Tips) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-an-Eye-Catching-Poster-Universal-Des/
How to Make an Eye-Catching Poster! (+ Universal Design Tips) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SMALL.jpg Koresephone A poster? Really? You say. Yes, a poster. Posters are practical, living in the city I see them constantly, school, work, the streets... It's one design element almost everyone uses and creates at some point. The important part is making your poster important. Eye-catching.Hold up, let me rephrase th...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 05:52:47 PDT
Sharpie Phone Backplate (Nexus 5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpied-Phone-Backplate-Nexus-5/
Sharpie Phone Backplate (Nexus 5) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SMALL.jpg Sadi789 Our phones are with us every day - they live in our pockets and connect us to the world, day in and day out. We probably hold our phones more often than we hold hands. We choose our phones based on tech-specs, build quality, and quite often "because everybody else has one". If "everybody else has on...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 02:43:38 PDT
Make and decorate a cake. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-and-decorate-a-cake/
Make and decorate a cake. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/BGUI/IACE7KCZ/F41BGUIIACE7KCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/BGUI/IACE7KCZ/F41BGUIIACE7KCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/BGUI/IACE7KCZ/F41BGUIIACE7KCZ.SMALL.jpg cakedirections Step 1: Make cake batter and prepare pan I only use Duncan Hines cake mixPrepare batter as directed on box- with a few changes:* If you want the height of the layer to fill the pan, add almost ¼ cup more dry cake mix to the batter. (Duncan Hines decreased the size of their box mix and so now I keep ...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 15:58:35 PDT
Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/Marsupial-Chair-CNC-milling-from-3D-model/
Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SMALL.jpg DiogoP In the following steps - I'll quickly explain the process that I used to prototype an organic chair that I modelled in 3D software.I developed the prototype in the FabLab Lisboa: http://fablablisboa.ptAuthor: Diogo Pereira http://diogopereira.net Marsupial Chair:http://diogopereira.net/190570/...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:12:11 PDT
Plyboo CNC Armchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plyboo-CNC-Armchair/
Plyboo CNC Armchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SMALL.jpg abertoni The Plyboo CNC Armchair is an exercise in cnc fabricated furniture that looks to move away from the visual language of CNC mark making and geometry, and towards the production of an object that is not a reflection of the tool on which it was made. Drawing inspiration from traditional armchair design...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
Use Google Sketch-Up To Plan Woodworking Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Google-Sketch-Up-To-Plan-Woodworking-Projects/
Use Google Sketch-Up To Plan Woodworking Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SMALL.jpg yehyarocks One day I was wondering how I could easily visualize dimensions for a table without drawing it on pencil and paper (I'm a terrible artist). I then stumbled upon this fantastic program called Google Sketch-Up. With Sketch-Up, I was able to locate problems with my original dimensions (too long/short p...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 15:09:14 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SMALL.jpg dustin_little I have always wanted to display my comics for decorative purposes the problem was it is hard to get those little buggers to stand up! Solution! Two, seven foot long modern clean DIY comic books shelves for less that ten bucks a pop! Tools Table Saw for cutting a groove Jig Saw for cutting shapesS...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
CNC Interlocking Chair Design http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Interlocking-Chair-Design/
CNC Interlocking Chair Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SMALL.jpg Bmckenney223 This chair was a project for my IED (Intro to Engineering and Design) class. The objective of this project was to build a chair on inventor that didn't require anything to bond it together, and it had to support our teachers weight (approximately 200 lbs). Not only did we achieve those two goals, bu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:15:11 PDT
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3D-Printer-Filament-Extruder/
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SMALL.jpg cpriolo14 This is a basic tutorial for building your very own filament extruder for under $200! This machine creates 1.75 mm filament but can be changed to make 3 mm filament if needed. Please leave comments if you have any questions!**If you like this, please vote for me! Just click on the "Vote" at the top ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 23:10:27 PDT
Professional Digital Photo Retouching http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Digital-Photo-Retouching/
Professional Digital Photo Retouching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design I've been a graphic designer since the IIci, so when I saw the mind for design challenge, my mind started spin with possibilities. While I utilize many cool techniques in my work, one of the most useful and asked for is digital retouching. Especially of photos. Especially of faces.I take pride in n...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:23 PDT
Let's build a Test Track! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-build-a-Test-Track/
Let's build a Test Track! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SMALL.jpg al3may Alright everyone so last year I was tasked with designing and building an ATV / Side by Side test track for our new dealership location. Let's see how I got this accomplished, some of the main things I had to keep in mind was a used car lot section needed to go in and size limitations of the track ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:26:32 PDT
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Build-Your-Own-Electric-RC-Airplane/
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SMALL.jpg APlane Here, I will show you how I made my twin motor RC airplane with a 75in (6.25ft) wingspan. These instructions will show you the basic ideas you need to think about and do when designing and building any RC Airplane. Find a Purpose For Your Aircraft Why do you want to build a model airplane in the...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:49:39 PDT
3D Printed Vase Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-3D-Print-a-Unique-Bouquete-Vase/
3D Printed Vase Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Hello everyone! I'd like to show you a design that you can 3D print to make your own vase! All you need is my 3D design file and some plastic water bottles*! I will show you two designs:• 3 Bottles Vase • 7 Bottles VaseThe design is very customisable and I hope you find it inspirational to make your...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 10:38:03 PDT
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Bunk-Beds-Concept-Virtual-Design-Fabricatio/
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SMALL.jpg joshtlawson Since my wife and I are staring down kid #3, I figured it was about time to make a bunk bed so we can do the big bedroom shuffle before our new baby arrives. You may have noticed this bunk bed in the background of another project I did in conjunction -- Smart LED Lights, so I thought I might share ...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 13:17:45 PDT
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-designing-and-isolationmilling-only-using-free/
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SMALL.jpg ähöüokul In this Instructable I will show you how to design and fabricate your own PCBs, exclusively using free software that runs on Windows as well as on a Mac.Things you need: computer with internet connection cnc mill/router, the more accurate the better 45°/20° V-Bit 0.8mm drill bit 3mm endmill ...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:17:01 PDT