Instructables: exploring - living - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:09:28 PST BLOX v1.01 Work in Process: Machine Knitting http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-in-Process-Machine-Knitting/
Work in Process: Machine Knitting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/1PXA/I2VLG5AA/FEH1PXAI2VLG5AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/1PXA/I2VLG5AA/FEH1PXAI2VLG5AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/1PXA/I2VLG5AA/FEH1PXAI2VLG5AA.SMALL.jpg risdmuseum In the 1950s and 60s, knitting machines were marketed to young housewives. Although there were several brands, machines made by Brother were among the most popular. In the last few decades, home knitting machines have become less widely available, but are still used by hobbyists, textile artists, an...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:35:43 PST
Urine Tanned Salmon Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Urine-Tanned-Salmon-Leather/
Urine Tanned Salmon Leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/GWIA/I2Q1JJ1P/FF4GWIAI2Q1JJ1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/GWIA/I2Q1JJ1P/FF4GWIAI2Q1JJ1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/GWIA/I2Q1JJ1P/FF4GWIAI2Q1JJ1P.SMALL.jpg JenniferBerry Why urine? Why not? But seriously, if you're really curious about why we'd use our own urine to tan skin, skip to the last page and I'll tell you all about it. Follow my set of instructions on how to prepare and tan salmon skin (or any other skin for that matter) to make leather. Assemble Your K...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:54:59 PST
iPhone Highlighter Cracked Back http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Highlighter-Cracked-Back/
iPhone Highlighter Cracked Back - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CRMH/I2MXYUO3/F4LCRMHI2MXYUO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CRMH/I2MXYUO3/F4LCRMHI2MXYUO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CRMH/I2MXYUO3/F4LCRMHI2MXYUO3.SMALL.jpg TimsProjects We've all done it. You were walking on the side walk and your precious, beloved, and FRAGILE iPhone falls out of your hands. And it hits the pavement, bouncing several times. Yes it's a very tragic moment. Having a cracked spiderweb-like back is so unattractive. But with just a couple of highlighter...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:19:07 PST
Hang Art on a Staircase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Art-on-a-Staircase/
Hang Art on a Staircase! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio So you've just got some great new art but all your walls are full, the only place left is your staircase, what do you do? With some planning and simple jigs you can hang your work on the stair and ensure it's level and straight. Supplies Art to Be hungHammerFinishing Nails(Or Drill and Screws)Pe...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:48:14 PST
Paint your walls (parents only) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-walls-parents-only/
Paint your walls (parents only) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZKAU/I2I4B9G5/FNAZKAUI2I4B9G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZKAU/I2I4B9G5/FNAZKAUI2I4B9G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/ZKAU/I2I4B9G5/FNAZKAUI2I4B9G5.SMALL.jpg fcfelix Had to wait 25 years to be able to do this ... But it's my house now, and my swagg goes on the walls ;-)Just had to paint my son's room, since it's the old room of my daughter, and it had pink clouds in it, and for my son ... just ... no way ... had to be done ;-) Prepare the walls, the color, the...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14:26:56 PST
Fabric Printing with Citra-Solv http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Printing-with-Citra-Solv/
Fabric Printing with Citra-Solv - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/N05L/FZNHP0NU/FYEN05LFZNHP0NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/N05L/FZNHP0NU/FYEN05LFZNHP0NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/N05L/FZNHP0NU/FYEN05LFZNHP0NU.SMALL.jpg Ninzerbean Any photograph, image or design that looks good in black and white is a great candidate for printing with Citra-Solv. It's permanent, can be washed in the washer, takes about 2 minutes to do and it's cheap and easy. Once you start printing it's hard to stop because the possibilities are pretty endle...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2009 16:46:52 PDT
Model B Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-B-Ornament/
Model B Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ENPQ/I21R2EIA/FN5ENPQI21R2EIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ENPQ/I21R2EIA/FN5ENPQI21R2EIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ENPQ/I21R2EIA/FN5ENPQI21R2EIA.SMALL.jpg Odricar This is an ornament for a Christmas tree, It is a Ford Model B from the 30s, representing some of the roots of our great innovators that wanted to change the world. Hopefully with 3D printing and many creative minds we can go strong in that direction once again. This model was designed to be able to...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 11:58:53 PST
Paint swatch art http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-swatch-art/
Paint swatch art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Paint swatches can make beautiful art. Those tiny swatches in the paint section of your local hardware store come in a wide variety of hues, and there's endless colour combinations possible.Making your own is super easy and you can personalize it to match your space however you want, I even included...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 11:01:16 PST
Syn/Hak Sugru Scandinavian Chef http://www.instructables.com/id/SynHak-Sugru-Scandinavian-Chef/
Syn/Hak Sugru Scandinavian Chef - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/477J/I1XER700/FIR477JI1XER700.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/477J/I1XER700/FIR477JI1XER700.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/477J/I1XER700/FIR477JI1XER700.SMALL.jpg fakeit This is a brief instructable using a material called Sugru to create a decorative and functional magnet resembling a famous foam Scandinavian Chef. Materials The materials used are Sugru and a magnet clip. The goal is to decorate the magnet for use on my refrigerator to hold up a recipe or any ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 17:18:20 PDT
Rose Window Themed Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Rose-Window-Themed-Night-Light/
Rose Window Themed Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/NL3B/I1XEISQH/FNHNL3BI1XEISQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/NL3B/I1XEISQH/FNHNL3BI1XEISQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/NL3B/I1XEISQH/FNHNL3BI1XEISQH.SMALL.jpg pohhoushun 'We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.'Winston ChurchillSome buildings have profound meanings and invoke powerful feelings within us. These buildings not only reflect the aspirations of the people who designed them, the determination of the people who built them, but also recount stories...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:26:40 PDT
String Art http://www.instructables.com/id/String-Art-3/
String Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SMALL.jpg Daniellatripodi I decided that I wanted to expand my art horizons and do something different, that not a lot of people see. String art! I've taught myself how to do this and would like to share with others. You need patience and time for this, but the end result will be worth it!For this instructable I will show yo...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:44:47 PDT
3D Comic Book Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Comic-Book-Cover/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:00:00 PDT
Custom Fit Leather Armor Breast Plate Celtic Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fit-Leather-Armor-Breast-Plate-Celtic-Editi/
Custom Fit Leather Armor Breast Plate Celtic Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SMALL.jpg from_the_toolbox This tutorial will provide you with the following skills:- How to make a cheap body form- How to make your own patterns- How to tool leather with hand tools- How to finish leather- How to stitch leather lacingMaterials(See links in Instructable for tools on Tandy website)Pencil Ball point penRuler, ...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:35:35 PDT
How to Make a Silver Birch Leaf Leather Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Silver-Birch-Leaf-Leather-Mask/
How to Make a Silver Birch Leaf Leather Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/7Z6L/I1OU13E7/FMI7Z6LI1OU13E7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/7Z6L/I1OU13E7/FMI7Z6LI1OU13E7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/7Z6L/I1OU13E7/FMI7Z6LI1OU13E7.SMALL.jpg Morgo A friend of mine recently asked me to design her a "leafy half mask or forest crown." I asked about any specific details, such as preferred trees, and she replied that she wanted to leave it up to my creativity. So here is what I came up with and the process I used to come up with it.This project ta...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:39:12 PDT
Decoupage Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Decoupage/
Decoupage Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MUZM/I1NUEU4T/FPGMUZMI1NUEU4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MUZM/I1NUEU4T/FPGMUZMI1NUEU4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MUZM/I1NUEU4T/FPGMUZMI1NUEU4T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make beautiful decoupage art with printouts from your computer Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Printout of your artPine wood pieces that fit your art E-6000 Spray AdhesiveAmericana Decor Chalky Finish PaintDecoArt Dazzling MetallicsStencils Dremel Sanding block Krylon Metallic Pain...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:38:23 PDT
How to Make a Human Tape Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Human-Tape-Sculpture/
How to Make a Human Tape Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/4LZY/GU7F38U6/F544LZYGU7F38U6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/4LZY/GU7F38U6/F544LZYGU7F38U6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/4LZY/GU7F38U6/F544LZYGU7F38U6.SMALL.jpg jwbril These are human-mold sculptures made out of plastic wrap and packing tape. They are fun, easy to make, and can take on any pose you can think of. I discovered these sculptures a few years ago while researching street art installation. This Instructable is inspired by artist Mark Jenkins (http://www...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2011 22:34:52 PDT
Throwing a Pot 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Thowing-a-Pot-101/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:42:17 PDT
Class Up a Classic Bottle Opener Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Class-Up-a-Classic-Bottle-Opener-Hack/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:53:33 PDT
Imaginary Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Imaginary-Map/
Imaginary Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SMALL.jpg YourFavTeach In this project, you will be introduced to the artist, Alison Murray Whittington who is known for her watercolor fantasy maps. You will learn parts of a map and use your imagination to create your own fantasy map.Check out Whittington's work here: http://curiousoddities.wordpress.com/tag/alison-mu.....
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:38:51 PDT
Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Scale-Model-of-Historic-Building-Courthouse/
Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SMALL.jpg Creativeman This courthouse is located in Prineville, Oregon and has been in service since 1909. I grew up there in the 50's so was very familiar with the building. Being an artist, and a nostalgic one at that, it was a labor of love constructing this project! Incubate An Idea Over the years I would visit P...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:11:54 PDT
Wall Mural Painting (Fun or Profit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mural-Painting-Fun-or-Profit/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:27:37 PDT
Hanging Mason Jar Gardens http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hanging-Gardens-of-Mason-Jars/
Hanging Mason Jar Gardens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft How To Create a Laser Cut Hanging Garden of Mason JarsMaterials :PlywoodMason JarsPlanting SoilPlants : Succulents, herbs, flowers... Tools :Laser Cutter Measure, Cut, Assemble Step 1 : Measure, Cut AssembleDetermine how many mason jars can fit in your targeted area. Then decide how many rows yo...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:33:47 PDT
Glowing Pandora Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Pandora-Flowers/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 14:24:57 PDT
Suspended Gel Faux-quarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Suspended-Gel-Faux-quarium/
Suspended Gel Faux-quarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Remember those Wonder World toys? The ones where you would mix a packet of powder with some distilled water and get a small tank of gel. Then you'd take the little fish, mermaids, whales (or star wars ships, yeah, look it up) whatever, and suspend them in the gel. You could add or remove bubbles, mo...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 21:31:43 PDT
Dancing Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy. Actually dances! TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Dancing-Groot-from-Guardians-of-the-Galaxy-Ac/
Dancing Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy. Actually dances! TUTORIAL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SMALL.jpg Darren Carnall It was the summer and my Wife's Birthday was approaching, and like everybody else who saw (the brilliant) Guardians of the Galaxy... she had COMPLETELY fallen in love the baby dancing Groot from the end of the movie. I mean... who didn't??I knew what I had to do.... !! TO MY ART STUDIO!!!! Everyt...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 03:28:52 PDT
Fennel Gummi Cat Buddha http://www.instructables.com/id/Fennel-Gummi-Cat-Buddha/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 16:22:20 PDT
Give your house something to wear! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-house-into-a-cartoon/
Give your house something to wear! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SMALL.jpg Nick Nortier In this tutorial I will explain how to make your house into a giant character that will transform your neighborhood into a real life cartoon.I find it enjoyable to illustrate my lists, even if it involves stick figures and words that are misspelled for the sake of humor.Tools and Materials:CameraPri...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 14:38:42 PDT
T-shirt Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-Wall-Decoration/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:10:24 PDT
Backlit Iron Man Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Iron-Man-Poster/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:44:28 PDT
Blooming Zoetrope Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Blooming-Zoetrope-Sculptures/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:44:55 PDT
How to Make Oil Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Oil-Paint/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:06:29 PDT
Impressed Sugru Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Impressed-Sugru-Stamps/
Impressed Sugru Stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SMALL.jpg caitmcq For my mixed-media art, I like to use stamped patterns. I'm always looking for ways to create my own patterns and textures. Enter my local makerspace, Phoenix Asylum, and its Sugru Build Night! Materials 1. Sugru2. Bases for stamps (blocks and sturdy cardboard tube)3. Release (foamy soap)4. Vari...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:08:34 PDT
Listening Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Listening-Glasses/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:02:17 PDT
Water Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Stencils/
Water Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Project OverviewThis is a fun and easy project that uses NeverWet to help you write and paint with water. NeverWet is a super hydrophobic coating that can be sprayed onto any surface. Ever since watching its promo video with my friends (watch it here and your mind will be blown) I've been wanting t...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:42:25 PDT
DIY Optical Illusion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Optical-Illusion/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:57:05 PDT
Play with your veggies...and eat them too! http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-with-your-veggiesand-eat-them-too/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:58:27 PDT
Doctor Who-TARDIS notebook cover (2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-TARDIS-notebook-cover/
Doctor Who-TARDIS notebook cover (2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SMALL.jpg hinagiku Here is a easy diy for school or wherever you want basically :) hope you like it :)) Materials A notebook (it's better if it has a clear cover)scissorsgluepaint brushesblack acrylic paint puzzle glue(optional)some printed patterns(you can cut them from magazines too)NOTE:all the patterns that I p...
By: hinagiku

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:22:18 PDT
Aquarium LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-LED-Bar/
Aquarium LED Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SMALL.jpg kokpat This LED was first made for a large aquarium (last photo), it last for many years, probably u can search it in instructable 's comment somewhere. So, it really works for small tank.This time, I need to change a smaller tank and hence fine tune this LED. LED bar Since it is a small tank, I use two...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:28:56 PDT
Wire Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Bicycle/
Wire Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SMALL.jpg alannan While designing for CapitalVéloFest.ca, a bike festival organizer in Ottawa, I needed a prop that closely resembled the wire bike in their logo. So where do we go when we need a custom prop for the next days photo shoot? The hardware store of course. Step 1: Tequila an iPad and a spool of wire. F...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:43:38 PDT
Separating Colors: DIY Instructables Robot Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Separating-Colors-DIY-Instructables-Robot-Shirt/
Separating Colors: DIY Instructables Robot Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy First off, IT'S THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY FOR MY INSTRUCTABLES ACCOUNT! *cheers*Anyway, I've been cutting out designs on iron-on paper to test out my photoshop and Cricut machine skills and wanted another design to try out. What better design to use (and to celebrate this account's anniversary) than ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:00:27 PDT
How To Draw A Swallow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Draw-A-Swallow/
How To Draw A Swallow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SMALL.jpg unicornpoop19 Ever wanted to draw an old school swallow? This is a simple step by step tutorial to learn how to draw one. They can be difficult at first but get easier and better with practice. So let's begin!! Get Your Materials First things first you need some supplies.For this project you will need:PaperPen...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:52:26 PDT
How to Make a Paper Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paper-Collage/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 17:58:40 PDT
Instructables Robot GIANT PAPERCRAFT http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-GIANT-PAPERCRAFT/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:20:22 PDT
Advanced Millefiori Techniques for Polymer Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Mellefiori-Techniques-for-Polymer-Clay/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:12:04 PDT
Making a sand cast bronze sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-sand-cast-bronze-sculpture/
Making a sand cast bronze sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SMALL.jpg albertdicruttalo Here's a sculpture that I made a few years ago that combined cast and fabricated bronze. Bronze casting can be done in your back yard if you have a leaf blower and a small refractory furnace. Sand casting, in particular, is a fast and cheap way to cast metal. Start making the mold Adding sand to ...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:28:09 PDT
Horizons: Site-specific Perspectival Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Horizons-Site-specific-Perspectival-Art-Installati/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:32:25 PDT
Nature Watercolour Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Watercolour-Paint/
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By: LionelTheElephant

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:19 PDT
TEMPERA PAINT http://www.instructables.com/id/TEMPRA-PAINT-Hidden-Images/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:08:05 PDT
Safari Silhouette Window Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Safari-Silhouette-Window-Hanging/
Safari Silhouette Window Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/43HP/HZ5RQ2OP/F7M43HPHZ5RQ2OP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/43HP/HZ5RQ2OP/F7M43HPHZ5RQ2OP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/43HP/HZ5RQ2OP/F7M43HPHZ5RQ2OP.SMALL.jpg WhiteS87 Creating a painting using an old window I wanted to create original art work for my 3 month old twin daughter’s room. This window came from a remodeling project in our basement. I saw that it could become an excellent canvase for my work. For this project you will need: Old Windows, Conte...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:09:25 PDT
Paint a Galaxy in 30 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Galaxy-in-30-Minutes/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:09:16 PDT