Instructables: exploring - living - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:31:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Flash Mob Art Gallery http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Mob-Art-Gallery/
Flash Mob Art Gallery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/I325/I8VGOG7Y/FRMI325I8VGOG7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/I325/I8VGOG7Y/FRMI325I8VGOG7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/I325/I8VGOG7Y/FRMI325I8VGOG7Y.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger There is a long history of impromptu performance and installation art on public transportation. Last month some friends of mine and I decided to make a train on San Francisco's BART system into an art gallery during rush hour on a Friday. There are some important things to keep in mind when conducti...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:16:38 PDT
Digital Sundial- Ancient Tech in Modern Times http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-oclock-shadow/
Digital Sundial- Ancient Tech in Modern Times - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YOUY/I8SLPNX8/FK6YOUYI8SLPNX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YOUY/I8SLPNX8/FK6YOUYI8SLPNX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YOUY/I8SLPNX8/FK6YOUYI8SLPNX8.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales The digital sundial speaks to the ancient desire of keeping track of time. A desire probably as old as the concept of time itself; fascination which has lead to very advanced machines. Nonetheless, for thousands of years people relied on the sun (at the time thought) moving around the earth. Some of...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:35:04 PDT
How to Make a Cute Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cute-Mosaic-Tile-Mirror-Frame/
How to Make a Cute Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu That is very easy and simple!!Give it a try!! Prepare a wooden board Prepare a wooden board. Put a paper pattern Put a paper pattern. Draw a line Draw a line. Attach bond Attach bond. Stick a mirror Stick a mirror Put mosaic tile Put mosaic tile. Knead joint sealant of the tile ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 02:49:04 PDT
Painting with Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-with-Eggs/
Painting with Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SMALL.jpg boston09 I've thrown darts at balloons filled with paint and called it art, so why not shift gears and create an Easter themed masterpiece? It's time to take painting to the next level with paint-filled eggs.This is a very simple, easy-to-do project with the kids. All you really need is paint, a carton of eg...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:16:58 PDT
World Map Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Map-Wall-Art/
World Map Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/NQHS/I8FQR1GQ/F0HNQHSI8FQR1GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/NQHS/I8FQR1GQ/F0HNQHSI8FQR1GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/NQHS/I8FQR1GQ/F0HNQHSI8FQR1GQ.SMALL.jpg Mak5 My job has taken me to many place around the world. I admire, respect, and really enjoy the cultural differences of all of those people and places. Add that to fact I've always had a thing for maps and we needed some wall art in our living room... I decided to paint a map.During this project I found...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:30:53 PDT
Pallet Vanity with Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/UPCYCYLING-PALLETS/
Pallet Vanity with Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/DGKR/I8FQRWR5/FNODGKRI8FQRWR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/DGKR/I8FQRWR5/FNODGKRI8FQRWR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/DGKR/I8FQRWR5/FNODGKRI8FQRWR5.SMALL.jpg harpreet979 We made this project keeping in mind the up-cycling of materials. So we decided to go with some old pallets and making a mirror to be used at homes for decoration.Material UsedOld PalletsMirrorScrewsOld ForksMirror Clips Grab some old or used pallets. Cut the pallet into 5 or 6 equal pieces. ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:26:49 PDT
Pixel Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Wall-Art/
Pixel Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H92Z/I8CW1QJI/FV2H92ZI8CW1QJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H92Z/I8CW1QJI/FV2H92ZI8CW1QJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H92Z/I8CW1QJI/FV2H92ZI8CW1QJI.SMALL.jpg 1up Living Pixel art pictures made from beveled squares of stained & painted ply wood!Yup...it's another pixel art 'ible from me! This time it's something that doesn't need a million tools, and uses inexpensive ply as opposed to hardwoods.If you give it a go please post pics in the comments. Also, please comme...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 14:07:31 PDT
Selfie-Reflexivity Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Person-Selfie-Stick/
Selfie-Reflexivity Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/O10H/I86UDGHA/FVAO10HI86UDGHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/O10H/I86UDGHA/FVAO10HI86UDGHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/O10H/I86UDGHA/FVAO10HI86UDGHA.SMALL.jpg snag hazzard Those who prefer to stay behind the camera shouldn't have to miss out on all the fun of a selfie stick. So, before making a visit to Niagara Falls, I made a little modification to an ordinary bluetooth selfie stick, which allowed me to take pictures that captured a perfect day from someone else's pe...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 05:53:02 PDT
Power Washer Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Washer-Art/
Power Washer Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/KYSE/I85QRJ9Z/F6EKYSEI85QRJ9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/KYSE/I85QRJ9Z/F6EKYSEI85QRJ9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/KYSE/I85QRJ9Z/F6EKYSEI85QRJ9Z.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Spring is finally here. That means it is time to power wash the sidewalks. But there is no reason why you can't have some fun in the process. In this project, I am going to show you several ways that you can draw pictures on sidewalks and buildings using a pressure washer. Watch the Video Here i...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 16:23:00 PDT
Gilded Concrete Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Gilded-Concrete-Eggs/
Gilded Concrete Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/32VA/I84BAY8J/FUP32VAI84BAY8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/32VA/I84BAY8J/FUP32VAI84BAY8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/32VA/I84BAY8J/FUP32VAI84BAY8J.SMALL.jpg Ami9702 This is a very fun to make concrete egg.You can decorate it with glitter paint and however you wish.This concrete egg is very useful for decorating and it's not fragile like real eggs ;).I hope you all like this ibles and enjoy making one. Making The Egg Take an empty egg shell.Mix the cement wit...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 22:40:10 PDT
Cylindrical Mirror Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Cylindrical-Mirror-Art/
Cylindrical Mirror Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/52VQ/I84B9OMX/FN952VQI84B9OMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/52VQ/I84B9OMX/FN952VQI84B9OMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/52VQ/I84B9OMX/FN952VQI84B9OMX.SMALL.jpg gravitino Curved mirrors distort images because they send pieces of the image off in different directions that look strange to your eye; this is the basic principle behind funhouse mirrors. But if you send a distorted image into a mirror, then from a certain perspective the image will look correct to your eye...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:11:40 PDT
T-Rex PA speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Rex-PA-speaker/
T-Rex PA speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/P1Y1/I7W1UMLL/F4DP1Y1I7W1UMLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/P1Y1/I7W1UMLL/F4DP1Y1I7W1UMLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/P1Y1/I7W1UMLL/F4DP1Y1I7W1UMLL.SMALL.jpg yueshi T-Rex PA speaker is a project I made in January 2015. It is by far the biggest custom speaker I made. the whole piece measure 86" tall X 105" long X 68" wide. I was standing with it in the second image ( i am 5'9) to show the scale of it.the main driver is a 15" PRV 1000W PA woofer. with two 3 1/2" ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:59:37 PDT
Lightup Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightup-Frame/
Lightup Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/YHG5/I7RGMMR8/F7RYHG5I7RGMMR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/YHG5/I7RGMMR8/F7RYHG5I7RGMMR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/YHG5/I7RGMMR8/F7RYHG5I7RGMMR8.SMALL.jpg ReaganPufall This instructable will look at how a custom frame was designed and built with the goal of lighting objects suspended in acrylic blocks. Adding a light source in frame can be an excellent way to highlight a piece of art in a room. By adding lights to the frame an object can be presented as the art...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:22:49 PDT
paper roll picture http://www.instructables.com/id/paper-roll-picture/
paper roll picture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/U8S0/I7MXYGLI/FLXU8S0I7MXYGLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/U8S0/I7MXYGLI/FLXU8S0I7MXYGLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/U8S0/I7MXYGLI/FLXU8S0I7MXYGLI.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz I am not the first person to think of this but here is my experience with making one first off I tried using toilet paper rolls but they are flimsy and partially fall apart while cutting the lengths. so I decided to pull out the left over Christmas paper and steal the cardboard rolls... on a bett...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:06:38 PDT
MultiFunction Twister Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiFunction-Twister-Wire/
MultiFunction Twister Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SMALL.jpg chienline Twister wire, commonly called cable twister in the market, comes with many designs and mostly used to group or tidy up a bunch of long cables. Here I want to show you how to make one er.. many of them and show you how I use them as helpful tools in my life. Materials Motorcycle Candy Colors Fuel ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:58:42 PDT
DIY Smartphone "Super" Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Super-Macro-Lens/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:15:45 PDT
Turn Gift Wrapping Paper into Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Gift-Wrapping-Paper-into-Wall-Art/
Turn Gift Wrapping Paper into Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/H3Q2/I7MXHZRM/FL4H3Q2I7MXHZRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/H3Q2/I7MXHZRM/FL4H3Q2I7MXHZRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/H3Q2/I7MXHZRM/FL4H3Q2I7MXHZRM.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas Decorating doesn't have to be expensive. When a little creativity, gift wrapping paper and art supplies, you have everything you need to create quick inexpensive wall art.MaterialsGift wrapping ($2.99 in the Checkout Aisle @ Homegoods) ScissorsTapeStencilsMarkersAcrylic paints (Like this: FolkArt ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:33:00 PDT
Cast Aluminum iPhone Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Aluminum-iPhone-Chain/
Cast Aluminum iPhone Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SMALL.jpg yueshi I have always want to make a custom iPhone case, the plastic ones are too easy to break, there are other wooden, laser etched case but there were not impressive. So i decided to make an over-the-top sometimes impractical cast aluminum iphone case.the Lion head case was inspired by door knockers that...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 03:55:59 PDT
Scarab Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Scarab-Speaker/
Scarab Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SMALL.jpg yueshi Scarab Speaker is part of the Egyptian inspired speaker series. I have posted the Anubis Speaker last month. http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Anubis-Ar..."Scarab represents a significant body of ancient art. it is the symbol of the Egyptian god Khepri, amulets in the form of scarab beetles h...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:26:42 PDT
Free Dobby Sock Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Dobby-Sock-Hanger/
Free Dobby Sock Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/K2AZ/I6RSSOFF/FQEK2AZI6RSSOFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/K2AZ/I6RSSOFF/FQEK2AZI6RSSOFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/K2AZ/I6RSSOFF/FQEK2AZI6RSSOFF.SMALL.jpg Ruth in Craftsville The Laundry Monster is always eating single socks, and it just seems wrong to throw them away. Now, you have a way to put them to good use by putting them towards freeing indentured House Elves. This is perfect for any member of S.P.E.W. or a conscientious witch or wizard who wants to go green and d...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:32:26 PST
T-rex trophy heat lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/T-rex-trophy-heat-lamp/
T-rex trophy heat lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SMALL.jpg yueshi The T-rex Trophy Heat lamp was a project I did back in 2013. The concept is to make a hunters trophy without killing any animals. I have thought about rhinoceros or water buffalo because of the horn features on these animals. Eventually, I decided to do a T-rex head, It was one of the most bad ass c...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:59:12 PST
Folded Book Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Folded-Book-Art-1/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:51:35 PST
Galaxy Spray Paint Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Spray-Paint-Art/
Galaxy Spray Paint Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/OQQZ/I6RSNMGP/FFDOQQZI6RSNMGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/OQQZ/I6RSNMGP/FFDOQQZI6RSNMGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/OQQZ/I6RSNMGP/FFDOQQZI6RSNMGP.SMALL.jpg onc33 Ever want to learn how to spray paint like a street artist from New York? This is a step by step process on techniques used to create a wonderful space scene full of stars, planets and galaxies. It is a lot more simple than you think and just takes practice to accomplish. I am 22 years old and art e...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 22:14:00 PST
Memories Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Memory-Frame/
Memories Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/6ZBM/I6NI4YTG/FIM6ZBMI6NI4YTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/6ZBM/I6NI4YTG/FIM6ZBMI6NI4YTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/6ZBM/I6NI4YTG/FIM6ZBMI6NI4YTG.SMALL.jpg kneimanis Memories FrameI have seen a few alternative renditions of this idea on various DIY sites and have wanted to create on for a while now... The idea of the Memories Frame is to create a piece of hanging wall art that will double as a memory keep sake for items such as concert / event tickets, small to...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:10:21 PST
Metal Rubber Duck http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Rubber-Duck/
Metal Rubber Duck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SMALL.jpg yueshi Metal Duck is a metal sculpture I made back in 2013. During my first semester I experimented with metal works. My intention is to build a sculpture with simple materials used for construction purposes. The Metal duck is a funny tribute to giant Rubber Duck floating sculptures designed by Dutch arti...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:01:36 PST
3D or Integral Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-or-Integral-Painting/
3D or Integral Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SMALL.gif all_thumbs You are probably familiar with those thick postcards which look different depending on the viewing angle, allowing them to be autostereoscopic, display different phases of some action, or simply display different pictures. They can usually be found in the souvenir stores of art or science museums. ...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:01:11 PST
Mermaid http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-2/
Mermaid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SMALL.jpg sandrartes Little mermaid under the sea Little mermaid under the sea, made with polymer clay Materials used in this project:- Polymer clay (Fimo) - Aluminium foil - Aluminium wire (1 mm) - Toothpick Little coral reef Starting with a polymer clay base and aluminium foil as structureNext, adding texture t...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:38:08 PST
Lemon Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemon-Soap/
Lemon Soap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SMALL.jpg Akopec6 These instructions will teach basic techniques of how to make your own homemade lemon soap assuming you have never created soap before. Whether you are a crafty person looking for a project or you are looking for a more natural alternative to commercial soap, making soap is fun, and addictive. There...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:56:40 PST
Finishing and Detailing a Sculpey (Polymer Clay) Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Finishing-and-Detailing-a-Sculpey-Polymer-Clay-Scu/
Finishing and Detailing a Sculpey (Polymer Clay) Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SMALL.jpg jdalva Sculpey is a great medium to sculpt with, especially for smaller sculptures that require a lot of detail and/or need an armature to support extremities or to create movement in a piece. Here I will go through the steps I use for the final details of a sculpture and the tools I use to do so. This scu...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:08:39 PST
How to Make a Mosaic For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Mosaic-For-Beginners/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:17:59 PST
Mixing Plaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Mixing-Plaster/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:46:12 PST
Copper Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Rose/
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:58:01 PST
Rings and Rings ( A Windchime made from used engine parts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rings-and-Rings-A-Windchime-made-from-used-engine-/
Rings and Rings ( A Windchime made from used engine parts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SMALL.jpg Homepwner This Instructable will show you how to make a Wind Chime that is just as annoying (or beautiful) as any Wind chime you've ever heard. I found it hard to categorize this build. It could fall under workshop, Technology, Cars, recycling etc. etc. BUT I want to enter this into the "RINGS" contest. I mad...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 00:33:30 PST
How to paint with blueberries! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-with-blueberries/
How to paint with blueberries! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SMALL.jpg Uffe Way way back in in the day when i was just a young lad in my early 30's i was going through an experimental phase...Ok not really that far back, it was in the year of 2011 and I was experimenting with making my own paints from common things found in nature. In Finland where i live our forests are fu...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:33:03 PST
The Pandorica Opens painting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pandorica-Opens-painting/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 14:10:55 PST
3D Buildings on grid paper! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Buildings-on-grid-paper/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:37:24 PST
Canvas Wall Art (With A Geek Twist) http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-Wall-Art-With-A-Geek-Twist/
Canvas Wall Art (With A Geek Twist) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture An easy way to make custom canvas wall art, with a geek twist! (yay fan art!)I love getting inspired and unleashing my geeky side whenever possible and putting these images on canvas's was a fun and elegant way of displaying them! And now I get to enjoy some of my all time favorites everyday! : )Thi...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Publish a Picture Book for Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Publish-a-Picture-Book-for-Free/
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By: MikeTheMaker

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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:46:53 PST
Wooden world Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-world-Map/
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By: rhuiberts

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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:08:11 PST
Collaborating with Bees: Honey Comb Light Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Collaborating-with-Bees-Honey-Comb-Light-Boxes/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:30:10 PST
Make a Bridged Stencil From Any Image http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Stencil-From-Any-Image/
Make a Bridged Stencil From Any Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/XSXZ/I4IDB27W/FAEXSXZI4IDB27W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/XSXZ/I4IDB27W/FAEXSXZI4IDB27W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/XSXZ/I4IDB27W/FAEXSXZI4IDB27W.SMALL.jpg borogoves When I first tried stenciling, I worked from drawings and traced the images onto marking paper. I could make black and white stencils this way, but it was difficult to produce color stencils or stencils with more than one tone. With this method I can make a multi-color, multi-layer stencil from any ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:36:28 PST
Concrete and Beach Glass Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-and-Beach-Glass-Bar/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 09:52:53 PST
Making a Metal Bowl from the Battleship USS Texas BB-35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Metal-Bowls/
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By: Das_Wookie

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:17 PST
Backlit Box Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Box-Art/
Backlit Box Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/LTOY/I3THD7PR/FKXLTOYI3THD7PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/LTOY/I3THD7PR/FKXLTOYI3THD7PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/LTOY/I3THD7PR/FKXLTOYI3THD7PR.SMALL.jpg darkstar1 This instsructable details the process of building a box with a cutout design on the front which is backlit by pulsing LEDs. I had the genius idea of starting to document the steps after i began the project, so please excuse some lacking photos!I built this instructable as a present using materials ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:15:29 PST
Closed Aquatic Ecosystem http://www.instructables.com/id/Closed-Aquatic-Ecosystem/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:52:19 PST
How to make a colorful-candle!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-colorful-candle/
How to make a colorful-candle!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This candle is made from a candle and a crayon.Everybody can very easily make it, and it is very beautiful!!Give it a try!! Matererials a candlea pana crayona utility knifea bowla cupchopsticksa rubber band Break The Candle Break the candle for the candle melts very well. Boil Water Boil wa...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:20:00 PST
3D Mickey mouse head http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Mickey-mouse-head/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 02:39:07 PST
Copper Ring Bird Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Ring-Bird-Ornament/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:05:14 PST
Design and make your own ceramic cups http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-make-your-own-ceramic-cups/
Design and make your own ceramic cups - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/JBMN/I3PRM71B/FF6JBMNI3PRM71B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/JBMN/I3PRM71B/FF6JBMNI3PRM71B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/JBMN/I3PRM71B/FF6JBMNI3PRM71B.SMALL.jpg jeremyzoo Welcome on my Instructable!This time I'm going to show you how to design and fabricate a ceramic cup in large quantities.Little bit on this project:I wanted to capture the whole process of designing the cup from start to finish, from plasticine to a ready item or product if you wish. So you will see...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:13:23 PST