Instructables: exploring - living - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 01:44:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Digital Comic Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Comic-Book/
Digital Comic Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/0S9F/I9YBKX4B/FQS0S9FI9YBKX4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/0S9F/I9YBKX4B/FQS0S9FI9YBKX4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/0S9F/I9YBKX4B/FQS0S9FI9YBKX4B.SMALL.jpg lioncour I love comics, almost all of them.But not enough room to store them all, i love the physical aspect of a comic book or a graphic novel, but i also love reading them on the computer. E-comic.But i dont like to read them on tablet, desktop computer or laptop. They are just not the right size or format...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:35:09 PDT
Bridget Riley-style op art http://www.instructables.com/id/Bridget-Riley-style-op-art/
Bridget Riley-style op art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W3E6/I9YBIEHN/F85W3E6I9YBIEHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W3E6/I9YBIEHN/F85W3E6I9YBIEHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W3E6/I9YBIEHN/F85W3E6I9YBIEHN.SMALL.jpg Yorkshire Lass I love 1960s op art, especially Bridget Riley's monochrome works that look like black dots or squares on a curved white surface. But I can’t afford to buy her artwork so I've made my own. With a spreadsheet, a little geometry, trigonometry and a graphics package such as the Gimp (which is free) or...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 09:57:48 PDT
Giant 4 x 4' Melted Crayon Painting Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-4-x-4-Melted-Crayon-Painting-Art/
Giant 4 x 4' Melted Crayon Painting Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SMALL.jpg crocusdreams There are a LOT of tutorials out there for this project. What makes me any different? I have done every version and variety of it that you can think of. I have messed it up more times than I can count. And even though that makes me a stubborn crafter who thinks that she knows how to do it better tha...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:07:24 PDT
Vinyl Floor Decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Floor-Decals/
Vinyl Floor Decals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FJWC/I9RL3BL5/FOOFJWCI9RL3BL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FJWC/I9RL3BL5/FOOFJWCI9RL3BL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FJWC/I9RL3BL5/FOOFJWCI9RL3BL5.SMALL.jpg johnsoja Have you ever thought to yourself that your floor needs a smart new business casual look? Did the tooth fairy refuse to collect and pay out for all of those hounds-teeth you've somehow collected? Yes? Me, too!I decided to combine both of these things into a snappy new home improvement project. P...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 19:44:34 PDT
Goldstone Flower Earings http://www.instructables.com/id/Goldstone-Flower-Earings/
Goldstone Flower Earings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/96LA/I9O1HC8H/FT396LAI9O1HC8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/96LA/I9O1HC8H/FT396LAI9O1HC8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/96LA/I9O1HC8H/FT396LAI9O1HC8H.SMALL.jpg TrishasArt I love working with mixed mediums. These earings are a combination of metal, stone and wood. I think these earings are elegant and would pair beautiful with a little black dress, but I made these to give to my mother for her birthday. :) They are very easy to construct and only took me about ...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 13:46:33 PDT
Turning a Hobby or Favorite Topic into a Picture Showcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Hobby-or-Favorite-Topic-into-a-Picture-S/
Turning a Hobby or Favorite Topic into a Picture Showcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/B4QD/I9NDW66R/FZHB4QDI9NDW66R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/B4QD/I9NDW66R/FZHB4QDI9NDW66R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/B4QD/I9NDW66R/FZHB4QDI9NDW66R.SMALL.jpg Hestia Athena Do you have a hobby you want to show off, but everyone says you are annoying about it? Do you love lighthouses, want to see them, but don't want an entire bookcase of knick knacks you need to dust every month?Show it off without saying a word! It just might get your friends talking about it without ...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 18:45:57 PDT
Matchbox Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Matchbox-Pinhole-Camera/
Matchbox Pinhole Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SMALL.jpg lbritzphoto We are going to make a pinhole camera from a small matchbox.Yes, you will actually take pictures with it, so be sure to make it as best as possible!!! You will need... § A matchbox§ A new roll of B&W 400 ISO 35mm film§ An empty roll of 35mm film with at least 1cm stub of film sticking out. § ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 11:47:35 PDT
Instructions for Creating a Living Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructions-for-Creating-a-Living-Wall/
Instructions for Creating a Living Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/P99F/I9JRC5Y6/FESP99FI9JRC5Y6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/P99F/I9JRC5Y6/FESP99FI9JRC5Y6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/P99F/I9JRC5Y6/FESP99FI9JRC5Y6.SMALL.jpg mhurd4 A living wall is a vertical or slanted garden that is placed on any type of wall. It can also be placed on any structure such as a bookshelf, shelving, fireplace, and more! Living walls are typically seen on the inside of buildings as a way to liven up a living space. A living wall is a colorful and...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 07:57:48 PDT
Glitter Antlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Glitter-Antlers/
Glitter Antlers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/1UYS/I9EP9DPU/FP41UYSI9EP9DPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/1UYS/I9EP9DPU/FP41UYSI9EP9DPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/1UYS/I9EP9DPU/FP41UYSI9EP9DPU.SMALL.jpg Masterartwork Glitter is a quick and nice method to improve different objects. Recently I was on a flea market and bought a few roe deer antlers very cheaply. :) The most people have no use for them. But I bought them to produce glitter antlers.In this instruction I want to show you how to create a beautiful deko...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 10:22:58 PDT
Airbrushed painting with LED backlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Airbrushed-painting-with-LED-backlight/
Airbrushed painting with LED backlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/IX8F/I93F9GCI/FBPIX8FI93F9GCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/IX8F/I93F9GCI/FBPIX8FI93F9GCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/IX8F/I93F9GCI/FBPIX8FI93F9GCI.SMALL.jpg RemyLeon Hey! Thanks for checking out my first Instructable,I hope you like it!I made this painting for a friend because he wanted a special gift for his wife. She's really likes the Delorean of "Back to the future" so the theme wasn't that difficult to choose! Because I'm a big fan of "Back to the future" t...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 06:55:24 PDT
Ink Pen and Watercolour Drawing http://www.instructables.com/id/Ink-Pen-and-Watercolour-Drawing/
Ink Pen and Watercolour Drawing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/KYGO/I93FCTMP/FPYKYGOI93FCTMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/KYGO/I93FCTMP/FPYKYGOI93FCTMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/KYGO/I93FCTMP/FPYKYGOI93FCTMP.SMALL.jpg Angus Fisher I do a lot of drawing with a combination of ink pens and watercolour. The technique of combining pens and paints allows me to achieve a high level of control and detail in conjunction with the aesthetic of colour washes. I work primarily with natural subject matter and I enjoy representing my subjec...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 06:19:10 PDT
Ball Point Pen Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Point-Pen-Art/
Ball Point Pen Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SMALL.jpg NathanSellers I have always loved art. It is the thing that I can get absolutely lost in. I am amazed by those who can create such lifelike images that fool the eye. There are several amazing ball point pen artists out there with incredible photo realism. I have always wondered if I could do something like th...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:03:49 PDT
Hot Glue Gun ART http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Gun-ART/
Hot Glue Gun ART - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1F7W/I92LT4R6/FL41F7WI92LT4R6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1F7W/I92LT4R6/FL41F7WI92LT4R6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1F7W/I92LT4R6/FL41F7WI92LT4R6.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano While I was falling asleep last night I got this great idea to use hot glue as a resist technique in a watercolor painting. Similar to batik, however, instead of hot wax I used hot glue and worked on paper, rather than fabric. Supplies large sheet Arches paper (I think any paper would work)Hot ...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:53:35 PDT
Display Vintage Matchboxes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Vintage-Matchboxes/
Display Vintage Matchboxes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/4XZT/I916G87G/FB64XZTI916G87G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/4XZT/I916G87G/FB64XZTI916G87G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/4XZT/I916G87G/FB64XZTI916G87G.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Matchboxes! Who would have thought that vintage matchbox designs were so damn cool. I remember the designs I used in this 'ible as a kid and never thought twice about them, Some things just get better with age I guess and these matchboxes definitely fit the bill. I got a whole bunch of these on e...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:35:25 PDT
Drawing tip: Getting proportions right http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-tip-Getting-proportions-right/
Drawing tip: Getting proportions right - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/QDJF/I8ZQZ2V5/FFAQDJFI8ZQZ2V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/QDJF/I8ZQZ2V5/FFAQDJFI8ZQZ2V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/QDJF/I8ZQZ2V5/FFAQDJFI8ZQZ2V5.SMALL.jpg Mikki G.W Or at least get them closer to right!Drawing from a photo reference without tracing can be a bit of a challenge. The main problem most people face, is getting the proportions wrong. Eyes too far apart, nose too far down, ears too big ect.There are several techniques to getting closer to the right pr...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:10:29 PDT
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/
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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/
DIY Smartphone "Super" Macro Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/OEEK/I7MXM4A7/F4FOEEKI7MXM4A7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/OEEK/I7MXM4A7/F4FOEEKI7MXM4A7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/OEEK/I7MXM4A7/F4FOEEKI7MXM4A7.SMALL.jpg Epicspoon You may have viewed may other instructable on a DIY Smartphone Macro Lens, if you haven't I really encourage you to check it out. For some of you who want a better detailed view of an object with more of a microscopic feel to get closer and really see the texture, quality, and deatil, then you shoul...
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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/
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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/
Folded Book Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SMALL.jpg SMcCrocklin Create various shapes or letters using old books. Get a book Any book will work, but a hardcover will stand up better. Pages Bend the pages so it doubles in size Drawing While the pages are bent over, draw your design (Solid shapes work best, or a "bubbled" letter). Is this right? When t...
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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/
Mixing Plaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SMALL.jpg Eckert The following method for mixing plaster was shown to me by a sculptor who regularly carves large stones in Italy. Apparently this is the method used by Italian stone carvers when they mix plaster to temporarily securing large blocks of stone. Regardless of it’s origins, I have used this method for...
By: Eckert

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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:46:12 PST
Copper Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Rose/
Copper Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SMALL.jpg vbow         The copper rose is an easy, affordable project that requires minimal time or tools to make.           I have always wanted to learn how to work with metal but never really had the tools or the time to practice making anything. So, when I finally found a project that is cheap, easy to make, a...
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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