Instructables: exploring - living - art - design http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:14:37 PST BLOX v1.01 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
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
Amazing & Easy Color Palates in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Easy-Color-Palates-in-Photoshop/
Amazing & Easy Color Palates in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/4995/HZFDXEPC/F0T4995HZFDXEPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/4995/HZFDXEPC/F0T4995HZFDXEPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/4995/HZFDXEPC/F0T4995HZFDXEPC.SMALL.jpg lmchannel Ever go out looking for that perfect fabric, paint color, carpet, shirt, eyeshadow, flower, ribbon, or other decorative item to match that room, lamp, tie, lipstick, wedding centerpiece, or dress only to find yourself overwhelmed and confused by the color choices once inside said retail location? Yo...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:04:22 PDT
Sound-Generating Protest Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Generating-Protest-Flag/
Sound-Generating Protest Flag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TE1V/HXLD7MCQ/F0KTE1VHXLD7MCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TE1V/HXLD7MCQ/F0KTE1VHXLD7MCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TE1V/HXLD7MCQ/F0KTE1VHXLD7MCQ.SMALL.jpg superduper1 The Protest Flag is designed to create a collective voice amongst protest participants, while also allowing each protester to graphically display an individualized message.With two banners, the flag becomes a reed-percussion hybrid instrument. As wind passes between the two banners, the flag generat...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:05:13 PDT
Recycled Book hiding space http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Book-hiding-space/
Recycled Book hiding space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/QZ02/HWC4N5BI/FLTQZ02HWC4N5BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/QZ02/HWC4N5BI/FLTQZ02HWC4N5BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/QZ02/HWC4N5BI/FLTQZ02HWC4N5BI.SMALL.jpg Arduinonator On this project I am planing on making a piggybank and a secret safe. Of corse the choice is up to you on what you are planing on using it for. This project does take some time. First: what you will need is an old Book or to. I got mine at a flee market for cheap. Then you will need some white/wood ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:53:47 PDT
Transfer Designs using Wax Paper and an Ink Jet http://www.instructables.com/id/Transfer-Designs-using-Wax-Paper-and-an-Ink-Jet/
Transfer Designs using Wax Paper and an Ink Jet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QEBA/HU54NGNO/FNMQEBAHU54NGNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QEBA/HU54NGNO/FNMQEBAHU54NGNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QEBA/HU54NGNO/FNMQEBAHU54NGNO.SMALL.jpg Phoghat If you have an inkjet printer, you can easily transfer text and pictures to a piece of wood, using some waxed paper, tape, and a credit card.It should also work transferring to a textile ( such as a T-shirt ) but the material should be of a very tight weave Materials: Wood plaque to be printed on...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:20:56 PDT
Lawrence A. Davidson - Four Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawrence-A-Davidson-Four-Projects/
Lawrence A. Davidson - Four Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S8XF/HSCYB9RC/FY7S8XFHSCYB9RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S8XF/HSCYB9RC/FY7S8XFHSCYB9RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S8XF/HSCYB9RC/FY7S8XFHSCYB9RC.SMALL.jpg crumbtrail One Airbnb 2014 A very fast, three-week project from design prompt to completion. Acted as designer, lead fabricator and general contractor.  Each of the 12 pavilions was based on a 2D icon that represents that city's Airbnb office. All 800 Airbnb employees from all offices around the world attend...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 17:51:49 PST
How To Customize Your Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Candles/
How To Customize Your Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/5CW3/HS0D0CYT/FG65CW3HS0D0CYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/5CW3/HS0D0CYT/FG65CW3HS0D0CYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/5CW3/HS0D0CYT/FG65CW3HS0D0CYT.SMALL.jpg 15303shelby Supplies Wax paper -dollar storeSharpie thin point marker- Walmart,online, basically anywhere Candles Blow dryer Writing Or design Take your sharpies and write or draw the design that you would like to put on your candle on the wax paper Heat Now all you have to do is put the wax paper to...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 17:24:22 PST
Logo Critique: My Personal Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Logo-Critique-My-Personal-Logo-1/
Logo Critique: My Personal Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/52C9/HRH0Y0MZ/F8052C9HRH0Y0MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/52C9/HRH0Y0MZ/F8052C9HRH0Y0MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/52C9/HRH0Y0MZ/F8052C9HRH0Y0MZ.SMALL.jpg Ares252 Give your opinion on the one you Like/Dislike and state why.  Before proceeding through the steps, come up with a reason why you do/dont like it. From there, go to the next step to see my reasoning behind it. Layout  1) Reasoning  2) Left Logo  3) Right Logo  4) Thank You / For the future  Re...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 01:55:52 PST
Grain Silo House Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/Grain-Silo-House-Concept/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/F7J1/HMMFBAHO/FSMF7J1HMMFBAHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/F7J1/HMMFBAHO/FSMF7J1HMMFBAHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/F7J1/HMMFBAHO/FSMF7J1HMMFBAHO.SMALL.jpg NathanaelScheffler Time for a very short Instructable! These are two drawings out of my sketchbook, created as a small assignment for my portfolio class this year.  The main image depicts the outside of a residence built from a barn silo.  The second image depicts the 4th storey, the bedroom, and the staircase leadin...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:16:50 PDT
How to Make an Awesome Design (Using Paint and Adobe Photoshop) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Awesome-Design-Using-Paint-and-Adob/
How to Make an Awesome Design (Using Paint and Adobe Photoshop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/OACD/HL5FJCHC/FD7OACDHL5FJCHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/OACD/HL5FJCHC/FD7OACDHL5FJCHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/OACD/HL5FJCHC/FD7OACDHL5FJCHC.SMALL.jpg craft-n-genius On this Instructable, I will be showing you how to draw an awesome design on Paint (or any other program that you use to draw on your computer), and Adobe Photoshop. I came up with this idea from a story I am writing. There was a certain design that I wanted to create and so I experimented until I g...
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 13:41:29 PDT
Dr. Who Marionettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Who-Marionettes/
Dr. Who Marionettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/5WSZ/HJGE43E6/FTR5WSZHJGE43E6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/5WSZ/HJGE43E6/FTR5WSZHJGE43E6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/5WSZ/HJGE43E6/FTR5WSZHJGE43E6.SMALL.jpg CAMSTL We are going to show you how to transform small boxes with lids into a marionette. It's a straight forward process, and you can adapt it to any character. We love this project because it suits our love of gaming in the following ways: -- the blocky marionette reminds us of pixelated video games fr...
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 10:02:20 PDT
Tiny Tips : Draw an anime eye in SketchBook Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tips-Draw-an-anime-eye-in-SketchBook-Pro/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LBOZ/HJ600SK3/FAKLBOZHJ600SK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LBOZ/HJ600SK3/FAKLBOZHJ600SK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LBOZ/HJ600SK3/FAKLBOZHJ600SK3.SMALL.jpg ReneediCherri Tiny Tips are just that : little tips about how to use SketchBook! This tiny tip shows how to use the ellipse tool in SketchBook Pro to make an anime styled eye.
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 10:22:53 PDT
JoY's Rawcopiednature Eternal Beauty flowers from upcycled CDs and DVDs http://www.instructables.com/id/JoYs-Rawcopiednature-Eternal-Beauty-flowers-from-/
JoY's Rawcopiednature Eternal Beauty flowers from upcycled CDs and DVDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/GZDF/HJ602Q0S/FO7GZDFHJ602Q0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/GZDF/HJ602Q0S/FO7GZDFHJ602Q0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/GZDF/HJ602Q0S/FO7GZDFHJ602Q0S.SMALL.jpg joymcjoy Welcome to the Initial release of rawcopiednature invented back in 2005 by Johann Popow, that's me ;-) joy, JoY, joymcjoy are may nicknames   . I suggest you watch the videos I created for the process of forging an forever lasting flower. In the single steps you can see more details. Please ask and ...
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 08:34:46 PDT
Spray Paint Stencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Stencil/
Spray Paint Stencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/6K5J/HIGF9ELO/F5E6K5JHIGF9ELO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/6K5J/HIGF9ELO/F5E6K5JHIGF9ELO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/6K5J/HIGF9ELO/F5E6K5JHIGF9ELO.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Ever since I discovered spray paint at the age of 7 or 8, making stencils has always been part of my life. After years of developing my stencils from paper, to cardboard, card stock, sticky-back printer paper, and styrene plastic, I’ve finally figured out a fool proof way to transfer just about any ...
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:07:35 PDT
How to Customize a Tote Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Customize-a-Tote-Bag/
How to Customize a Tote Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TLT2/HI3TWNM3/F2DTLT2HI3TWNM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TLT2/HI3TWNM3/F2DTLT2HI3TWNM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TLT2/HI3TWNM3/F2DTLT2HI3TWNM3.SMALL.jpg TiffanyLeu UNIQUE, AFFORDABLE AND TRENDY!  Learn how to customize your own tote bag! It's easy and fun to make. Now let's get creative!  Adapted from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSnlE1FXI4Q Supplies ESTIMATED TIME 20 minutes – 40 minutes (Depends on individual’s craftiness) SUPPLIES • Plain tote bag ...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 21:58:13 PDT
VINTAGE? http://www.instructables.com/id/VINTAGE-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/X437/HGZNX05L/F59X437HGZNX05L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/X437/HGZNX05L/F59X437HGZNX05L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/X437/HGZNX05L/F59X437HGZNX05L.SMALL.jpg N1K1_1NC. I was trying to come up with something for this contest and I kind of just got stuck on the 1920's. Using photoshop and the Betaband hoodie template I created this depication of a woman in that era. I'm kind of hooked on the idea of taking one simple thing (Betabrand's template) to see what I can cr...
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Wed, 22 May 2013 02:14:45 PDT
Reflective Hoodie Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflective-Hoodie-Design/
Reflective Hoodie Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2QTL/HGHC8F6E/FJF2QTLHGHC8F6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2QTL/HGHC8F6E/FJF2QTLHGHC8F6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2QTL/HGHC8F6E/FJF2QTLHGHC8F6E.SMALL.jpg jorgearpi Dream it, Draw it, Wear it.... This is a design that i've made inspired by people who loves sports, like running, walking or cycling. It's something that i always wanted to design, and add some details as the texture and the reflective lateral and front material, to make something different and not...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 20:08:37 PDT
How to create Cruize Hoodie Design With Sketchbook Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-Cruize-Hoodie-Design-With-Sketchbook/
How to create Cruize Hoodie Design With Sketchbook Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GLA3/HGU2JG1D/FJXGLA3HGU2JG1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GLA3/HGU2JG1D/FJXGLA3HGU2JG1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GLA3/HGU2JG1D/FJXGLA3HGU2JG1D.SMALL.jpg sansu94 This was created using Autodesk Sketchbook Pro 6  Drawing pockets and zipppers Draw the pockets and zipper using Symmetry Y and Pencil Tool with black color . Blocking colors Create a new layer and block all the colors with Paint Brush tool. Shading Create a new layer Blend mode screen draw...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 04:12:51 PDT
How to make a themed hoodie with photoshop! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-themed-hoodie-with-photoshop/
How to make a themed hoodie with photoshop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/1JQX/HFSH5AUP/F461JQXHFSH5AUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/1JQX/HFSH5AUP/F461JQXHFSH5AUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/1JQX/HFSH5AUP/F461JQXHFSH5AUP.SMALL.jpg JamesGalante97 Through simple technics in this tutorial I will show you how to created a themed hoodie! For The theme I choose, it was "The Gamer." A mixture of classic amazing games all on one hoodie! Template and shading First download the hoodie template. When picking a theme choose one that you enjoy so you...
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Sun, 5 May 2013 12:59:20 PDT
solid figure illusion with sheets ans strings http://www.instructables.com/id/solid-figure-illusion-with-sheets-ans-strings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/RXIG/HD4VP1ZE/FZKRXIGHD4VP1ZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/RXIG/HD4VP1ZE/FZKRXIGHD4VP1ZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/RXIG/HD4VP1ZE/FZKRXIGHD4VP1ZE.SMALL.jpg Gerraldinho This is a sculpture or decoration-object wich is made of two sheets of cardboard. But you can make this with different better looking materials like concrete or steal. Materials. -Two Sheets of any material. (one is a triangle and the other a square or rectangle.) - In this case cotton, or a wire. ...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:18:33 PST
Flax Fiber Chair - Making of http://www.instructables.com/id/Flax-Fiber-Chair-Making-of/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/6ZVI/H9SZPCSL/FZM6ZVIH9SZPCSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/6ZVI/H9SZPCSL/FZM6ZVIH9SZPCSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/6ZVI/H9SZPCSL/FZM6ZVIH9SZPCSL.SMALL.jpg matthieutje65 In this tutorial you can see step by step how it's done! I don't think extra written information is needed? If you have some extra questions, please ask, I'll be more than happy to answer them as fast as possible! Interested in more of my projects check my website www.matthieulibeert.webs.com
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:14:03 PST
Crochet Purse and Matching Blouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Purse-and-Matching-Blouse/
Crochet Purse and Matching Blouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/TCYD/H9G17CPO/F7NTCYDH9G17CPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/TCYD/H9G17CPO/F7NTCYDH9G17CPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/TCYD/H9G17CPO/F7NTCYDH9G17CPO.SMALL.jpg pritishah Here is an awesome purse instructable and a matching blouse with it. This type of crochet needs somewhat of experience and of course Time. I have kept it quite short giving the very detail of the pattern I have used here. Hope this helps. In this I will show you how to make Purse. Rows are st...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 07:18:54 PST
How to Make an Awesome Laser Cut Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Awesome-Laser-Cut-Poster/
How to Make an Awesome Laser Cut Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/L059/H9G126CH/F3ZL059H9G126CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/L059/H9G126CH/F3ZL059H9G126CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/L059/H9G126CH/F3ZL059H9G126CH.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam I'm on a team with two other engineering students, learning about design and entrepreneurship. Our task is to ideate, design, manufacture, and sell a product in the period of about a month. As you might guess, it's been an intense learning experience! I really like the product we came up with, and ...
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Fri, 16 Nov 2012 12:12:30 PST
Geometric Canvas Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Canvas-Art/
Geometric Canvas Art! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/50IO/H99478MI/FXR50IOH99478MI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/50IO/H99478MI/FXR50IOH99478MI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/50IO/H99478MI/FXR50IOH99478MI.SMALL.jpg Edje09 NOTE: Hey folks! This is going to be my submission to the Design Competition. Vote for me if you like what you see! People who know me would not describe me as "artistic". "Autistic", maybe (don't worry, I'm not, my parents had me tested...jeez, now I feel like Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory). De...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 14:39:04 PST
Breakdown: How to build a sustainable Design Exhibition http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakdown-How-to-build-a-sustainable-Design-Exhib/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/ZZMV/H8LVX56D/FN8ZZMVH8LVX56D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/ZZMV/H8LVX56D/FN8ZZMVH8LVX56D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/ZZMV/H8LVX56D/FN8ZZMVH8LVX56D.SMALL.jpg mdsolis This is time lapse of the Arizona State University 2012 senior design show. This literal step-by-step features students constructing a exhibition using sustainable materials such as pallets for infrastructure,thus, decreasing the footprint of the event. The exhibition was planned by various members ...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 23:08:37 PDT
How to Make Henna Paste and Apply to Skin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Henna-Paste-and-Apply-to-Skin/
How to Make Henna Paste and Apply to Skin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/BLKA/H7S57ASN/F09BLKAH7S57ASN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/BLKA/H7S57ASN/F09BLKAH7S57ASN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/BLKA/H7S57ASN/F09BLKAH7S57ASN.SMALL.jpg kflagg Henna is a great way to create designs on your skin without the permanent effects of a tattoo.  Through this tutorial I will teach you how to make your own henna paste in a fun, easy way.  After the henna is made, you can use your own creativity to create absolutely any design you can think of!  W...
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 10:25:58 PDT
Angel of Nike Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Angel-of-Nike-Statue/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/9RN0/H7QCU09G/FPN9RN0H7QCU09G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/9RN0/H7QCU09G/FPN9RN0H7QCU09G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/9RN0/H7QCU09G/FPN9RN0H7QCU09G.SMALL.jpg The Props Monster This is one of three statues I am making for my college's production of Boeing Boeing. It is based upon the statue of Nike and was designed using Google Sketchup. The design of the statue changed for the production, becoming a more "Andy Warhol" style which can be seen in the later photos. The 3d mo...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 13:50:35 PDT
Light and Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-and-Ladder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/RM6C/H6MF2R4Q/FESRM6CH6MF2R4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/RM6C/H6MF2R4Q/FESRM6CH6MF2R4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/RM6C/H6MF2R4Q/FESRM6CH6MF2R4Q.SMALL.jpg farrahsit DOB: July 4th 1982 Quality is the heart of our business and independence is its soul. Light and Ladder founder Farrah Sit has been making useful, original home decor since 2009 and with the overwhelming success of her personal line, she has been inspired to expand and collaborate with other vision...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 19:24:48 PDT
Betty Boop http://www.instructables.com/id/Betty-Boop-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SMALL.jpg drawingsonglass Betty Boop
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 06:35:46 PDT
Create-Your-Own Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Bookmark/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 07:47:18 PDT
Spray Paint Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Stencils/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 20:36:42 PDT
turn your old actiontoys into art http://www.instructables.com/id/TURN-YOUR-OLD-ACTIONTOYS-INTO-ART/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/5XGT/GOTSYURB/FE95XGTGOTSYURB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/5XGT/GOTSYURB/FE95XGTGOTSYURB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/5XGT/GOTSYURB/FE95XGTGOTSYURB.SMALL.jpg ahoiahoi Ahoy folks, I show you, how to turn your old (or new) actiontoys into a design artwork what you need: a frame (you can choose the size you want) some action toy figures like WWF, GHOSTBUSTERS, STAR WARS, GI.JOE or old plastic soldiers wood glue or any other strong glue that works with plastic (TI...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2011 13:05:58 PDT
Tracing, animation, x-ray, light box under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracing-animation-x-ray-light-box-under-20/
Tracing, animation, x-ray, light box under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/NS0R/GO502BUX/FFMNS0RGO502BUX.SMALL.jpg ihoppoet My Girlfriend is a Fashion design major working on her MFA, and she often needs to trace her sketches. She uses my animation table but it is a bit too large for her to work with, and she can’t move it around. So I decided to make her a light box. Once I had everything together, it took me less than ...
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Wed, 25 May 2011 20:37:13 PDT
cool easter eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/cool-easter-eggs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/ZGTT/GKLISRJY/FHKZGTTGKLISRJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/ZGTT/GKLISRJY/FHKZGTTGKLISRJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/ZGTT/GKLISRJY/FHKZGTTGKLISRJY.SMALL.jpg rschack
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Sun, 24 Apr 2011 09:03:52 PDT
Make cool designs in wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-cool-designs-in-wood/
Make cool designs in wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/UV5V/GLPH1BO5/F4HUV5VGLPH1BO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/UV5V/GLPH1BO5/F4HUV5VGLPH1BO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/UV5V/GLPH1BO5/F4HUV5VGLPH1BO5.SMALL.jpg Football viking boy In this instructable I will show you how to take a drawing or design and carve it into wood.It is very easy and it only took about 30 minutes to make it. Materials All you need is:      * a piece of wood( size depends on the design)      * either a carving or rotary tool      * a design or...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2011 14:30:01 PDT
Make a t-shirt into hangable art http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-a-t-shirt-into-hangable-art/
Make a t-shirt into hangable art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/9JED/GJC3P3QZ/FHW9JEDGJC3P3QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/9JED/GJC3P3QZ/FHW9JEDGJC3P3QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/9JED/GJC3P3QZ/FHW9JEDGJC3P3QZ.SMALL.jpg misskari Have a shirt that you love, but don't love to wear? Stretch it over some canvas bars and make it into a piece of hangable art! What you'll need: * Awesome Shirt * Heavy-Duty Stapler/Staple Gun with 3/5" staples * Pliers * Hammer * Canvas Stretchers - two 14" and two 18" (I used Fredrix brand stret...
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Tue, 25 Jan 2011 18:02:30 PST
Light Sculptures by Manfred Kielnhofer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sculptures-by-Manfred-Kielnhofer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/QL35/GINORVIU/FL3QL35GINORVIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/QL35/GINORVIU/FL3QL35GINORVIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/QL35/GINORVIU/FL3QL35GINORVIU.SMALL.jpg contemporaryarts Light Sculptures by Manfred Kielnhofer Behold shrouded figures standing watch over us all, each of them covered in light in all places both light and dark. These are a set of sculptures called Light Guards, designed and executed by designer / artist Manfred Kielnhofer. Each of them is a lamp sculpt...
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Tue, 11 Jan 2011 12:10:55 PST
hipster Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/hipster-Ornaments/
hipster Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/6DBN/GHOX6AOR/FQP6DBNGHOX6AOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/6DBN/GHOX6AOR/FQP6DBNGHOX6AOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/6DBN/GHOX6AOR/FQP6DBNGHOX6AOR.SMALL.jpg meeshy My idea is simple but without a laser cutter cannot be done. I want to make uncommon ornaments using sheet metal. I hope to win a laser cutter so I can create the new product line for my etsy shop that I have been envisioning for awhile now. The first series I want to introduce includes hipster imag...
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Tue, 14 Dec 2010 23:51:40 PST
Design Rollers -- for painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Rollers-for-painting/
Design Rollers -- for painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/W9Z1/GG4A6TOJ/F72W9Z1GG4A6TOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/W9Z1/GG4A6TOJ/F72W9Z1GG4A6TOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/W9Z1/GG4A6TOJ/F72W9Z1GG4A6TOJ.SMALL.jpg Thinkenstein Texture gives life to painting surfaces and design rollers are a quick way to put it down.  These rollers use PVC pipe for the basic roller sleeves and are like rolling printing blocks.  You charge them with paint, instead of printing ink, and roll the design patterns down on your painting.  I use t...
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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 12:25:42 PST
Trigger http://www.instructables.com/id/Trigger/
Trigger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/AXBA/G4PBP5VL/FNHAXBAG4PBP5VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/AXBA/G4PBP5VL/FNHAXBAG4PBP5VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/AXBA/G4PBP5VL/FNHAXBAG4PBP5VL.SMALL.jpg randofo Let's pull the time machine out of the closet and crank the dial way back to a much simpler time. Yes, today we are traveling back to 2004. You may wonder why we are going to 2004? The answer is quite simple. In 2004, I built, and for the first time satisfactorily documented, one of my strange elect...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2010 22:47:13 PST
Can Art: A Way To Recycle Some Tin Cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Can-Art-A-Way-To-Recycle-Some-Tin-Cans/
Can Art: A Way To Recycle Some Tin Cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/OUT8/G1ZGGSJB/F8MOUT8G1ZGGSJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/OUT8/G1ZGGSJB/F8MOUT8G1ZGGSJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/OUT8/G1ZGGSJB/F8MOUT8G1ZGGSJB.SMALL.jpg Creativeman We all use some canned foods from time to time.  And we all probably use empty cans for one purpose or another.  This instructable shows how to decorate cans to be used as organizers for pencils, pens, paint brushes, etc.  It's a simple thing to do, and children would especially have fun making thei...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 15:12:24 PST
Music + Paint = cheap artistic goodness http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Paint-cheap-artistic-goodness/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/TNGQ/FKLD2KAE/F7OTNGQFKLD2KAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/TNGQ/FKLD2KAE/F7OTNGQFKLD2KAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/TNGQ/FKLD2KAE/F7OTNGQFKLD2KAE.SMALL.jpg drums787 I dont consider myself to be a true "artist" by any means, but that sure hasn't stopped me from dabbling. After all, who hasn't gotten inspired on a rainy day to bust out the old box of paints and give the creative thing a whirl? The problem is, it can be an expensive hobby in which to indulge one...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2009 12:57:30 PDT
design your own custom CD http://www.instructables.com/id/design-your-own-custom-CD/
design your own custom CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/7OKM/FVDC2Z1Z/F607OKMFVDC2Z1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/7OKM/FVDC2Z1Z/F607OKMFVDC2Z1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/7OKM/FVDC2Z1Z/F607OKMFVDC2Z1Z.SMALL.jpg chin_wu make cool designs while the cd is spinning you can create spattered effects, spiral designs, or just straight perfect circles onto any cd Materials you will need: -a cardboard box (so ink deosent get everywhere) -a pen -a portable cd player -a permanent marker -and a cd disasembling the portab...
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Sun, 31 May 2009 16:42:38 PDT
DIY Carbon Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Transfer-Paper/
DIY Carbon Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/58TO/FQWVUV56/FNQ58TOFQWVUV56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/58TO/FQWVUV56/FNQ58TOFQWVUV56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/58TO/FQWVUV56/FNQ58TOFQWVUV56.SMALL.jpg fearme36 This is how to make carbon paper using pencil lead.Materials:paperpencilpicture you wish to transfer draw on the back Ok, take the picture and flip it over. now draw over the back of the picture heavily. you may want to hold it up to a light and see how much more you need to shade. you only need ...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2009 19:04:04 PST
How to make a lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-lightbox/
How to make a lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/U1MX/FOHU3Q5Y/F6GU1MXFOHU3Q5Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/U1MX/FOHU3Q5Y/F6GU1MXFOHU3Q5Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/U1MX/FOHU3Q5Y/F6GU1MXFOHU3Q5Y.SMALL.jpg Mfmalive In this instructable I will show you how to make a magic lightbox for Christmas. You can give it as a present for your family and friends, or just make it for yourself!This lightbox will create the illusion that there's a picture made up of different steps of a stair. To see the illusion in action, ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2009 20:48:06 PST
Goose on Geometry http://www.instructables.com/id/Goose-of-Geometry/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JYIE/FM7WGE37/FFZJYIEFM7WGE37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JYIE/FM7WGE37/FFZJYIEFM7WGE37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JYIE/FM7WGE37/FFZJYIEFM7WGE37.SMALL.jpg Brian Baity This was done simply to discover if I could do it. I went though a stage where my goal was to remove as much material from an egg shell as possible while still retaining the shape and image of the egg. Carving an egg shell like this is great fun and watching people's reactions when they seem somethi...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2008 12:57:30 PDT
Pinstriping (basic design) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinstriping-basic-design/
Pinstriping (basic design) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/D1T7/FHM8QZ9P/F80D1T7FHM8QZ9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/D1T7/FHM8QZ9P/F80D1T7FHM8QZ9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/D1T7/FHM8QZ9P/F80D1T7FHM8QZ9P.SMALL.jpg Rishnai There are a few aspects that make a good pinstriper. The ability to handle a brush, the ability to use just the right amount of paint, the knowledge of when to stop, the ability to draw symmetrically, the ability to create a pattern that is not only cool but works with, not against, the shape of the...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2008 01:01:49 PDT
Pocket Graffiti Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Graffiti-Pen/
Pocket Graffiti Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/IEKO/FE0XGW34/FV3IEKOFE0XGW34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/IEKO/FE0XGW34/FV3IEKOFE0XGW34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/IEKO/FE0XGW34/FV3IEKOFE0XGW34.SMALL.jpg PocketSized The Pocket Graffiti Pen is very easy to make, and allows you to spray your own Pocket Sized Stencils anywhere you want. It can be created in a matter of minutes and will allow professional looking stencils to be sprayed, at a miniature size. What you will need Permanent Marker (or any pen with a...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 11:24:00 PDT
How To Create A Tribal Design (Or Something Similar) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-A-Tribal-Design-Or-Something-Simila/
How To Create A Tribal Design (Or Something Similar) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VRME/FCA43L1W/FCQVRMEFCA43L1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VRME/FCA43L1W/FCQVRMEFCA43L1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VRME/FCA43L1W/FCQVRMEFCA43L1W.SMALL.jpg Dr.Paj For this instructable I will show you how to create a tribal design using only: -Paper -Pencil -Belief In Shadows -Your Noggin Starting. To begin first decide on what your design will look like and where you will start. Some good starting place are: The middle (if you aren't going to make a s...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2008 19:54:04 PST