Instructables: exploring - living - art - recycling http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 01:57:26 PST BLOX v1.01 Stain Glass Surfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Glass-Surfboard/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:04:24 PDT
Waterproof Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Stencils/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 16:06:37 PDT
Hanging Moss Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Moss-Garden/
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Tue, 21 May 2013 21:44:30 PDT
Cardboard Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Art/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/95CY/H4AFZWB4/FCB95CYH4AFZWB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/95CY/H4AFZWB4/FCB95CYH4AFZWB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/95CY/H4AFZWB4/FCB95CYH4AFZWB4.SMALL.jpg Browncoat This is a great project for the family, because there really is no "wrong" way to do it.  Supplies: Corrugated carrdboard Scissors (or another way to cut the cardboard) Glue (I think regular glue is better than a glue stick for this because you can move the pieces a little still) A way to hang it, ...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 19:01:27 PDT
How to pulverize set plaster for re-use http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-pulverize-set-plaster-for-re-use/
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Sat, 30 Jun 2012 21:17:52 PDT
Alligator Snapping Turtle sculpture made from recuperated stripped computer cables http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-Snapping-Turtle-sculpture-made-from-recu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/UCGM/GVIYND5B/FNQUCGMGVIYND5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/UCGM/GVIYND5B/FNQUCGMGVIYND5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/UCGM/GVIYND5B/FNQUCGMGVIYND5B.SMALL.jpg lbrunetta This turtle's back was woven from a large (large!) box of obsolete computer cables I received from a techie friend. I also used some small gauge wire from the inside of small motors, a pair of earrings for the eyes, a fishing lure for the turtle's tongue "worm". The turquoise around the shell is som...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 11:34:52 PST
Upcycled Recycling Awareness Symbol http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Recycling-Symbol-Made-From-Recyclables/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2010 18:51:49 PST
Make an Easter basket from materials found in the recycle bin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Easter-basket-from-materials-found-in-the-/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2009 19:02:12 PDT
Cool Coke Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Wall-Design/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2009 23:04:32 PST
P.E.T Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/PET-Wall/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 11:53:19 PST
Recycle Old Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-Light-Bulb-1/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2008 10:57:23 PST
Immortalize Deceased Electronics as Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Immortalize-Deceased-Electronics-as-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 25 Jun 2007 22:31:45 PDT
kingfisher project, Kelvinbridge, Glasgow, 2006 http://www.instructables.com/id/kingfisher-project%2c-Kelvinbridge%2c-Glasgow%2c-2006/
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Wed, 24 May 2006 15:07:45 PDT