Instructables: exploring - living - kids - fun http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 May 2015 15:18:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Squishy Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Squishy-Circuits-3/
Squishy Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/YJ8U/IA6M7QHL/F85YJ8UIA6M7QHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/YJ8U/IA6M7QHL/F85YJ8UIA6M7QHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/YJ8U/IA6M7QHL/F85YJ8UIA6M7QHL.SMALL.jpg aareon745 This is a tutorial on how to make games for grades K-5 using play-dough that works like circuits!To make the dough:Conductive:Materials:1 cup Water1 1/2 cups Flour (A gluten free version of this dough can be made by replacing the flour with gluten-free flour.) 1/4 cup Salt 3 Tbsp. Cream of Tartar*...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 10:19:29 PDT
GLITTER CANVAS SHOES http://www.instructables.com/id/GLITTER-CANVAS-SHOES/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 09:03:10 PDT
Drip Paint Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Drip-Paint-Flower-Pot/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 00:39:06 PDT
Penny Coaster: Make A Coaster For $.16! http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Coaster-Make-A-Coaster-For-16/
Penny Coaster: Make A Coaster For $.16! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SMALL.jpg funtogether Nice cup coasters can cost upwards of $100! Fortunately, there is a way to make a very nice coaster for less than $.20! This coaster is made of pennies (and hot glue) and is a great conversational centerpiece. Enjoy! Materials 16 PenniesA Hot Glue Gun w/ Hot Glue StickVinegar To Help Clean The...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:49:19 PDT
Sand Art Bugs and Things http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-Art-Bugs-and-Things/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:02:06 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
Make PI Day Shirts for the Family http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-PI-Day-Shirts-for-the-Family/
Make PI Day Shirts for the Family - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/HY8N/I7SVXFWU/F70HY8NI7SVXFWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/HY8N/I7SVXFWU/F70HY8NI7SVXFWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/HY8N/I7SVXFWU/F70HY8NI7SVXFWU.SMALL.jpg hegure_ryu My wife got a her new Cricut cutter and wanted a reason to try it out. Pi Day was just around the corner, but not just any Pi Day ULTIMATE PI DAY. Being that Ultimate Pi Day only comes around once every hundred years, so for most people without some extremely long life genes it is a once in a life...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:48:42 PDT
Laminate - Picture Cut Outs to Decorate Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Picture-Cut-Outs-to-Decorate-Photos/
Laminate - Picture Cut Outs to Decorate Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/M6VS/I72P39IN/FQ1M6VSI72P39IN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/M6VS/I72P39IN/FQ1M6VSI72P39IN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/M6VS/I72P39IN/FQ1M6VSI72P39IN.SMALL.jpg FellowesInc Use these fun templates to laminate for fun projects. Cut Print template and cut out desired forms.Get the best laminator Here!! Position Place picture with desired forms into a Fellowes laminating pouch. Laminate Place pouch into Fellowes laminator and laminate for your enjoyment.
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:40:17 PDT
How To Make Fishing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fishing-Game/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:54:02 PDT
Upcycled Crayon Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Crayon-Ring/
Upcycled Crayon Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SMALL.jpg funtogether I recently discovered that it is possible to melt old crayons! My first thought was, "Make a crayon ring, and enter it in the Ring Challenge." After several failed attempts I realized that this was not going to be as easy as it had seemed at first, but, as the old saying goes, "Where there's a wil...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 16:48:07 PST
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-Your-Hand-In-3D-DIY-Tutorial/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:15:09 PST
Summer Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Board/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:37:54 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Portable swing seppe verfaillie http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-swing-seppe-verfaillie/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 02:02:58 PST
paprcraft ds lite http://www.instructables.com/id/paprcraft-ds-lite/
paprcraft ds lite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SMALL.jpg momoluv hey momoluvers, it's momo and today i'm going to be making super cute little keepsake that is just adorable! I hope you enjoy it and remember to vote! supplies 1) template shown above2) scissors 3) glue stick4) toothpick cut out cut out every piece because you're going too need every part. I ...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 17:31:30 PST
Dinosaur hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-hat-1/
Dinosaur hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Y764/I3TIEAJG/FXEY764I3TIEAJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Y764/I3TIEAJG/FXEY764I3TIEAJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Y764/I3TIEAJG/FXEY764I3TIEAJG.SMALL.jpg craftalavista After knitting my first couple of pieces, I started to feel adventurous and wanted to try something a little more challenging.I decided with it being so cold outside I would make a hat for my new nephew, but not just any hat - this is a hat that will keep all those monsters under the bed at bayWhat ...
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 16:43:43 PST
"Necessities Plate" http://www.instructables.com/id/Necessities-Plate/
"Necessities Plate" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/17HC/I3TIABZN/F8Z17HCI3TIABZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/17HC/I3TIABZN/F8Z17HCI3TIABZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/17HC/I3TIABZN/F8Z17HCI3TIABZN.SMALL.jpg diy_room_decor Get Your Supplies • a platter or plate• your "necessities" (perfume, lotion, bath salt, or a foot scrub) Assemble Out your "necessities" on the plate in a way that pleases you. And just like that you are done!
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:30:37 PST
Diy Cute And Simple Hair Elastic Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Cute-And-Simple-Hair-Elastic-Holder/
Diy Cute And Simple Hair Elastic Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/VAQA/I45HJN9Y/FV2VAQAI45HJN9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/VAQA/I45HJN9Y/FV2VAQAI45HJN9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/VAQA/I45HJN9Y/FV2VAQAI45HJN9Y.SMALL.jpg diy_room_decor Gather Materials • jar (big or small)• hair elastics Put It Together I am sure you can figure it out, just put the hair elastics in the jar and you have a cute little hair elastic holder! This also works with bobby pins or other hair accessories. Your Final Product You are finished! Now pu...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:23:08 PST
Diy Earring And Hair Clip Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Earring-And-Hair-Clip-Holder/
Diy Earring And Hair Clip Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/ZAKE/I45HJM5Z/F7EZAKEI45HJM5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/ZAKE/I45HJM5Z/F7EZAKEI45HJM5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/ZAKE/I45HJM5Z/F7EZAKEI45HJM5Z.SMALL.jpg diy_room_decor Gather Your Materials •Trash bin with holes•Earrings•Hair clips, Barrettes, Pins, and Flowers Start Assenbling Flip over the trash can and add the earrings first, then add the others. Get Your Final Prodject Once you finish your masterpiece place it were you would like it in the room for a...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:08:47 PST
Makeup Brush Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeup-Brush-Holder/
Makeup Brush Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/G9BU/I45HJMY4/F43G9BUI45HJMY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/G9BU/I45HJMY4/F43G9BUI45HJMY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/G9BU/I45HJMY4/F43G9BUI45HJMY4.SMALL.jpg diy_room_decor Gather Materials • A mason jar• As many makeup brushes as you want Putting It Together First, unscrew the top and take out the actual top piece. Then screw back on the metal rim and tossing your makeup brushes. And tuck away the top piece for another day. Your Final Product You are done! N...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:38:37 PST
Tie-Dye Paper Napkins!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Paper-Napkins/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:13:27 PST
Paper Chocolate Frog http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Chocolate-Frog/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:00:11 PST
How To Train Your Rat and Other Rodents http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-train-your-Rat/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 13:35:17 PST
Personalized Frozen Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Elsa-Ornament/
Personalized Frozen Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch With the holidays upon us, it's time to start making ornaments! What cuter theme to make than Frozen!? What You'll Need - Clear plastic ornament- Piece of flat clear plastic (You can find on some kind of packaging usually)- Acrylic paints- White paint pen- Epson salt- White glitter- Sugar beads -...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 19:45:12 PST
Spider-Man Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Man-Christmas-Ornament/
Spider-Man Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/R1FI/I2KS9BH6/FKYR1FII2KS9BH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/R1FI/I2KS9BH6/FKYR1FII2KS9BH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/R1FI/I2KS9BH6/FKYR1FII2KS9BH6.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch What little boy or girl wouldn't love a Spider-Man Christmas ornament? Complete with spider! What you need. -Plastic clear ornament-Comic book page or scrapbook page of Spider-Man comics-Ribbon . I used brown and light blue-Small cardboard letters-Hole punch-Scissors-Hot glue gun-Plastic spider -...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:42:18 PST
Team Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Monsters/
Team Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Grab some friends, paper, pencil, and some colors and lets make monsters!This is a really easy, kid- friendly, fun and often times funny short art activity. Get ready! You will need a total of 3 people to do this activity.Once you have 3 participants, get everyone a piece of paper, a pencil, and ...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:38 PDT
Non-Soldering Solar Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Soldering-Solar-Bug/
Non-Soldering Solar Bug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Our first project was the simple and fun Solar Cockroach. For the longest time we've been trying to find a fun way of making a version of that project for even younger students; and this is what we came up with!We found that younger students need a good tactile approach when it comes to solar energ...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:46:40 PDT
Name Aliens/Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Name-AliensMonsters/
Name Aliens/Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Have some time to fill and some art supplies? Here is a great, short, imagination using activity.The basic idea is to turn your name into an alien/monster using your imagination.All you need is:1.paper2.black marker/sharpie3.crayons/other coloring media4.imagination! Prepare your name for the fun ...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:43:14 PDT
Halloween piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-piñata/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
Indoor Electric Car (for cheap under $5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Electric-Car-for-cheap-under-5/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:44:48 PDT
Make Your Own Fairy Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Fairy-Wings/
Make Your Own Fairy Wings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GU9D/I0HYO2XZ/FBZGU9DI0HYO2XZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GU9D/I0HYO2XZ/FBZGU9DI0HYO2XZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GU9D/I0HYO2XZ/FBZGU9DI0HYO2XZ.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Fairy wings are an easy and inexpensive accessory for playing dress up. Here is how to make a pair of your very own! There are several methods on constructing wire hanger/pantyhose wings. This is just how I did it. Materials Needed You will want to gather:4 wire clothes hangers (to make adult si...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:13:28 PDT
Creepy Crawly Halloween Jello worms http://www.instructables.com/id/Creepy-Crawly-Halloween-Jello-worms/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:17:16 PDT
3-d Block Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/3-d-Block-Letters/
3-d Block Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/M9N6/I01FIV1T/FS4M9N6I01FIV1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/M9N6/I01FIV1T/FS4M9N6I01FIV1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/M9N6/I01FIV1T/FS4M9N6I01FIV1T.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers, it's momo and today I'll be showing y'all how to make a cool decoration for your room! I chose to spell cloud (template given below) but you can go to mrprintables.com and get other letters too! Have fun :) Supplies 1- scissors2- glue stick3- liquid glue (not shown)4- template (ab...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:07:14 PDT
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hodge-Podge-Owl/
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Fall is just about here. Celebrate by making a cute one-of-a-kind hodge podge owl for your home or yard. Make it an Event Invite friends over to make one with you. Gather supplies and prepare a work space for you and your pals. The fun part is no one's owl will look the same. Ahead of time you c...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:15:45 PDT
Blown Paint Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Blown-Paint-Monsters/
Blown Paint Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Another great little activity to do with your kiddos. It's a really simple, really fun and imaginative craft idea.All you need is:paper: thicker paper is best, like card stock or water color paperwatercolor paints and brushcup or waterstrawsharpie or other marker Pile on the Paint First thing we ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:22:39 PDT
Kids Light Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Light-Matrix/
Kids Light Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SMALL.jpg Ryan MacKenzie This is a weekend project for the family. Primarily aimed for kids around the age of two who love to switch on and off lights. What you will need Tools:Wire cutters Wire strippersSoldering iron Hot glue Screw drivers16mm holesawrulerConsumables:All consumables except for box were purchased from...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 07:02:00 PDT
Stingray Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Stingray-Paper-Airplane/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:36:59 PDT
Super Hero Medal Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Hero-Medal-Hanger/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:35:18 PDT
Make your own Pom Poms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Pom-Poms/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:26:29 PDT
DIY Piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Piñata/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:59:09 PDT
DIY Confetti Party Poppers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Confetti-Party-Poppers/
DIY Confetti Party Poppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY Lately every party I host for my children I have been making these party favors. They are great and colorful, plus the kids love them! They are very simple to make, but be warned, they do make a mess ;)!You’ll need: fine crepe paper toiler paper roll cracker snaps confetti ribbon adhesive dots sci...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 09:15:12 PDT
Marble Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Painting/
Marble Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Ever painted with marbles? If you haven't, you really should! It is a great, fun, loose way to paint. Perfect activity for young kids and even adults enjoy it. No art talent required! You get to let go of control and see what happens and no 2 paintings are ever the same.All you need is:1. a box (no ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:58:07 PDT
Off Road stroller conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Road-stroller-conversion/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 19:59:44 PDT
Top 10 Ways to Entertain a Toddler http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Ways-to-Entertain-a-Toddler/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:13:39 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cookie-Cutter-of-Instructables-Robot-Natural-c/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 19:28:41 PDT
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bubble-Cloud-Makers/
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I spent a wonderful Memorial Day playing together, not something I get to do with them daily because of my choice of career.One of the things we did that day was go outside an make these recycled plastic bottle and duct-taped sock bubble makers.I had the hardest time coming up with a...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 09:56:04 PDT
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/Silky-Stretchy-Two-Ingredient-Play-Dough/
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I recently tried out another two-ingredient play dough recipe that I want to share with you. An inexpensive project (in the states,) it was played with for a good thirty minutes and began drying out after about an hour.A few notes:(1) The most important piece of advice I can give is...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 22:10:55 PDT
CD COASTERS WITH DECOUPAGE http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-COASTERS-WITH-DECOUPAGE/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 05:15:55 PDT
Celebrating Instructables Club http://www.instructables.com/id/Celebrating-Instructables-Club/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 06:25:01 PDT