Instructables: exploring - living - paint http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:16:26 PST BLOX v1.01 Bar signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-signs/
Bar signs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7505/I3VHBQCO/FH77505I3VHBQCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7505/I3VHBQCO/FH77505I3VHBQCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7505/I3VHBQCO/FH77505I3VHBQCO.SMALL.jpg mperkins433 After I made our pallet bar (check out my other instructable) I decided we need some signage. Since we had recently visited Kentucky and traveled the famous Bourbon Trail I wanted to incorporate it into our backyard. Painting This is one of my favorite and easiest things to do. I took some lefto...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:00:46 PST
Foam T-Shirt Stamp: For Simple Illustrations That Are Difficult to Stencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-T-Shirt-Stamp-For-Simple-Illustrations-That-A/
Foam T-Shirt Stamp: For Simple Illustrations That Are Difficult to Stencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/2MUZ/I3VHCOID/FBM2MUZI3VHCOID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/2MUZ/I3VHCOID/FBM2MUZI3VHCOID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/2MUZ/I3VHCOID/FBM2MUZI3VHCOID.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 This is a method to transfer simple images (e.g. shapes, contour line drawings, typography, etc.) onto t-shirts. This method,- like stenciling, is cheaper and easier than screen-printing. But unlike stenciling this method makes it much easier to deal with images that have closed, positive-space line...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:52:02 PST
Mason Jar Christmas Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Christmas-Light/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:27:14 PST
From green husk to dye http://www.instructables.com/id/From-green-husk-to-dye/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:44:28 PST
Label a Cupboard with Chalk http://www.instructables.com/id/Label-a-Cupboard-with-Chalk/
Label a Cupboard with Chalk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ZE26/I3PJKC0N/FO1ZE26I3PJKC0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ZE26/I3PJKC0N/FO1ZE26I3PJKC0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ZE26/I3PJKC0N/FO1ZE26I3PJKC0N.SMALL.jpg chrisma0 In order to remember which drawer contains what, it would be nice to label them. We'd like it if those labels could be erased and redrawn. Using chalk seems like an ideal solution here.Also, who doesn't like drawing on furniture?! Cupboard & Materials Materials:Cupboard that you want labeledChalk...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 05:36:00 PST
Lightbulb ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightbulb-ornaments/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 21:42:22 PST
Watercolor Holiday Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Watercolor-Holiday-Cards/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:43:25 PST
Zen Shape Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Zen-Shape-Art/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:05:40 PST
Garage Door Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Repair-3/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 18:30:04 PST
All That And A Can Of Paint! - Kitchen Makeover & More... http://www.instructables.com/id/All-That-And-A-Can-Of-Paint-Kitchen-Makeover-More/
All That And A Can Of Paint! - Kitchen Makeover & More... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/F0J6/I3BHL48D/FEMF0J6I3BHL48D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/F0J6/I3BHL48D/FEMF0J6I3BHL48D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/F0J6/I3BHL48D/FEMF0J6I3BHL48D.SMALL.jpg Vintiquities The before and after of our kitchen makeover that was started with a little bit of demo ( we removed the set of cabinets above the bar to create line of sight to the living area ) and one can of Olympic Icon Paint Plus Primer.The Before...Ugly mobile home striped wallpaper that makes you wish you co...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:28:11 PST
Painted "Bokeh Lights" Magnetic Art (from old cookie sheets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Bokeh-Lights-Magnetic-Art-from-old-cookie-/
Painted "Bokeh Lights" Magnetic Art (from old cookie sheets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/U37O/I3BHL2SW/FR1U37OI3BHL2SW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/U37O/I3BHL2SW/FR1U37OI3BHL2SW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/U37O/I3BHL2SW/FR1U37OI3BHL2SW.SMALL.jpg paperplateandplane This is one update to your wall that you can keep on updating! These "bokeh lights" have been painted on old cookie sheets. Just change it up with homemade magnets -- photos of family, fun silhouettes, and letters to make catch phrases -- and you will have a wall that changes with each season or f...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:33:01 PST
Painting with Texture: Less-Than-Monochrome Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-with-Texture-Less-Than-Monochrome-Wall-De/
Painting with Texture: Less-Than-Monochrome Wall Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/M603/I3BHI952/FBNM603I3BHI952.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/M603/I3BHI952/FBNM603I3BHI952.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/M603/I3BHI952/FBNM603I3BHI952.SMALL.jpg Mongpoovian My wife and I have been considering repainting our stairwell for a while. To be more precise, we've wanted to repaint ever since some unfortunate plumbing issues left us with a big, ugly patch of unfinished drywall in our stairwell.But we faced the same existential debate all humans face when confro...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 05:40:39 PST
Welcome to Nightvale Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-to-Nightvale-Shoes/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:40:31 PST
Mermaid Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Mural/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 12:42:04 PST
diy shirts The Grim One's way http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-shirts-The-Grim-Ones-way/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 09:52:56 PST
Homemade Super Hero Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Super-Hero-Christmas-Ornament/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:20:29 PST
Zombie wound #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-wound-2/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:54:25 PST
How to add character to a plain wall by paint and Accessorizing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-character-to-a-plain-wall/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 23:31:49 PST
How to Make a Book Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Book-Pumpkin/
How to Make a Book Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/352H/I2P3PVPS/FT0352HI2P3PVPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/352H/I2P3PVPS/FT0352HI2P3PVPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/352H/I2P3PVPS/FT0352HI2P3PVPS.SMALL.jpg Preval Turn an old book into a decorative pumpkin that, if stored well, will look just as great next year. What you'll need Green crinkle paperAn old book Scissors Hot glue gunPencil Green construction paperPreval Sprayer Orange water based paint One or more sticks Wire Shear the book into shape Pla...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:08:36 PST
Decorative Fall Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Fall-Sign/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:39:41 PST
Comic Book Nail Art Tutorial | Samantha Beauty http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Nail-Art-Tutorial-Samantha-Beauty/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:57:49 PST
Wooden Minion http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Minion/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:10:09 PST
Paint your walls (parents only) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-walls-parents-only/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14:26:56 PST
Mean Girls "You Go Glen Coco" Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Mean-Girls-You-Go-Glen-Coco-Shirt/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:33:30 PST
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-wooden-Christmas-countdown-blocks/
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls These blocks are simple to make, great beginner wood project that will be a great keepsake for you and your family. Makes great inexpensive presents for your friends or your kids teachers at school. Here is what you need:4x4 post (not pressure treated) you can find these at lowe's, home depot or you...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:13:19 PST
Glitter Trainers/Sneakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Glitter-TrainersSneakers/
Glitter Trainers/Sneakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/FU3A/I2AIJUVS/FY7FU3AI2AIJUVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/FU3A/I2AIJUVS/FY7FU3AI2AIJUVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/FU3A/I2AIJUVS/FY7FU3AI2AIJUVS.SMALL.jpg a2c7 There are a lot of 'how to glitter' tutorials out there - thought I'd add mine to the pile.I've got some Vans that glitter and shimmer in such a beautiful way that I'll be sad to see them worn out, so I'm pre-empting their demise and making some replacements! Materials and tools As well as some c...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 07:00:31 PST
Halloween Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Lantern/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 16:22:40 PST
Painting Built in Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Built-in-Cabinets/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 17:48:31 PST
Vent Air Redirector http://www.instructables.com/id/Vent-Air-Redirector/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 16:59:13 PST
Paint swatch art http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-swatch-art/
Paint swatch art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/PB1P/I21REAFP/FZ8PB1PI21REAFP.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Paint swatches can make beautiful art. Those tiny swatches in the paint section of your local hardware store come in a wide variety of hues, and there's endless colour combinations possible.Making your own is super easy and you can personalize it to match your space however you want, I even included...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 11:01:16 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Wall-Design/
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By: Laserbird

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Wall-to-Paisley http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-to-Paisley/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:12:23 PDT
Let's have fun with paint and feather http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-have-fun-with-paint-and-feather/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:01:24 PDT
A Very Harry Halloween Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Very-Harry-Halloween-Pumpkin/
A Very Harry Halloween Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/ILQ0/I1NUWMBQ/FZBILQ0I1NUWMBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/ILQ0/I1NUWMBQ/FZBILQ0I1NUWMBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/ILQ0/I1NUWMBQ/FZBILQ0I1NUWMBQ.SMALL.jpg elizabeth.d.desalvo Need a pumpkin decorating idea for wizarding fans of all ages? This project will take you about an hour and less than $2 in material costs (when you shop frugally) Grab your paints and pumpkins and let's go!This goes with Our DIY $3 No-Sew Hedwig Costume!If you liked this tutorial, please vote by cl...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:50:31 PDT
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Pacman-Arcade-Game-Costume/
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This Halloween my kids decided they wanted to be Pacman so I just couldn't pass up the chance to be the arcade game to match. Now an arcade game costume is pretty cool on its own, but one you can actually play is infinitely better wouldn't you say? So here I will do my best to explain how I made min...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:46 PDT
15 sec white paint fix http://www.instructables.com/id/15-sec-white-paint-fix/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:35:49 PDT
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Eyed-Laser-Cut-Leather-Mask-no-sew/
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SMALL.jpg robopanda Not to alarm you, but this ain't your typical leather mask. Inspired by Mardi Gras more than Halloween, this method of creating leather masks by laser cutter will set you free to a whole new world of creation.STARS are in my opinion the easiest shape with which to create complicated, intricate desig...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SMALL.jpg robopanda Perfect for trick or treating, these comfy flats are spooktactularly easy to make and super rad. Use glow in the dark paint, or glam it up with glitter. Or creep it out with shiny red. You will need:Plain black shoesTapePaint of choice (puffy, glow, glitter, etc. fine tip is best)Laser cut cardstock...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Wooden Native American Style Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Native-American-Style-Pendent/
Wooden Native American Style Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ZZAO/I1IQA7SI/FN7ZZAOI1IQA7SI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ZZAO/I1IQA7SI/FN7ZZAOI1IQA7SI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/ZZAO/I1IQA7SI/FN7ZZAOI1IQA7SI.SMALL.jpg craft-n-genius In this Instructable, I will show you how to take a piece of wood and turn it into a beautiful (and fairly easy to make) Native American style style pendant.You will need: A stick or a piece of wood that is about one inch thick and the same wide A utility knife or some other kind of knife to carv...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:21:42 PDT
Wet painting palette http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-painting-palette/
Wet painting palette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/RRFG/I1GIJUI4/FCLRRFGI1GIJUI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/RRFG/I1GIJUI4/FCLRRFGI1GIJUI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/RRFG/I1GIJUI4/FCLRRFGI1GIJUI4.SMALL.jpg targol Hello painters friends !Never get bored by your acrylic paint drying on your palette before you can use it all ? If no, this instructable is not for you ;)If, you are, like I am, living in a hot summer place, this quick, cheap and easy accessory should help a lot keeping your paint to dry too fast.W...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:17:27 PDT
Tree on wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-on-wall/
Tree on wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/2G4Y/I1FPTE6T/FHG2G4YI1FPTE6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/2G4Y/I1FPTE6T/FHG2G4YI1FPTE6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/2G4Y/I1FPTE6T/FHG2G4YI1FPTE6T.SMALL.jpg MicioGatta This is a simple wall decoration made with stencil and non-toxic water paint (I used kid's paint).You'll need:thin cardboardcutter and scissorsbrushpaint in various colourswater Stencil Find a flower you like. Print it or draw it and cut a stencil out of the cardboard. Branches Paint some bran...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:17:04 PDT
Easy DIY Graphic Tee http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Graphic-Tee/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:27:50 PDT
Glam Halloween Gourds http://www.instructables.com/id/Glam-Halloween-Gourds/
Glam Halloween Gourds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/ZB6K/I1C40PN2/FBKZB6KI1C40PN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/ZB6K/I1C40PN2/FBKZB6KI1C40PN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/ZB6K/I1C40PN2/FBKZB6KI1C40PN2.SMALL.jpg Preval Why not add a little sparkle to this year's Halloween display? We're showing you how in this episode of Preval's Maker Minute. What you'll need Black chalkboard paintWhite chalkboard paint, or flat latex primerGlitter An assortment of plastic gourds Flat-back rhinestones (Hobby Lobby)Superglue2 ...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:02:26 PDT
Wall Mural Painting (Fun or Profit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mural-Painting-Fun-or-Profit/
Wall Mural Painting (Fun or Profit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/O7W1/I1B6785E/FGCO7W1I1B6785E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/O7W1/I1B6785E/FGCO7W1I1B6785E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/O7W1/I1B6785E/FGCO7W1I1B6785E.SMALL.jpg PaleoPunk Wall murals can spice up your home or become lasting museum or gallery exhibits. Here I have included some tips for the at home painter and the beginning professional mural painter as I walk through the process of painting a mural. This step-by-step shows the progression of two different elevati...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:27:37 PDT
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Forest-Wall-Mural/
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos When we moved into our new house, one of the first projects that we undertook was to put together a nursery for our first baby that would be arriving in only a few months. We decided to go forest theme. The biggest part of this was a large wall mural that was composed of tree silhouettes. Here is a ...
By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:49:11 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Murals-on-your-Wall/
Painting Murals on your Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SMALL.jpg MrThomas303 Hi everyoneDoes your room lack flare or just look plain boring? Why not give it an artistic overhaul! This instructable will go over all the steps I took to spruce up my boring wall in my room. Hopefully by following these simple steps you can wow your friends and be the envy of your siblings. Wha...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Mario Candy Box Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Candy-Box-Dispenser/
Mario Candy Box Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SMALL.jpg DjPR3S Want to hand out candy to the neighborhood kids this year on Halloween in the coolest way? Now you can with a simple made Mario Question Mark candy Dispenser box.Should cost you less than $10! --------------------------------------------------------------Materials A cardboard boxYellow paint and a p...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:50:48 PDT
Strawberry Shortcake costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-Shortcake/
Strawberry Shortcake costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/KDRW/I0UTNU1B/FBFKDRWI0UTNU1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/KDRW/I0UTNU1B/FBFKDRWI0UTNU1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/KDRW/I0UTNU1B/FBFKDRWI0UTNU1B.SMALL.jpg kieshar Brief summary:I attended a convention not too long ago and there was a 80's night karaoke. I originally was going to do something very "Madona" like but then people were saying that they were dressing up as the turtles, PacMan and Ghost Busters. My next thought was "ok outside of the box it is". So...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 15:42:25 PDT
Halloween Candy Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Candy-Jar/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:53:31 PDT