Instructables: exploring - play - game - featured Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:42:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make the Ring Game
How to Make the Ring Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> brianabod The ring game is a simple, classic fun game that is easy to install. It requires a quick trip to the hardware store, or kits are available to order online. Step 1. What you will need To build this game, you will need a metal ring, a screw eye, some string, a hook, and a block of wood. In some cas...
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:16:52 PDT
Ring Toss Game (From a Box)
Ring Toss Game (From a Box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> chienline Ring Toss Game is a fun game to play with family members. Well, it can be played by yourself alone, at your office when you feel really really boring on waiting time. What you need is simply a box (around 10 to 15 liters) and a cutter and/or scissors.We commonly bring a box of mineral water (or more...
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:59:07 PDT
Cube Puzzle
Cube Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> mhnous This at home activity will allow your kids to have a great time! It involves some creativity and a bit a craftiness, but the final product will be a puzzle that your child can call their own!MaterialsThe art: Figure out how your child likes to draw. He or she may like to color using crayons and pape...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:54:56 PDT
Beginners Guide to Double Pinochle
Beginners Guide to Double Pinochle - More DIY How To Projects]]> RobB185 IntroductionPinochle is a classic card game that has been played for hundreds of years in Europe and America. There are many versions and variations of this game. In this article, we're going to explain how to play double pinochle, which is played with four players in two teams. We recommend reading...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:32:13 PST
How to Play Chess
How to Play Chess - More DIY How To Projects]]> blksheep This is an explanation of the rules of chess. I love the game, and I wanted to do my own illustrated tutorial. I know that there are other Chess Instructables, and I hope that this will add to the growing Instructables chess community. I tried to explain as much as I could using illustrations. If t...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2008 12:26:54 PST
Electro Double Pie Face Showdown
Electro Double Pie Face Showdown - More DIY How To Projects]]> udubinsky This is an Electric version of the Pie Face cool game.It is built out of two servos stacked on each other, one serve as the X axis and the other the Z axis (one moving the spoon and the other lifting the spoon.Now usually I plan both the electronics and physical casing together, in this case, howeve...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:09:18 PST
How to Play Go-Stop
How to Play Go-Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> hwatuplayer IntroductionGo-Stop is a well-known and fairly popular card game in Korea. My family and I enjoy playing Go-Stop during the winter holidays, especially Christmas and New Year’s Day when we’re all together. I will show you how to play the game and hopefully I can introduce a new card game that you ca...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:31:50 PST
Harry Potter Settlers of Catan: 3D
Harry Potter Settlers of Catan: 3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> MichelleP156 I made this Harry Potter version of Settlers of Catan for my sister for Christmas and it was a BIG HIT! All the pieces are made of sculpy and Femo clay so remember to bake at the temperature on the package.3D Catan board by homechickenMonster Book of monsters by Schiappa Hex tiles I chose to make...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 20:13:43 PST
Wood Connect Four Game
Wood Connect Four Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> MakrToolbox I was playing connect four the other day with my 9 year old daughter, looking at the game itself. It looked to be about 35 cents of plastic wrapped in 15 cents of cardboard. They certainly do not make things like they used to.Anyhow, sitting there playing the game I could not help but think that I c...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:02:12 PST
Rolling TicTacToe Game
Rolling TicTacToe Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this Instructable I'm gonna show you how to make a Wooden Tic Tac Toe game.It's a simple game that can be built in lot and lot of different ways, indeed recently I made another version that you can see here. I made it because I wanted a small game easy to bring always in my bag in or...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 04:30:24 PST
Spill-Proof Monopoly Board
Spill-Proof Monopoly Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> funtogether Game boards are fun. Except when you can't find a place to put them for the entire time it takes to play the game (especially when playing Risk or Monopoly). Wherever you put them, it seems, they got knocked over or rattled so much that keeping the game organized enough to actually play is a chore...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:16:20 PST
3-D, Laser-Cut "Dungeon" Game Board
3-D, Laser-Cut "Dungeon" Game Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> dace.campbell As a kid, one of my favorite games was "Dungeon," from the makers of "Dungeons & Dragons." It was a kid's "entry level" version of the more popular D&D, featuring a multi-level dungeon filled with monsters, where you could choose your character (elf, wizard, etc.) and slay monsters in the dungeon's ...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 14:55:27 PST
Cephalopod - More DIY How To Projects]]> mrsmerwin This is a strategy game that I found in the back of Games Magazine years ago. I loved it immediately and my sons could play by the time they were 5--really easy to learn. I kept a copy of it in my classroom. It is challenging to plan and adapt strategies to beat a variety of opponents. One of my...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 15:19:57 PST
How to play... MANCALA!!!
How to play... MANCALA!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> YummyPancakes The first in a series of Instructables (well, I might not make the others... I'll try to remember) known as "How to play...". In this series, I will teach you how to play some popular and fun board games, as well as give you some strategy, which makes it different from the poorly worded, unillustrat...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2008 18:05:12 PDT
Build a Holiday Whack-a-Mole Game with Scratch and Makey Makey
Build a Holiday Whack-a-Mole Game with Scratch and Makey Makey - More DIY How To Projects]]> TwoMonocles My children participated in an "Hour of Code" exercise in their classrooms this year. To reinforce those concepts, and to show students in their classrooms how accessible and enjoyable programming can be, I created a holiday-themed Whack-a-Mole game in Scratch to play in their classrooms' winter cel...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 08:15:10 PST
3D tic tac toe
3D tic tac toe - More DIY How To Projects]]> mrsmerwin Well, it is a snow day for the kids--10 inches. The neighbor was playing with his new snow blower so there is very little snow to shovel. I finished 2 quilts and needed something different to work on. I did not want to go anywhere--they are not yet plowing the side streets so driving is not exact...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:54:55 PST
Nine Men's Morris
Nine Men's Morris - More DIY How To Projects]]> HUKBMBEAR Some time back we had a camping holiday in Lincoln where we visited one of the museums on the hill up to the castle. In it there where a number of old games available for people to try out to see what people did in the past to pass time.One such game was called Nine Mens Morris, some people call it ...

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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:57:52 PST
Portable TicTacToe Game
Portable TicTacToe Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this Instructable I'm going to show you how to make a wooden Tic Tac Toe Board game that can be easily stored in a bag in order to be played during your travels. The objective of this project was to make it portable (compact and small), easily accessible (no boxes and cases), and wit...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 13:04:25 PST
Rainbow Run: A Competitive Learning System
Rainbow Run: A Competitive Learning System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Team404 Rainbow Run was developed to provide an interactive learning system that combined physical and mental activity in a fun and engaging way. The system was designed to encourage participants to be physically active and competitive, while at the same time learning information through repetition. Physica...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 05:30:15 PST
Interactive Glue Chess pieces
Interactive Glue Chess pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> abhinavsikharam HI Guys !!! I like to play chess as most of us do...though the game is all about critical thinking and analyzing it is rather an interesting game every one should try, but at times it gets boring :P. So, one day I was thinking of how can I make this game interesting to kids as well as adults..... So...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:29:00 PST
Let’s Make a Collaborative, Hands-On Geometry Game!
Let’s Make a Collaborative, Hands-On Geometry Game! - More DIY How To Projects]]> geometryplay In a graduate-level class about constructionism, we designed a collaborative game for geometry topics related to line segments and angles. Here are the steps for making a collaborative, hands-on game. What Will I Need? You will need: A specific learning objective At least eight weighted blocks ...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:06:20 PST
Creating Your Own Board Game
Creating Your Own Board Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> nkschlosser Board games have been stretching the creativity, strategy, and luck of both children and adults since time immemorial – even in the days of Egypt, the board game Senet entertained Pharaohs in their spare time (Attia, 2016). Just as satisfying as playing a well-crafted board game, however, is creatin...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:19:59 PDT
Simple PS4 Controller Dock
Simple PS4 Controller Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> kokpat This ib can be done by every people. U can get two different size of metal right angle irons and using a zip tie to make a "J-shape" structure.As u seen in the photo, find a furniture that made of wood (or iron with magnet), and install it.This design is simple and adjustable (using only one screw m...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 18:21:05 PDT
How to make Cardboard Figurines/Game pieces
How to make Cardboard Figurines/Game pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> SteveDaSteve Ever tired of playing those plastic gingerbread men from Candyland? Or the kids in Chutes and Ladders? Here is the solution! With these custom cardboard figures, you can play virtually anybody! These are simple and quick to make with materials found at home! Gather Materials First, the list of ma...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:03:55 PDT
Lego Box Puzzle
Lego Box Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 Hello everybody! In this instructable I will show you how to make a box puzzle out of Legos. It is actually very easy to make, and it is a fun project to make when you are bored.To complete the puzzle, you have to put all the pieces of the puzzle into the box. This might seem simple, however, there ...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 17:29:19 PDT
Tower of Hanoi
Tower of Hanoi - More DIY How To Projects]]> joleothetall I was first introduced to this puzzle by my wife's grandmother. The way I recall it is that we were sitting, talking for a while and she just sort of randomly got up, went to the shelf, and brought back this strange looking wooden thing. "Figure it out," she said. "All the pieces have to make it to ...
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 09:46:18 PDT
Sliding Tile Puzzle
Sliding Tile Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 This puzzle is one of my favorites. I had a store bought one and it was super fun to play with, until... I lost the pieces for the puzzle. So I said to myself, "What if I made a new one?" Well that's what I did, and I will share it with you guys in the following steps.But first, what is the goal of ...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 19:00:58 PDT
Giant Wooden Connect Four
Giant Wooden Connect Four - More DIY How To Projects]]> n1cod3mus I was asked if I could make a Giant Connect Four to have in the garden, as a maker I said "sure I can do that"I looked around online at what could be bought on places such as eBay and though I could find giant versions of the game most of them are plastic and foam and looked very cheap. I decided to...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:37:39 PDT
PUZZLING MAZE - More DIY How To Projects]]> prasi05 who doesn't love puzzles in this world??? Well, my childhood was awesome because of this small small puzzles like crossword, putting pieces together to form a picture, sliding puzzles, riddles and what not... but the most fascinating and most exciting puzzle for me was maze... it still fascinates me...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:26:24 PDT
Nail Balance Puzzle!
Nail Balance Puzzle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 Can you figure this puzzle out? Your goal: balance 14 nails onto one nail. This tough brain game is possible, but it is very hard and it requires lots of thinking. Just in case you are dying to know how to do it, at the end of this instructable I will tell you how. However, first I'll show you how t...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:03:34 PDT
The Game of Valhalla
The Game of Valhalla - More DIY How To Projects]]> Swansong Valhalla is the Norse version of the game Senet, which spread from Egypt to Greece, then to Rome and finally ending up in medieval Scandinavia. Valhalla is both a game of chance and of strategy in which players must face and overcome physical obtacles, attacks by their opponents, and the whims ...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 22:59:46 PDT
4DOX (Four-dimensional Noughts & Crosses)
4DOX (Four-dimensional Noughts & Crosses) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman Are flat board games too old-school?Do three-dimensional moves not tax your brain enough?Do you want to out-geek your friends?Time to take noughts and crosses ("tic-tac-toe" for our colonial cousins) into not just three dimensions, but four.Four-dimensional noughts and crosses.I call it "4DOX" for s...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 05:04:01 PDT
D&D Dice Tray
D&D Dice Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman Having made a dice tower, I decided to make a matching tray to stop dice skittering all over the table.It can be used on its own, but I have made this to exactly fit the tower.I've also taken the opportunity to play with lasering to make an inlaid pattern in felt. Needful things As well as your c...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:16:36 PDT
Pinnöppel - More DIY How To Projects]]> rbicher Pinnöppel is a simple but funny german game. Material and Tools You need: - A wooden box- Round timbers (1m long, 1,8 cm thick)- Wood panel- glue- saw- sandpaper- a drill (2 cm thick)- permanent maker- dice - boiled linseed oil (if you want) The Pinnöppel First the round timbers are sawed to...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:19:28 PDT
NES Zelda II Cartridge Battery Holder Install. Cheap, Easy, & Neat.
NES Zelda II Cartridge Battery Holder Install. Cheap, Easy, & Neat. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nesmaniac Recently I've been getting back into playing old NES games. Zelda II is a game I've never played much & after reading about what an awesome game it actually is and watching gameplay videos on youtube I decided it was time to start the quest. I got one of my old Zelda II carts out & popped it in my n...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:30:03 PDT
Fly Harry, FLY
Fly Harry, FLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> inventy Make Harry Potter fly through the sky with your magic wand and play Quiddidch with friends. With this intrucable you'll be making: a launch wand, a flying Harry on a broom, a couple of quaffles, a snitch and three golden game loops. Great to play outside in the park or garden.The game: try to launch...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:45:10 PDT
Giant Jenga
Giant Jenga - More DIY How To Projects]]> unusual architect Everyone has that kid inside of them that they want to let loose! You can do it by making yourself your very own Giant Jenga! Buy or Find Wood First you will have to find the wood that you need for your Giant Jenga set. I was lucky enough to have some top choice 2x4 studs lying around and did not...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:11:56 PDT
Star Wars Catan
Star Wars Catan - More DIY How To Projects]]> DannyMcMurray A long time ago in a galaxy far far away... Star Wars Catan existed.Unfortunately not here on Earth, so I decided to create one myself...I designed the look of the cards, tiles and SW Catan logo, however the actual artwork on the cards was mostly gathered online. Along with all the templates you'll...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:32:34 PDT
Starkiller Base Game Play Set Scratch Built
Starkiller Base Game Play Set Scratch Built - More DIY How To Projects]]> RC Lover san I'm a Star Wars fan (since 1977)... who just wants to have fun...and this is my scratch built version of the Starkiller Base. Nobody has created a game like this, yet... so, here it is! There are millions of mini/micro/nano drones out there and not even one decent game to play with.This is my 3rd pl...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 06:21:53 PDT
Balance Battle!
Balance Battle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> alfem First at all: if you have not seen people playing Johan Sebastian Joust, you shoud take a look on videos about that game.Friends from BQ invited me to join a JSJ match. It was a really fun and awesome game, BUT you need a videoconsole and a bunch of remotes to play. You can find another version usin...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 07:53:05 PDT
Basketball net
Basketball net - More DIY How To Projects]]> milankoster You know the little indoor basketball nets, which we all had back in the days?. We practice our throw when we actually needed to spend time on doing some homework. I'm planning to make one, not a ordinary one but one with fancy lights and solid structures.The idea is to make the baksteball ring and ...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:44:13 PDT
Wooden game points counter
Wooden game points counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> Luk--- Here's a device I made with a laser cutting machine. It is intended to count points for any game. Those models have two cylinders but the principle is the same to make a three cylinders counter. Pieces after cutting Here are the pieces. To ensure that each number will stay in place and move from ...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:01:30 PDT
The Dark Crystal Geocache
The Dark Crystal Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder This was a very adhoc project, constructed over many months only spending small amounts of time on it here and there. I didn't have any grand plan on what the final product would look like as I was making it but I tried to limit the project to only materials found around the house. The main material...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:54:28 PDT
Zombie Geocache 3
Zombie Geocache 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder This build is very similar to my first Zombie Geocache ( time I wanted to make a Zombie that was tied to a tree and which you could reach inside and pull the heart out, inspired somewhat my 'Temple of Doom'.Materials:PVC pipe and cementExpanding ...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:08:22 PDT
Laser Cut Plinko Game
Laser Cut Plinko Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief My partner and I built this Plinko game for a charity golf tournament. Players in the tournament had a chance to play for an advantage, like a free mulligan or moving their ball closer to the hole. Beyond the golf course, our son really enjoys watching the puck plink down the board, and we have plan...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 17:59:48 PDT
In Under 3 Minutes, Go Indoor Fishing: the Grab a Crab Game!
In Under 3 Minutes, Go Indoor Fishing: the Grab a Crab Game! - More DIY How To Projects]]> samlabs Build the game of your dreams and become a fishing queen (..or king of course)! Assemble Your Materials Firstly as always, you'll need your materials. 1. Grab some paint and a big area. 2. Scissors, cups, some markers and wire will make things get serious! Give Your Catch an Expression Not ...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 13:12:18 PDT
DIY Water Bombs (using sponges)
DIY Water Bombs (using sponges) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ehlers_TV Today I'll show you how to make sponge water bombs.Watch my YouTube Video here: DIY Water Bombs (using sponges) Sponge water bombs are a great alternative to water balloons.....and you'll use less water and no messy balloon bits to pick up. You can use them anywhere. In the playroom, in the garden, ...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:37:22 PDT
Self-resettable table-top bowling game (D4E1)
Self-resettable table-top bowling game (D4E1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Thomas_V We are two students Industrial Design at the University of Ghent campus Kortrijk and one student Occupational Therapy at the Howest. In the context of a Design For (Every) One program (D4E1), we did a co-creation project with a 4 year old disabled toddler. He has a muscle disease, but is cognitive p...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 00:31:33 PDT
Giant Ant Geocache
Giant Ant Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder Materials:Balloons x 3Plastic bags x 3Masking tapeExpanding foamPantyhoseIrrigation tubingIrrigation joins - right angle x 18, cross x 1, T-shape x 2Glow stick x 2Ping pong ball x 1Cable ties x 4Used medicine container x 1PVC pipe x 1PVC cementPaint - brown/blackClothRubber bands Building the body...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 17:44:55 PDT
Hand Made Dominoes!
Hand Made Dominoes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> voiceoverbob today... we will do our best to make dominoes by hand.preface: I've never done this before...ever. in fact, i would probably say I'm more confident to go bungee jumping than i was about this project.i don't have the proper tools...ever. i figure it out as i go. the monkeys in my head work the gas pe...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 06:45:51 PDT