Instructables: exploring - technology - book Thu, 26 May 2016 15:39:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fully functional Monster Book of Monsters
Fully functional Monster Book of Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> schiappa Hello fans of Harry Potter. I've made a fully functional Monster Book of Monsters. It moves and it opens and closes its mouth as you can see it in the video above.I know that there are a lot of instructables about how to make Monster books of monsters, but I never found any that explained how to mak...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:51:45 PDT
Hide Your RasPi Cloud in Plain Sight V2
Hide Your RasPi Cloud in Plain Sight V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> stalker145 Welcome to the evolution of my Raspberry Pi case. I've been through more than I can count, to include Lego cases, standard cases you can buy, and even the cardboard box my very first Pi came in. Ahhh, the memories.If you're interested in seeing Version 1 of this, you know what to do here. Gather t...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 22:30:42 PDT
Turn a Book Into a Wireless Charger
Turn a Book Into a Wireless Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> jayeff This instructable shows you how to embed a wireless charger (aka Qi charger) in a book.Why a book you ask? Because it's so much more appealing on your desk than these cheap looking plastic chargers. :PBeware: This instructable inflicts some serious damage to a book. I calmed my conscience by arguing...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 00:34:07 PST
Sigma! reading watch
Sigma! reading watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Andrewshubin HI! My name is Andrew Shubin and this is the story how I was doing the project of watch with e-ink display for reading books at the school Fab Lab Polytech! Idea creation! I love to read, and you? Books - my best friends, but my real hobby is electronics and mechanics. But my biggest problem - th...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 07:42:11 PST
The Dynamic Photoalbum
The Dynamic Photoalbum - More DIY How To Projects]]> DJKevinM95 It is a photo book with LED lighting in the side of the cover so that you can clearly see what book it is. Make a blue print This is a blueprint of the book what I want to do there are LEDs in wooden cover and a 3d printed clamp for the leaves. What are the requirements? MustMust-haves that yo...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 03:01:45 PST
Travel Protector for Books
Travel Protector for Books - More DIY How To Projects]]> enelson8 Hello! This will be my last instructable for 2 years, due to me serving a mission for my church. So this instructable is how to protect your book(s) from travel damage using 3d printed parts. When you travel your books are susceptible to being dropped, which causes the corners to fray, and the cover...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:20:43 PST
LED Bookmark
LED Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> Akward_Midget1 In this Instructable, I will teach you how to make a bookmark that glows and can help you read in low light situations.It will still function as a bookmark, but it will have about an inch of it sticking out of it.This Instructable is for the Make it Glow contest. Acquire the Necessary Materials F...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:08:04 PST
3D Printed Cow Bookmark/Booklight
3D Printed Cow Bookmark/Booklight - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jeffd663 This is a completely 3D printable project (except for the LED's and electrical). I designed the parts on Autodesk Inventor, and printed them on a Makerbot 2. This project was created because I wanted a book light that could double as a bookmark, and I figured it could be easily 3D printed. Materia...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 07:18:25 PST
Arduino Fish Feeder Flux Capacitor Upcycled from Book
Arduino Fish Feeder Flux Capacitor Upcycled from Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> JBarker09 This instructable is designed to not only build from mostly house-hold items a fish feeding flux capacitor in a book that is powered by Arduino, rather it also serves a purpose in showing that anything is possible and that often-times the simplest things can be combined into something beautifully co...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 13:10:35 PST
Battery-Powered Book Lamp
Battery-Powered Book Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> funtogether After seeing this similar Instructable, I was inspired to make a self-enclosed version. This project doesn't require any soldering skills and is perfect for a beginner. The book lamp is surprisingly bright and can be used as as (surprise!) a reading light.I hope you enjoy this Instructable! Thank...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 15:04:17 PST
Hidden GoPro Security Camera
Hidden GoPro Security Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sake of Making The Hidden GoPro Security Camera was inspired by Sherlock's hidden camera in the CBS show Elementary. Above, Sherlock is seen extracting video soon after his home was breached by an intruder. What if an intruder breaks into your home and steals all of your belongings? Better hope they don't steal yo...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:56:26 PDT
Make a Personalized Childrens' Audio Book
Make a Personalized Childrens' Audio Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> newdigitalboy In this Instructable you're going to record your own voice and make a personalized childrens' book! It's a really fun project and makes a special keepsake or gift.In this example I'm using the timeless classic Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (HarperCollins Publishers), but of course you ...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:11:10 PDT
PhoneBook - More DIY How To Projects]]> BobBobbie ever wanted to text in class without getting caught Step #1 things you need A book you dont need anymoreA Razor Knife The last thing you need is your phone Step #2 Put your phone in the center of the book and trace the outside of your phone on the book Should like this when done tracing ...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 07:32:47 PDT
hidden book
hidden book - More DIY How To Projects]]> colbyenns I took a book and cut the inside out of it and can hide things inside of it. There is an arduino on the inside and a light is on when you open the book Cutting I hollowed out the book and made the compartment. Light I connected an LED light to an arduino and it runs on a battery. The light wil...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:12:45 PDT
hidden storage book arduino
hidden storage book arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> Thatslegitness420 This is a project where you can hide things in a book and if someone opens it an alarm sounds.Things you will need for this project:-1 thick book-Arduino-1 Buzzer-7 wires-1 100ohm resister-1 220ohm resister-Photocell-1 arduino breadboard Connecting wires from arduino to breadboard using the 5v sl...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 10:02:02 PDT
How to Make a Logging File
How to Make a Logging File - More DIY How To Projects]]> IkeH How do you make a logging batch file?Well, first, you have to open Notepad or Notepad++ or WordPad or something like that. Then, type the following code:@echo offSeems pretty simple, and doesn't actually do much, but type it in anyway.After you've done that, type (or copy-paste) this code:if not exi...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:07:42 PDT
Antique book tablet case
Antique book tablet case - More DIY How To Projects]]> GregoryM2 Ok, I saw a cell phone case that looked like an old book last week and thought it was a pretty cool thing. After I looked around the internet I realized that what I found for sale did not have the protection I wanted for my tablet. The result was something that worked better than I expected. Get...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 10:08:33 PDT
Mario LCD Book
Mario LCD Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> CCT482 Materials Required:Arduino UnoBreadboardComputer1 LCD 16x2 White on Blue16 wiresPotentiometerBoxExacto knife Schematic Refer to this schematic while connecting the circuit. Breadboard For reference, see this link: Build it Follow the sc...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:22:55 PDT
3D printed bookmark
3D printed bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> madasudesign This collectable is to work through how I 3D printed my 'BOOK' bookmark. This is a simple bookmark made out of the word 'BOOK' although I have done the same bookmark with names and multiple lines of text. The cylinder at the top of the bookmark keeps the bookmark in place while it is in the book, ...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:15:49 PDT
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> fsanzeni This manual letterpress, as the name can suggest, was inspired by UK’s famous manufacturer Adana. I wanted to link the tradition of manual printing with current technologies. The machine is built with concrete, nuts and bolts. Furthermore, the cliché is designed on a computer and printed with modern...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:18:47 PDT
Flag Book
Flag Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> michellewilson A flag book is a type of sculptural artist book invented by Hedi Kyle. It is based on a simple accordion book, in which papers are glued to the sides of the accordion. These papers stick out like flags, hence the name. Examples of artists who have used this structure can be viewed here. Not only is ...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:17:37 PST
Book Reading Ring
Book Reading Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> CarmelitoAndrade This ring will help you hold a book in one hand while you enjoy a hot cup of tea/coffee with the other hand. So 3D print the STL file attached, which matches your thumb size and pick up your favorite Novel and read in bed comfortably without straining your thumb.In addition you can add the 3D printe...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 15:58:00 PST
Bookmark / Book Light
Bookmark / Book Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> eludemann Make a bookmark that lights up and can act as a book lamp! Materials Needed Card stockConductive copper tapeConductive paint (shown in this project is Bare Conductive)LED stickers (shown in this project is Chibitronics)3V battery Plan the Front of Your Bookmark Cut your piece of card stock to ...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:06:02 PST
Analog Word Clock
Analog Word Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN This project is a mash up of my two favourite clock Instructables, A Word Clock and Literary Clock. I wanted to see if I could make an analog version of a word clock (without the fancy electronics) and it seemed appropriate that the word clock be house in a book. It also has paper gears made from th...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:52:16 PST
Chibitronics Papercut Hobbit Bookmark
Chibitronics Papercut Hobbit Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> BarbMakesThings "Hey, Dad, what do you want for Christmas?" "I don't know. Make me something." Of course this conversation happened just a few days before Christmas. Fortunately I'd already begun work on the perfect thing, a Hobbit/JRR Tolkien Bookmark, making use of Chibitronics Circuit Stickers from CRASHSpace's ...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:24:01 PST
DIY Mod Podge Phone Case
DIY Mod Podge Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jamie Christine How to redecorate a cell phone case with paper and mod podge! (glitter optional) I am a big Harry Potter fan, and since my phone (an HTC One) has very limited options for fun cases, I made one myself! The above pictures will show either my HTC case (done with glitter and Harry Potter page with emble...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 19:03:53 PST
light up your book
light up your book - More DIY How To Projects]]> impalajoel what you need to make a book light is one LED ,2 aa batteries , some sticky tape and a small clamp. making the book light fist you stick the battery on then you stick the two wires on both ends of the battery.then you stick on the LED at the front of the clamp. now you stick the two ends of the w...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 16:18:00 PST
LED bookmarker +table lamp (with brightness control)
LED bookmarker +table lamp (with brightness control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> blukelaser This is a DIY reading light . I call it " LED bookmarker".Hi,I have created a bookmarker that helps us in reading the books in dark .It an used as table lamp , shared, it is so bright that two people can read read books comfortably (when used with full brightness)this bookmarker has some LEDs to gi...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 09:45:06 PDT
Heart Bookmark
Heart Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> olivia_lynne Cut a thick strip of paper Fold the paper in half Fold it in half again, but this time fold the other way Unfold, you should now have a crease Now fold one side up Do the same to the other side Fold the corners on both sides to make the round edges Finished!
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:49:24 PDT
DIY LED Book Reading Lamp and Torch
DIY LED Book Reading Lamp and Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> DangerousTim Hey everyone! In this instructable I'll show you how to make your own DIY Reading Lamp, that you can mount on the book you're reading. This lamp is handy if you want to read a book in a car or in the dark without disturbing anyone else. This lamp is bright enough to illuminate both pages of the book...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 01:47:03 PDT
The Footsie Book Scanner
The Footsie Book Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> kley1 There are many people across the world making devices to photograph an opened book with a digital camera.The basic principle used is to hold the book against a glass (or sometimes plastic) platen, and to take the photograph through the glass, with illumination from above. See the diagram above. Mos...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:23:03 PDT
Easy Book Scanner - Low cost, easy to make, 1000 pages an hour (Revised April 2015)
Easy Book Scanner - Low cost, easy to make, 1000 pages an hour (Revised April 2015) - More DIY How To Projects]]> David Landin This book scanner uses simple materials and you can make it with ordinary hand tools. An electric drill, a saw and a glue gun are pretty well all you need. It also folds flat. I've put the whole scanner into a medium sized suitcase. Using it, as you'll see on the videos, is very, very light work. J...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 02:00:23 PDT
Can You Read Large or Small Print Faster?
Can You Read Large or Small Print Faster? - More DIY How To Projects]]> moon flower This experiment is to determine whether you can read large or small print faster. Will large print win because it is easier on your eyes? Will small print win because there are more words in a line? Let's see! Materials 1. Timer 2. Three test subjects 3. A large and small print version of...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:50:28 PDT
Secret Book Case for Raspberry Pi
Secret Book Case for Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> alexandre_willame Ever had problems when people know there is a computer somewhere in your place? If you do not want people to know there is a computer next to your TV, bedroom, desk or another place, this Instructable is for you! Today we are going to make a case for your raspberry that looks just like a book. T...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 20:26:43 PDT
Child's Fabric Book (using LilyPad Arduino)
Child's Fabric Book (using LilyPad Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> deneil As a sewable (soft) circuits project, I created a Broadway themed fabric book.  I was inspired by a personalized fabric book with family member pictures that my young cousin received.  To make the book light up and play songs, I used the Lilypad Arduino technology.  I chose a Broadway theme for my b...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 21:40:14 PDT
Secret hole!!!!
Secret hole!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> wnelson9 Secret Whole in a book so it looks like you're reading but you're not! Sneaky right? I may be the oldest trick in the "book" but They'll never know whats happening! Like who doesn't like a little iFunny in the middle of class i know i do! Step 1 Find a book you can cut into!! Get a marker and...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:47:22 PST
Bakers Rack Bookend - Blender 3d Printing
Bakers Rack Bookend - Blender 3d Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> PS118 Hey all, For our library I chose to use wire bakers' racks for the shelves because they were a lot more durable than the cheap pressed-wood shelves for not much more money.  Also, I liked the idea that they would not gather dust.  One problem with that plan is the difficulty in keeping books from f...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 22:25:53 PST
Download eBooks FROM AMAZON to sideload to your Kindle
Download eBooks FROM AMAZON to sideload to your Kindle - More DIY How To Projects]]> kbhasi I'm not sure why you would want to do this, when most people have wireless internet to download e-books using the store app on their e-book reader or tablet. But let's say you may have been staying at a motel or something similar where they only have wired ADSL connection*, and your Kindle is not th...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:51:38 PDT
Steampunked-Talking-Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> Junophor Hi everybody It has been a very long time since I wrote my last instructable. I had a lot  to do with family affairs. But now a new project is ready to be presented here. It is called the "steampunked-talking-book". This funny looking story teller  is  very easy  and quickly to do. This very old ...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 01:56:33 PDT
123D fashionable page markers
123D fashionable page markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilyvanleemput I've been working on this idea for a while. First, I was trying to make it out of wire, but the final product looked almost the same as my twisted ring. Since I already have a spin-off on that one, I didn't wan't to post a third ring with the same technique. So, it was forgotten. Until yesterday. I ...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:04:14 PDT
Mystery Beeping Prank
Mystery Beeping Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> randofo The Mystery Beeping Prank is a device hidden in a hollowed out book that beeps intermittently at different frequencies. I made this because I am surrounded by a lot of incredibly creative people who have a penchant for pranking one another, and this seemed like the most subtly annoying thing that ...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 09:17:26 PDT
Make an iPad Mini book with storage compartment
Make an iPad Mini book with storage compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> kentdvm I suppose I'm old enough to simply like the feel of a good book in my hand.  But I also love reading on my iPad mini and decided to make a hollow book to hold it.  This project applies some common bandsaw box techniques to hollowing books.  All the cuts are made using a bandsaw, however a scrollsaw ...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 21:01:50 PDT
Laser cut Leavers book
Laser cut Leavers book - More DIY How To Projects]]> mattdenney Could also be used for engraving other books or diary type things with a hard back.. One of my friends mentioned as a joke how cool it would be to laser cut/ engrave the leavers books we get at the end of year 11. We asked our Technology teacher Mr miles if we could and he happily said yes. (As he g...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 14:50:39 PDT
Bill's Stick Book (memory storage).
Bill's Stick Book (memory storage). - More DIY How To Projects]]> imwilly My stick problem grew slowly. These things started to accumulate. And, I really had nowhere to keep them organised. My memory sticks that is. Then the thought occurred to me on seeing my wife using velcro in some of her sewing craft. 1. Find an old three ring binder not being used for anything el...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:16:11 PDT
Steampunk Picaxe protected Sketchbook
Steampunk Picaxe protected Sketchbook - More DIY How To Projects]]> Admiral Aaron Ravensdale A new artifact has left the Steampunk Design workshop and got a new place on my desk. Everyone knows that Steampunker have countless ideas and projects which must be stored safely until all the parts are available or the last problems are solved. From my experience, some ideas needs a few months o...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 04:52:58 PST
Creating an Illustrated eBook
Creating an Illustrated eBook - More DIY How To Projects]]> danvulanovic After reading countless stories to my young twin boys I liked the idea of being able to read them a book their dad had written.  Creating a book also seemed like a fun, creative project.  After coming up with an idea and writing it out I wasn't sure what the next step was.  How do I turn this into a...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 03:45:32 PST
SolarBook: Phone charger, torch, rave light and USB port
SolarBook: Phone charger, torch, rave light and USB port - More DIY How To Projects]]> TurboSnail This is a bit of an unusual build, as it's hard to define as a single object. It uses a Solar-powered battery to power a phone charger, two sets of LEDs and a USB port. But it is very useful and being housed in a book, looks pretty cool too :) It certainly solved my first-world problem of being too ...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 03:36:47 PST
Book of Monsters (LED)
Book of Monsters (LED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Adamman It's easy, cheap, and scary. Tools Tools: -sharp knife -patterns (download: -tape (it's not on the picture) Cut it out Stick it together Install LED(s) It's finished. HhoOoO..... IT'S SCARRRY
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Thu, 25 Oct 2012 13:34:35 PDT
book clock
book clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Book clocks are analog clocks combined into the spines of vintage hardcover books. Book clocks can be made from almost any kind of book and can be easily customized with your favourite books! These book clocks look great in a bookshelf next to other books and is sure to amaze your literary friends! ...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 20:43:38 PDT
Drawing A Eye Ball Flower monster
Drawing A Eye Ball Flower monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> sircaptaintigerotter Using Auto Desk Sketch Book pro version 5, I was able to create a simple eye ball flower monster. Using techniques that I have learned from my own experience and watching others, i will be teaching you my process of making the eyeball monster. things to have are either a tablet with auto desk on it ...
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Sat, 22 Sep 2012 16:16:27 PDT