Instructables: exploring - technology - silhouette http://www.instructables.com Sun, 2 Aug 2015 11:28:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Anything You Like Laptop Decal http://www.instructables.com/id/Anything-You-Like-Laptop-Decal/
Anything You Like Laptop Decal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/A25R/ICPP4J3V/FOSA25RICPP4J3V.SMALL.jpg coventrymakerspace When we got our Silhouette Portrait, we immediately knew we could use it to create vinyl decals. But most of the decals we had seen were in solid coloured vinyl, and it got us to thinking. Surely we could use the Silhouette to create any decal we wanted? So we had a little experiment, and of course ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:36:35 PDT
Inkscape + Silhouette (Ubuntu/RPi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Inkscape-Silhouette-UbuntuRPi/
Inkscape + Silhouette (Ubuntu/RPi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YDAN/ICRXKDJS/F0FYDANICRXKDJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YDAN/ICRXKDJS/F0FYDANICRXKDJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YDAN/ICRXKDJS/F0FYDANICRXKDJS.SMALL.jpg smalltortoise There is already a plugin out there to control the Silhouette through Inkscape, but we had trouble finding directions for Ubuntu.This Instructable shows tested steps that can get a Silhouette working using Inkscape software on Ubuntu and RaspberryPi.First, you'll need Inkscape:https://inkscape.org/e...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:25:42 PDT
Hacer la mácara de las PCB con Silhouete http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacer-la-mácara-de-las-PCB-con-Silhouete/
Hacer la mácara de las PCB con Silhouete - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/HJ24/ICM6WWG8/FG1HJ24ICM6WWG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/HJ24/ICM6WWG8/FG1HJ24ICM6WWG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/HJ24/ICM6WWG8/FG1HJ24ICM6WWG8.SMALL.jpg dardovader Hola. Soy Samuel, de Makespace Madrid, un espacio dedicado a la cultura del háztelo tú mismo y del hazlo con otros.Hacer una placa de circuito impreso (PCB) puede ser muy sencillo o muy complicado, según como lo planteemos. Existen divérsas técnicas, cada una adecuada a distintos propósitos. Hoy os ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:16:05 PDT
DIY Paper Tape/Punch Card Maker and Reader http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-TapePunch-Card-Maker-and-Reader/
DIY Paper Tape/Punch Card Maker and Reader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HNF5/ICJM6OJU/FP3HNF5ICJM6OJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HNF5/ICJM6OJU/FP3HNF5ICJM6OJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HNF5/ICJM6OJU/FP3HNF5ICJM6OJU.SMALL.jpg Tymkrs Paper tape and punch cards were used back in the 1950's and 60's (and even as late as the 1990s) as data storage for various computers and even CNC machines! To hand cut or to hand read the card would be terribly time-consuming so why not just make your own!Needed: Parallax Propeller Activity Boar...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:54:42 PDT
Robot logo for Cornhole game using Silhouette Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-logo-for-Cornhole-game-using-Silhouette-Port/
Robot logo for Cornhole game using Silhouette Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/VXJU/ICACMTLW/FOTVXJUICACMTLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/VXJU/ICACMTLW/FOTVXJUICACMTLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/VXJU/ICACMTLW/FOTVXJUICACMTLW.SMALL.jpg trtaylor1983 The Decatur Makers wanted to make a cornhole set for out space. Making the boards out of plywood and 2X4s was the hard part. Cutting out your makerspace logo on a Silhouette Portrait is easy if you follow these steps. Step 1: Connect your Silhouette Portrait to your PC Ensure your PC and Silhouet...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 19:52:07 PDT
Trucos para cortar textos con Silhouette http://www.instructables.com/id/Trucos-para-cortar-textos-con-Silhouette/
Trucos para cortar textos con Silhouette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/BB97/IC7HN6NG/F0KBB97IC7HN6NG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/BB97/IC7HN6NG/F0KBB97IC7HN6NG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/BB97/IC7HN6NG/F0KBB97IC7HN6NG.SMALL.jpg grana Evita los problemas más frecuentes con los TEXTOS diseñados con Inkscape para cortar con Silhouette Studio. Diseñar con Inkscape Guardar Guardamos el diseño en formato "SVG de Inkscape" para poder editar en el futuro. Vectorizar textos Vectorizar es convertir los textos en líneas y curvas....
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 17:01:53 PDT
3D Follower Dog* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Follower-Dog-Make-a-toy-in-2-minutes/
3D Follower Dog* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SMALL.gif Makeroni Labs Currently everyone want followers in their social networks.We show you how to make your own dog follower then you can make all you want.This is a easy instructable that show how to make a funny toy in some minutes.*The concept of this object was designed by Jerry Andrus Printing the dog pattern T...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:16:05 PDT
T-REX 3D printedpaper head http://www.instructables.com/id/T-REX-3D-printedpaper-head/
T-REX 3D printedpaper head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs We want to revolutionize the world of 3D printing teaching a new way to print three-dimensional objects with only paper.Do you want to build your own dinosaur head and put in your living as hunting trophy? Printing and cutting the 3D T-Rex head The first thing is to print the 3D model that we hav...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:56:06 PDT
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Origami-Creating-Electronic-Paper-Frogs/
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs Do you want to build your own paper figures with integrated electronics ? You only need glue, conductive paint and patience. You can design you paper circuits and integrate some basic electronic component easily.Following this tutorial you can build your own bright frogs.Here you can find all the ne...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:54:42 PDT
Creating Vinyl Stickers http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Vinyl-Stickers/
Creating Vinyl Stickers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/GRWF/IAQMKCGG/FQ0GRWFIAQMKCGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/GRWF/IAQMKCGG/FQ0GRWFIAQMKCGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/GRWF/IAQMKCGG/FQ0GRWFIAQMKCGG.SMALL.jpg spyclub My hackspace has a Silhouette Portrait and I thought it would be nice to make a big sticker to put up on our hackspace door. For the supplies I stumbled across MDP Supplies who do a variety of different vinyl by the roll.http://www.mdpsupplies.co.uk/categories/cameo.asp Preparing the cutting mat ...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:13:50 PDT
LED Plexiglass Art http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plexiglass-Art/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 13:22:21 PDT
1 minute quick Pop art effect [FASTEST AND EASIEST!] http://www.instructables.com/id/1-minute-quick-Che-Guevara-effect-FASTEST-AND-EASI/
1 minute quick Pop art effect [FASTEST AND EASIEST!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UATP/IA8X1G4T/F94UATPIA8X1G4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UATP/IA8X1G4T/F94UATPIA8X1G4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UATP/IA8X1G4T/F94UATPIA8X1G4T.SMALL.jpg crazy lazy man Welcome to my second Quick Photoshop Tip!What is the "Che Guevara " Effect?Che Guevara is a Drawn effect of a photo. (that is what I only know, I think it can be called "Silhouette" effect)Why Should I use a "Che Guevara" Effect style? Silkscreen printing is our family business. I discovered this e...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:01:37 PDT
Silhouette Cameo Thank You Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Cameo-Thank-You-Card/
Silhouette Cameo Thank You Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Y5DK/I8LGJC0J/FGBY5DKI8LGJC0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Y5DK/I8LGJC0J/FGBY5DKI8LGJC0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Y5DK/I8LGJC0J/FGBY5DKI8LGJC0J.SMALL.jpg lklinnert Spread cheer by giving a homemade thank you card! You can easily modify this card with different words and shapes to make it appropriate for any occasion.These instructions are best for people with intermediate Silhouette software knowledge, because I use a lot of editing tools, but adventurous begi...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:55:21 PDT
LED Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shadow-Box/
LED Shadow Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SMALL.jpg alienldr1 Here I have a shadow box with chibitronics LEDs in the back that light up when you plug it in. Not the most professional looking, but if you know what you're doing and put the time into it, you guys can make it look much nicer. And bonus points to you guys who know what city this skyline is based ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:48:26 PST
Tack Local - Brand Powered Event Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Tack-Local-Brand-Powered-Event-Display/
Tack Local - Brand Powered Event Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BNYK/I1C4147Y/FRTBNYKI1C4147Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BNYK/I1C4147Y/FRTBNYKI1C4147Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BNYK/I1C4147Y/FRTBNYKI1C4147Y.SMALL.jpg visualspicer One of my local Seattle based clients TackLocal.com participated in the 2014Seattle Interactive Conference with a presentation booth where they announced their new digital product. They approached me with a request for an artistic and informative display which would spice up their booth environment ...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:16:29 PDT
Remove image background and turn it into silhouette (for free!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-image-background-and-turn-it-into-silhouett/
Remove image background and turn it into silhouette (for free!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/G1XN/I0FFE9YP/FLWG1XNI0FFE9YP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/G1XN/I0FFE9YP/FLWG1XNI0FFE9YP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/G1XN/I0FFE9YP/FLWG1XNI0FFE9YP.SMALL.jpg R-I-H-A-M In this tutorial I will go through the steps needed to remove the background from an image, and optionally turn it into a silhouette, using only free software and very little skills.Please vote for me if you find this handy :) If I win a Form1Labs printer, I am hoping I will be able to open the firs...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:56:00 PDT
Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LOLcat-stencil-and-vinyl-sticker/
Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Follow this walk-through to design, edit, and cut a stencil or sticker using the free software available on http://www.silhouetteamerica.com/ and using the Silhouette Vinyl Cutters (this example using the Silhouette Cameo).This tutorial is made by the staff at http://slomakerspace.com/ Check this p...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:44:08 PDT
Make an Artistic Double Exposure Silhouette with Pixlr Editor http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Artistic-Double-Exposure-Silhouette-with-P/
Make an Artistic Double Exposure Silhouette with Pixlr Editor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/XSUL/HLFIKXUS/FKVXSULHLFIKXUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/XSUL/HLFIKXUS/FKVXSULHLFIKXUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/XSUL/HLFIKXUS/FKVXSULHLFIKXUS.SMALL.jpg supereric Double exposure photos are cool. In the days of 35-mm film, these magical-looking images were one of the neatest tricks a photographer could pull off. It wasn’t easy, though. It took a lot of forethought and planning and trial and error in the darkroom to get these otherworldly, surreal photos to li...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:45:15 PDT
Silhouette Photography - Creating Mystery http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Photography-Creating-Mystery/
Silhouette Photography - Creating Mystery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QXTP/HGU2DSW5/FVJQXTPHGU2DSW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QXTP/HGU2DSW5/FVJQXTPHGU2DSW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QXTP/HGU2DSW5/FVJQXTPHGU2DSW5.SMALL.jpg david.beck Silhouettes can be powerful because they create a sense of mystery by hiding the details within the subject. Both the lingerie and scary movie industries have been using this trick for years - they keep things interesting because you get to fill in the blanks with your own mind. All you can see is a...
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Sat, 18 May 2013 18:00:53 PDT
Crisp silhouette ghosts at night http://www.instructables.com/id/Crisp-silhouette-ghosts-at-night/
Crisp silhouette ghosts at night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/43DA/HAM7WXFZ/FIH43DAHAM7WXFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/43DA/HAM7WXFZ/FIH43DAHAM7WXFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/43DA/HAM7WXFZ/FIH43DAHAM7WXFZ.SMALL.jpg autonomousoperations Ever wanted to be haunted? Ok I don't believe in that kind of stuff but the ability to place a shadow that is interacting with the background opens the door for a lot of artsy concepts. Supplies For this technique you will need a camera with long exposure settings a tripod a flash unit with a te...
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Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:23:32 PST
Generate a unique shadow casting sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Generate-a-unique-shadow-casting-sculpture/
Generate a unique shadow casting sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/ANEV/H1DVMIQ3/FKQANEVH1DVMIQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/ANEV/H1DVMIQ3/FKQANEVH1DVMIQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/ANEV/H1DVMIQ3/FKQANEVH1DVMIQ3.SMALL.jpg hendersonjase This instructable will teach you how to cast intricate shadows using very cheap (free) software with simple tools (like lofting).  The first image above reveals my goal, that is design and print an abstract object that casts an unexpected shadow.  In summary: Real thing- abstract silhouette really ...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 10:56:35 PDT
Make a silhouette glow wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-silhouette-glow-wall/
Make a silhouette glow wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/RV2M/GVBD04MW/FWQRV2MGVBD04MW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/RV2M/GVBD04MW/FWQRV2MGVBD04MW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/RV2M/GVBD04MW/FWQRV2MGVBD04MW.SMALL.jpg CaptPikel Some of us were talking at work and thought it would be cool to make a glow wall for a Halloween party at work. I never got around to it unfortunately. I have wanted to do this since Halloween but haven't had the time to until now. Overall this was a fun project even if I made and tested it alone :(...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2011 07:14:03 PST
Silhouetted Sunset mountains in GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouetted-Sunset-mountains-in-GIMP/
Silhouetted Sunset mountains in GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/A69T/G3JETY8X/F8JA69TG3JETY8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/A69T/G3JETY8X/F8JA69TG3JETY8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/A69T/G3JETY8X/F8JA69TG3JETY8X.SMALL.jpg JavaNut13 This is a nice, basic way of silhouetting an image, and giving it an artificial sky, and glow from the sun. You will need some basic GIMP skills, but (I find that) most of it is self explanatory. Take your picture. First you need a picture of some mountains/ hills/ something that looks nice sil...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2009 01:00:52 PST