Instructables: exploring - workshop - painting http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:42:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels - TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Powder-Coat-Aluminum-Wheels-TechShop/
How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels - TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/N7CZ/HTKXV841/FNZN7CZHTKXV841.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/N7CZ/HTKXV841/FNZN7CZHTKXV841.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/N7CZ/HTKXV841/FNZN7CZHTKXV841.SMALL.jpg kmagnuson I made it at the TechShop, well.. I powder coated it there. This is a "How-to" guide including step by step directions on How to Powder Coat Aluminum Wheels. Powder coating cannot be performed without having access to the proper equipment, but if you do it makes an excellent alternative to painting ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:38:52 PDT
Powder-Coating an Old Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Powder-Coating-an-Old-Bike-Rack/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 19:18:01 PST
Easy Furniture Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Furniture-Painting/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:12:16 PST
Paint and finish drying kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-and-finish-drying-kit/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 10:13:36 PST
DIY Cloud Ornamentation In Six Easy Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cloud-Ornamentation-In-Six-Easy-Steps/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 11:25:27 PST
DIY Distressed Peacock Green Finish Using Chalk Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Distressed-Peacock-Green-Finish-Using-Chalk-Pa/
DIY Distressed Peacock Green Finish Using Chalk Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/FEGC/HMFQJEHG/FIBFEGCHMFQJEHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/FEGC/HMFQJEHG/FIBFEGCHMFQJEHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/FEGC/HMFQJEHG/FIBFEGCHMFQJEHG.SMALL.jpg ReDoneReLoved Creating a teal or peacock green finish using Annie Sloan Aubusson Blue Chalk Paint, CeCe Caldwell's Emerald Isle Chalk and Clay Paint and Martha Stewart's Gold Metallic Paint. Find Your Perfect Piece I found this lovely desk on a local facebook yardsale sight and had to have it! I immediately kn...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 15:15:58 PDT
DIY: Painting A Striped Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Painting-A-Striped-Wall/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/B7M5/HJKBJAQY/FJ1B7M5HJKBJAQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/B7M5/HJKBJAQY/FJ1B7M5HJKBJAQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/B7M5/HJKBJAQY/FJ1B7M5HJKBJAQY.SMALL.jpg addi003 Having an accent wall can really change the look of a room. We recently painted a wall in our baby nursery with thick blue and white stripes. It was actually pretty easy to do. Follow our step-by-step instructions to paint a striped wall in your home. How To: Paint A Striped Wall
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 12:44:01 PDT
Painting a vehicle using Tractor Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-a-vehicle-using-Tractor-Paint/
Painting a vehicle using Tractor Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/QPO0/H3NNF05Y/FUAQPO0H3NNF05Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/QPO0/H3NNF05Y/FUAQPO0H3NNF05Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/QPO0/H3NNF05Y/FUAQPO0H3NNF05Y.SMALL.jpg sam24th So some of you guys may have seen my previous tutorial on how to spraypaint a jeep using krylon paint and make a zombie assault vehicle, well I'm back and pleased to present you guys with a new tutorial on how to use tractor and implement paint for a good budget paintjob that will hold up much bette...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 20:05:18 PDT
DIY Chair Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chair-Restoration/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:15:20 PDT
Reanimating Grandpas old DIY WWII Compressor http://www.instructables.com/id/Reanimating-Grandpas-old-DIY-WWII-Compressor/
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:13:31 PDT
Portable Desktop Drawing and Painting Easel with Woodburning http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Desktop-Drawing-and-Painting-Easel-with-W/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/GTW8/HFSHUSEI/F5SGTW8HFSHUSEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/GTW8/HFSHUSEI/F5SGTW8HFSHUSEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/GTW8/HFSHUSEI/F5SGTW8HFSHUSEI.SMALL.jpg MakeItWithJason I designed a portable easel out of two pieces of luan (1/8" to 1/4" plywood).  I originally intended to sell them, but decided I didn't really enjoy making them in production levels.  The time vs. cost factor didn't really pan out. Either way, this is a design that might make an artist loved one ha...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 08:50:45 PDT
Learn with me as I Make Wooden Chess Set at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-with-me-as-I-Make-Wooden-Chess-Set-at-TechSh/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/XQ0Y/HFSH4SQR/FWLXQ0YHFSH4SQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/XQ0Y/HFSH4SQR/FWLXQ0YHFSH4SQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/XQ0Y/HFSH4SQR/FWLXQ0YHFSH4SQR.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Goal:  To learn how to make Inexpensive Chess Pieces and Chess Board. Software & Hardware:  Google Image Search, Corel Draw and Epilog Laser Cutter and Edger. Special Note:  The wood to make the chess pieces were made from leftover scrap woods. Google Search "Images Chess" Get the images that yo...
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 00:50:51 PDT
Who well starts ...(waiting for spring) http://www.instructables.com/id/Who-well-starts-waiting-for-spring/
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 16:06:54 PDT
How to Paint a Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-a-Side-Table/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 17:56:53 PDT
Safe Scaffolding for painting above an attached garage. http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Scaffolding-for-painting-above-an-attached-ga/
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Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:30:43 PST
How To Clean Surfaces with TSP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Surfaces-with-TSP/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/KO6W/H63P41U5/FH4KO6WH63P41U5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/KO6W/H63P41U5/FH4KO6WH63P41U5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/KO6W/H63P41U5/FH4KO6WH63P41U5.SMALL.jpg The Family Handyman Before you start painting with your new color, you'll need to clean the surface so that paint will better adhere to the wall. We've got something that can help you clean those walls quickly, without too much effort. We advise taking a sponge and trisodium phosphate cleaner (or TSP substitute) to was...
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:36:03 PST
Painting Advice from a Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Advice-from-a-Pro/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/C972/H63P41TS/FW9C972H63P41TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/C972/H63P41TS/FW9C972H63P41TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/C972/H63P41TS/FW9C972H63P41TS.SMALL.jpg The Family Handyman Here some advice from painting pro - Bill Nunn: “I use a roller tray instead of a roller screen in a bucket. There's less mess from drips, and you have more control over how much paint you load on the roller. Plus, it's easy to move your tray with your foot—try doing that with a 5-gallon bucket of ...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 17:00:32 PST
Painting Car Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Car-Headlights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/1MI9/HAQ38Z09/FM31MI9HAQ38Z09.SMALL.jpg Sonata85 Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 :) TAKE YOUR TIME, BE PATIENT, AND DON'T RUSH :) Here's another "mod" for automobiles/vans/trucks etc. While not very difficult, it requires a lot of patience to get it to look right, BUT you can save a lot of money...
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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 11:44:22 PST
Tips on Painting a Room Quickly http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-on-Painting-a-Room-Quickly/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/SJM3/H63P41T1/FULSJM3H63P41T1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/SJM3/H63P41T1/FULSJM3H63P41T1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/SJM3/H63P41T1/FULSJM3H63P41T1.SMALL.jpg The Family Handyman By the DIY Experts of The Family Handyman Magazine, learn the secrets on how to paint a room fast, cleanly and professionally!  With help from professional painter Bill Nunn, get a first- rate paint result for any room in under half the time. Get a flawless finish fast! For more painting how-tos ch...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 21:57:53 PST
Paint crisp clean lines http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-crisp-clean-lines/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BKDU/H7996MY2/FKSBKDUH7996MY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BKDU/H7996MY2/FKSBKDUH7996MY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BKDU/H7996MY2/FKSBKDUH7996MY2.SMALL.jpg tugnut1 Here is a simple tip to give you crisp clean professionally painted lines.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 13:01:08 PDT
Remodeling: Refreshing Kitchen Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Remodeling-Refreshing-Kitchen-Cabinets/
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 23:53:25 PDT
How to make build a Gondorian Suit of Armour from authentic materials (well, almost) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gondorian-Armour-Made-of-steel-with-chainmaille/
How to make build a Gondorian Suit of Armour from authentic materials (well, almost) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/J5TQ/H6I6WGAE/FSIJ5TQH6I6WGAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/J5TQ/H6I6WGAE/FSIJ5TQH6I6WGAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/J5TQ/H6I6WGAE/FSIJ5TQH6I6WGAE.SMALL.jpg When in doubt, duct tape! ATENTION: Please take huge care with sheet metal and wire. You can poke your skin and or cut yourself. Wear gloves and protective eye wear as well as long sleeves and long trousers. Covering skin here is very important. When painting, do it outside as fumes may be relased and can cause problems when...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 08:18:36 PDT
KITCHEN REMODELING PROJECT http://www.instructables.com/id/KITCHEN-REMODELING-PROJECT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/4QW7/H5EW78F6/F034QW7H5EW78F6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/4QW7/H5EW78F6/F034QW7H5EW78F6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/4QW7/H5EW78F6/F034QW7H5EW78F6.SMALL.jpg SOFISINTOWN This is part of a bigger project, as I just re-finished a whole condo that I bought and now live in. The appliances (A package deal Range/Fridge/Diswasher/Microwave ) cost $1750. Disposal $95. Flooring $230  for 80 sq ft. Tiles $60. Paint $80. Other miscellaneous odds and ends about $100 (Cement, o...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 09:49:01 PDT
Caulking In Tight Spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Caulking-In-Tight-Spaces/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/DU6N/H5405YLS/FPBDU6NH5405YLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/DU6N/H5405YLS/FPBDU6NH5405YLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/DU6N/H5405YLS/FPBDU6NH5405YLS.SMALL.jpg tony33770 Simple tube extension to direct caulk where you want it.
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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 09:31:53 PDT
Painted cable (cable pintado) http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-cable-cable-pintado/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/O6GM/H1YOHMYT/FS2O6GMH1YOHMYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/O6GM/H1YOHMYT/FS2O6GMH1YOHMYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/O6GM/H1YOHMYT/FS2O6GMH1YOHMYT.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Publico esto porque seguramente puede servir a alguien a ahorrarse unos pesos con poco trabajo. A mí me dio buen resultado. En ocasión de tener que instalar la extensión eléctrica para mi nuevo taller, hice las averiguaciones del caso y me encontré con la siguiente complicación, nada inesperada por...
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Wed, 9 May 2012 18:38:33 PDT
My Painted Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Painted-Floor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/BEK8/GYVDJQ0F/FTCBEK8GYVDJQ0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/BEK8/GYVDJQ0F/FTCBEK8GYVDJQ0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/BEK8/GYVDJQ0F/FTCBEK8GYVDJQ0F.SMALL.jpg wildviolets My painted floor was an idea I had for my own room/workspace. I am an artist and needed my own space, where I could put my computer, my paints, my easel, a drawing/painting table, seating....I only had a small dining room that was never used with ugly, old carpet. I first cleared the room, ripped u...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2012 09:24:54 PST
Foam Paint Brush Dowel Tool Hangers http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Paint-Brush-Dowel-Tool-Hangers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/2OS0/GS3BCM60/F4O2OS0GS3BCM60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/2OS0/GS3BCM60/F4O2OS0GS3BCM60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/2OS0/GS3BCM60/F4O2OS0GS3BCM60.SMALL.jpg DoDo729 I have done a lot of painting using the small foam brushes.  These are disposable brushes and rather than throw out the whole brush, I push off the foam head and save the wooden dowel.  One of the uses I have found for these dowels, is they are great for hanging tools, tape, and a variety of other i...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2011 05:43:45 PDT
Fan Resoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Resoration/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2011 13:33:06 PDT
Drywall Hole Patched With Styrofoam http://www.instructables.com/id/Drywall-Hole-Patched-With-Styrofoam/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VBLF/GRFNCO4F/FCMVBLFGRFNCO4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VBLF/GRFNCO4F/FCMVBLFGRFNCO4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VBLF/GRFNCO4F/FCMVBLFGRFNCO4F.SMALL.jpg LoganMackey I removed a baseboard heater and installed  a outlet where the heater was wired so i had to cut a hole in the dry wall.  But had no drywall to fill the hole, so i used some foam packaging it worked really good, jut cut a block to fill the gap and pasted it in with some dry wall paste. And painted i...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 19:45:38 PDT
Painting Edges with Clean Lines http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Edges-with-Clean-Lines/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/K478/GP7IFWZ0/FTHK478GP7IFWZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/K478/GP7IFWZ0/FTHK478GP7IFWZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/K478/GP7IFWZ0/FTHK478GP7IFWZ0.SMALL.jpg kazmataz Painting a clean line on a wall or other surface can be tricky with paint bleeding under the painter's tape. Use this quick trick for a clean look.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2011 16:32:43 PDT
How to Spray Paint your jeep and make an assault vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Ho-to-Spray-Paint-your-jeep-and-make-an-assault-ve/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2011 09:18:01 PDT
Easy (no power tools) mobile workspace with storage for large paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-mobile-workspace-large-paper-storage-tables/
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Fri, 18 Feb 2011 20:27:29 PST
Lil Picasso Kit-El kit de el Joven Picasso. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lil-Picasso-Kit-El-kit-de-el-Joven-Picasso/
Lil Picasso Kit-El kit de el Joven Picasso. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/56T7/GERP571M/FHB56T7GERP571M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/56T7/GERP571M/FHB56T7GERP571M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/56T7/GERP571M/FHB56T7GERP571M.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez We all have a Little Picasso inside of us claiming to get out .Behold my latest creation to empower the family drawing skills. Back to school I always wanted to share with my kids the learning of art classes, so we went to a High school for some educational stuff, but we need some supplies to practi...
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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 17:00:44 PDT
Paint your motorcycle plastic tank and make decals stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-motorcycle-plastic-tank-and-make-decals/
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Wed, 25 Aug 2010 00:53:20 PDT
Expedient Paint/Stain Stir Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Expedient-PaintStain-Stir-Stick/
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Sun, 18 Jul 2010 12:27:32 PDT
Ace Paint - Royal Finest Demo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ace-Paint-Royal-Finest-Demo/
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Sun, 23 May 2010 12:24:05 PDT
Painting the Exterior of Your House http://www.instructables.com/id/painting-the-Exterior-of-Your-House/
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Sun, 23 May 2010 12:24:04 PDT
Mothers Day Butterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/Mothers-Day-Butterfly/
Mothers Day Butterfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/DF7F/G8XPQXVT/FK3DF7FG8XPQXVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/DF7F/G8XPQXVT/FK3DF7FG8XPQXVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/DF7F/G8XPQXVT/FK3DF7FG8XPQXVT.SMALL.jpg cammel8 My mom loves butterflies so for Mothers Day I made her a butterfly ornament that you can hang outside.   Its actually rather cheap to make.  All in all it was about 10 bucks or so but it cost me a little under $200 .  Hey damn it, I needed them tools, hehehe. Making the pattern First thing you wa...
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Fri, 7 May 2010 21:00:22 PDT
How to Paint an Interior Wall Efficiently http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-an-Interior-Wall-Efficiently/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 15:50:08 PST
Ikea Basisk Light shade - painted! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Basisk-Light-shade-painted/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EA51/G1ZGGV2Q/F60EA51G1ZGGV2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EA51/G1ZGGV2Q/F60EA51G1ZGGV2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EA51/G1ZGGV2Q/F60EA51G1ZGGV2Q.SMALL.jpg victoriasayar We got two of the basisk pendant lamps for our sitting room but they just looked a bit blah.  As they are glass, I remembered my glass paints and got to work.  The design was based on some fabric I have of interconnecting circles.  I wanted a fresh, Indian style look reminiscent of Saree paisley pat...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2009 10:50:17 PST
Drywall patching http://www.instructables.com/id/Drywall-patching/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 11:05:31 PST
clean and paint wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/clean-and-paint-wheel/
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Sun, 31 May 2009 18:45:42 PDT
Rainbow garden furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-garden-furniture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/AFNW/FV15TR12/FTUAFNWFV15TR12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/AFNW/FV15TR12/FTUAFNWFV15TR12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/AFNW/FV15TR12/FTUAFNWFV15TR12.SMALL.jpg imakeit MIY Rainbow Garden Funiture with Chocolate trim ... by Maddylane Designs This summer feel the spirit of colours to brighten your Soul. Don't just slap on a coat of paint on your garden furniture, Re-vamps and Re-vitalize your garden furniture with FUN colours to energize it with life and style, make...
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Wed, 27 May 2009 07:09:11 PDT
Paint Can Pocket: The Dumbest Fashion Statement http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Can-Pocket-The-Dumbest-Fashion-Statement/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2009 19:43:56 PST
Epic Basement Renovation! http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Basement-Renovation/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2008 07:28:20 PST
Acura TL - Font Bumper Logo Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Acura-TL-Font-Bumper-Logo-Painting/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 15:06:02 PDT
How to paint walls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-walls/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2008 08:19:28 PDT
Wet Brush First (to keep it clean) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-Brush-First/
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Fri, 15 Feb 2008 10:14:33 PST
Lump free paint (pinte sin grumos) http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-without-clots/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2007 19:31:29 PDT
How to Build a Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Picture-Frame/
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Sat, 30 Dec 2006 21:08:50 PST