Instructables: exploring - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:32:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-bubble-machine/
The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood The CNC bubble iris makes big soap bubbles in a new way, by weaving soapy strings together and apart with a motorized iris. It was designed to allow large soap bubbles to be made automatically with great repeatability, opening up new possibilities for art, science, and engineering with on-demand b...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:03:18 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
Sealed Ecosystems http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealed-Ecosystems/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:54:05 PDT
Enameled copper / Street Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Enameled-copper-Street-Sign/
Enameled copper / Street Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q494/IBHS9XB9/FCXQ494IBHS9XB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q494/IBHS9XB9/FCXQ494IBHS9XB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/Q494/IBHS9XB9/FCXQ494IBHS9XB9.SMALL.jpg MarcSculpteur Enameled copper is a best way to put color on a metal. The enamel will stay in time. To do this technique, you have to fired the enameled metal in an higher kiln. The copper have to be cleaned before starting to work on it. CLEANING THE COPPER AGAINST-ENAMELLING ENAMELLING FIRING ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:15:42 PDT
Simple Sheetmetal Wall Art with an Olive Oil Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sheetmetal-Wall-Art-with-an-Olive-Oil-Finis/
Simple Sheetmetal Wall Art with an Olive Oil Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/F5WQ/IBFS8FCV/F6ZF5WQIBFS8FCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/F5WQ/IBFS8FCV/F6ZF5WQIBFS8FCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/F5WQ/IBFS8FCV/F6ZF5WQIBFS8FCV.SMALL.jpg jringling Here is a simple instructable on how to turn a little bit ofmixed sheetmetal into a cool piece of art. For demonstration I choose to make a Sign of the Deathly Hallows wall hanging, but you can apply the same steps to any design you want…MaterialsSheet metal, I used 16oz aluminum and 20 ga aluminum1...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:05:02 PDT
Easy Rainbow Crayon Melties Art! LGBT PRIDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Crayon-Melties-Art/
Easy Rainbow Crayon Melties Art! LGBT PRIDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign Are you ready to play with crayons....as an ADULT!? The inner kid in all of us will love this easy project. I recommend a pre-made canvas and name brand Crayons. The cheap one are oily and look gross when they melt. Crayons keep color and brightness in their pigment when melted. I have three video e...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:31:53 PDT
DIY melted crayon painting:) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-melted-crayon-painting/
DIY melted crayon painting:) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/3YWU/IB8I7IAQ/FKF3YWUIB8I7IAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/3YWU/IB8I7IAQ/FKF3YWUIB8I7IAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/3YWU/IB8I7IAQ/FKF3YWUIB8I7IAQ.SMALL.jpg tazmeenr The DIY melted crayon painting is an easy way to to decorate those plain walls with some bright and colorful colors with easy and convenient materials. Materials you will need.......- a canvas- a hairdryer- a hot glue gun- paper towels or bags- crayons (I used 23)- painters tape (optional) Glue...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:09:49 PDT
Water Coloring with Fruit Flavored drops http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Coloring-with-Fruit-Flavored-drops/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:18:05 PDT
Relax Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Relax-Prototype/
Relax Prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SMALL.jpg TylerN4 We’ve created a playful outdoor stage on Market Street just for you and your friends. Too small to be a park, too large to be a piece of furniture, 'Relax' is a playful merger of both. Experience all the sights, sounds, and smells the neighborhood has to offer - from a different perspective. This ...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:15:26 PDT
Lego Jigsaw Puzzle Photogarphy http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Jigsaw-Puzzle-Photogarphy/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 15:46:55 PDT
Mobile Craft Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Craft-Module/
Mobile Craft Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/04T2/IB3HEW24/F6N04T2IB3HEW24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/04T2/IB3HEW24/F6N04T2IB3HEW24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/04T2/IB3HEW24/F6N04T2IB3HEW24.SMALL.jpg adammarcus The Mobile Craft Module, a product of the Prototyping Mobility Advanced Architecture Studio led by Adam Marcus at California College of the Arts, proposes an architecture of deployable structures that can be reconfigured to serve a variety of functions. The twin modules can be arranged in multiple w...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:12:52 PDT
Bench-Go-Round http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Go-Round/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:28:00 PDT
Rainbow Prismatic Experience http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Prismatic-Experience/
Rainbow Prismatic Experience - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/8KAM/IB0MTGMT/FNL8KAMIB0MTGMT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/8KAM/IB0MTGMT/FNL8KAMIB0MTGMT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/8KAM/IB0MTGMT/FNL8KAMIB0MTGMT.SMALL.jpg goldprism This is a project conceived for the Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco, April 2015.Creators include Sabrina Habel and FICTILISRAINBOW PRISMATIC EXPERIENCEThe Rainbow Prismatic Experience in its simplest physical form is a large cluster of hanging prismatic material suspended from ab...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:27:19 PDT
ARENA | PLAY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARENA-PLAY/
ARENA | PLAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SMALL.jpg gotianse Arena | Play brings the ping pong table out from your aunt and uncle’s basement, neighbor’s garage, and nearly every tech startup’s conference room, and into San Francisco’s most public streetscape. The prototype arrives on Market with a twist: its hexagonal shape creates the opportunity for up to s...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:16:10 PDT
Easy Wallpaper Print Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wallpaper-Print-Art/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:40:11 PDT
Mineral Benches: Gold http://www.instructables.com/id/Mineral-Benches-Gold/
Mineral Benches: Gold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SMALL.jpg goldprism This is a project conceived for the Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco, April 2015.Creators include Sabrina Habel, FICTILIS and fabricator Mary Anne KluthMINERAL BENCHES: A CALIFORNIA HISTORYSan Francisco first boomed in population because of the Gold Rush, when nearby gold mineral ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:29:30 PDT
FOGPLANE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOGPLANE/
FOGPLANE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SMALL.jpg DesignGroup Fogplane was an installation that was part of the 2015 Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco. The goal of MSPF is to unite diverse neighborhoods along Market Street, encouraging these vibrant communities to work with designers, artist and makers to build a more connected, beautiful San...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:13:42 PDT
MSPF Common Ground http://www.instructables.com/id/MSPF-Common-Ground/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 11:18:53 PDT
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Interactive-Virtual-Campfire/
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SMALL.jpg overzero Ember is an interactive installation, which explores community through a campfire-like circle of wooden seats that generate music from a visitor’s presence. Each seat in the circle is an instrument, which adds a note to a melody. This melody is a composition formed from the presence of visitors. In ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 06:31:31 PDT
CHIME SF http://www.instructables.com/id/CHIME-SF/
CHIME SF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/HOFD/IB046QMG/FT7HOFDIB046QMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/HOFD/IB046QMG/FT7HOFDIB046QMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/HOFD/IB046QMG/FT7HOFDIB046QMG.SMALL.jpg dangitalltoheck CHIME SF is a large scale public musical instrument developed for the Market Street Prototyping Festival (April 9-11, 2015. Market Street, San Francisco, CA) It is my attempt to address the challenges that public sound art poses and to create an accessible, engaging musical experience.This instructa...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 06:21:58 PDT
Create your own peepSHOW http://www.instructables.com/id/MSPF-Peepshow-Prototype/
Create your own peepSHOW - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SMALL.jpg peepshow peepSHOW is an urban viewing station that focuses the gaze and thoughts of a passersby onto obscure or concealed scenes on Market Street, creating moments for the user to contemplate his or her surroundings and acts to spur discussion and create shared experience. peepSHOW builds on the notion of a ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:45:34 PDT
Street Sketch Prototype Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-Sketch-Prototype-Overview/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 15:49:43 PDT
DIY Jurassic Park http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jurassic-Park/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/JTRV/IAXRP5RW/FKSJTRVIAXRP5RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/JTRV/IAXRP5RW/FKSJTRVIAXRP5RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/JTRV/IAXRP5RW/FKSJTRVIAXRP5RW.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Back in 1993 when the original Jurassic Park movie was released, there was a surge in the popularity of dinosaur-themed everything. With the recent release of Jurassic World, dinosaurs are back to rule the internet again. (Wait, did they rule the internet in 1993? Maybe in the chat rooms…)Here are s...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:57:18 PDT
Building a Penny Crusher http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Crusher/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:39:02 PDT
Face Casting (No Silicon or alginate needed) Much cheaper and faster. http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Casting/
Face Casting (No Silicon or alginate needed) Much cheaper and faster. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/X7XY/IATHTJ61/FNXX7XYIATHTJ61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/X7XY/IATHTJ61/FNXX7XYIATHTJ61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/X7XY/IATHTJ61/FNXX7XYIATHTJ61.SMALL.jpg luzm I wanted to immortalize my face and at the same time, to have a mold for future projects. I've seen a lot of people doing great stuffs like silicon mask, halloween mask and other cool things. Getting ready Materials: Vaseline.WaterScissorsCasting plasterClay to plug nose holes when castingPlaster...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 03:56:56 PDT
Paradise Inspired Bedroom! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paradise-Inspired-Bedroom/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 18:34:18 PDT
ShowBox - Create your own street stage and seating http://www.instructables.com/id/ShowBox-Create-your-own-street-stage-and-seating/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:42:40 PDT
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-sort-of-palatable-music-with-an-X-Band-moti/
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman Making music with an X-Band radar, hmmm... wouldn't that be more fun than one person should be allowed to have? It's not that hard these days, with the right tools of course. As you can see in the image that accompanies this intro, we'll use an X-Band motion sensor by www.parallax.com. In the next s...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:38:38 PDT
How to create a Typographic Portrait in Illustrator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Typographic-Portrait-in-Illustrato/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:15:15 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-inside-the-box-how-to-etch-and-display-/
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SMALL.jpg steflenk Consider the motto think outside the box. "Live outside the box." "Do something outside the box."Outside the box. A pithy little phrase implying that everything interesting exists beyond us, beyond everyday life, beyond what's already there in our heads. What about inside the box, I thought.For my m...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:21:06 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-the-improbable-mystic/
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SMALL.jpg steflenk This is a whimsical Instructable project involving 3D printing. It is fun. On the first day of my Pier 9 artist residency I walked up to my desk to see this glorious object perched there, made by previous AiR Gabriel Kaprielian. A foot with a flower growing out of it. I was smitten. I decided I too ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:28:44 PDT
Monogrammed Father's Day Concrete Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Monogrammed-Fathers-Day-Concrete-Coasters/
Monogrammed Father's Day Concrete Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/C5R4/IAP6WXP2/FYPC5R4IAP6WXP2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/C5R4/IAP6WXP2/FYPC5R4IAP6WXP2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/C5R4/IAP6WXP2/FYPC5R4IAP6WXP2.SMALL.jpg Amiegeddon Learn how to make easy DIY concrete coasters for Father's Day. Materials Needed Coaster Molds - Hobby LobbyDCI Concrete Overlay - DirectColors.comGlovesBucketDCI Countertop Mold Release - DirectColors.comStir Stick Ink PenScissorsDCI Water-based Concrete Sealer - DirectColors.comFoam Brush#240 Gr...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 08:13:49 PDT
Vinyl Laptop Decal http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Laptop-Decal/
Vinyl Laptop Decal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SMALL.jpg SilhouetteAmerica Create custom vinyl decals for your laptop and other devices, like this zombie, in just a few simple steps using the Silhouette Portrait® or CAMEO® and Silhouette vinyl.Supplies you'll need: Zombie DesignSilhouette Portrait® or CAMEO® Computer Silhouette vinyl Transfer paper Hook & Scraper To...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 09:20:40 PDT
Making a stencil with the Silhouette cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-stencil-with-the-Silhouette-cutter/
Making a stencil with the Silhouette cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DU6U/IANRWTH6/FDRDU6UIANRWTH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DU6U/IANRWTH6/FDRDU6UIANRWTH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/DU6U/IANRWTH6/FDRDU6UIANRWTH6.SMALL.jpg caitmcq Having my own designs as stencils frees up my mixed-media art quite a bit. I can cut cardstock or mylar with a craft knife, but it's a luxury to have a machine that cuts complex designs. It's also a delight to go searching for lovely, irregular patterns in photographs online. Many Flickr users offer...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 18:00:53 PDT
Controlling a MIDI CC in Ableton Live with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-MIDI-CC-in-Ableton-Live-with-an-Ardu/
Controlling a MIDI CC in Ableton Live with an Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman In this instructable we will use a potentiometer on an Arduino Uno to control a MIDI CC in Ableton Live. A MIDI CC stands for Continuous Controller, i.e. a number in the range from 0 to 127 inclusive to modulate something with. In the youtube I made for this intro you can see and hear that we modula...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 14:54:49 PDT
DIY Rainbow Spirograph String Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rainbow-Spirograph-String-Art/
DIY Rainbow Spirograph String Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz I had 10 wooden boards laying around my house and wasn't sure what to do with them. String art was the only idea that kept hitting me. I've seen spirograph string arts but never attempted to make one, so I thought... lets give it a try. The ones I've made are really simple and beginner friendly sinc...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 00:23:40 PDT
Watercolor Word Art with Frisket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Watercolor-Word-Art-with-Frisket/
Watercolor Word Art with Frisket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/PPSW/IAJNUJPY/F3DPPSWIAJNUJPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/PPSW/IAJNUJPY/F3DPPSWIAJNUJPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/PPSW/IAJNUJPY/F3DPPSWIAJNUJPY.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Watercolor Word Art with Frisket!Make stunning wall art quotes for a bedroom, notes, and cards! Supplies You will need:Liquid Frisket and Incredible Nib Watercolor paperWatercolors Paint the Frisket! Begin by dipping the nib brush into the frisket and painting ordrawing on the desired quote ...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:46:59 PDT
How to make Organic orange dye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Organic-orange-dye/
How to make Organic orange dye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SCFH/IAINE8DK/F9PSCFHIAINE8DK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SCFH/IAINE8DK/F9PSCFHIAINE8DK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/SCFH/IAINE8DK/F9PSCFHIAINE8DK.SMALL.jpg Edbed In this instructable I will explain how some organic (I am using the word in its proper scientific way to mean any compound containing carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen) orange coloured dyes can be made. The dye will range form a deep reddish orange to a much lighter yellow hue. These have been used thro...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 10:11:56 PDT
Cutting Things in Half http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Things-in-Half/
Cutting Things in Half - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar During my residency at Pier 9, I asked myself how I could inject surprise, intuition, and spontaneity into my art practice using digital fabrication techniques. As I worked through a variety of processes, I found one possible answer: the cross-section. The simple act of cutting something in half doe...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 15:07:40 PDT
Silk Rainbow Ribbons http://www.instructables.com/id/Silk-Rainbow-Ribbons/
Silk Rainbow Ribbons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/4B7Y/IAICK2WD/FEW4B7YIAICK2WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/4B7Y/IAICK2WD/FEW4B7YIAICK2WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/4B7Y/IAICK2WD/FEW4B7YIAICK2WD.SMALL.jpg jenniferdouglas Dancing Rainbow Ribbons. Here’s how to make them and have some fun with in your garden. What you will need.. To make these colourful ribbons I used a long frame the width of my habotai silk , approx.56” (144cm). I ‘m using steam fix silk paints by Dupont, but you could use iron fix for great resu...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:53:33 PDT
3D Printed Drone Strike Data Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Drone-Strike-Data-Installation/
3D Printed Drone Strike Data Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SMALL.jpg delappe A collaborative project being developed by media artists Joseph DeLappe and Pete Froslie, to create a large-scale installation to map, via sculptural and electronic components, the history of ongoing US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. The work shown here includes 25 3d prin...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 16:40:27 PDT
Scream Pattern (garment distort by scream) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scream-Pattern-garment-distort-by-scream/
Scream Pattern (garment distort by scream) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5STZ/IAEJQEUW/F2W5STZIAEJQEUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5STZ/IAEJQEUW/F2W5STZIAEJQEUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/5STZ/IAEJQEUW/F2W5STZIAEJQEUW.SMALL.jpg Antoine Cousin We wanted to distort a piece of clothe by screaming. What's interesting is to have a strange clothe that we can't imagine before it is done, from a particular sound. What you will need To realize the screamono, we used :- a kimono pattern- a computer with Processing and Photoshop softwares- a big...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 20:19:18 PDT
Hand-Drawn Animated Movie http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Drawn-Animated-Movie/
Hand-Drawn Animated Movie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G3Z7/IADRMWSE/F0KG3Z7IADRMWSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G3Z7/IADRMWSE/F0KG3Z7IADRMWSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G3Z7/IADRMWSE/F0KG3Z7IADRMWSE.SMALL.jpg Anusree It is very simple to create an animated movie. Lets make it! :D Supplies You will need- A laptop/PC A camera Editing softwares (I used microsoft office picture manager and movie maker) Sketch pens/ colouring pencils A4 papers Scissors Glue or tape Create Objects The first step to make an an...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 14:51:44 PDT
Ziggy Piggy Retro Ice Cream Graphic http://www.instructables.com/id/Ziggy-Piggy-Retro-Ice-Cream-Graphic/
Ziggy Piggy Retro Ice Cream Graphic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HXA1/IAEJU049/FK8HXA1IAEJU049.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HXA1/IAEJU049/FK8HXA1IAEJU049.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/HXA1/IAEJU049/FK8HXA1IAEJU049.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong I'm really hoping most of you have seen Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, or this design will make no sense.I wanted to create a retro ice cream parlor graphic inspired by "The Pig" sundae Napoleon finishes in the movie. When he completes the local ice cream parlor's food challenge, he's awarded ...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 09:32:37 PDT
BOOGIE BOX: The Electromagnetic Dance Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOGIE-BOX-The-Electromagnetic-Dancer/
BOOGIE BOX: The Electromagnetic Dance Floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/02SA/IADK9DQ8/FGX02SAIADK9DQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/02SA/IADK9DQ8/FGX02SAIADK9DQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/02SA/IADK9DQ8/FGX02SAIADK9DQ8.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma The BOOGIE BOX is an interactive reprogrammable thing that can make almost anything dance and is fun to play with! You can build your own dancers and choreograph them to dance to your favourite tunes. You can create anything! Just add the magnetic feet and the possibilities are limitless.Fancy build...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 01:34:33 PDT
Twelve Bird Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Twelve-Bird-Clock/
Twelve Bird Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/L0Z9/IABOGFHE/F92L0Z9IABOGFHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/L0Z9/IABOGFHE/F92L0Z9IABOGFHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/L0Z9/IABOGFHE/F92L0Z9IABOGFHE.SMALL.jpg englishman_in_berlin A clock with roots that occasionally hoots. The time it can tell without even a bell. Ask it nicely and it will tell you precisely, but if no one’s around it won’t make a sound. A dozen on their perch won’t leave you in the lurch, the assembled dawn chorus will sing something forus. To make time a p...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:18:40 PDT
How to paint Minecraft Faces - Creeper - Pig - Stampy Cat - Enderman http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-Minecraft-Faces-Creeper-Pig-Stampy-Ca/
How to paint Minecraft Faces - Creeper - Pig - Stampy Cat - Enderman - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/PYAU/IABODNRV/FLNPYAUIABODNRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/PYAU/IABODNRV/FLNPYAUIABODNRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/PYAU/IABODNRV/FLNPYAUIABODNRV.SMALL.jpg The Art Sherpa Have FUN Painting Minecraft faces and decorating your cave with Cave spiders! How to paint a Minecraft Creeper Materials:Square gallery wrap canvas (12"x12", 10"x10", 8"x8", or a square canvas of your choice)Paint Colors: Phthalo green paint, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Titanium white and Mars Bla...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 18:39:13 PDT
Silk Painting Sunflower Cushions http://www.instructables.com/id/Silkpainted-Sunflower-Cushions/
Silk Painting Sunflower Cushions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FPF7/IA8X30YU/FS8FPF7IA8X30YU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FPF7/IA8X30YU/FS8FPF7IA8X30YU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FPF7/IA8X30YU/FS8FPF7IA8X30YU.SMALL.jpg jenniferdouglas Sunflower silkpainted cushions I painted and enjoyed quilting to give extra texture to the flowers. These were made for my sister who loves sunflowers and I thought it might be interesting to share the process of making them. Creating a Paper Template First job is to create a template, I drew o...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 01:53:12 PDT
How To: Make a Worhal Painting In Photoshop CS6 & CC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Worhal-Painting-In-Photoshop-CS6-CC/
How To: Make a Worhal Painting In Photoshop CS6 & CC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/OMR6/IA9H40AV/FNPOMR6IA9H40AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/OMR6/IA9H40AV/FNPOMR6IA9H40AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/OMR6/IA9H40AV/FNPOMR6IA9H40AV.SMALL.jpg BluHurric In this Instructable, I will show you how to make one of Andy Worhal's most famous painting design using Adobe Photoshop CS6/CC Materials What you'll need is Adobe Photoshop CS6 or Adobe Photoshop CC and a picture that you can fit onto 4 good sized squares. In this tutorial I used 3x2 inch square...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:51:38 PDT
MIDI SoundFont synthetizer with Intel Edison and Fluidsynth http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-SoundFont-synthetizer-with-Intel-Edison-and-F/
MIDI SoundFont synthetizer with Intel Edison and Fluidsynth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/32CZ/IA8WWR0H/FQD32CZIA8WWR0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/32CZ/IA8WWR0H/FQD32CZIA8WWR0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/32CZ/IA8WWR0H/FQD32CZIA8WWR0H.SMALL.jpg homembit On this Instructable, I'll show how to build your own MIDI SoundFont synthesizer using Intel Edison and Fluidsynth.By following the steps described here, you'll have a synthesizer that can play almost any SoundFont available on the Internet, so basically this is probably the latest synth you´ll need...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:35:23 PDT