Instructables: exploring - paper - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:19:32 PST BLOX v1.01 How To Make An Origami Star Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Origami-Star-Box-1/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:52:01 PST
How to make a unique custom envelope without glue http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-unique-custom-envelope-without-glue/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:14:21 PST
Recycled Magazine Party Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Magazine-Party-Decorations/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:47:42 PST
How To Make Paper Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Paper-Roses/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2009 11:50:36 PST
How to make a paper Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-paper-Heart/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 14:55:48 PDT
Ombre Rose Tealight Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Rose-Tealight-Cake/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:56:46 PST
How To Origami a Frog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Origami-a-Frog/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 02:17:57 PST
How to make a moving origami ninja star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-moving-origami-ninja-star/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:05:02 PST
Origami Earring with LED light (Mardi Gras Colors) http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Earring-with-LED-light-Mardi-Gras-Colors/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:46:01 PST
Mini Paper Mache Light-Up Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Paper-Mache-Light-Up-Christmas-Tree/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:58:14 PST
Paper Privacy Windows (window frost like a boss) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Privacy-Windows-window-frost-like-a-boss/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:04:54 PST
Expanding/collapsing origami bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Expandingcollapsing-origami-bracelet/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:09:54 PST
Thermoplastic paper & Cameo Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoplastic-paper-Cameo-Cutter/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:16:03 PST
Lasercut Bathymetric map http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Bathymetric-map/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:00:32 PST
Origami instructable robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-instructable-robot/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:26:21 PST
Upcycled Paper Heart Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Paper-Heart-Box/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:37:11 PST
Quilling peacock http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilling-peacock/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:59:34 PST
Custom Origami Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Origami-Gift-Box/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:58:56 PST
Custom origami heart gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-origami-heart-gift-box/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:13:43 PST
Instructabot Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructabot-Papercraft/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:48:23 PST
Cut Your Own Paper Quilling Strips in 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-Your-Own-Paper-Quilling-Strips-in-2-Minutes/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 14:31:40 PST
Paper Quilled Tealight Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Quilled-Tealight-Holder/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:50:20 PST
How to origami a ROCKET http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-origami-a-ROCKET/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:46:10 PST
Moebius Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Moebius-Knot/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 06:26:40 PST
A Beautiful Quilled Butterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Beautiful-Quilled-Butterfly/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 14:38:11 PST
Papercraft Instructables Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-Instructables-Pinball-Machine/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:20:30 PST
How to origami a crane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-origami-a-crane/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 02:16:30 PST
Modular Origami Egg Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Origami-Egg-Cup/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 02:51:24 PST
Kirigami crane http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirigami-crane/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:46:20 PST
Grocery Bag Wrapping Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Paper-Bag-Wrapping-Paper/
Grocery Bag Wrapping Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/QPI4/I3VI07HF/FG0QPI4I3VI07HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/QPI4/I3VI07HF/FG0QPI4I3VI07HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/QPI4/I3VI07HF/FG0QPI4I3VI07HF.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx There's no need to purchase wrapping paper. Make your own out of brown paper grocery bags! The results are unique, and the process is fun and quick.In this Instructable I decorate the wrapping paper with animal patterns using a Sharpie felt pen and acrylic paint, but you can decorate your wrapping p...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:16:07 PST
Paper Quilled Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Quilled-Ornaments/
Paper Quilled Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/60AK/I3THXVGK/FGL60AKI3THXVGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/60AK/I3THXVGK/FGL60AKI3THXVGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/60AK/I3THXVGK/FGL60AKI3THXVGK.SMALL.jpg shazni Quilling is a fun inexpensive craft for anyone to learn. One of my first crafts was Quilling and I simply loved it. I find myself always going back to it.Here I have shown some simple and cute quilling ornaments. I have shown the basic shapes in my first instructable here. This is in fact my 5th qui...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:48:54 PST
Upcyled Hemp Or Grocery Bag Messenger Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Hemp-Or-Paper-bag-Paper-Messenger-Bag/
Upcyled Hemp Or Grocery Bag Messenger Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/8003/I3THTEHC/F408003I3THTEHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/8003/I3THTEHC/F408003I3THTEHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/8003/I3THTEHC/F408003I3THTEHC.SMALL.jpg mitchellguyon I found this who knows how old hemp paper in an old box. You can also use paper bags from a grocery store but it has to be four ply. Materials Needed You will need:At least a yard or meter of paperAn IronGlue strip, stitch witch or fusing tape.A TSquare rulerA right angleA rulerTwo bucklesA bone ...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 07:25:53 PST
Geometrical paper objects for christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometrical-paper-objects-for-christmas/
Geometrical paper objects for christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SMALL.jpg iivanovskis Included 4 templates with different designs - octahedron, double obelisk, icosahedron, and trapezohedron. This is what you'll need:Printer. Colorful a4 paper sheets. Double-sided tape or white glue. Scissors. Crafting knife Cutting mat. Metal ruler.Download templates. Print template on colorful pa...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:01:52 PST
DIY Paper umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-umbrella/
DIY Paper umbrella - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar Here is an easy way to make a cute umbrella with home supplies.Construction time - 30 minsAll you need is:• Color Paper • Pencil • Ruler • Lid • Flower cutter / Any pattern cutter • Scissor • Skewer MAKING OF UMBRELLA CIRCULAR DISC & ORNAMENTAL STRIP ORNAMENTING.. JOINING ORNAME...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:50:31 PST
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-woven-photo-frame-fridge-magnet/
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar Simple home-made photo-frame. This holiday themed gift giving frame is easy to make with home supplies. Adorn your favorite photos with this paper woven frame and decorate your walls / fridge and good for gift giving.Time : 2 hrs.Supplies you will need..1.Color paper - Dual color combination of you...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:00:36 PST
Paper Serviette Ballerina http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Serviette-Ballerina/
Paper Serviette Ballerina - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/O6DJ/I3KBY56R/F1WO6DJI3KBY56R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/O6DJ/I3KBY56R/F1WO6DJI3KBY56R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/O6DJ/I3KBY56R/F1WO6DJI3KBY56R.SMALL.jpg shazni When we were small we used to make and play with dolls. When I came across Stariy Chemodan’s blog I just fell in love with her ballerinas and was reminded of the ones we used to make. For some reason her ballerinas reminded me of the Nutcracker and ballet :-) . I thought it would make a beautiful gi...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:53:37 PST
DIY Folded Paper Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Folded-Paper-Jewelry/
DIY Folded Paper Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/I0DJ/I3H53MBR/FS1I0DJI3H53MBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/I0DJ/I3H53MBR/FS1I0DJI3H53MBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/I0DJ/I3H53MBR/FS1I0DJI3H53MBR.SMALL.jpg Bhawya These Jewelry is made up of card stock paper. I combined two different patterned card stock sheet to create contrast look. It is easy to make and inexpensive too...It would be a stylish gift to mom, siblings and girl friend. I made this for my sister. She likes light weight jewelry. Hope she will lo...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:37:32 PST
Easy Etching with a pasta press http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Etching-with-a-pasta-press/
Easy Etching with a pasta press - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/80RN/I3H7F2WZ/F0580RNI3H7F2WZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/80RN/I3H7F2WZ/F0580RNI3H7F2WZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/80RN/I3H7F2WZ/F0580RNI3H7F2WZ.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft I recently moved house and a lot of equipment is un available at present so I thought it would be an idea to go back to basics and print without the fancy presses and tools.I used:PaperClear plastic sheeta needleFeltA pasta making machine (I was given mine. trust me if you know anyone with one they ...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 14:29:58 PST
Watercolor Holiday Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Watercolor-Holiday-Cards/
Watercolor Holiday Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/JA0M/I3H4R6PO/FHRJA0MI3H4R6PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/JA0M/I3H4R6PO/FHRJA0MI3H4R6PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/JA0M/I3H4R6PO/FHRJA0MI3H4R6PO.SMALL.jpg plkap74 This is a really easy technique for making painted cards that look very professional! It is also my new favorite technique for combining digital design and painting: using the Silhouette digital paper cutter to cut vinyl stickers as paint masks on watercolor paper. The results are extremely crisp. T...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:43:25 PST
Exploding Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Exploding-Box/
Exploding Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/UGLP/I3H6ZZBH/FURUGLPI3H6ZZBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/UGLP/I3H6ZZBH/FURUGLPI3H6ZZBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/UGLP/I3H6ZZBH/FURUGLPI3H6ZZBH.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall Well, we are again approaching our anniversary. So time to come up with a great card for my hubby. Many years ago, I had created my first exploding box. (Disclaimer: there is no explosive or incinerator devices involved in this Instructable. So please don’t be upset when the box does not actual...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:38:42 PST
Origami Modular Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Modular-Star/
Origami Modular Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/FJSX/I3H6USJW/FAYFJSXI3H6USJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/FJSX/I3H6USJW/FAYFJSXI3H6USJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/FJSX/I3H6USJW/FAYFJSXI3H6USJW.SMALL.jpg Makermom2 Have fun making this great Modular Star. You could even put some LED lights inside to make it glow!Have fun! Origami Modular Star You will need 30 pieces of origami paper.You can use whatever size you wish, just make sure it's a squareOn this demo, I used 6"x6" paper.On the large white one, I use...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:04:05 PST
Quill and Ink Vintage World Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Quill-and-Ink-Vintage-World-Map/
Quill and Ink Vintage World Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GXOX/I3H4N5YN/F2JGXOXI3H4N5YN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GXOX/I3H4N5YN/F2JGXOXI3H4N5YN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GXOX/I3H4N5YN/F2JGXOXI3H4N5YN.SMALL.jpg mimaki cg60 Ahoy there and welcome aboard. This ible will take you on a journey along the coastlines and across all of the 7 wretched seas on a spirit of freedom and high adventure (without scurvy and other sailing-related misfortunes of times gone by). And oh, we have sea monsters too.Poetics apart, this instr...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 13:29:09 PST
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Head-Nod-In-Dogs/
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This dog’s head will wiggle on its body. Like snoopy,it is very cute! ​White side up White side up, fold in half diagonally and unfold. Fold top point down Fold top point down to the bottom point. Fold bottom point of top Fold bottom point of top layer up to the center foldededge. Fold bo...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 17:13:52 PST
LED Edge Lit Card http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Edge-Lit-Card/
LED Edge Lit Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct This card is an adaptation of Improviser's LED Fader Christmas Card we created for YuKonstruct's Holiday Card Build Night.YuKonstruct is the first makerspace in Canada's north. Our mission is to provide access to shared space, quality tools, available expertise, and a collaborative environment to he...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 19:48:53 PST
Origami Ball - Kusudame http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Ball-Kusudame/
Origami Ball - Kusudame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/YDFX/I3BHE2H1/FPUYDFXI3BHE2H1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/YDFX/I3BHE2H1/FPUYDFXI3BHE2H1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/YDFX/I3BHE2H1/FPUYDFXI3BHE2H1.SMALL.jpg Makermom2 This is a beautiful Kusudama Ball. If you’ve never done origami before, don’t be scared away. Take your time and you too can accomplish this.I’m not 100% sure on the time frame. I have never started a project like this and worked it to the end. I usually take a few breaks … chocolate breaks! :) ...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 16:33:38 PST
Twinkling Christmas Tree Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Christmas-Tree-Card/
Twinkling Christmas Tree Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SMALL.gif YuKonstruct This project was created for YuKonstruct's Chibitronics Build Night and uses a Chibitronics effects sticker and three LED stickers. The effect sticker has three pads: + and – for power and a signal pad that generates the pattern. The signal pad is pre-programmed to switch between + and -, which caus...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 23:46:57 PST
Standing Scene Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Scene-Card/
Standing Scene Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/UFEQ/I3A1N4W3/FM6UFEQI3A1N4W3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/UFEQ/I3A1N4W3/FM6UFEQI3A1N4W3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/UFEQ/I3A1N4W3/FM6UFEQI3A1N4W3.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct Modmischief modified the Rats in Love Standing Pop-Up Card to make a more versatile template for YuKonstruct's Holiday Card Build Night. YuKonstruct is the first makerspace in Canada's north. Our mission is to provide access to shared space, quality tools, available expertise, and a collaborative en...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 04:17:05 PST
Mechanical Iris Card - Improved! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Iris-Card-Improved/
Mechanical Iris Card - Improved! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/0O9D/I395SW60/FP20O9DI395SW60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/0O9D/I395SW60/FP20O9DI395SW60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/0O9D/I395SW60/FP20O9DI395SW60.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct Modmischief created this improved version of the mechanical iris greeting card for YuKonstruct's Holiday Card Build Night.This new design solves the issue of the shutter pieces catching on the ends of the brads and simplifies the card construction by making the base card just one piece of cardstock....
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 03:20:10 PST
Loading Message Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Loading-Message-Card/
Loading Message Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/310A/I36LH3XM/F5S310AI36LH3XM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/310A/I36LH3XM/F5S310AI36LH3XM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/310A/I36LH3XM/F5S310AI36LH3XM.SMALL.jpg goldlego This is an awesome hand-made "Loading Message" card and it is super easy to make! Watch as you pull the card out from the envelope the bars will actually "load"! This card isn't just great for techies, its great for everyone! The card measures about 6.5 inches wide and 3.6 inches high and will fit n...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 14:55:54 PST
Pinwheel Wall Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinwheel-Wall-Decor/
Pinwheel Wall Decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/LDYL/I395RYZ4/FCULDYLI395RYZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/LDYL/I395RYZ4/FCULDYLI395RYZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/LDYL/I395RYZ4/FCULDYLI395RYZ4.SMALL.jpg Bhawya Pinwheel Wall Decor is easy, cheap, classy look wall art. Supplies Patterned cardstock papers or scrapbook papersHot glue gun and glue stickScissorRuler Measure cardstock Measure cardstocks 6X6 inch or 12X12 inch with ruler and cut them using scissor. 3 Fans 1.Take a cardstock, make 1/2 in...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:04:59 PST