Instructables: exploring - photos - holidays http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:12:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Holiday Gifts - I made it at TechShop Chandler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Holiday-Gifts-I-made-it-at-TechShop-Chandler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KFYW/HPFZRMX3/FZRKFYWHPFZRMX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KFYW/HPFZRMX3/FZRKFYWHPFZRMX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KFYW/HPFZRMX3/FZRKFYWHPFZRMX3.SMALL.jpg smontoya2010 My daughter is a teenager, but not old enough to work. She wanted to get something for her Dad but wanted to spend little money and didn't know what to get him. I have a membership at TechShop in Chandler, AZ and decided making something instead of buying something would be awesome! She was very exc...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 13:05:01 PST
Challah Turkey http://www.instructables.com/id/Challah-Turkey/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/ZQBL/HOHYE184/F2ZZQBLHOHYE184.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/ZQBL/HOHYE184/F2ZZQBLHOHYE184.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/ZQBL/HOHYE184/F2ZZQBLHOHYE184.SMALL.jpg jrharari Since Hanukkah and Thanksgiving fell on the same day, I decided to do something fun for the holiday and make some Challah in the shape of a turkey!  I've been making bread for a while now, so the biggest challenge was shaping it just right.   The ingredients needed are as follows: 1 package dry yea...
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 16:55:54 PST
Outdoor Holiday Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Holiday-Planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SMALL.jpg jthomas80 A very inexpensive way to Brighten up planters usually left empty and bearing during the winter months. I saw the selling in our local garden center for $80 each and quickly realized anyone could do it at home themselvesUse clippings from an assortment of evergreen trees and bushes arranged by simpl...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:14:22 PST
'Geeky Prom Date' Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Geeky-Prom-Date-Halloween-Costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/SFOE/HM8D905D/FGBSFOEHM8D905D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/SFOE/HM8D905D/FGBSFOEHM8D905D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/SFOE/HM8D905D/FGBSFOEHM8D905D.SMALL.jpg Bleu Eyes Hey guys! Just thought I'd post a quick pic instructable of my Halloween costume. Later on, I might add some pictures on Halloween night, but I can't be sure at this time. Top to bottom, I used super-strength hair gel to slick back my hair. I used brown eyeliner to thicken and lengthen my eyebrows a...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 21:23:24 PDT
Easter Egg Drying Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Egg-Drying-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/YOSI/HELX6ZQR/F02YOSIHELX6ZQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/YOSI/HELX6ZQR/F02YOSIHELX6ZQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/YOSI/HELX6ZQR/F02YOSIHELX6ZQR.SMALL.jpg linrodann This is the method my mum and I used this year to dry our Easter eggs without leaving marks on them.  This works best with hollowed-out eggshells wherein one hole is smaller than the other, but you can use it with hard-boiled eggs with a little modification. Special thanks to my mum for being the h...
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 16:12:48 PDT
Bear Gets a Sweetheart Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Bear-Gets-a-Sweetheart-Dress/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/QTOR/HD4VFRR8/FVAQTORHD4VFRR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/QTOR/HD4VFRR8/FVAQTORHD4VFRR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/QTOR/HD4VFRR8/FVAQTORHD4VFRR8.SMALL.jpg twinkleshine This is a little dress I crocheted for my daughter's teddy bear for Valentine's Day. As a crafterthought I glued a foam heart on the front of the dress, which I thought added a nice touch. What do you think?
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 06:14:36 PST
Gingerbread AT-AT http://www.instructables.com/id/Ginger-bread-AT-AT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EM3F/HBHGLDGA/FDZEM3FHBHGLDGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EM3F/HBHGLDGA/FDZEM3FHBHGLDGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EM3F/HBHGLDGA/FDZEM3FHBHGLDGA.SMALL.jpg ihavethepower This is my gingerbread AT-AT. I started by making the base out of two acrylic tube and a piece of hard board that was screwed to a two feet by two feet piece of plywood. Than I cut pieces of the gingerbread to make the body, head and legs. The feet I made by pressing gingerbread dough into four la...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 20:05:53 PST
Christmas Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Wreath-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/D9TQ/HAQ30H9N/FYVD9TQHAQ30H9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/D9TQ/HAQ30H9N/FYVD9TQHAQ30H9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/D9TQ/HAQ30H9N/FYVD9TQHAQ30H9N.SMALL.jpg cricketz A simple Christmas wreath with things found outside and around the house. What you need: Sticks Evergreen needles Needle and Thread Oranges Dried Chilis Popcorn After perusing the backyard and neighbor's for some twigs and pine needles, I scavenged enough to start the wreath. I started by breaking...
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Tue, 25 Dec 2012 04:12:42 PST
Reindeer Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Reindeer-Cookies/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4UM2/H9X3IPKP/FIO4UM2H9X3IPKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4UM2/H9X3IPKP/FIO4UM2H9X3IPKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4UM2/H9X3IPKP/FIO4UM2H9X3IPKP.SMALL.jpg rpostoak Ingredients: 1 package of Nutter Butters 1 bag of mini pretzels 1 package of dipping chocolate 1 bag of mini M&M's Foil Steps 1. Microwave chocolate until it is completely melted 2. Drizzle chocolate on a Nutter Butter 3. Lay Nutter Butter down on foil 4. Put a pretzel to the top sides of Nutter Bu...
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 08:31:03 PST
Personal Pan Thanksgiving! http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Pan-Thanksgiving/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/EDPE/H9G17AYT/FP7EDPEH9G17AYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/EDPE/H9G17AYT/FP7EDPEH9G17AYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/EDPE/H9G17AYT/FP7EDPEH9G17AYT.SMALL.jpg mygibzone This is a creative way to serve up your Thanksgiving leftovers or have a fun turkey dinner for just a few friends to enjoy! Everyone has their FAVORITE Thanksgiving item. Why limit yourself to just one thing? My favorites are: Stuffing, Rolls, & Mashed potatoes. This year I decided it would be fun ...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 18:43:46 PST
Chinese Steamed crab became 3-faced Jack-o'-lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Chinese-Steamed-crab-became-3-faced-Jack-o-lanter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/WN2K/H8CVGPD2/F6UWN2KH8CVGPD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/WN2K/H8CVGPD2/F6UWN2KH8CVGPD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/WN2K/H8CVGPD2/F6UWN2KH8CVGPD2.SMALL.jpg Lily Wang 3 steamed crab became a 3-faced Jack-o'-lantern, easy, fun... ... Step 1: Clean crab shell after eating meal Step 2: Wait until it's totally dry Step 3: Carve eyes and mouths on the shell Step 4: Combine 3 shell by plasticine, insert claw on the top, put the candle in the middle Step 5: Burn th...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 00:14:14 PDT
My Ornament (turned Squid) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Ornament-turned-Squid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SMALL.jpg sfbetty With only 30 minutes to play at the Instructables workshop in San Francisco, I found a balloon, wrapped it in string and sprayed it with starch and paint.  The intention was a shell of painted string after the balloon is popped.  But I didn't let it dry enough and this is the result.  A squid lookin...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 10:26:42 PST
Mini Egg Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Egg-Ornaments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/M9O7/GN02QRL8/F1BM9O7GN02QRL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/M9O7/GN02QRL8/F1BM9O7GN02QRL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/M9O7/GN02QRL8/F1BM9O7GN02QRL8.SMALL.jpg BeadfulThings I made these mini eggs to compliment my regular 3" egg ornaments . I love the way that they turned out so much that I just had to share! Each 2" egg ornament is made up of several hundred glass seed beads. I chose different this time, and I like the result. Time consuming to make, but so cute! :) ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2011 22:41:42 PDT
Eggstravagant Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Eggstravagant-Ornaments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/RW72/GLWQWLJ5/FUJRW72GLWQWLJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/RW72/GLWQWLJ5/FUJRW72GLWQWLJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/RW72/GLWQWLJ5/FUJRW72GLWQWLJ5.SMALL.jpg BeadfulThings I have been making these beaded egg ornaments for years, but only just found Instructables! I made this batch today, just in time for Spring! The grassy green, sunshine yellow, carrot orange, plum purple and jellybean pink eggs have hundreds of tiny glass beads hand strung onto each one. They are q...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2011 19:09:17 PDT
new years 2008 http://www.instructables.com/id/new-years-2008/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/CSFP/FOWZQ41E/FZKCSFPFOWZQ41E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/CSFP/FOWZQ41E/FZKCSFPFOWZQ41E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/CSFP/FOWZQ41E/FZKCSFPFOWZQ41E.SMALL.jpg goeon the neat firework mount vesuvious
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