Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - paint - glue http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:13:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Solar house number http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-house-number/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:29:01 PDT
DIY stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-stencils/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:39:12 PDT
Hexagonal Nut Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Nut-Earrings/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 20:10:00 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Business Card Case/Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Business-Card-CaseHolder/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 20:31:17 PDT
Instructables Robot Static Window Cling http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Static-Window-Cling/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:32:02 PDT
Splattered paint pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/Splattered-paint-pendants/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 00:10:26 PDT
3 Ways to Clean Paint Brushes http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Clean-Paint-Brushes/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:57:20 PDT
Bread Beads - Jewelry Made out of Bread http://www.instructables.com/id/Bread-Beads-Jewelry-Made-out-of-Bread/
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By: DeandrasCrafts

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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 10:08:16 PDT
Make a recycling bin from a paint can http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-recycling-bin-from-a-paint-can/
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 16:20:46 PDT
Glitter tattoos! http://www.instructables.com/id/Glitter-tattoos/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2012 06:39:44 PST
Popsicle Stick Butterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Butterfly/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 17:39:58 PDT
Clay Panda chopsticks or spoonholder http://www.instructables.com/id/Clay-Panda-chopsticks-or-spoonholder/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2011 10:48:37 PDT
Clay cat spoon holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Clay-cat-spoon-holder/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 07:24:18 PDT
Faux Stained Glass Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stained-Glass-Owl/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2009 12:34:53 PDT
The Red Dragon Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Red-Dragon-Instructable/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 18:05:49 PDT
Make A Cardboard Dragon! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cardboard-Dragon/
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By: Creativeman

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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 08:07:15 PDT
Tombstone Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Tombstone-carving-Hotwire-Cutter/
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