Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - paint http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:30:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 John Kraft Inspired Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/John-Kraft-Inspired-Cabinets/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:35:25 PDT
Everything I Know About Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Everything-I-Know-About-Stencils/
Everything I Know About Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F1JV/HY4KOIZS/FBBF1JVHY4KOIZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F1JV/HY4KOIZS/FBBF1JVHY4KOIZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/F1JV/HY4KOIZS/FBBF1JVHY4KOIZS.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens (Note- I recently started writing notes about stencil techniques for a workshop at our maker space. When I saw the Paint contest and the Epilog Laser contest, I decided to do a short Instructable about stencils, since I use a variety of paints to create them and a laser cutter would help me take my...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:21:12 PDT
Galaxy Fingernails http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Fingernails/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:27:18 PDT
Nightstand From 50's to Now http://www.instructables.com/id/Nightstand-From-50s-to-Now/
Nightstand From 50's to Now - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ASR3/HY0IZKSP/FMKASR3HY0IZKSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ASR3/HY0IZKSP/FMKASR3HY0IZKSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ASR3/HY0IZKSP/FMKASR3HY0IZKSP.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Travel in time with your old furniture Find it You may find something old on craigslist (aka leboncoin.fr in France) or in your family. Mine is from my wife's grandmother. Take it apart Depending on your table design it will be more or less easier. Don't be lazy, paint coverage will be much be...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:56:12 PDT
Paint Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Paper/
Paint Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/51BO/HY5NOVXU/FG351BOHY5NOVXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/51BO/HY5NOVXU/FG351BOHY5NOVXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/51BO/HY5NOVXU/FG351BOHY5NOVXU.SMALL.jpg Geremy Mama IntroductionWhen I was little, I would always use to much glue.When it dried, it would turn into a clear sort of plastic. So I tried recreate that, but with color. Instead though I got a cool type of paper. This paper can be used for virtually anything. It's sturdy like construction paper, so you ca...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:08:39 PDT
recycled outdor furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-outdor-furniture/
recycled outdor furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NLPY/HXVPYZJ8/FO7NLPYHXVPYZJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NLPY/HXVPYZJ8/FO7NLPYHXVPYZJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/NLPY/HXVPYZJ8/FO7NLPYHXVPYZJ8.SMALL.jpg pnoyb This is just a quick project I thought would take me a day or so with drying time but with work and rainy weather I worked on his a bit here and there. the only items bought was the acrylic paint everything else I had at home or got from my parents. I just wanted cheap outdoor decor as most of whats...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:05:18 PDT
Not Your Average Sorority Craft: The 21st Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Not-So-Southern-Sorority-Craft-The-21st-Paddle/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:46:37 PDT
paint a griffin statue http://www.instructables.com/id/paint-a-griffin-statue/
paint a griffin statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/8U6M/HXUOYFU5/FXN8U6MHXUOYFU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/8U6M/HXUOYFU5/FXN8U6MHXUOYFU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/8U6M/HXUOYFU5/FXN8U6MHXUOYFU5.SMALL.jpg hockey-puck well i had a plain white statue and decided to paint it... what you need acrylic paint different size paint bushessomething to paint like a ceramica nice area for you to focus on... finding the right colors what i did: looked for some nice griffin pictures on google so i can get some color ide...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:06:43 PDT
Multicolor squares wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolor-squares-wall/
Multicolor squares wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/CK53/HXQF2LWX/F13CK53HXQF2LWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/CK53/HXQF2LWX/F13CK53HXQF2LWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/CK53/HXQF2LWX/F13CK53HXQF2LWX.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is easier than it looks. It's basically math and plotting. I have provided the equation and plotting technique I used to get my results. The size of the square varies on the number of squares wanted on the wall. The colors and styles are limitless. I did it using small cans of oops paints from ...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:06:53 PDT
Tassel Key Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Tassel-Key-Chain/
Tassel Key Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RLP8/HXMKR1JI/FI3RLP8HXMKR1JI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RLP8/HXMKR1JI/FI3RLP8HXMKR1JI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/RLP8/HXMKR1JI/FI3RLP8HXMKR1JI.SMALL.jpg Preval Personalize your key chain using a few simple and inexpensive items. Gather Supplies Here’s what you’ll need ..Scissors Suede cord Wooden beads in assorted sizes E6000 glue Craft paint Bamboo skewers Key ring You’ll also need …Preval Sprayer the box the Sprayer came in Painter's tape Nail polish...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:09:43 PDT
Solar house number http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-house-number/
Solar house number - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KWNA/HXHRERM6/FSQKWNAHXHRERM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KWNA/HXHRERM6/FSQKWNAHXHRERM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KWNA/HXHRERM6/FSQKWNAHXHRERM6.SMALL.jpg Zevion Nothing is better is to use rechargeable battery and solar, to give free energy from sun to run light at night time. On my first project I created two house numbers that can be viewed in two ways. One is driving view, and other is from street view. Unfortunealy, I did not document for this instruct...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:29:01 PDT
DIY Refurbished table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Refurbished-table/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:05:50 PDT
DIY stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-stencils/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:39:12 PDT
Funky Flip Flops using Oil Paint. http://www.instructables.com/id/Funky-Flip-Flops-using-Oil-Paint/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:52:07 PDT
Face 3D Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Art/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:43:06 PDT
Calavera scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Calavera-scarf/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:01:50 PDT
Paint Made from Berries & Nature http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Made-from-Berries-Nature/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:51:03 PDT
Hexagonal Nut Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Nut-Earrings/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 20:10:00 PDT
Leaf Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaf-Casting/
Leaf Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/P7QU/HXDOOW8S/FHAP7QUHXDOOW8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/P7QU/HXDOOW8S/FHAP7QUHXDOOW8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/P7QU/HXDOOW8S/FHAP7QUHXDOOW8S.SMALL.jpg averyjo This fun activity will compliment your garden in anyway. I used this for a. 4-H project in my local county fair. You can turn this into an ornamental lawn piece or a birdbath, the options are endless. This whole project lasts about lasts about a week. Mounding First you need to make a mound if s...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 06:28:11 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
Ombre Paint Your phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Paint-Your-phone/
Ombre Paint Your phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/GJO6/HX8HSXH2/F29GJO6HX8HSXH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/GJO6/HX8HSXH2/F29GJO6HX8HSXH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/GJO6/HX8HSXH2/F29GJO6HX8HSXH2.SMALL.jpg dvspec This is my first instructable, so let me know if something is not clear. A few years ago, I found a cover that I really liked, but it was twenty or thirty dollars. I'm a tightwad, so I found fingernail polish that looked similar to the holographic quality of the cover and painted the phone with it...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 15:45:36 PDT
Worli Painted Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Worli-Painted-Lamp/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 23:41:17 PDT
Paint Paper Mache Kangaroo http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Paper-Mache-Kangaroo/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 22:51:23 PDT
Paint Paper Mache Easter Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Paper-Mache-Easter-Bunny/
Paint Paper Mache Easter Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/P21Q/HX8HNSHC/FD7P21QHX8HNSHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/P21Q/HX8HNSHC/FD7P21QHX8HNSHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/P21Q/HX8HNSHC/FD7P21QHX8HNSHC.SMALL.jpg webcraft In this instructable you will be painting a paper mache Easter bunny.You will need:- paper mache easter bunny,- acrylic paint,- paint brush,- old newspapers. Add the first coat of paint Paint the bunny from top to bottom and leave it to dry on old newspapers overnight. Paint the bottom of the b...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 22:39:45 PDT
Getting Stoned http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Stoned/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:50:15 PDT
How to PlastiDip Your Car's Rims Matte Black Without Tire Removal! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-PlastiDip-Your-Cars-Rims-Matte-Black/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 01:05:48 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
Painted Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Spoons/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:26:41 PDT
Bleach Dyed And Painted Tee Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Dyed-And-Painted-Tee-Shirts/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 13:49:47 PDT
Spray Printed Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Printed-Fabric/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 15:00:35 PDT
Swirly Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirly-Buttons/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 11:44:49 PDT
Glue Gun Dragon Claw Pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-Gun-Dragon-Claw-Pendants/
Glue Gun Dragon Claw Pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MX8E/HVQWF5L9/FK9MX8EHVQWF5L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MX8E/HVQWF5L9/FK9MX8EHVQWF5L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MX8E/HVQWF5L9/FK9MX8EHVQWF5L9.SMALL.jpg dragonslug these pendants are easy, expect for not burning yourself if you uncoordinated like me. Please be careful but have fun. I apologize in advance for the poor pictures.WARNING hot glue guns are HOT and you could burn your self. I take no responsibility for any burns and if necessary get an adult to to...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 11:47:42 PDT
DIY Jewelry Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jewelry-Hanger-1/
DIY Jewelry Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/N6GF/HVPEL0IW/F9QN6GFHVPEL0IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/N6GF/HVPEL0IW/F9QN6GFHVPEL0IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/N6GF/HVPEL0IW/F9QN6GFHVPEL0IW.SMALL.jpg Preval How do you keep your necklaces organized? On A DIY jewelry hanger, that's how! This project is super simple and affordable. What You'll Need Everything you'll need for this project, except the wooden hanger, can be purchased at your local hardware store. Easy peasy!Wooden hanger17 cup hooks Awl P...
By: Preval

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Tue, 27 May 2014 11:10:22 PDT
Custom Spray Painted Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Spray-Painted-Sign/
Custom Spray Painted Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DTF0/HVPEKZXN/FPYDTF0HVPEKZXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DTF0/HVPEKZXN/FPYDTF0HVPEKZXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/DTF0/HVPEKZXN/FPYDTF0HVPEKZXN.SMALL.jpg Preval If you don't have a steady hand, but you love the look of a hand painted sign, you're in luck. All you need are letter stencils and the Preval Sprayer. What You'll Need Rectangular piece of woodCutting tools, including an exacto knife Self-healing mat Acrylic paint Cardstock or Manila Folders P...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 10:56:12 PDT
Mini Easel Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Easel-Necklace/
Mini Easel Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/17MT/HVJDY19G/FO517MTHVJDY19G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/17MT/HVJDY19G/FO517MTHVJDY19G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/17MT/HVJDY19G/FO517MTHVJDY19G.SMALL.jpg e9b9hoy1 This is a mini easel necklace it is so easy that it'll probably only take 10 minutes. Materials Balsa woodWhite cardboard Super glueWireChain The Easel Part I used a thin balsa wood from Micheals, and cut four 1 1/2 inch pieces outGlue three together to make it stand up on it's ownGlue the oth...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 23:54:32 PDT
Polymer Clay Ball of Mystery Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Ball-of-Mystery-Pendant/
Polymer Clay Ball of Mystery Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/17L4/HVDU26GN/F6717L4HVDU26GN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/17L4/HVDU26GN/F6717L4HVDU26GN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/17L4/HVDU26GN/F6717L4HVDU26GN.SMALL.jpg Nadflick So I saw that Instructables had a jewelry contest going on. So I wanted to enter and I was thinking of what I could do, then I remembered this. I kind of was putting this off for a while but the deadline was coming up fast so I finally got myself to do it so, enjoy. *Also I need name suggestions, I'...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 16:11:48 PDT
Turn a Photo into a Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Photo-into-a-Painting/
Turn a Photo into a Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/XJ6Q/HV3QBPUU/FIHXJ6QHV3QBPUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/XJ6Q/HV3QBPUU/FIHXJ6QHV3QBPUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/XJ6Q/HV3QBPUU/FIHXJ6QHV3QBPUU.SMALL.jpg The Steph Show In this video I'm going to show you how to turn a photograph into an oil painting portrait - unfortunately I kind of mess up the painting that I'm using as an example and to be honest I'm completely embarrassed by it, but I have had better success using this method in the past so I thought I would s...
By: The Steph Show

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Wed, 14 May 2014 13:49:21 PDT
Clothespin Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothespin-Planter/
Clothespin Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/Q4UO/HV3ZNIM9/F52Q4UOHV3ZNIM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/Q4UO/HV3ZNIM9/F52Q4UOHV3ZNIM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/Q4UO/HV3ZNIM9/F52Q4UOHV3ZNIM9.SMALL.jpg Preval This clothespin planter is cute as a button, easy to make and inexpensive. It's the perfect display for a colorful cactus bloom, small succulents or any petite plant of your choice. Gather Your Supplies All you need to complete this quick project are simple household items and the ever affordabl...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 12:08:07 PDT
DIY Paintbrush Holder Can http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paintbrush-Holder-Can/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:45:32 PDT
Faux Mosaic; match flowerpots to mosaic wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Mosaic-match-flowerpots-to-mosaic-wall/
Faux Mosaic; match flowerpots to mosaic wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HSWD/HUQIF4OX/FWZHSWDHUQIF4OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HSWD/HUQIF4OX/FWZHSWDHUQIF4OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HSWD/HUQIF4OX/FWZHSWDHUQIF4OX.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge A simple paint technique with great result, and lots of possibilities to vary on the theme.I wanted a flowerpot against the facade of my house, matching the mosaic the previous house owner glued to the wall. As you can see the mosaic tiles are dark blue, and there aren't many blue flowerpots. So I b...
By: Ruud van Koningsbrugge

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Sat, 3 May 2014 02:20:10 PDT
Laser Etched Spiderman & Batman Cardboard Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Spiderman-Batman-Cardboard-Art/
Laser Etched Spiderman & Batman Cardboard Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/H6KF/HUDEOVAQ/F03H6KFHUDEOVAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/H6KF/HUDEOVAQ/F03H6KFHUDEOVAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/H6KF/HUDEOVAQ/F03H6KFHUDEOVAQ.SMALL.jpg bbaca2 I wanted to experiment with etching cardboard with the Laser Cutter at Techshop so I decide to use Spidey and Batman as test subjects. Vector file I created the vector file from scratch in Illustrator for this project. I double checked my fill and stroke settings before etching and cutting. E...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:47 PDT
How to Make Thermochromic Ink http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Thermochromic-Ink/
How to Make Thermochromic Ink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5HNG/HUBWN7JU/FEO5HNGHUBWN7JU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5HNG/HUBWN7JU/FEO5HNGHUBWN7JU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5HNG/HUBWN7JU/FEO5HNGHUBWN7JU.SMALL.jpg 10010048 Are you tired of the same old boring colors on all your t-shirts? Do you think glow-in-the dark ink has just lost it shine? Well if you answered yes to either of these, or in my case both, thermochromic ink is the thing for you. Thermochromic ink is paint that changes color when it is heated. You ca...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:11:14 PDT
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Ingredient-Edible-Finger-Paints/
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:56:04 PDT
Superhero Freezer Paper Stenciled Drawstring Backpacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Freezer-Paper-Stenciled-Drawstring-Backp/
Superhero Freezer Paper Stenciled Drawstring Backpacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco These backpacks are great for school, field trips, running errands with mom and dad, roadtrips and any time your little superhero needs to carry around their most important stuff for doing super things. Let's Get Started! Shopping list: Drawstring Backpacks (We pre-dyed with Bread Bag Technique...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:59:45 PDT
Paint on Pants? Put more! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-on-Pants-Put-more/
Paint on Pants? Put more! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/JL5U/HTZY4L8B/F5VJL5UHTZY4L8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/JL5U/HTZY4L8B/F5VJL5UHTZY4L8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/JL5U/HTZY4L8B/F5VJL5UHTZY4L8B.SMALL.jpg shyanna05 Have you ever accidentally dripped or splattered paint on your pants?Unfortunately, I get lots of paint on my pants, and my favorite pair of red pants are splattered with black, white, and orange paint! OH NO!So how did I decide to make my pants look less like a pair of home-improvement disaster pan...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:59:10 PDT
Paint Chunk Pendant – Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Chunk-Pendant-Necklace/
Paint Chunk Pendant – Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7SVX/HTTMXPWE/F397SVXHTTMXPWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7SVX/HTTMXPWE/F397SVXHTTMXPWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7SVX/HTTMXPWE/F397SVXHTTMXPWE.SMALL.jpg Fikjast Scott Living in Michigan - there are lots of automotive manufacturing plants. The car painting process leaves deposits of paint on the floor and equipment. These deposits have layers upon layers of paint. These layers build up and must be cleaned out of the paint areas. I believe they are chipped out wh...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:18:35 PDT
How to paint stripes, gingham and tartan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-stripes-gingham-and-tartan/
How to paint stripes, gingham and tartan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GDCZ/HTQN6T1T/FZAGDCZHTQN6T1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GDCZ/HTQN6T1T/FZAGDCZHTQN6T1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GDCZ/HTQN6T1T/FZAGDCZHTQN6T1T.SMALL.jpg Infinite Crafts Wooden letters are a great way to personalise a bedroom. They come in all different sizes for doors and wall. This Instructable shows you how stripes, gingham and tartan are easy to paint and are an effective way of coordinating your colour scheme with your accessories. What you need Wooden Le...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 06:43:19 PDT
DIY Chalk-Board Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chalk-Board-Paint/
DIY Chalk-Board Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WIK5/HTOUDHN3/FNQWIK5HTOUDHN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WIK5/HTOUDHN3/FNQWIK5HTOUDHN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WIK5/HTOUDHN3/FNQWIK5HTOUDHN3.SMALL.jpg marymetwice With 2-3 simple materials, you can create your own paint on which you can paint whatever you want. Then you will be able to draw with chalk and wipe it of with a wet sponge.   Gather Your Materials To make this chalkboard paint, you will need any waterproof paint, a bit of tile grout and brushes ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 03:03:58 PDT
Creating a personalized white T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-personalized-white-T-shirt/
Creating a personalized white T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/38M2/HTNO7E5H/F9I38M2HTNO7E5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/38M2/HTNO7E5H/F9I38M2HTNO7E5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/38M2/HTNO7E5H/F9I38M2HTNO7E5H.SMALL.jpg behappyguy77 Hello everyone and welcome to this tutorial. Here you will learn how to create personalized designs for white t-shirts. Just follow these steps with the materials listed below. They show the process of making a design consisting of mainly text, however, when you are creating your own design you can ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 14:18:49 PDT
Design your own T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-T-shirt-1/
Design your own T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/K0GB/HTOQ8LDK/FNNK0GBHTOQ8LDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/K0GB/HTOQ8LDK/FNNK0GBHTOQ8LDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/K0GB/HTOQ8LDK/FNNK0GBHTOQ8LDK.SMALL.jpg sophlovie Hello and welcome to this tutorial! You will hopefully clear your head here and uncover your creative mind. In a step-by-step manner you will learn how to design your own T-shirts by using your own designs or ones that already exist or ones that already exist elsewhere. There are no guidelines or re...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 13:13:39 PDT