Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:56:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Play with your veggies...and eat them too! http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-with-your-veggiesand-eat-them-too/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:58:27 PDT
Doctor Who-TARDIS notebook cover (2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-TARDIS-notebook-cover/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:22:18 PDT
Aquarium LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-LED-Bar/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:28:56 PDT
Wire Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Bicycle/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:43:38 PDT
Separating Colors: DIY Instructables Robot Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Separating-Colors-DIY-Instructables-Robot-Shirt/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:00:27 PDT
How To Draw A Swallow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Draw-A-Swallow/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:52:26 PDT
How to Make a Paper Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paper-Collage/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 17:58:40 PDT
Personal Drone System (Me and My Predator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Drone-System-Me-and-My-Predator/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 16:26:16 PDT
Flat-pack Light Play Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-pack-Light-Play-Box/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 19:11:23 PDT
Instructables Robot GIANT PAPERCRAFT http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-GIANT-PAPERCRAFT/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:20:22 PDT
Advanced Millefiori Techniques for Polymer Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Mellefiori-Techniques-for-Polymer-Clay/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:12:04 PDT
TXT ME http://www.instructables.com/id/TXT-ME/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:06:02 PDT
Pulsing fluidic heart micropump http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluidic-heart-micropump/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:29:35 PDT
Making a sand cast bronze sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-sand-cast-bronze-sculpture/
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:28:09 PDT
Horizons: Site-specific Perspectival Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Horizons-Site-specific-Perspectival-Art-Installati/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:32:25 PDT
Nature Watercolour Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Watercolour-Paint/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:19 PDT
TEMPERA PAINT http://www.instructables.com/id/TEMPRA-PAINT-Hidden-Images/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:08:05 PDT
Safari Silhouette Window Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Safari-Silhouette-Window-Hanging/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:09:25 PDT
Musical Floppy Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Floppy-Drives/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 07:43:04 PDT
Paint a Galaxy in 30 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Galaxy-in-30-Minutes/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:09:16 PDT
Electromechanical Insect or Flapping Oscillator http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromechanical-Insect-or-Flapping-Oscillator/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:57:50 PDT
Spin Art Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Art-Machine/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:23:12 PDT
Face 3D Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Art/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:43:06 PDT
Making Designer Toys Part II (better molds) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Designer-Toys-Part-II-better-molds/
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 16:51:31 PST
Solar theremin with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-theremin-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 02:20:36 PDT
Engraved Acrylic with LED Lights at MauiMakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Engraved-Acrylic-with-LED-Lights-at-MauiMakers/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:25:57 PDT
How To Paint Comic Characters on Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Comic-Characters-on-Rocks/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:00:14 PDT
Stain Glass Surfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Glass-Surfboard/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:04:24 PDT
Light Play Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Play-Set/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:09:34 PDT
2 LEGO Journals - Coptic Bookbinding http://www.instructables.com/id/2-LEGO-Journals/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:52:15 PDT
Fofoque-me: Vox Populi -- a motorized public opinion system http://www.instructables.com/id/Fofoque-me-Vox-Populi-a-motorized-public-opinion-s/
Fofoque-me: Vox Populi -- a motorized public opinion system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan Based on some previous work we’ve done with megaphones in public spaces, me and my associate, Radamés Ajna, were invited to participate in an exhibition called Multitude, curated by Lucas Bambozzi and Andrea Caruso Saturnino. The exhibition was based on the writings of Antonio Negri and Michael Hard...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 03:25:13 PDT
Duplex Frames For Your Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Duplex-Frames-For-Your-Artwork/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:06:04 PDT
How to make a Latex Mermaid Tail http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Latex-Mermaid-Tail/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 08:50:55 PDT
Making BIG lego Darth Vader http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-BIG-lego-Darth-Vader/
Making BIG lego Darth Vader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/YIA4/HY8INQ40/FCBYIA4HY8INQ40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/YIA4/HY8INQ40/FCBYIA4HY8INQ40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/YIA4/HY8INQ40/FCBYIA4HY8INQ40.SMALL.jpg bobes360 First of all I have to say : THIS IS NOT MY IDEA. The idea comes from this guy http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Lego-Darth-Vader/.I thought it looks awesome and I decided to make it. Mine is a bit smaller about 26 cm. But for me he has it complicated so I thought about making it on my own and I...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:50:53 PDT
How to Draw Rendering: For Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-Rendering-For-Makers/
How to Draw Rendering: For Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/BG8J/HWXKC42R/FL2BG8JHWXKC42R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/BG8J/HWXKC42R/FL2BG8JHWXKC42R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/BG8J/HWXKC42R/FL2BG8JHWXKC42R.SMALL.jpg rlciavar This instructable will cover the basics of adding shadows and dimension to drawings as well as some basic rendering techniques.The previous Instructables in this series covered the basics of selecting drawing tools, drawing posture, making a straight line, and drawing in 2-point perspective.Here are...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:21:31 PDT
ferromagnetic fluid http://www.instructables.com/id/ferromagnetic-fluid/
ferromagnetic fluid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Magnetic silly putty was pretty awesome, but it's time to take it to the next level with ferromagnetic fluid! Making your own ferromagnetic fluid (ferrofluid) is super easy, and it uses the same easy to get black iron oxide powder as the magnetic putty. The best thing about ferromagnetic fluid ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:40:46 PDT
How to Draw Constructing: For Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-Constructing-For-Makers/
How to Draw Constructing: For Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/4MAA/HWXKDR5D/FID4MAAHWXKDR5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/4MAA/HWXKDR5D/FID4MAAHWXKDR5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/4MAA/HWXKDR5D/FID4MAAHWXKDR5D.SMALL.jpg rlciavar This instructable will cover the basics of manipulating shapes to construct complex figures, "building" your drawing, and seeing through form. If you have not done so already I HIGHLY suggest looking through my earlier drawing Instructables before moving on.The previous Instructables in this series ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:12:46 PDT
Retro Camper Hoop Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Camper-Hoop-Art/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:23:50 PDT
Everything I Know About Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Everything-I-Know-About-Stencils/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:21:12 PDT
Day of the Dead Bear Skull Vanitas Encaustic Beeswax Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Day-of-the-Dead-Bear-Skull-Vanitas-Encaustic-Beesw/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:16:00 PDT
Beard to Paint Brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Beard-to-Paint-Brush/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:41:30 PDT
Small Vinyl Records From CDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Vinyl-Records-From-CDs/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:26:35 PDT
Making RetroTech: A Steampunk / Clock / Gear Font http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-The-RetroTech-Font-A-SteamPunkClockGear-Fon/
Making RetroTech: A Steampunk / Clock / Gear Font - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/EO0G/HXWOU4GY/FLTEO0GHXWOU4GY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/EO0G/HXWOU4GY/FLTEO0GHXWOU4GY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/EO0G/HXWOU4GY/FLTEO0GHXWOU4GY.SMALL.jpg tcolson Want to add a RetroTech feel to your laser engraving or graphic work? Read on!I do a lot of laser engraving on the Epilog laser engraver/cutters at TechShop SJ (three 60W lasers!) and I like to use display fonts that aren't boring on one hand but aren't too fussy to engrave well on the other. I also...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:20:16 PDT
Garbage Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-Collage/
Garbage Collage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/NSK5/HXWUWWE0/FY0NSK5HXWUWWE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/NSK5/HXWUWWE0/FY0NSK5HXWUWWE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/NSK5/HXWUWWE0/FY0NSK5HXWUWWE0.SMALL.jpg operate Turn old record jackets you found in a junk pile on the side of the street into a collage for your wall, a fun game with your friends, a halloween costume or a vase of faces. Also, if the record is not damaged, you like the artist and you have a record player - don't trash the record sleeve and you...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:55:54 PDT
Concrete Egg Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Egg-Stand/
Concrete Egg Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8BC8/HXLMR14R/FZ78BC8HXLMR14R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8BC8/HXLMR14R/FZ78BC8HXLMR14R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/8BC8/HXLMR14R/FZ78BC8HXLMR14R.SMALL.jpg 786Ayesha This is my first ever concrete project.I have no previous experience working with concrete.Some how I was determined to try out some thing for my kitchen.But what? What can I do?So I started exploring my kitchen wondering if I could get some idea. Then all of a sudden I spotted my egg tray in the ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:57:53 PDT
Comic Book Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Shoes/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:17:11 PDT
Don’t Upset Kitty! (LittleBits Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Upset-Kitty-LittleBits-Project/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:32:55 PDT
Dinosaur Serving Dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Serving-Dish/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:15:42 PDT
Makng a concrete gecko (7.5m ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Makng-a-concrete-gecko-75m-/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:17:43 PDT
Bluetooth/Gyroscope/Accelerometer controlled Lightball (with individual adjustable leds in each side) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightball/
Bluetooth/Gyroscope/Accelerometer controlled Lightball (with individual adjustable leds in each side) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/XEBA/HXMKPLFC/FOAXEBAHXMKPLFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/XEBA/HXMKPLFC/FOAXEBAHXMKPLFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/XEBA/HXMKPLFC/FOAXEBAHXMKPLFC.SMALL.jpg janth Finally (nearly topically) i made my personal lightball.(A.k.a.: Another day in the FabLab Aachen)Each side is enlighted individually with an intelligent LED (WS2812b, on a small breadboard) behind. A micro-controller (MSP430G2553, PDIP.) can use a gyroscope/accelerometer (MPU6050, GY-521 module) to...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:38:50 PDT