Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:17:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 MultiFunction Twister Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiFunction-Twister-Wire/
MultiFunction Twister Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/RCM6/I7RGEIAW/FF5RCM6I7RGEIAW.SMALL.jpg chienline Twister wire, commonly called cable twister in the market, comes with many designs and mostly used to group or tidy up a bunch of long cables. Here I want to show you how to make one er.. many of them and show you how I use them as helpful tools in my life. Materials Motorcycle Candy Colors Fuel ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:58:42 PDT
DIY Smartphone "Super" Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Super-Macro-Lens/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:15:45 PDT
Turn Gift Wrapping Paper into Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Gift-Wrapping-Paper-into-Wall-Art/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:33:00 PDT
The glowing egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Why-only-one-color/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:49:12 PDT
Audio Junkbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Junkbot/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:47:12 PDT
Cast Aluminum iPhone Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Aluminum-iPhone-Chain/
Cast Aluminum iPhone Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/X0NN/I7KB8RQZ/F6KX0NNI7KB8RQZ.SMALL.jpg yueshi I have always want to make a custom iPhone case, the plastic ones are too easy to break, there are other wooden, laser etched case but there were not impressive. So i decided to make an over-the-top sometimes impractical cast aluminum iphone case.the Lion head case was inspired by door knockers that...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 03:55:59 PDT
Scarab Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Scarab-Speaker/
Scarab Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/69SS/I7D5VSYN/FOG69SSI7D5VSYN.SMALL.jpg yueshi Scarab Speaker is part of the Egyptian inspired speaker series. I have posted the Anubis Speaker last month. http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Anubis-Ar..."Scarab represents a significant body of ancient art. it is the symbol of the Egyptian god Khepri, amulets in the form of scarab beetles h...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:26:42 PDT
Flash Drive Steampunk style! http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Drive-Steampunk-style/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 04:25:12 PDT
Codeable Bracelet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Codeable-Bracelet/
Codeable Bracelet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/D1W8/I74ND2B7/FEXD1W8I74ND2B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/D1W8/I74ND2B7/FEXD1W8I74ND2B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/D1W8/I74ND2B7/FEXD1W8I74ND2B7.SMALL.jpg fablabbaltimore This bracelet design is generated by Processing and has blocks of code that can be commented in and out to change its appearance. Click and drag to draw designs in the bracelet! Pressing 'a' saves a file ready for the Universal Laser Cutter. Processing You will need to download Processing at http...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:18:27 PDT
Printing onto Fabric at Home - Mount Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-onto-Fabric-at-Home-Mount-Spray/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 07:59:47 PDT
Make a Pressure Sensor for Wearables! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pressure-Sensor-for-Wearables/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 15:52:19 PST
Spin Art Machine Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Art-Machine-Kit/
Spin Art Machine Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/BAFH/I6W2UWWK/F11BAFHI6W2UWWK.SMALL.jpg tatiang Overview: A Spin Art machine allows you to spin a piece of paper very quickly and drop different colored paint onto it to create a splatter effect. This project uses a laser-cut kit I designed as well as basic electronics components. Goal: Students are able to build a battery-powered Spin Art machi...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 00:07:31 PST
Free Dobby Sock Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Dobby-Sock-Hanger/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:32:26 PST
T-rex trophy heat lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/T-rex-trophy-heat-lamp/
T-rex trophy heat lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LY7Z/I6RSXHR4/FVSLY7ZI6RSXHR4.SMALL.jpg yueshi The T-rex Trophy Heat lamp was a project I did back in 2013. The concept is to make a hunters trophy without killing any animals. I have thought about rhinoceros or water buffalo because of the horn features on these animals. Eventually, I decided to do a T-rex head, It was one of the most bad ass c...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:59:12 PST
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Machining-on-the-DMS-CNC-Router/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:38:50 PST
LED Backlight TV Trigger http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Backlight-TV-Trigger/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:05:33 PST
Folded Book Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Folded-Book-Art-1/
Folded Book Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/25OV/I6RSNBE2/FSC25OVI6RSNBE2.SMALL.jpg SMcCrocklin Create various shapes or letters using old books. Get a book Any book will work, but a hardcover will stand up better. Pages Bend the pages so it doubles in size Drawing While the pages are bent over, draw your design (Solid shapes work best, or a "bubbled" letter). Is this right? When t...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:51:35 PST
Galaxy Spray Paint Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Spray-Paint-Art/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 22:14:00 PST
Telescope Observatory Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescope-Observatory-Conversion/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:30:23 PST
3D Laser Cut Framed Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Laser-Cut-Framed-Painting/
3D Laser Cut Framed Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/909Y/I6SNUNAV/F1K909YI6SNUNAV.SMALL.jpg marinelaArt Hi again all!!!As promised in my first Instructable "Laser Cut Fine Art" it's time to share my new idea. I couldn't wait for this one.I really like laser cutters, and I'm always looking for other ways how I can incorporate them with my art without spending a lot of additional time and effort. For th...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:56:33 PST
Home made electric glass fusing kiln http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-electric-glass-fusing-kiln/
Home made electric glass fusing kiln - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DQ8W/I6OXI8JX/FF9DQ8WI6OXI8JX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DQ8W/I6OXI8JX/FF9DQ8WI6OXI8JX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DQ8W/I6OXI8JX/FF9DQ8WI6OXI8JX.SMALL.jpg dtrewren Good evening anyone interested,My name is Dave and I am from Bristol in the UK. Before Christmas I was out shopping in a market with my daughter Ava (8 yrs old) when she spotted some fused glass jewellery on a stand. Ava thought it was fantastic and immediately wanted to know if it was possible fo...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:44:30 PST
Memories Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Memory-Frame/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:10:21 PST
Metal Rubber Duck http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Rubber-Duck/
Metal Rubber Duck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/03A0/I6HSKWHV/FJP03A0I6HSKWHV.SMALL.jpg yueshi Metal Duck is a metal sculpture I made back in 2013. During my first semester I experimented with metal works. My intention is to build a sculpture with simple materials used for construction purposes. The Metal duck is a funny tribute to giant Rubber Duck floating sculptures designed by Dutch arti...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:01:36 PST
3D or Integral Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-or-Integral-Painting/
3D or Integral Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/FSXC/I6H7FX93/FHOFSXCI6H7FX93.SMALL.gif all_thumbs You are probably familiar with those thick postcards which look different depending on the viewing angle, allowing them to be autostereoscopic, display different phases of some action, or simply display different pictures. They can usually be found in the souvenir stores of art or science museums. ...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:01:11 PST
3D Collaborative portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Collaborative-portraits/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 21:55:59 PST
Lasercut Tree Ring Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Tree-Ring-Coasters/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:39:53 PST
Flag Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Flag-Book/
Flag Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/Y08T/I6DHZNV3/F9VY08TI6DHZNV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/Y08T/I6DHZNV3/F9VY08TI6DHZNV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/Y08T/I6DHZNV3/F9VY08TI6DHZNV3.SMALL.jpg michellewilson A flag book is a type of sculptural artist book invented by Hedi Kyle. It is based on a simple accordion book, in which papers are glued to the sides of the accordion. These papers stick out like flags, hence the name. Examples of artists who have used this structure can be viewed here. Not only is ...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:17:37 PST
Touch-Sensitive Musical Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Sensitive-Musical-Painting/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:49:20 PST
Mermaid http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-2/
Mermaid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/81D7/I6C2KERP/F3X81D7I6C2KERP.SMALL.jpg sandrartes Little mermaid under the sea Little mermaid under the sea, made with polymer clay Materials used in this project:- Polymer clay (Fimo) - Aluminium foil - Aluminium wire (1 mm) - Toothpick Little coral reef Starting with a polymer clay base and aluminium foil as structureNext, adding texture t...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:38:08 PST
Lemon Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemon-Soap/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:56:40 PST
Finishing and Detailing a Sculpey (Polymer Clay) Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Finishing-and-Detailing-a-Sculpey-Polymer-Clay-Scu/
Finishing and Detailing a Sculpey (Polymer Clay) Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/9Q3K/I6B1R947/F6W9Q3KI6B1R947.SMALL.jpg jdalva Sculpey is a great medium to sculpt with, especially for smaller sculptures that require a lot of detail and/or need an armature to support extremities or to create movement in a piece. Here I will go through the steps I use for the final details of a sculpture and the tools I use to do so. This scu...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:08:39 PST
Paper Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Speakers-1/
Paper Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/O6QY/I6AVNUTK/FACO6QYI6AVNUTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/O6QY/I6AVNUTK/FACO6QYI6AVNUTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/O6QY/I6AVNUTK/FACO6QYI6AVNUTK.SMALL.jpg Jess Rowland This project explores the technical, design, and aesthetic possibilities of 2-D, flexible audio speaker technology. The premise underlying this exploration is the idea that sound can be thought of as a physically immediate, transparent and embodied material. The end goal for me is the use of this...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:13:20 PST
Pixel Art: A Beginner's Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Art-A-Beginners-Guide/
Pixel Art: A Beginner's Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/6333/I6A7MZAY/F0Z6333I6A7MZAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/6333/I6A7MZAY/F0Z6333I6A7MZAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/6333/I6A7MZAY/F0Z6333I6A7MZAY.SMALL.jpg JacobK9 This is a beginner’s guide to pixel art. In this tutorial, I’ll be demonstrating some basic pixel art techniques, as well as methods of making the pixel art process easier and more efficient. This guide should be helpful to both those who have previous art experience and those who don’t. While we’ll...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 23:42:56 PST
How to Make a Mosaic For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Mosaic-For-Beginners/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:17:59 PST
Mixing Plaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Mixing-Plaster/
Mixing Plaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/RMAG/I69D8MN2/FQDRMAGI69D8MN2.SMALL.jpg Eckert The following method for mixing plaster was shown to me by a sculptor who regularly carves large stones in Italy. Apparently this is the method used by Italian stone carvers when they mix plaster to temporarily securing large blocks of stone. Regardless of it’s origins, I have used this method for...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:46:12 PST
Handmade Anubis Art Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Anubis-Art-Speaker/
Handmade Anubis Art Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/MKZ2/I66CWJJ3/FZXMKZ2I66CWJJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/MKZ2/I66CWJJ3/FZXMKZ2I66CWJJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/MKZ2/I66CWJJ3/FZXMKZ2I66CWJJ3.SMALL.jpg yueshi Anubis Artspeaker is an art project I did during my 1st year graduate study in San Francisco Art Institute.The concept is to create a product like sculpture that can be functional and aesthetic innovated. I was drawn by boombox and hip hop culture since I was a teenager, so i decide to make a unique...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 20:05:38 PST
Winter Surf Competition without an Ocean! http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Surf-Competition-without-an-Ocean/
Winter Surf Competition without an Ocean! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K0GT/I63EXOD4/FE6K0GTI63EXOD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K0GT/I63EXOD4/FE6K0GTI63EXOD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/K0GT/I63EXOD4/FE6K0GTI63EXOD4.SMALL.jpg timsullivanart Do you want to bring a sunny California surf competition to a cold wintery place like Wisconsin or Warsaw in the dead of December? Well here is one that I brought to Galway Ireland. Get or make a surfboard and a prize/trophy You need a surf board or surfboard looking object. Buy a trophy or get...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:19:29 PST
Copper Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Rose/
Copper Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ODQC/HPT698UV/F5GODQCHPT698UV.SMALL.jpg vbow         The copper rose is an easy, affordable project that requires minimal time or tools to make.           I have always wanted to learn how to work with metal but never really had the tools or the time to practice making anything. So, when I finally found a project that is cheap, easy to make, a...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:58:01 PST
Jar Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Lantern/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 07:50:23 PST
Simple 'Biking Figure' kinetic sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Biking-Figure-kinetic-sculpture/
Simple 'Biking Figure' kinetic sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZBKV/I60003IA/FHWZBKVI60003IA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZBKV/I60003IA/FHWZBKVI60003IA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/ZBKV/I60003IA/FHWZBKVI60003IA.SMALL.jpg gfish I was asked to make a kinetic sculpture for a bike appreciation event. The plan was to make a plywood cutout of a human figure, which would be mounted on a bike with the feet affixed to the pedals. This way when the pedals were spun, the figure would move as if it was pedalling.Unfortunately the eve...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 21:59:30 PST
Light-Up Felt Menorah with Chibitronics Circuit Sticker (Proof of Concept) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Felt-Menorah-with-Chibitronics-Circuit-St/
Light-Up Felt Menorah with Chibitronics Circuit Sticker (Proof of Concept) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/UOZ2/I50CU7SL/FUIUOZ2I50CU7SL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/UOZ2/I50CU7SL/FUIUOZ2I50CU7SL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/UOZ2/I50CU7SL/FUIUOZ2I50CU7SL.SMALL.jpg KathyCeceri Every year in late fall, during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah (or Chanukah), families gather around the menorah to light the holiday candles. I decided to see if I could create a Light-Up Felt Menorah with LEDs that flickered just like real candles using the Chibitronics Circuit Stickers from an In...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 22:28:22 PST
Rings and Rings ( A Windchime made from used engine parts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rings-and-Rings-A-Windchime-made-from-used-engine-/
Rings and Rings ( A Windchime made from used engine parts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/4V81/I5THYHCP/FDB4V81I5THYHCP.SMALL.jpg Homepwner This Instructable will show you how to make a Wind Chime that is just as annoying (or beautiful) as any Wind chime you've ever heard. I found it hard to categorize this build. It could fall under workshop, Technology, Cars, recycling etc. etc. BUT I want to enter this into the "RINGS" contest. I mad...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 00:33:30 PST
FAKE ACCESS PANEL http://www.instructables.com/id/FAKE-ACCESS-PANEL/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:16:13 PST
How to paint with blueberries! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-with-blueberries/
How to paint with blueberries! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/QQ3O/I5GN1RWJ/FE0QQ3OI5GN1RWJ.SMALL.jpg Uffe Way way back in in the day when i was just a young lad in my early 30's i was going through an experimental phase...Ok not really that far back, it was in the year of 2011 and I was experimenting with making my own paints from common things found in nature. In Finland where i live our forests are fu...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:33:03 PST
Laser Cut Fine Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Fine-Art/
Laser Cut Fine Art! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/RE64/I5BRWQSY/F1WRE64I5BRWQSY.SMALL.jpg marinelaArt Hi all!!This is my first Instructable, and hopefully one of many more in the future!Lets start.In this Instructable I would like to show you how easy is to create some unique Art, art that involves wood and can be hanged on a wall just like any other painting.Wood is such a great material, and we ha...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:01:02 PST
The Pandorica Opens painting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pandorica-Opens-painting/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 14:10:55 PST
3D Buildings on grid paper! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Buildings-on-grid-paper/
3D Buildings on grid paper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/LSJN/I5B5OVEW/FR4LSJNI5B5OVEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/LSJN/I5B5OVEW/FR4LSJNI5B5OVEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/LSJN/I5B5OVEW/FR4LSJNI5B5OVEW.SMALL.jpg knexinventions 49 Hey guys! I'm back, doing my first post in a while: a tutorial on something cool to do on graph paper. You draw 3D models of buildings and stuff, and I think it's sorta a fun thing to do when bored. This instuctable might be more of a concept than a step by step, but it's still basic. Enjoy! Stuff...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:37:24 PST
steampunk telephone stand. http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-telephone-stand/
steampunk telephone stand. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SMALL.jpg Sleutel13 steampunkish cell phonestand. the base As i am cheap i didnt want to pay for the little bit of wood i am using. So i drove around the industrial estate here in my town. And found a nice piece of wood just on the ground somewhere. After a quick clean and polish it looked like this. i like the used...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:47:34 PST
Glowing metal space fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-metal-space-fossil/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:12:57 PST
Canvas Wall Art (With A Geek Twist) http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-Wall-Art-With-A-Geek-Twist/
Canvas Wall Art (With A Geek Twist) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/Q5JM/I55MX9NH/FROQ5JMI55MX9NH.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture An easy way to make custom canvas wall art, with a geek twist! (yay fan art!)I love getting inspired and unleashing my geeky side whenever possible and putting these images on canvas's was a fun and elegant way of displaying them! And now I get to enjoy some of my all time favorites everyday! : )Thi...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST