Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:31:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 LED Paper Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Paper-Chandelier/
LED Paper Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SMALL.jpg denahemerson Anthro Envy /,anTHrō 'envē/ (n): the active coveting of all things AnthroListen, we've all been there. We've all walked into Anthro and gone weak in the knees contemplating how all their gorgeous items would look in our living spaces. We've meandered over, timidly grasped hold of the price tag, take...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:18:00 PDT
Spooky Interactive Projections! http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Interactive-Projections/
Spooky Interactive Projections! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FOBX/I1CJS0AO/FIOFOBXI1CJS0AO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FOBX/I1CJS0AO/FIOFOBXI1CJS0AO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/FOBX/I1CJS0AO/FIOFOBXI1CJS0AO.SMALL.jpg gigafide Halloween is around the corner and this year, I wanted to do a project somewhat unique: A live interactive projection using completely free software. With this set up, we will be able to trigger specific videos to play whenever someone enters or exits a custom specified zone. Alright, there's a lot...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:37:55 PDT
Imaginary Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Imaginary-Map/
Imaginary Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/QKYE/I1CC2NT4/FRSQKYEI1CC2NT4.SMALL.jpg YourFavTeach In this project, you will be introduced to the artist, Alison Murray Whittington who is known for her watercolor fantasy maps. You will learn parts of a map and use your imagination to create your own fantasy map. Watercolour wash Use a very diluted watercolour wash over the whole paper. This wil...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:38:51 PDT
Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Scale-Model-of-Historic-Building-Courthouse/
Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/V3LI/I1C3ZEDL/FNTV3LII1C3ZEDL.SMALL.jpg Creativeman This courthouse is located in Prineville, Oregon and has been in service since 1909. I grew up there in the 50's so was very familiar with the building. Being an artist, and a nostalgic one at that, it was a labor of love constructing this project! Incubate An Idea Over the years I would visit P...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:11:54 PDT
Wall Mural Painting (Fun or Profit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mural-Painting-Fun-or-Profit/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:27:37 PDT
Make Your OP-1 Into a Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/OP-1-Key-Cover/
Make Your OP-1 Into a Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/8ZR8/I1945E6W/FQU8ZR8I1945E6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/8ZR8/I1945E6W/FQU8ZR8I1945E6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/8ZR8/I1945E6W/FQU8ZR8I1945E6W.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger The OP-1 is a powerful synth and sampler. It’s also small and so well built that kids can safely play with it, mash the buttons, and have a blast. A favorite game among OP-1 parents is to sample kids singing, cut the sample into pieces, pitch shift it all over the keys, and have them create a cacoph...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:18:44 PDT
Hanging Mason Jar Gardens http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hanging-Gardens-of-Mason-Jars/
Hanging Mason Jar Gardens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/HMMK/I1569CVL/FCMHMMKI1569CVL.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft How To Create a Laser Cut Hanging Garden of Mason JarsMaterials :PlywoodMason JarsPlanting SoilPlants : Succulents, herbs, flowers... Tools :Laser Cutter Measure, Cut, Assemble Step 1 : Measure, Cut AssembleDetermine how many mason jars can fit in your targeted area. Then decide how many rows yo...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:33:47 PDT
Pulse sensing faceted heart lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulse-sensing-faceted-heart-lamp/
Pulse sensing faceted heart lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/KJN1/I1565JED/FYAKJN1I1565JED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/KJN1/I1565JED/FYAKJN1I1565JED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/KJN1/I1565JED/FYAKJN1I1565JED.SMALL.jpg Raitis First thoughts of making something similar came more than a year ago, when I couldn't decide what kind of birthday gift to make for my twin friends studying medicine. I hope that they will not see this ahead of time though, since the birthday is only in the beginning of December. I've almost forgott...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:54:43 PDT
memememe#selfie http://www.instructables.com/id/memememeselfie/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:50:46 PDT
Glowing Pandora Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Pandora-Flowers/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 14:24:57 PDT
Suspended Gel Faux-quarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Suspended-Gel-Faux-quarium/
Suspended Gel Faux-quarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WVSI/I155B9B7/F51WVSII155B9B7.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Remember those Wonder World toys? The ones where you would mix a packet of powder with some distilled water and get a small tank of gel. Then you'd take the little fish, mermaids, whales (or star wars ships, yeah, look it up) whatever, and suspend them in the gel. You could add or remove bubbles, mo...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 21:31:43 PDT
Dancing Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy. Actually dances! TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Dancing-Groot-from-Guardians-of-the-Galaxy-Ac/
Dancing Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy. Actually dances! TUTORIAL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/TLBQ/I10JLTI2/FO0TLBQI10JLTI2.SMALL.jpg Darren Carnall It was the summer and my Wife's Birthday was approaching, and like everybody else who saw (the brilliant) Guardians of the Galaxy... she had COMPLETELY fallen in love the baby dancing Groot from the end of the movie. I mean... who didn't??I knew what I had to do.... !! TO MY ART STUDIO!!!! Everyt...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 03:28:52 PDT
Fennel Gummi Cat Buddha http://www.instructables.com/id/Fennel-Gummi-Cat-Buddha/
Fennel Gummi Cat Buddha - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JNB6/I0VOYNRB/FWFJNB6I0VOYNRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JNB6/I0VOYNRB/FWFJNB6I0VOYNRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JNB6/I0VOYNRB/FWFJNB6I0VOYNRB.SMALL.jpg Loewen-yada The Cat Buddha - a ubiquitous novelty shop trinket, transcendental art object, and the inspiration for my favorite cerebral snack. I love gummi bears, maybe too much, and I tend to get an upset stomach when I over-indulge. Perhaps it's the sweetness or artificial flavors. That's where the fennel com...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 16:22:20 PDT
Give your house something to wear! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-house-into-a-cartoon/
Give your house something to wear! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SMALL.jpg Nick Nortier In this tutorial I will explain how to make your house into a giant character that will transform your neighborhood into a real life cartoon.I find it enjoyable to illustrate my lists, even if it involves stick figures and words that are misspelled for the sake of humor.Tools and Materials:CameraPri...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 14:38:42 PDT
T-shirt Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-Wall-Decoration/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:10:24 PDT
Backlit Iron Man Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Iron-Man-Poster/
Backlit Iron Man Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/L0PM/I0XOI69T/FMOL0PMI0XOI69T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/L0PM/I0XOI69T/FMOL0PMI0XOI69T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/L0PM/I0XOI69T/FMOL0PMI0XOI69T.SMALL.jpg goldlego Iron Man is one of the most iconic comic book super heroes of all time. He's has all the cool high-tech gadgets a hero could ask for including his suit, his Repulsor Beam, and various other high-tech equipment. So why not have a high-tech poster of him? Okay, its not really high-tech, but it does li...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:44:28 PDT
Blooming Zoetrope Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Blooming-Zoetrope-Sculptures/
Blooming Zoetrope Sculptures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/SIX2/I0R13WX1/FDOSIX2I0R13WX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/SIX2/I0R13WX1/FDOSIX2I0R13WX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/SIX2/I0R13WX1/FDOSIX2I0R13WX1.SMALL.jpg edmark This instructable demonstrates and explains a number of different sculptures I designed that animate when they are spun and lit by a strobe light (or are captured by a video camera with a very fast shutter speed). Let's look at a few examples:What you are viewing in each of the above videos is a sol...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:44:55 PDT
How to Make Oil Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Oil-Paint/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:06:29 PDT
Impressed Sugru Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Impressed-Sugru-Stamps/
Impressed Sugru Stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/29DZ/I0PKYNOU/FOE29DZI0PKYNOU.SMALL.jpg caitmcq For my mixed-media art, I like to use stamped patterns. I'm always looking for ways to create my own patterns and textures. Enter my local makerspace, Phoenix Asylum, and its Sugru Build Night! Materials 1. Sugru2. Bases for stamps (blocks and sturdy cardboard tube)3. Release (foamy soap)4. Vari...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:08:34 PDT
Cardboard Cafe http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cafe/
Cardboard Cafe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/UV6U/I0NOLY1G/FGTUV6UI0NOLY1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/UV6U/I0NOLY1G/FGTUV6UI0NOLY1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/UV6U/I0NOLY1G/FGTUV6UI0NOLY1G.SMALL.jpg Studio for Urban Projects The cardboard cafe is an outdoor installation made of entirely of corrugated cardboard, and at the end of it’s life will be recycled into a new product packaging. Fabrication techniques The cardboard cafe was built with a combination of digital and manual fabrication techniques. Many of the tool...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:24:53 PDT
Skin A 123D Make Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-A-123D-Make-Project/
Skin A 123D Make Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/N40X/I0HYQ9TN/FCGN40XI0HYQ9TN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/N40X/I0HYQ9TN/FCGN40XI0HYQ9TN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/N40X/I0HYQ9TN/FCGN40XI0HYQ9TN.SMALL.jpg delappe 123D Make is rather awesome, I agree. The projects created with this process are truly amazing. For this project however, I set out with to see if I could develop a low cost method for enclosing 123D sculptures in a paper skin - to literally take 123D Make to the next level visually. 3d models ar...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:22:27 PDT
Listening Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Listening-Glasses/
Listening Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/83HV/I0HYRVWN/FMO83HVI0HYRVWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/83HV/I0HYRVWN/FMO83HVI0HYRVWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/83HV/I0HYRVWN/FMO83HVI0HYRVWN.SMALL.jpg chriskallmyer Listening Glasses are a tool for the enhanced appreciation of our audible world. Because we live in such a visual world, these glasses will blind you completely in the hopes to open your ears to the vibrant sonic world around you. In short, they are cheap glasses painted over. A simple technology th...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:02:17 PDT
Water Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Stencils/
Water Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/FHEB/I0H93BGR/FDLFHEBI0H93BGR.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Project OverviewThis is a fun and easy project that uses NeverWet to help you write and paint with water. NeverWet is a super hydrophobic coating that can be sprayed onto any surface. Ever since watching its promo video with my friends (watch it here and your mind will be blown) I've been wanting t...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:42:25 PDT
DIY Optical Illusion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Optical-Illusion/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:57:05 PDT
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/
Doctor Who-TARDIS notebook cover (2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/3ML9/I044R1YI/FE83ML9I044R1YI.SMALL.jpg hinagiku Here is a easy diy for school or wherever you want basically :) hope you like it :)) Materials A notebook (it's better if it has a clear cover)scissorsgluepaint brushesblack acrylic paint puzzle glue(optional)some printed patterns(you can cut them from magazines too)NOTE:all the patterns that I p...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:22:18 PDT
Aquarium LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-LED-Bar/
Aquarium LED Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/LDJB/I0464UDX/FAJLDJBI0464UDX.SMALL.jpg kokpat This LED was first made for a large aquarium (last photo), it last for many years, probably u can search it in instructable 's comment somewhere. So, it really works for small tank.This time, I need to change a smaller tank and hence fine tune this LED. LED bar Since it is a small tank, I use two...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:28:56 PDT
Wire Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Bicycle/
Wire Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/T23F/I0463X34/F20T23FI0463X34.SMALL.jpg alannan While designing for CapitalVéloFest.ca, a bike festival organizer in Ottawa, I needed a prop that closely resembled the wire bike in their logo. So where do we go when we need a custom prop for the next days photo shoot? The hardware store of course. Step 1: Tequila an iPad and a spool of wire. F...
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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/
Separating Colors: DIY Instructables Robot Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/541F/HZXYNLYH/F4S541FHZXYNLYH.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy First off, IT'S THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY FOR MY INSTRUCTABLES ACCOUNT! *cheers*Anyway, I've been cutting out designs on iron-on paper to test out my photoshop and Cricut machine skills and wanted another design to try out. What better design to use (and to celebrate this account's anniversary) than ...
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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/
How To Draw A Swallow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/53UP/I00TLVFT/FI553UPI00TLVFT.SMALL.jpg unicornpoop19 Ever wanted to draw an old school swallow? This is a simple step by step tutorial to learn how to draw one. They can be difficult at first but get easier and better with practice. So let's begin!! Get Your Materials First things first you need some supplies.For this project you will need:PaperPen...
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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/
Flat-pack Light Play Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/THE0/HZQTFCG5/FSPTHE0HZQTFCG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/THE0/HZQTFCG5/FSPTHE0HZQTFCG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/THE0/HZQTFCG5/FSPTHE0HZQTFCG5.SMALL.gif getzendanner The Tinkering Studio at The Exploratorium in San Francisco has a wonderful light box tinkering activity. You choose objects that cast interesting shadows, arrange them behind a translucent screen, and shine a small bright light on them. Place some of your objects on a slowly turning motor (blend do...
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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/
Spin Art Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a spin art machine using laser cut wood and few parts you probably already have.Latest instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Genera... Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools that you will need to make this project:Tools:L...
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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/
Engraved Acrylic with LED Lights at MauiMakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/97FR/HYR3G9G9/F5397FRHYR3G9G9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/97FR/HYR3G9G9/F5397FRHYR3G9G9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/97FR/HYR3G9G9/F5397FRHYR3G9G9.SMALL.jpg mauigolightly This project was created during the Maui Makers “Dremel Build Day” with the help of some awesome Maui Makers (Brian, Lorayne, Laura, Jerry, and everyone else in attendance!). I learned how to use the Dremel rotary and multi-max tools and came home with some fun new art!Bonus... Hurricane Iselle and ...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:25:57 PDT