Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - paint - art - popular Sun, 1 May 2016 12:22:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Your Own Fabric Paint
Make Your Own Fabric Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheProcrastibaker Fabric paint is a useful tool for customizing clothing, sheets, bags, and much more. If you're like me, you don't want to be limited by just the colors at the store, you want much more! Most fabric paints only work on a single type of fabric, and that can make it difficult to find what you want.Th...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 08:01:02 PDT
Theatrical Scenery: Preparing a Scenic Drop
Theatrical Scenery: Preparing a Scenic Drop - More DIY How To Projects]]> blksheep This Instructable shows the first part in the process of painting a scenic drop. Later Instructables will show the drawing and painting techniques used. If you just can't wait and really, really want to paint a drop check out Scenic Art for the Theatre by Susan Crabtree and Peter Beudert.A "drop" is...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2009 09:05:29 PST
Egg Tempera Painting
Egg Tempera Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> blksheep Egg tempera is a painting technique that has been used for centuries. It is inexpensive and easy to learn. If done right, the final product can be amazing. The picture below is an example of the tempera technique on wood (by Niccolo Semiticolo, 1367).The version I am going to outline in this instruc...
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Mon, 10 Dec 2007 18:16:45 PST
how to be a graffiti artist
how to be a graffiti artist - More DIY How To Projects]]> amtdude in this instructable il be covering everything from how to start, what you need and how to pratice graffiti. first im gona tell you some things about myself. iv been writing for about a year and a half now. my writers names started with flash, then atomic elixer and now risk (il explain what those...
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Wed, 30 Jun 2010 09:13:18 PDT
Make Your Own Thermocolor (Color-Change) Paint!
Make Your Own Thermocolor (Color-Change) Paint! - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheProcrastibaker Have you ever wondered how items such as cups or pencils that change color when exposed to heat or cold work? They involve some form of thermocolor (also referred to as thermochromic) pigment. This Instructable will show you how to make your very own custom thermocolor paints using those pigments!!...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:56:26 PDT
'Hello' Rocks
'Hello' Rocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nicola283 This cute and simple design creates an eye-catching display that is fun and easy to do. So simple and easy! Heres The List: Scrubbing Brush Black Paint Paint Brush (not too thick) Black Pencil Finding A Stone Find a stone any size you want that is fairly flat and easy to write on. Scrub, ...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Digital Painting Lesson 1: The basics of using a graphics tablet
Digital Painting Lesson 1: The basics of using a graphics tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> sdfgeoff Computers have brought change to every corner of modern society. One of these corners is art. The internet is full of concept art, desktop wallpapers and many other kinds of image that have been drawn by some user at a computer. When I bought myself a graphics tablet (roughly a week before this ibl...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:47:25 PST
Paint swatch art
Paint swatch art - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Paint swatches can make beautiful art. Those tiny swatches in the paint section of your local hardware store come in a wide variety of hues, and there's endless colour combinations possible.Making your own is super easy and you can personalize it to match your space however you want, I even included...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 11:01:16 PST
How to Make Oil Paint
How to Make Oil Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> heyzak Have you ever worked with oil paints, and wondered what the heck is in this stuff? You might be surprised to learn that most oil paints typically contain only two or three ingredients! Not only is formulating your own oil paint fun, but it can also yield a higher quality product that costs much less...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:06:29 PDT
TEMPERA PAINT - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano Using Tempera Paint and drawing supplies I create artwork that I refer to as Hidden Images. The steps are easy Begin by folding a sheet of paper in half. I used 9"X12" arches paper. Open the paper and lay it flat. Drip several smallish drops of tempera down the fold of the paper and re-fold. Use ...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:08:05 PDT
Spin Art Machine
Spin Art Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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: 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
Face 3D Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> Martin Balák This Instructables describes how to create a portrait of an interesting and original way. What is needed ideapersoncameracanvasold fix and inkpolargraph 123D Catch
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:43:06 PDT
Getting Stoned
Getting Stoned - More DIY How To Projects]]> Triclaw Now that I have gotten your attention and, Aggravated, Enthused Aroused or Enraged you. I got you to take a look and it is not what you think . For this Instructable we will be making Concrete Roses. I used To make these all the time for Art insulations and sculptures they are quite easy a little fr...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:50:15 PDT
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> bergerab Since I was a kid I was fascinated with the connection between art and technology. The fascination began when I first saw Silicon Art on the Discovery Channel. Now that I make circuits of my own, I want to show tribute to those who continue to keep this art alive. My Instructables robot circuit util...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:59:55 PDT
Glass Painting
Glass Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> gbeckett Looking for a new, creative craft? You may want to try glass painting. Much simpler then stained glass, glass painting creates an equally beautiful piece of artwork. It can look fairly similar to stained glass yet it has its own original style. It’s an excellent craft for people of all ages and can ...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 12:31:10 PST
DIY Spray Paint
DIY Spray Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> creativity123 This Instructable shows you how to make your own DIY Spray Paint. It is very fun and easy to do, and it works great. Enjoy!! Supplies You will need: -Empty and Cleaned Out Spray Bottles -Acrylic Paints -Water -Paper Towels.  Here I used paper towels to cover my work station, because I didn't wa...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 14:51:56 PST
Easy Art for Kids
Easy Art for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> amalkhan Coming up with new ideas for kid's art projects usually turns into the same, mediocre crayon-on-paper ordeal. Even your average 4 year-old is yawning behind the colored wax sticks. With this tutorial, you can help creative a wonderfully artistic and memorable experience for you and your little one!...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:21:15 PST
Custom skinny spray paint cap
Custom skinny spray paint cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> conceptualstratagem The needle cap is used in technical aerosol painting for effects and detail work. This tutorial shows how to modify it into a custom skinny cap. If left unmodified it produces a strong flow of paint suitable for bursts of color as well as drip effects, basically a splatter cap. Experimentation with ...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 16:11:39 PST
Food Coloring Markers
Food Coloring Markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> depotdevoid Every year around Christmas, my daughter and I make sugar cookies with a hard glaze, and paint all sorts of things on them.  It's a lot of fun, we always make a mess and have a great time! I've never been satisfied with the food coloring/paintbrush combo, as the food coloring is pretty runny and h...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2011 07:58:46 PST
Photo Mosaic from Paint Swatches
Photo Mosaic from Paint Swatches - More DIY How To Projects]]> matthew5384 I decided that I wanted it to be 20x20 to give enough detail but not have too many paint swatches (that's already 400 paint swatches). I found a picture of Hugh Laurie from the show House online, brought it into Photoshop and reduced it to 20x20 pixels.  Play around with the Image Interpolation Mod...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2011 10:18:02 PDT
Can Art: A Way To Recycle Some Tin Cans
Can Art: A Way To Recycle Some Tin Cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> Creativeman We all use some canned foods from time to time.  And we all probably use empty cans for one purpose or another.  This instructable shows how to decorate cans to be used as organizers for pencils, pens, paint brushes, etc.  It's a simple thing to do, and children would especially have fun making thei...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 15:12:24 PST