Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 3 Sep 2015 18:46:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Become a Better Artist http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Become-a-Better-Artist/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:27:30 PDT
How to turn a hand drawn image into vector art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-hand-drawn-image-into-vector-art/
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Thu, 31 May 2012 19:20:02 PDT
Curved Paper Folding http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Paper-Folding/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:12:59 PDT
DIY Cracked iPhone Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cracked-iPhone-Makeover/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:37:35 PDT
How to Make free Animations - Pivot Stickfigure Animator http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-FREE-Flash-Animation-Pivot-Animation/
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Tue, 19 Feb 2008 16:08:21 PST
Easy Squiggle Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Squiggle-Bot/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 13:38:38 PDT
how to make scoobies with scoobie strings http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-scoobies-with-scoobie-strings/
how to make scoobies with scoobie strings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/455N/HUOP5528/FNQ455NHUOP5528.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/455N/HUOP5528/FNQ455NHUOP5528.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/455N/HUOP5528/FNQ455NHUOP5528.SMALL.jpg denverhpinto IN THIS I AM GOING TO TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE SQUARE SCOOBY REQUIRMENTS .... 2 SCOOBIE STRINGS2 WORKING HANDS :) HOLD STRINGS TOGETHER AND FOLD IN MIDDLE SO YOU HAVE FOUR STRINGS TOGETHER TYING A KNOT WHEN TYING THE KNOT BE SURE THAT THE KNOT IS UNDER THE LOOP HOLDING THE STRINGS IN PLAC...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 04:50:39 PDT
Using Silicone Caulking to Make Molds http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Silicone-Caulking-to-Make-Molds/
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Fri, 1 Oct 2010 13:03:09 PDT
Movie to Mutoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Movie-to-Mutoscope/
Movie to Mutoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HUYG/ID998BEV/F5SHUYGID998BEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HUYG/ID998BEV/F5SHUYGID998BEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HUYG/ID998BEV/F5SHUYGID998BEV.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura Living in San Francisco, I am surrounded by super cool sites of technological and cultural history. One of these sites is the amazing Musée Méchanique on Pier 45 of the Embarcadero. The museum houses all kinds of mechanical relics from the turn of the century which reminds us of a time when the nov...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:42:40 PDT
How to Manually Draft a Basic Floor Plan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Manually-Draft-a-Basic-Floor-Plan/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 11:03:23 PST
Wax Canvas Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Wax-Canvas-Art/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 16:24:45 PDT
Homemade Sealing Wax - EASY! PICTURES! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Sealing-Wax-EASY-PICTURES/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 18:22:45 PST
Olas Flotadoras http://www.instructables.com/id/Olas-Flotadoras/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:34:13 PDT
How to make an Architectural Model by hands? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Architectural-Model-by-hands/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:30:16 PST
How to Become a Famous Rapper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Become-a-Famous-Rapper/
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 04:55:05 PDT
The Animation Station http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Animation-Station/
The Animation Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/JCCW/ICE1TU57/FIVJCCWICE1TU57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/JCCW/ICE1TU57/FIVJCCWICE1TU57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/JCCW/ICE1TU57/FIVJCCWICE1TU57.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON <img src="http://secure.insightexpressai.com/adServer/adServerESI.aspx?bannerID=482959&script=false&rnd=%%CACHEBUSTER%%&redir=http://secure.insightexpressai.com/adserver/1pixel.gif"> Live visuals are the icing on the cake for a lot of live performances. The issue I usually have with them i...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:58:40 PDT
Become Famous http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-Famous/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 16:34:51 PST
Hot Wax Rainbow Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wax-Rainbow-Art/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:59:38 PDT
Test Tube Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Tube-Chandelier/
Test Tube Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/U6IA/IC1RXA8S/F56U6IAIC1RXA8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/U6IA/IC1RXA8S/F56U6IAIC1RXA8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/U6IA/IC1RXA8S/F56U6IAIC1RXA8S.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos A while ago I picked up a bunch of glass test tubes that were being thrown out. At the time I didn't have a specific project in mind for them but I figured that I could come up with some way to use them. Then later I came across a design by Etsy user PaniJurek for a chandelier made from test tubes t...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:27:36 PDT
How to Make Your Face Hidden Within Any Picture Using Pixlr or Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Face-Hidden-Within-Any-Picture-Us/
How to Make Your Face Hidden Within Any Picture Using Pixlr or Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/1SUE/GTUYA6PT/F341SUEGTUYA6PT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/1SUE/GTUYA6PT/F341SUEGTUYA6PT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/1SUE/GTUYA6PT/F341SUEGTUYA6PT.SMALL.jpg jenttrenson Everyone likes to take pictures and and feel like a photographer. Photographers like to edit their photos with cool effects to make creative and amazing new photos. Therefore everyone likes to edit photos to make creative and amazing new pictures! The following instructions will teach anyone and e...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 18:05:35 PDT
Introduction to low-poly papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-low-poly-papercraft/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 21:59:36 PDT
Create a header for Twitter with Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-header-for-Twitter/
Create a header for Twitter with Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/VK7A/IBXML1OF/F3PVK7AIBXML1OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/VK7A/IBXML1OF/F3PVK7AIBXML1OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/VK7A/IBXML1OF/F3PVK7AIBXML1OF.SMALL.jpg TheHiveTHPL Ever wanted to create a banner for twitter? Today we'll teach you how to create an eye catching graphic for your twitter page using Adobe Photoshop CC.For this project, you'll need at least 1 picture of your choosing. It can be art, a photo, whatever you would like. Keep in mind that text will be go...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:38:42 PDT
Interactive Cut-out Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Cut-out-Art/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 15:05:55 PDT
Super Solid Minecraft Redstone Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Solid-Minecraft-Redstone-Lamp/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 07:59:15 PDT
Build a Realistic Insect from Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Realistic-Insect-from-Wire/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:28:49 PDT
3D Follower Dog* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Follower-Dog-Make-a-toy-in-2-minutes/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:16:05 PDT
The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-bubble-machine/
The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood The CNC bubble iris makes big soap bubbles in a new way, by weaving soapy strings together and apart with a motorized iris. It was designed to allow large soap bubbles to be made automatically with great repeatability, opening up exciting new possibilities for art, science, and engineering with on...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:03:18 PDT
Sealed Ecosystems http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealed-Ecosystems/
Sealed Ecosystems - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/YPPI/IBGD5OOB/FB1YPPIIBGD5OOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/YPPI/IBGD5OOB/FB1YPPIIBGD5OOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/YPPI/IBGD5OOB/FB1YPPIIBGD5OOB.SMALL.jpg austinmonster When I first moved into my house, the second thing I wanted to do was put in a pond. I bought a litlte 50 gallon plastic pond from Lowe's and let the rain fill it. I kept minnows in it, had a UV filter, and before long it filled up with snails too. Before long though, it became more trouble than...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:54:05 PDT
Simple Sheetmetal Wall Art with an Olive Oil Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sheetmetal-Wall-Art-with-an-Olive-Oil-Finis/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:05:02 PDT
Easy Rainbow Crayon Melties Art! LGBT PRIDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Crayon-Melties-Art/
Easy Rainbow Crayon Melties Art! LGBT PRIDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UPB1/IB3H9W9X/FA5UPB1IB3H9W9X.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign Are you ready to play with crayons....as an ADULT!? The inner kid in all of us will love this easy project. I recommend a pre-made canvas and name brand Crayons. The cheap one are oily and look gross when they melt. Crayons keep color and brightness in their pigment when melted. I have three video e...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:31:53 PDT
Relax Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Relax-Prototype/
Relax Prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/WRYH/IB22SDVN/FMLWRYHIB22SDVN.SMALL.jpg TylerN4 We’ve created a playful outdoor stage on Market Street just for you and your friends. Too small to be a park, too large to be a piece of furniture, 'Relax' is a playful merger of both. Experience all the sights, sounds, and smells the neighborhood has to offer - from a different perspective. This ...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:15:26 PDT
Bench-Go-Round http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Go-Round/
Bench-Go-Round - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AN9X/IB22EQTO/FPYAN9XIB22EQTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AN9X/IB22EQTO/FPYAN9XIB22EQTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/AN9X/IB22EQTO/FPYAN9XIB22EQTO.SMALL.jpg rachel The Bench Go Round re-imagines public seating to create playful connection between strangers. It was commissioned for the Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco, CA in April 2015. George Zisiadis came up with the initial concept and and I designed and fabricated it. We installed the pi...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:28:00 PDT
Mineral Benches: Gold http://www.instructables.com/id/Mineral-Benches-Gold/
Mineral Benches: Gold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WKHH/IB0MRJS5/FB6WKHHIB0MRJS5.SMALL.jpg goldprism This is a project conceived for the Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco, April 2015.Creators include Sabrina Habel, FICTILIS and fabricator Mary Anne KluthMINERAL BENCHES: A CALIFORNIA HISTORYSan Francisco first boomed in population because of the Gold Rush, when nearby gold mineral ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:29:30 PDT
Easy Wallpaper Print Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wallpaper-Print-Art/
Easy Wallpaper Print Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/E8OO/IB0MSZVY/F6RE8OOIB0MSZVY.SMALL.jpg hbridge88 Last year we bought our first home. Until recently, our guest room was rather drab. I wanted to spice up that room, but on a budget. I've always had this obsession with wallpaper and I wanted to see if I could make something elegant but modern with it for that space.Materials:White textured wallpape...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:40:11 PDT
ARENA | PLAY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARENA-PLAY/
ARENA | PLAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SMALL.jpg gotianse Arena | Play brings the ping pong table out from your aunt and uncle’s basement, neighbor’s garage, and nearly every tech startup’s conference room, and into San Francisco’s most public streetscape. The prototype arrives on Market with a twist: its hexagonal shape creates the opportunity for up to s...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:16:10 PDT
FOGPLANE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOGPLANE/
FOGPLANE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/9OIC/IB0MJEJA/FAW9OICIB0MJEJA.SMALL.jpg DesignGroup Fogplane was an installation that was part of the 2015 Market Street Prototyping Festival in San Francisco. The goal of MSPF is to unite diverse neighborhoods along Market Street, encouraging these vibrant communities to work with designers, artist and makers to build a more connected, beautiful San...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:13:42 PDT
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Interactive-Virtual-Campfire/
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JD5M/IB045JR2/FDRJD5MIB045JR2.SMALL.jpg overzero Ember is an interactive installation, which explores community through a campfire-like circle of wooden seats that generate music from a visitor’s presence. Each seat in the circle is an instrument, which adds a note to a melody. This melody is a composition formed from the presence of visitors. In ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 06:31:31 PDT
Create your own peepSHOW http://www.instructables.com/id/MSPF-Peepshow-Prototype/
Create your own peepSHOW - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6C7J/IAY1I49C/F176C7JIAY1I49C.SMALL.jpg peepshow peepSHOW is an urban viewing station that focuses the gaze and thoughts of a passersby onto obscure or concealed scenes on Market Street, creating moments for the user to contemplate his or her surroundings and acts to spur discussion and create shared experience. peepSHOW builds on the notion of a ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:45:34 PDT
Building a Penny Crusher http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Crusher/
Building a Penny Crusher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YNTE/IAWC997J/FCSYNTEIAWC997J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YNTE/IAWC997J/FCSYNTEIAWC997J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YNTE/IAWC997J/FCSYNTEIAWC997J.SMALL.jpg mblem I'm building a machine to produce pressed pennies. It's similar in many ways to the ones you might find at a zoo, airport, or museum, with a few important differences. While most penny crushers let you pick between four possible images, this one can make eighteen unique images. It also produces d...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:39:02 PDT
Paradise Inspired Bedroom! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paradise-Inspired-Bedroom/
Paradise Inspired Bedroom! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MYRA/IAUWYR8O/FGEMYRAIAUWYR8O.SMALL.jpg DrewPaulDesigns After experiencing paradise first hand, you'll get the feeling that you never want to leave. Whether your version of paradise is your favorite shore, a particular mountainside, a deep forest, or even the backdrop of a bustling concrete jungle; some views just make you feel at home. In our case,...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 18:34:18 PDT
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-sort-of-palatable-music-with-an-X-Band-moti/
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman Making music with an X-Band radar, hmmm... wouldn't that be more fun than one person should be allowed to have? It's not that hard these days, with the right tools of course. As you can see in the image that accompanies this intro, we'll use an X-Band motion sensor by www.parallax.com. In the next s...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:38:38 PDT
ShowBox - Create your own street stage and seating http://www.instructables.com/id/ShowBox-Create-your-own-street-stage-and-seating/
ShowBox - Create your own street stage and seating - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/6IX7/IATH9TLX/FL96IX7IATH9TLX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/6IX7/IATH9TLX/FL96IX7IATH9TLX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/6IX7/IATH9TLX/FL96IX7IATH9TLX.SMALL.jpg Cassiopealynn ShowBox is temporary street furniture, stage, play space, and inspirational zone constructed from simple, readily accessible, low-tech materials. Created as an installation for the Market Street Prototyping Festival, a three day street festival in San Francisco, this project was inspired by the his...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:42:40 PDT
How to create a Typographic Portrait in Illustrator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Typographic-Portrait-in-Illustrato/
How to create a Typographic Portrait in Illustrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QDGK/IAS1WON5/FYJQDGKIAS1WON5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QDGK/IAS1WON5/FYJQDGKIAS1WON5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QDGK/IAS1WON5/FYJQDGKIAS1WON5.SMALL.jpg All that i do Hello peopleI am sure you guys must have seen the amazing typographic portraits artist have made all over the world featuring eminent personalities and famous stars. If you have ever wondered how to go on about creating one for yourself, this instructable is for you.You can create a typographic port...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:15:15 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-inside-the-box-how-to-etch-and-display-/
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SMALL.jpg steflenk Consider the motto think outside the box. "Live outside the box." "Do something outside the box."Outside the box. A pithy little phrase implying that everything interesting exists beyond us, beyond everyday life, beyond what's already there in our heads. What about inside the box, I thought.For my m...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:21:06 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-the-improbable-mystic/
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/WKK2/IAPAJFSB/F4VWKK2IAPAJFSB.SMALL.jpg steflenk This is a whimsical Instructable project involving 3D printing. It is fun. On the first day of my Pier 9 artist residency I walked up to my desk to see this glorious object perched there, made by previous AiR Gabriel Kaprielian. A foot with a flower growing out of it. I was smitten. I decided I too ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:28:44 PDT
Vinyl Laptop Decal http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Laptop-Decal/
Vinyl Laptop Decal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/Y36R/IANS3QQB/FBTY36RIANS3QQB.SMALL.jpg SilhouetteAmerica Create custom vinyl decals for your laptop and other devices, like this zombie, in just a few simple steps using the Silhouette Portrait® or CAMEO® and Silhouette vinyl.Supplies you'll need: Zombie DesignSilhouette Portrait® or CAMEO® Computer Silhouette vinyl Transfer paper Hook & Scraper To...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 09:20:40 PDT
DIY Rainbow Spirograph String Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rainbow-Spirograph-String-Art/
DIY Rainbow Spirograph String Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/ELIU/IAJO27KA/FEXELIUIAJO27KA.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz I had 10 wooden boards laying around my house and wasn't sure what to do with them. String art was the only idea that kept hitting me. I've seen spirograph string arts but never attempted to make one, so I thought... lets give it a try. The ones I've made are really simple and beginner friendly sinc...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 00:23:40 PDT
Cutting Things in Half http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Things-in-Half/
Cutting Things in Half - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/JUJ6/IB2BJY85/FD1JUJ6IB2BJY85.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar During my residency at Pier 9, I asked myself how I could inject surprise, intuition, and spontaneity into my art practice using digital fabrication techniques. As I worked through a variety of processes, I found one possible answer: the cross-section. The simple act of cutting something in half doe...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 15:07:40 PDT
3D Printed Drone Strike Data Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Drone-Strike-Data-Installation/
3D Printed Drone Strike Data Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/G6KO/IAEJWWBU/FW1G6KOIAEJWWBU.SMALL.jpg delappe A collaborative project being developed by media artists Joseph DeLappe and Pete Froslie, to create a large-scale installation to map, via sculptural and electronic components, the history of ongoing US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. The work shown here includes 25 3d prin...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 16:40:27 PDT
HOW TO LEARN DRAWING! UNCONVENTIONAL way to draw things, it's Easy and Helpfull. http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-LEARN-DRAWING-UNCONVENTIONAL-way-to-draw-th/
HOW TO LEARN DRAWING! UNCONVENTIONAL way to draw things, it's Easy and Helpfull. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/2GY5/IAEK7OG7/FM82GY5IAEK7OG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/2GY5/IAEK7OG7/FM82GY5IAEK7OG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/2GY5/IAEK7OG7/FM82GY5IAEK7OG7.SMALL.jpg Motaz Bany-Amer For those who like drawing and art! and never even tried to draw any thing cuz he think he never have any talent! this instructable could be your first step as an artist ! I have started to learn drawing just 2 years ago on my first year as an engineering student! and start to get serious in learnin...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 12:35:26 PDT