Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 May 2015 01:51:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Digital Comic Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Comic-Book/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:35:09 PDT
Verdigris http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Verdigris/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 10:24:55 PDT
Giant 4 x 4' Melted Crayon Painting Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-4-x-4-Melted-Crayon-Painting-Art/
Giant 4 x 4' Melted Crayon Painting Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/1MAO/I9UDXSMX/F2Q1MAOI9UDXSMX.SMALL.jpg crocusdreams There are a LOT of tutorials out there for this project. What makes me any different? I have done every version and variety of it that you can think of. I have messed it up more times than I can count. And even though that makes me a stubborn crafter who thinks that she knows how to do it better tha...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:07:24 PDT
Branching Fractal Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Branching-Fractal-Shapes/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 13:38:53 PDT
Synced video tryptic with Raspberry Pies and laptop screens http://www.instructables.com/id/Synced-video-tryptic-with-Raspberry-Pies-and-lapto/
Synced video tryptic with Raspberry Pies and laptop screens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/S69D/I9SMZK3F/FCHS69DI9SMZK3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/S69D/I9SMZK3F/FCHS69DI9SMZK3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/S69D/I9SMZK3F/FCHS69DI9SMZK3F.SMALL.jpg thomashollier A filmmaker friend approached me to design a display device that would allow her to display a video tryptic at the 2015 Venice Art Walk. The idea was to create a frame that would contain all the components necessary to play three different videos on three separate screens in perfect sync. It should ...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 11:31:28 PDT
Design of Automata http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-of-Automata/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:16:21 PDT
Matchbox Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Matchbox-Pinhole-Camera/
Matchbox Pinhole Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/W4FH/I9JRENSK/FR8W4FHI9JRENSK.SMALL.jpg lbritzphoto We are going to make a pinhole camera from a small matchbox.Yes, you will actually take pictures with it, so be sure to make it as best as possible!!! You will need... § A matchbox§ A new roll of B&W 400 ISO 35mm film§ An empty roll of 35mm film with at least 1cm stub of film sticking out. § ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 11:47:35 PDT
Laser Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Painting/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 20:55:31 PDT
Turn a $3 childs toy into a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-3-childs-toy-into-a-work-of-art/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 14:57:49 PDT
String Art Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/String-Art-Dome/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 02:58:46 PDT
Hamsterloop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamsterloop/
Hamsterloop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SMALL.jpg dcolemans Want to get your hamster from one end of his cage to the other in milliseconds? Here's what you need. And all for the cost and complexity of a new Ferrari. The idea of a Hyper-loop, propelling people at high speed between San Francisco & LA in 1/2 hour, caught my attention. So as a Hyper-l...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 18:45:00 PDT
Ball Point Pen Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Point-Pen-Art/
Ball Point Pen Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/FDY4/I92LVSGZ/FEIFDY4I92LVSGZ.SMALL.jpg NathanSellers I have always loved art. It is the thing that I can get absolutely lost in. I am amazed by those who can create such lifelike images that fool the eye. There are several amazing ball point pen artists out there with incredible photo realism. I have always wondered if I could do something like th...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:03:49 PDT
Display Vintage Matchboxes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Vintage-Matchboxes/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:35:25 PDT
Drawing tip: Getting proportions right http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-tip-Getting-proportions-right/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:10:29 PDT
It s the Rich man’s world http://www.instructables.com/id/It-s-the-Rich-mans-world/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:31:50 PDT
Flash Mob Art Gallery http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Mob-Art-Gallery/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:16:38 PDT
Paper Spiral Shell Thing http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Spiral-Shell-Thing/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:32:16 PDT
Getting started with (laser) etched-line watercolor http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-etched-line-watercolor-TEST/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 13:14:46 PST
Digital Sundial- Ancient Tech in Modern Times http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-oclock-shadow/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:35:04 PDT
How to Learn Photoshop Online for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Learn-Photoshop-Online-for-free/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:39:56 PDT
Making Stickers with Vcarve http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Stickers-with-Vcarve/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:36:34 PDT
Sculptural Experiments with Hard Candy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculptural-Experiments-with-Hard-Candy/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:28:34 PDT
World Map Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Map-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:30:53 PDT
Power Washer Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Washer-Art/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 16:23:00 PDT
Cylindrical Mirror Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Cylindrical-Mirror-Art/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:11:40 PDT
T-Rex PA speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Rex-PA-speaker/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:59:37 PDT
Fiber Optic Panel Star Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Panel-Star-Ceiling/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:50:54 PDT
MultiFunction Twister Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiFunction-Twister-Wire/
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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
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
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/
Printing onto Fabric at Home - Mount Spray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7IS6/I74N4CIU/FLW7IS6I74N4CIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7IS6/I74N4CIU/FLW7IS6I74N4CIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/7IS6/I74N4CIU/FLW7IS6I74N4CIU.SMALL.jpg ThreeBearsPrints There are different ways of printing onto fabric using your home computer - but using mount spray is the way which I've had most success with. Spray card with mount spray Cut a piece of card slightly bigger than the size you would like your fabric to be - 1cm larger width and height. So if yo...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 07:59:47 PDT
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/
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar After thinking about the potential of 3-axis flip machining, I decided to construct a three-dimensional relief painting out of laminated plywood. This piece would be viewable from either side, and though the two sides would be related to one another, they wouldn't necessarily align. In this Instruct...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:38:50 PST
Telescope Observatory Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescope-Observatory-Conversion/
Telescope Observatory Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VYCW/I6QD1VQI/FGEVYCWI6QD1VQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VYCW/I6QD1VQI/FGEVYCWI6QD1VQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VYCW/I6QD1VQI/FGEVYCWI6QD1VQI.SMALL.jpg dtrewren Hello to those interested,My name is Dave and I live in Bristol in the UK. One of my primary hobbies for a number of years now has been 'Deep Space AstroPhotography'. This is a fascinating and extremely challenging hobby which turns quickly into somewhat of an obsession - so what is it exactly ?Dee...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:30:23 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
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
Lasercut Tree Ring Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Tree-Ring-Coasters/
Lasercut Tree Ring Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/G6E9/I6GCVKY4/FAMG6E9I6GCVKY4.SMALL.jpg shurly Working at an architecture office, you can amass lots of small samples of various materials. It's a time-honored tradition to put a mug on top of one and call it a coaster, but that would make for a very short instructable. I chose to personalize mine and make then less sample-y by laser-etching tre...
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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/
Touch-Sensitive Musical Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QBR2/I6DYSJSY/FVJQBR2I6DYSJSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QBR2/I6DYSJSY/FVJQBR2I6DYSJSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/QBR2/I6DYSJSY/FVJQBR2I6DYSJSY.SMALL.jpg sab-art This musical painting is a graphical score that you touch to play melodies and harmonies. It incorporates visual composition, musical composition, and gestural interaction to create a new form of visual music where the composition and the instrument are combined together. This Instructable will s...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:49:20 PST
Lemon Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemon-Soap/
Lemon Soap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ENTM/I6B1R4FD/F4NENTMI6B1R4FD.SMALL.jpg Akopec6 These instructions will teach basic techniques of how to make your own homemade lemon soap assuming you have never created soap before. Whether you are a crafty person looking for a project or you are looking for a more natural alternative to commercial soap, making soap is fun, and addictive. There...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:56:40 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
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
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
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
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/
FAKE ACCESS PANEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/6Z21/I4IXISUC/FGW6Z21I4IXISUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/6Z21/I4IXISUC/FGW6Z21I4IXISUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/6Z21/I4IXISUC/FGW6Z21I4IXISUC.SMALL.jpg THE GOOSE I wanted a fake access panel for my futuristic door i made. so here it is.materials1. 1 piece of white plexiglass 12x202. 1 piece of clear plexiglass 12x203. 1 piece 1/4" plywood4 1 piece of 1x1 1/4" 6'5. led lights that suit your build.6. alum. tape7. wood screws8. solder, heat shrink, tape, wire,...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:16:13 PST
Glow Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Wood/
Glow Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/A3E4/I5JHTLLJ/FNZA3E4I5JHTLLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/A3E4/I5JHTLLJ/FNZA3E4I5JHTLLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/A3E4/I5JHTLLJ/FNZA3E4I5JHTLLJ.SMALL.jpg elichem Making glow-in-the-dark wood.So we've had a lot of artists, woodworkers and furniture makers ask us how to transform pieces of wood into glow-in-the-dark wonders.We usually tell them its quite easy, then we thought it would be good idea to do a case-study of our own to prove just how straight forwar...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:09:57 PST
How to make a fantasy map in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fantasy-map-in-Photoshop/
How to make a fantasy map in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/DYGR/I5S2FV8P/FRNDYGRI5S2FV8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/DYGR/I5S2FV8P/FRNDYGRI5S2FV8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/DYGR/I5S2FV8P/FRNDYGRI5S2FV8P.SMALL.jpg lobsterfists This is a tutorial to make a random continent map that you can use for anything that you want! This tutorial will help create nice looking maps that can range from all over the world! Setting up the canvas I generally start mine as 1920x1080 so then I can be able to use the map as a desktop backg...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 17:03:56 PST