Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - craft - cardboard - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:11:21 PST BLOX v1.01 Lizard Man Papier Mache Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Lizard-Man-Papier-Mache-Figure/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:45:23 PST
Giant C Clamp Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-C-Clamp-Headphones/
Giant C Clamp Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RQHS/I0C90QTP/FG6RQHSI0C90QTP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RQHS/I0C90QTP/FG6RQHSI0C90QTP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RQHS/I0C90QTP/FG6RQHSI0C90QTP.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Wait, wasn't this contest to make something into a handtool?Did you ever feel the need to crank up the volume to earsplitting levels and needed something to keep your head from exploding. Well, now there are these Giant C Clamp Headphones that get it together and do a fairly decent job of skull crus...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:24:10 PDT
Totoro Papier Machecrete Garden Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Totoro-Papier-Machecrete-Garden-Statue/
Totoro Papier Machecrete Garden Statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/R39A/HY4L1NHO/FHNR39AHY4L1NHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/R39A/HY4L1NHO/FHNR39AHY4L1NHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/R39A/HY4L1NHO/FHNR39AHY4L1NHO.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad I wanted to take a try at papercrete. Cement/Concrete with recycled paper pulp. There are a lot of examples of using it to fabricate bricks for building and for art. I guess I could have built a mini papercrete mixer but how about just jumping in and using cement mix as the glue for papier mache? I ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:56:59 PDT
Giant Doctor Who Ring Bearer Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Doctor-Who-Ring-Bearer-Rings/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:22:41 PDT
Blinging out a cardboard Cat Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinging-out-a-cardboard-Cat-Fort/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:02:29 PDT
Paper Roll Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Roll-Snowflakes/
Paper Roll Snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/4B1T/HRBE3Z8G/FTD4B1THRBE3Z8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/4B1T/HRBE3Z8G/FTD4B1THRBE3Z8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/4B1T/HRBE3Z8G/FTD4B1THRBE3Z8G.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 I made these snowflakes last year to decorate the walls of the entrance during Christmas time...they ended up staying attached to the wall during the whole year and they are still there! :D Everybody seems to like them whenever they visit and they can't believe how fast and simple they are to make! ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 14:03:54 PST
Photo Frame with Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Frame-with-Hidden-Compartment/
Photo Frame with Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 In this Instructable I want to show you how to make a double use photo frame. It looks like a regular frame at the front, but contains a secret compartment in the back. It can be used to hide things or to simply organize little objects or memories that have to do with the front photo. I dedicate th...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:23:47 PST
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Ask-an-Engineer-Despicable-Me-Minions-Style-Puppet/
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Want more Powerpuff Engineers? How about Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions puppets? A favorite webshow is Adafruit's Ask an Engineer hosted by Limor "Ladyada" Fried and Phil Torrone. And working behind the scenes is Johngineer. So why not do a mashup of Despicable Me minions and the awesome g...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:19:17 PDT
Recycled Cardboard Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Cardboard-Shelf/
Recycled Cardboard Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SMALL.jpg english tea I set myself the challenge of building a shelf from cardboard. Not a temporary, flimsy shelf but a permanent, rigid and functional shelf. The cardboard I chose was from shoe boxes. It was thin corrugated cardboard with a thicker, nicer looking presentation side. Step 1 To make the brackets start...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 16:25:42 PDT
Easy DIY Iron Wall Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Iron-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 12:41:30 PDT
Duct Tape Designed Sketch Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Designed-Sketch-Book/
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 19:46:21 PST
The Cardboard T- rex fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cardboard-T-rex-fossil/
The Cardboard T- rex fossil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SMALL.jpg nidhish1 In this instructables I will show you how to make a fossil out of cheap materials such as cardboard and tape. The fossil I made really looked like one just escavated from ground. I took less than 3 hours to make it. Here are the stuffs you need: Sheet of Cardboard White glue cardboard box sand Cu...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 01:34:44 PST
Make a Vase with the 123D Make Mobile App @ TechShop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Vase-with-the-123D-Make-Mobile-App-TechSh/
Make a Vase with the 123D Make Mobile App @ TechShop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/YE5R/H2BMNG6T/F90YE5RH2BMNG6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/YE5R/H2BMNG6T/F90YE5RH2BMNG6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/YE5R/H2BMNG6T/F90YE5RH2BMNG6T.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura Autodesk recently launched a 123D Make! App for iPhones, so I used it to fabricate a vase, and then I laser cut it at TechShop SF. The vase is great for holding some of the knick-knacks on my desk at the office! Download and Use the 123D Make App. After you have downlaoded the 123D Make App to y...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 11:24:26 PDT
Cardboard Owl from a Takeaway Coffee Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Owl-from-a-Takeaway-Coffee-Tray/
Cardboard Owl from a Takeaway Coffee Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/ASOA/H1KHAJRF/FMZASOAH1KHAJRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/ASOA/H1KHAJRF/FMZASOAH1KHAJRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/ASOA/H1KHAJRF/FMZASOAH1KHAJRF.SMALL.jpg dancastles Just drunk WAY too much coffee and need to burn off some of that extra energy? Grab the take away tray, a pair of scissors and a pen and get to it! Bend the tray in half but don't tear it apart. Cut one of the ends through to allow the "wings" to flap open. You may need to pry off the gl...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 20:54:30 PDT
Nice and easy cardboard decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Nice-and-easy-cardboard-decorations/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 00:07:05 PDT
Cardboard chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-chainsaw/
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Fri, 15 Jul 2011 10:06:43 PDT
Life Size Paper Travis Touchdown http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Paper-Travis-Touchdown/
Life Size Paper Travis Touchdown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/OB3M/GLHRYZ4Q/FAQOB3MGLHRYZ4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/OB3M/GLHRYZ4Q/FAQOB3MGLHRYZ4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/OB3M/GLHRYZ4Q/FAQOB3MGLHRYZ4Q.SMALL.jpg kamibox.de If you have the same little problems like me, you are right now* staring on an empty place in your room and wondering "Man, I am a huge fan of No More Heroes and I have got a free area of about 60 x 80 cm in my apart from that desperately overstuffed little chamber. What can I do?" Let me deliver yo...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 18:08:12 PDT
Cardboard Puppet Stage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Hand-Puppet-Stage/
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