Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 2 Sep 2015 21:47:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Become a Better Artist http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Become-a-Better-Artist/
How to Become a Better Artist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/LA18/IDWXKQR6/FOZLA18IDWXKQR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/LA18/IDWXKQR6/FOZLA18IDWXKQR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/LA18/IDWXKQR6/FOZLA18IDWXKQR6.SMALL.jpg thomaspres This general, step-by-step tutorial will provide a comprehensive guide to better your skill as an artist.I learned these techniques from my own trial-and-error experiences and from other tutorials I have assimilated from during my time as an aspiring artist. Start with Sketches Begin with the bas...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:27:30 PDT
Temperature Sensor Tutorial! http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Sensor-Tutorial/
Temperature Sensor Tutorial! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/C5K1/FVW22FQW/FTHC5K1FVW22FQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/C5K1/FVW22FQW/FTHC5K1FVW22FQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/C5K1/FVW22FQW/FTHC5K1FVW22FQW.SMALL.jpg adafruit What is a temperature sensor?An analog temperature sensor is pretty easy to explain, it's a chip that tells you what the ambient temperature is!These sensors use a solid-state technique to determine the temperature. That is to say, they don't use mercury (like old thermometers), bimetallic strips (...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2009 20:55:06 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
Custom T-Shirt Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-T-Shirt-Painting-1/
Custom T-Shirt Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/LM01/H3QFJ6YI/F9ILM01H3QFJ6YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/LM01/H3QFJ6YI/F9ILM01H3QFJ6YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/LM01/H3QFJ6YI/F9ILM01H3QFJ6YI.SMALL.jpg DoctorDv I am going on the Disney Cruise this summer with my 6 person family, so my mom thought it would be neat if we made our own T-shirts for "pirate night." Pirate Night is one night on the cruise when everybody dresses as a pirate, so we thought we would make our own costumes. Because it is the Disney C...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 11:04:55 PDT
Easy Squiggle Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Squiggle-Bot/
Easy Squiggle Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/PIWK/GOE340BP/FKNPIWKGOE340BP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/PIWK/GOE340BP/FKNPIWKGOE340BP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/PIWK/GOE340BP/FKNPIWKGOE340BP.SMALL.jpg randofo Don't let the number of steps in this Instructable fool you. This Squiggle Bot is as easy as advertised. If you have all of the parts on hand and any experience soldering wires together, you can probably build this bot in five minutes flat. So, what are you waiting for? Amaze your friends and scar...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 13:38:38 PDT
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Picture-Frames-Out-of-Cereal-free-Box-Cardb/
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SMALL.jpg Creativeman A simple idea is sometimes the best. Here, I show how to make frames for any of the prints you might like to display, show, or simply have on your desk or dresser. Pictures, no matter how much we like them tend to become passe' after awhile. So why spend a lot of money on frames that could be put ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 12:16:42 PDT
Wax Canvas Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Wax-Canvas-Art/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 16:24:45 PDT
TIG-Welded Steel Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/TIG-Welded-Steel-Vase/
TIG-Welded Steel Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/M8SM/ICRXRPGP/FTXM8SMICRXRPGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/M8SM/ICRXRPGP/FTXM8SMICRXRPGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/M8SM/ICRXRPGP/FTXM8SMICRXRPGP.SMALL.jpg ElektraSteel I love TIG welding more than anything in the world, and I intentionally design my pieces to involve lots and lots of welds. This 31-sided stainless steel vase is a great example: Each edge is welded, not folded. It’s a delicious challenge for anyone who wants to practice their precision TIG welding!...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:30:43 PDT
Origami Note Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Note-Rose/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:05:17 PDT
Replacing the Pickups in Your Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Pickups-in-Your-Guitar/
Replacing the Pickups in Your Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/ZH3G/FVTW1OS7/FE7ZH3GFVTW1OS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/ZH3G/FVTW1OS7/FE7ZH3GFVTW1OS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/ZH3G/FVTW1OS7/FE7ZH3GFVTW1OS7.SMALL.jpg John Smith If you're anything like me, you started out with a basic beginner's guitar, and over time you realized that you were ready for something better. I had a Squier Telecaster(standard series) and I was ready for a change. I was set on a Les Paul of some sort, possibly a used LP Standard. I read tons of ...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2009 12:56:56 PDT
Simple Word clock (arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Word-clock-arduino/
Simple Word clock (arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SMALL.jpg RAKKURBK This is a simplified version of the original word clock from Doug -- SEE HEREAll the credits go to him and his extremely well built code...!!I have just modified the code to make it work with more common ICs and for simple run.All you need is an arduino and a RTC ..I have removed the switches and ot...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 04:10:58 PDT
Hot Wax Rainbow Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Wax-Rainbow-Art/
Hot Wax Rainbow Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/EU0U/IC1RUYUF/FWLEU0UIC1RUYUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/EU0U/IC1RUYUF/FWLEU0UIC1RUYUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/EU0U/IC1RUYUF/FWLEU0UIC1RUYUF.SMALL.jpg Gregarious This is really HOT art.It is my pleasure to introduce my fellow 'iblers to Encaustic Art.I know that there are a couple of 'ibles that use this term, but this version is unique.There is way too much to cover in one session and so I am only planning to provide an introduction now.Although this is tru...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:59:38 PDT
Homemade Harmonograph! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Harmonograph/
Homemade Harmonograph! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/VGF9/IBXMNFTK/FR6VGF9IBXMNFTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/VGF9/IBXMNFTK/FR6VGF9IBXMNFTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/VGF9/IBXMNFTK/FR6VGF9IBXMNFTK.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Finally, a robot to draw for you! If you only want to make gorgeous geometric scribbles, that is. With one pen and four pendulums, you're bound for pandemonium with this great way to look at complex geometry, momentum, and art! With a push of the base, you can make all sorts of amazing repeating col...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:39:51 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
Copper City Skyline Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-City-Skyline-Wall-Art/
Copper City Skyline Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SMALL.jpg thekites I am moving away from my home of the past five years, Glasgow. As a result I have been feeling very sentimental and thought that I would make something to hang on the wall and remind me of my favourite city! I chose copper as the material for this project because the colours fit so well with two pro...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 02:00:58 PDT
3D Follower Dog* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Follower-Dog-Make-a-toy-in-2-minutes/
3D Follower Dog* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SMALL.gif Makeroni Labs Currently everyone want followers in their social networks.We show you how to make your own dog follower then you can make all you want.This is a easy instructable that show how to make a funny toy in some minutes.*The concept of this object was designed by Jerry Andrus Printing the dog pattern T...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:16:05 PDT
Rainbow Metallic Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Metallic-Wall-Art/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:57:20 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
Spraying Bleach to Create Silhouette T-Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Spraying-Bleach-to-Create-Silhouette-T-Shirts/
Spraying Bleach to Create Silhouette T-Shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/97WO/IBC1WZZ2/F8197WOIBC1WZZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/97WO/IBC1WZZ2/F8197WOIBC1WZZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/97WO/IBC1WZZ2/F8197WOIBC1WZZ2.SMALL.jpg CrystalClearCartoons I have way too many old t-shirts at my house. I was browsing Pinterest for ideas on how to reuse them, when I came across a picture of a cute little owl bleach-stained onto a brown t-shirt. Unfortunately, there was no tutorial for it. I searched for a couple hours, and I finally found a tutorial! Bu...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 06:37:08 PDT
Digital Portraits Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Portraits-Made-Easy/
Digital Portraits Made Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RBV6/IBC1XPL4/F00RBV6IBC1XPL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RBV6/IBC1XPL4/F00RBV6IBC1XPL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RBV6/IBC1XPL4/F00RBV6IBC1XPL4.SMALL.jpg Pooknuckle A portrait of a loved one created by you is something truly special.It's also something quite easy to achieve with a little practice and a couple of tricks to help you through it.In this Instructable I will take you step-by step through the process I use to make these great pictures. What You Need...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 06:27:57 PDT
Low Poly Art in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Poly-Art-in-Photoshop/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:42:10 PDT
Geometer's Triangle Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometers-Triangle-Pen/
Geometer's Triangle Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SMALL.jpg lopuz3 I found myself with an assignment to build whatever I wanted out of metal, with full access to Stanford's Product Realization Lab, a fairly extensive shop.With the opportunity, I wanted to make something I could use and admire every day. As a student, I decided to make a pen, something that would b...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:53:59 PDT
Artistic face mask by 2 photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Artistic-face-mask-by-2-photos/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 04:58:26 PDT
Spun Steel and Water Jet Cut Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Spun-Steel-and-Water-Jet-Cut-Sculpture/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 22:04:46 PDT
Stitched up lips - sfxmakeup http://www.instructables.com/id/Stitched-up-lips-sfxmakeup/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 07:34:18 PDT
DIY Bubble Plastic Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bubble-Plastic-Art/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 14:12:33 PDT
Material Speculation: ISIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Material-Speculation-ISIS/
Material Speculation: ISIS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SMALL.jpg morehshin (This is an in-progess research and project. As I continue the development of the project, I will be completing and editing this text. You can also look for more updates on my website.)“Material Speculation” is a digital fabrication and 3D printing project by Morehshin Allahyari that inspects Petrop...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:27:36 PDT
Easy Wallpaper Print Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wallpaper-Print-Art/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:40:11 PDT
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Interactive-Virtual-Campfire/
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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
Be your own Graphic Designer http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-your-own-Graphic-Designer/
Be your own Graphic Designer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/PVJH/IAZ7CFWK/F4UPVJHIAZ7CFWK.SMALL.jpg jimmychakarji This tutorial will teach you how to be your own graphic designerEasy and professionalUse your creativity, your own font, your own images, etcAll you need is your computer (mac or pc) and lots of ambition! Software You don't need fancy/expensive softwares in order to create a professional looking...
By: jimmychakarji

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:20:58 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
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
United States Map - Recycled Wood Decorative Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/United-States-Map-Recycled-Wood-Decorative-Piece/
United States Map - Recycled Wood Decorative Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/7OVC/IAPAU9CR/F7S7OVCIAPAU9CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/7OVC/IAPAU9CR/F7S7OVCIAPAU9CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/7OVC/IAPAU9CR/F7S7OVCIAPAU9CR.SMALL.jpg crreed The famed New York Master Builder Robert Moses once said "Those who can, build. Those who can't, criticize." Let us fall under the first category and make something to impress even the Master Builder. Today's project is another fun, simple, and patriotic endeavor that is sure to shine red, white, ...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 03:21:07 PDT
Travel Watercolor Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Watercolor-Set-1/
Travel Watercolor Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/91J5/IANSABEL/FXV91J5IANSABEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/91J5/IANSABEL/FXV91J5IANSABEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/91J5/IANSABEL/FXV91J5IANSABEL.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Traveling can be difficult for an artist. You want to carry so many art making supplies with you, it can often hinder your ability to travel light. This past summer, I went on a backpacking trip and had to stick to one bag. In order to do this, I created a tiny watercolor set for my small art kit. T...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:04:42 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
Transform your Art into a Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-your-Art-into-a-Quilt/
Transform your Art into a Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/XGYM/IAJHIL4M/F81XGYMIAJHIL4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/XGYM/IAJHIL4M/F81XGYMIAJHIL4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/XGYM/IAJHIL4M/F81XGYMIAJHIL4M.SMALL.jpg laece Art! Fabric! I think a bedroom is so much more cozy when it is personalized to your specific tastes and preferences. Sure, it's cheaper to buy a comforter from a big box store. However, creating a beautiful quilt to adorn your bed is a sure fire way to wake up with inspiration and joy in your heart....
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:07:46 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...
By: Julie Kumar

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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 15:07:40 PDT
Sharpie Phone Backplate (Nexus 5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpied-Phone-Backplate-Nexus-5/
Sharpie Phone Backplate (Nexus 5) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/OU0X/IAG0DKST/FUTOU0XIAG0DKST.SMALL.jpg Sadi789 Our phones are with us every day - they live in our pockets and connect us to the world, day in and day out. We probably hold our phones more often than we hold hands. We choose our phones based on tech-specs, build quality, and quite often "because everybody else has one". If "everybody else has on...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 02:43:38 PDT
How to Make an Eye-Catching Poster! (+ Universal Design Tips) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-an-Eye-Catching-Poster-Universal-Des/
How to Make an Eye-Catching Poster! (+ Universal Design Tips) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2X4U/IAG0GOG9/F9J2X4UIAG0GOG9.SMALL.jpg Koresephone A poster? Really? You say. Yes, a poster. Posters are practical, living in the city I see them constantly, school, work, the streets... It's one design element almost everyone uses and creates at some point. The important part is making your poster important. Eye-catching.Hold up, let me rephrase th...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 05:52:47 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
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Spirograph/
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls After my nephew got a spirograph I was inspired to build upon the idea and be able to create something more permanent with it. This is only the beginning of the project as I discovered when I thought I was done, so this may simply be a Part 1, but here is the first part.Please vote for me in the 3D ...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:52:01 PDT
Making your own Henna Tattoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-your-own-Henna-Tattoo/
Making your own Henna Tattoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/G7UN/HTB0Y6N8/FC0G7UNHTB0Y6N8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/G7UN/HTB0Y6N8/FC0G7UNHTB0Y6N8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/G7UN/HTB0Y6N8/FC0G7UNHTB0Y6N8.SMALL.jpg lady0lulu Hello everyone and welcome to my instructable! Within this instructable I will be teaching you the basic skills to design and create your own Henna tattoo. Henna tattoos usually last for two weeks and can be applied as a paste. Before following this instructable you should consider talking to a derm...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:01:30 PDT
Pneumatic Multiplexer- 3d printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Multiplexer/
Pneumatic Multiplexer- 3d printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales What if you could control hundreds of outputs with just a few inputs? I am not talking about Charlieplexing, or at least not in the traditional electronic way. I am talking of doing this in a mechanical manner where the outputs could be pistons, valves, bladders... in one word, actuators. With this ...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 16:14:55 PDT
How to Make a 3D Layered Photograph with Epoxy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Layered-Photograph-with-Epoxy/
How to Make a 3D Layered Photograph with Epoxy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UA93/IA3VX5S2/FQAUA93IA3VX5S2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UA93/IA3VX5S2/FQAUA93IA3VX5S2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/UA93/IA3VX5S2/FQAUA93IA3VX5S2.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker I to show you how to make this 3D layered photograph of my dog. It involves taking 1 image, cutting out the background and making a print from that and another print from the foreground image. In this example I'm making the frame from scratch but you could easily take an existing frame and do this a...
By: Drunken Woodworker

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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:13:18 PDT
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Huge-Baymax-LED-Halftone-Wall-Art/
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SMALL.jpg Mr Hades A 2 ft x 3 ft floating piece of wall art, featuring 2 versions of Baymax, from the Disney movie Big Hero 6. There's a small version of Baymax without his armor, and then a large, halftoned version of Baymax in full armor. The entire design is LED backlit, using an RGB LED strip.The project is expect...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:08:07 PDT
LED-matrix on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-matrix-on-a-budget/
LED-matrix on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SMALL.jpg lmaywald A unique piece of furniture without spending a whole lot of money?! That is what i wanted to achive in this project. Also i am not completely unfamiliar with programming and electronics and ,like most of us do, i think that LEDs are just awesome, which is why i started this project. So without furth...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 15:50:24 PDT
Galaxy Scanner! (make planetary pictures at home) http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Scanner-make-planetary-pictures-at-home/
Galaxy Scanner! (make planetary pictures at home) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Time to break the ol' pulsars out of the basement, wormholes out of the craft drawer, planets out of storage, and supernovae out of the attic, because it's time to make a galaxy. As Carl Sagan once said, "We are star stuff which has taken its destiny into its own hands." So let's use those hands to ...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

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Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:39 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 rawdesignco 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
Strung Out Maps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Strung-Out-Maps/
Strung Out Maps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 Maps are the best. Combine them with some tools and a bit of software and you've got a winning combination of weekend fun. I've seen many cool examples of string art on Pinterest, Etsy, etc. and have been wanting to give it a shot.It was a rainy day, I had a huge stock of scrap wood, and I needed so...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:54:36 PDT