Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:36:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 "Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Burning Man Skills http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Man-Skills-2007/
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Thu, 6 Sep 2007 13:01:19 PDT
ACUnity Phantom Blade the paper built http://www.instructables.com/id/ACUnity-Phantom-Blade-the-paper-built/
ACUnity Phantom Blade the paper built - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Welcome to this paper Phantom Blade Instructable...Phantom blade, latest and perharps the deadliest weapon from the Ubisoft franchise Assassin's Creed. Fans including me would die for one. Unfortunately many fans around the globe can't own the official replica (toy) of hidden blade, due to shipping ...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:12:40 PDT
RFID Sound Triggers with the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Sound-Triggers-with-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:05:34 PDT
Comic Book Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Shoes/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:17:11 PDT
Perspective Drawing Grid http://www.instructables.com/id/Perspective-Drawing-Grid/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:15:13 PDT
How To Make Giant (Or Small) Candy-Dot Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Giant-Candy-Dot-Art/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 21:47:04 PDT
Getting Stoned http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Stoned/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:50:15 PDT
How to make Rain Drawings with NeverWet superhydrophobic coating http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Rain-Drawings-with-NeverWet-superhydro/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 21:24:16 PDT
How to Draw: For Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-For-Makers/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:32:29 PDT
Easy Koolaid Microwave Wool Dye Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Koolaid-Microwave-Wool-Dye-Technique/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2008 16:40:29 PDT
the stem lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/the-stem-lamp/
the stem lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/5SW0/HWNUBJ6S/F9C5SW0HWNUBJ6S.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Being able to cut my own empty beer bottles I wished to build something which takes advantage of that nice warm glass colour. A lamp took shape in my brain... The lampshades To see a simple way to cut a glass bottle you can read my previous instructable here. Actually there are many methods and y...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:01:32 PDT
Etch-a-Sketch LOGO - EASiLOGO http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-a-Sketch-LOGO-EASiLOGO/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:18:31 PDT
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Art-Instructable-Robot/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:59:55 PDT
Easy Garden Pagoda http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garden-Pagoda/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:25:16 PDT
Knit a Working Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-a-Working-Circuit-Board/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:16:41 PDT
Giant Wall Art, Almost Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Wall-Art-Almost-Free/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 14:00:13 PDT
Obedient Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Obedient-Wood/
Obedient Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/9CV0/HW3K7GRG/FP59CV0HW3K7GRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/9CV0/HW3K7GRG/FP59CV0HW3K7GRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/9CV0/HW3K7GRG/FP59CV0HW3K7GRG.SMALL.jpg ahirabyte A material study exploring how to make wood malleable and rigid at the same time.It was part of a bigger study - thinking about topographical visualization of a proposed architectural design (at scale), and being able to create models that not only help visualize an idea, but become pat of the ideat...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:29:44 PDT
IPad Etch-A-Sketch Dials http://www.instructables.com/id/IPad-Etch-A-Sketch-Dials/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 23:06:42 PDT
How To Make A Rotary Powered Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Rotary-Powered-Pump/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 13:43:18 PDT
3D Wooden Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Wooden-Portrait/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 08:44:54 PDT
Recycle Magazines--Collage Portaits http://www.instructables.com/id/Collage-Portait/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 15:37:19 PDT
Beetlejuice Concrete Art Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Beetlejuice-Concrete-Art-Chair/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 06:58:46 PDT
DIY PALLET WOOD TREE SHELF TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RECLAIMED-WOOD-TREE-SHELF-TUTORIAL/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 12:46:22 PDT
Make Art from a Photo, Print and Stretch your Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Art-from-a-Photo-Print-and-Stretch-your-Canva/
Make Art from a Photo, Print and Stretch your Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/6LRA/HV85O2IO/FMN6LRAHV85O2IO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/6LRA/HV85O2IO/FMN6LRAHV85O2IO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/6LRA/HV85O2IO/FMN6LRAHV85O2IO.SMALL.jpg alepalan This instructable will show how easy is to make creative artwork with Adobe Illustrator, print it on a Canvas, build a frame and stretch your canvas. Overall it is a simple process that should take you about 1-2 days from start to finish. WPAP Art The style I picked for my art-piece is calles WPA...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 16:08:57 PDT
Glow in the Dark lamp transition and other uses http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-lamp-transition-and-other-uses/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 08:40:03 PDT
Turn your office into a kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-office-into-a-kayak/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 07:11:25 PDT
Invisible Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-Wine-Rack/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 20:58:04 PDT
DIY RUSTIC PALLET WOOD SHELVES http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RUSTIC-PALLET-WOOD-SHELVES/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 15:25:19 PDT
My 100% DIY Wedding Build http://www.instructables.com/id/My-100-DIY-Wedding-Build/
My 100% DIY Wedding Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SMALL.jpg eternalblisked I thought it might be a good idea to upload my complete design package I did for a recent wedding as it was all 100% designed from top to bottom by myself DIY.I can't unfortunately give that many steps as it was all done using my design skills and photoshop but I can go into better detail and explan...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 09:31:40 PDT
One piece paper cutting art http://www.instructables.com/id/One-piece-paper-cutting-art/
One piece paper cutting art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/8KXB/HSYO13LA/FQA8KXBHSYO13LA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/8KXB/HSYO13LA/FQA8KXBHSYO13LA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/8KXB/HSYO13LA/FQA8KXBHSYO13LA.SMALL.jpg Quang Vinh Basically, this one piece of A4 paper. It's only cut out and glue together, no order piece is added. It's my first time trying this project so I design a simple one. Sadly, I don't know how to draw the template on computer so you will have to draw them yourself (if you want to make them). I will put...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:16:14 PDT
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Change-Floating-Photo-Wall/
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SMALL.jpg pcmofo I'm a part-time professional photographer and I love taking pictures! Sometimes I work really hard to take an idea in my head and turn it into a finished picture. Like everyone else, I share my pictures online with friends and family, but I really want to display some of my images at home.  Typical...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:52:05 PDT
Art Collectors Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Collectors-Cabinet/
Art Collectors Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/O3C1/HUHT1FSO/F1DO3C1HUHT1FSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/O3C1/HUHT1FSO/F1DO3C1HUHT1FSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/O3C1/HUHT1FSO/F1DO3C1HUHT1FSO.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge Whenever you collect or create art, there soon comes a point where there is no more place in the house to display the collection. With many decorative items its good advise to cluster in groups, but with many pieces of art that doesn't work. Each piece needs a place of its own. To accommodate a few ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 03:48:46 PDT
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-pac-n-go-Chair/
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SMALL.jpg cahelming A chair designed for functionality, affordability, out door comfort, and easily disassembled for storage. More importantly it can be fabricated out of a limited amount of materials and tools. TOOLS: - Drill with 1/2" drill bit- - Jig Saw with wood saw blade - Clamps - Router with 1/2" di...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:20:08 PDT
LED Aqua Bead Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Aqua-Bead-Nightlight/
LED Aqua Bead Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/XUDW/HUBWO7HN/FC5XUDWHUBWO7HN.SMALL.jpg Kamisha King This is a quick tutorial on how to make a beginner LED Nightlight.  I originally made this for my little brother to help keep the monsters at bay. Materials Large Tube Small Tube LED Lights Wire (anything conductive) Pipe Cap (fits over large tube) Lilypad Arduino Aqua Beads (glass shards, water,...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:13:17 PDT
Wooden french curves - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-french-curves/
Wooden french curves - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/PDIF/HUBWN38A/FYVPDIFHUBWN38A.SMALL.jpg workislove In this instructable I'll show you how I made a set of wooden french curves using the scroll saw at Techshop's wood shop. French curves are very handy drafting tools, and for woodworkers they are great to have around the shop to lay out simple and attractive free-form curves on projects. I've bough...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:27:09 PDT
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Ingredient-Edible-Finger-Paints/
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An easy recipe for edible, washable, and fun finger paint for kids and adults alike. Kids and especially young kids, love to explore the world through touch and taste. Finger paints were an excellent invention, allowing youngsters to create art, explore colors, and get messy. The problem? Paint can...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:56:04 PDT
Quilted Nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilted-Nails/
Quilted Nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EZ3K/HU1RULEY/FOIEZ3KHU1RULEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EZ3K/HU1RULEY/FOIEZ3KHU1RULEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EZ3K/HU1RULEY/FOIEZ3KHU1RULEY.SMALL.jpg rainbowmintcupcakes Quilted blankets and handbags are a bit hard to make, but quilted nails are really easy! You don't need any stripping tape or anything to make these gorgeous nail designs. :) Materials • Nail polish colour of your choice• Top coat• Plastic Tooth Floss (for quilting!)• Nail Glitter (or just sparkl...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:03:03 PDT
Great Green Concept: Find FREE stuff for any project (using Freecycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-FREE-stuff-for-any-project/
Great Green Concept: Find FREE stuff for any project (using Freecycle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SMALL.jpg Squirrelfriend Got an idea for a project? Don't have the cash to get all the supplies. Here is a great resource I have found to be useful for getting just about any project material you need for free. This resorce is called Freecycle.What is Freecycle?The Freecycle Network" is made up of 4,610 groups with 5,839,00...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 15:17:26 PDT
Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-7-8/
Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y7I8/HTTU8YR6/FZ4Y7I8HTTU8YR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y7I8/HTTU8YR6/FZ4Y7I8HTTU8YR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Y7I8/HTTU8YR6/FZ4Y7I8HTTU8YR6.SMALL.jpg tseevers These are all made from Ostrich Eggshell. The are carved using a ultra high-speed tool called the Sho fu. The Coloring on the eggshell are gilding powders, and palladium. The elk and Daffodils are also ostrich eggshell cut away from the egg and set into a shadow box. It take up to 3 months to comple...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:42:49 PDT
Chainmaille 101: Weaves a Plenty http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainmaille-101-Weaves-a-Plenty/
Chainmaille 101: Weaves a Plenty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/9LQS/HTX5JPL5/FWW9LQSHTX5JPL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/9LQS/HTX5JPL5/FWW9LQSHTX5JPL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/9LQS/HTX5JPL5/FWW9LQSHTX5JPL5.SMALL.jpg maxumx This small i guess small instructable will cover a few basic weaves some intermediate and a advanced or two.Critical things you need to have and know before starting.One: Tools, You will need pliers to open and close ringsTwo: The Color Key, this key is used throught this instructableRed: The ring(s...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:48:46 PDT
Stain glass earrings! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-glass-earings/
Stain glass earrings! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/AMIX/HTWIDR4W/FIUAMIXHTWIDR4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/AMIX/HTWIDR4W/FIUAMIXHTWIDR4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/AMIX/HTWIDR4W/FIUAMIXHTWIDR4W.SMALL.jpg Naren_Murali Hi there this time i will show you how to make your own stain glass earrings for only 1$ a pair. This is a fairly easy tutorial but the glass cutting can be dangerous. You can get it cut from a glass maker and get it polished for the finish to be even better! This is done by my mother not me :) I...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:33:52 PDT
Water Bottle Sheath (Klean Kanteen) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Sheath-Klean-Kanteen/
Water Bottle Sheath (Klean Kanteen) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/UU6U/HTRVI672/F8PUU6UHTRVI672.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/UU6U/HTRVI672/F8PUU6UHTRVI672.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/UU6U/HTRVI672/F8PUU6UHTRVI672.SMALL.jpg rimamonsta I don't know about you, but I don't drink enough water. I also know that carrying a water bottle isn't for everyone. But you have to admit, if you do carry one, you are likely to drink more water than someone who doesn't. Pretty obvious right? These days, we are lucky, anyone who is reading this i...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 13:31:00 PDT
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ramen-Stand-A-Portable-Modular-Reconfigurable-/
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SMALL.jpg OahuMakerspace Portable Workstations are useful for many groups of people. For campers, they're called Chuck Boxes. For the military and Ham radio folks, they're called Field Desks. We've taken to calling this one the Ramen Stand. It looks sort of like a ramen stand or hot dog cart when it's folded up.  At the ma...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:01:00 PDT
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Crystals-3D-Data-Visualizations-from-Open-Dat/
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SMALL.jpg scottkildall One of my projects while a resident artist at Autodesk has been to create "Data Crystals" —  3D prints that I algorithmically generate using data as input. I design these 3D data visualizations for aesthetics over legibility and they show off what can be done with code and 3D printing. I've finishe...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:18:05 PDT
how to make 3 dots http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-3-dots/
how to make 3 dots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0R14/HTOUF54X/FST0R14HTOUF54X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0R14/HTOUF54X/FST0R14HTOUF54X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/0R14/HTOUF54X/FST0R14HTOUF54X.SMALL.jpg ssrs The 3 dots bundle is very helpful when you don't know what to say. let's see how to create it! First, get a pencil of the color of your choice You have to know before how to use a pencil First contact you need to put in contact your pencil and the paper on which you want to create the 3 dots....
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 08:51:28 PDT
Make Jewelry From Computer Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Jewelry-From-Computer-Parts/
Make Jewelry From Computer Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/JT9E/HT9B0565/FYUJT9EHT9B0565.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/JT9E/HT9B0565/FYUJT9EHT9B0565.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/JT9E/HT9B0565/FYUJT9EHT9B0565.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos The easiest way to make interesting and unique jewelry is to use uncommon materials. One source of materials that often goes overlooked is a computer. Inside a computer you can find a wide array of objects that can make a compelling piece of jewelry. Since computers are constantly updating, it i...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 04:02:09 PDT
Orthopedics' Business Card Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Orthopedics-Business-Card-Holder/
Orthopedics' Business Card Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7D4S/HTB0X9O5/FR17D4SHTB0X9O5.SMALL.jpg cahelming True artists allow inspiration to come in any form and through any discipline. As an Artist (Educator), I'm thankful my family chose other career paths. This pushes my thinking and creating by discovering their ways of living and thinking. This idea came while raking my brain for a birthday gif...
By: cahelming

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:54:15 PDT
A Peace Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Peace-Chain/
A Peace Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/6CW1/HTHKFPTQ/FWE6CW1HTHKFPTQ.SMALL.jpg joepeace I want to use my art to make the world a better place. My work 'A Peace Chain' symbolically connects its participants and promotes the idea that each individual seeking their own inner peace contributes to world peace. It is 'A Peace Chain' for a peace chain reaction! A Peace Chain consists of p...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 23:11:35 PDT
How to Succesfully Rick Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Succesfully-Rick-Roll/
How to Succesfully Rick Roll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/YMO0/FPIUQOJF/F23YMO0FPIUQOJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/YMO0/FPIUQOJF/F23YMO0FPIUQOJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/YMO0/FPIUQOJF/F23YMO0FPIUQOJF.SMALL.jpg cd41 I had to Do it! Somebody Had to do it! This instructable will teach even you lowly newb/noob of the internet forums how to Rick Roll well.First Instructable so be gentle. History of The Rick Roll (And the Unknown Meaning) To Rick Roll successfully you must know what it isA Rick Roll is providing ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 06:58:32 PST