Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:45:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 My Tools & Materials for Paper Engineering & Papercraft Design http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Tools-Materials-for-Paper-Engineering-Papercraf/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:13:03 PDT
Horizons: Site-specific Perspectival Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Horizons-Site-specific-Perspectival-Art-Installati/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:32:25 PDT
Big Stainless Steel Sculpture: Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Stainless-Steel-Sculpture-Part-2/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:50:11 PDT
Big Stainless Steel Sculpture: Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Stainless-Steel-Sculpture-Part-1/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:42:13 PDT
Nature Watercolour Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Watercolour-Paint/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:19 PDT
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Suite-Bros-Voice-Activated-LED-Friendship-/
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SMALL.jpg thechlobro I met the best suite mates in college - Kevin and Briton(and partner-in-crime, Abbie). Now, I'm off to the next stage of my life, so I decided to build this friendship photoset for Kevin and Briton to remember our golden era. We called ourselves: "The Suite Bros". This project is actually an extensi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:58:16 PDT
Sputnik Scultpure http://www.instructables.com/id/Sputnik-Scultpure/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:26:29 PDT
Seurat Inspired Pointillism Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Seurat-Inspired-Pointillism-Painting/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:26:00 PDT
Learning Unit - Air http://www.instructables.com/id/Learning-Unit-Air/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:57:22 PDT
TEMPERA PAINT http://www.instructables.com/id/TEMPRA-PAINT-Hidden-Images/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:08:05 PDT
DVD: Cover Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/DVD-Cover-Replacement/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:45:15 PDT
Abstract Decorative Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Abstract-Decorative-Painting/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:51:04 PDT
Telephone Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Telephone-Box/
Telephone Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/TQLA/HZ5DQZ6I/FVFTQLAHZ5DQZ6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/TQLA/HZ5DQZ6I/FVFTQLAHZ5DQZ6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/TQLA/HZ5DQZ6I/FVFTQLAHZ5DQZ6I.SMALL.jpg gviola hello everybody! i'm going to show you how i have created my project, I transformed my bedroom door into an english telephone box. this project is pretty easy to do, i hope you'll appreciate it. Materials what you need: -red, white and black acrylic paint-cutter -permanent markers -masking tape...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:52:02 PDT
Paint a Galaxy in 30 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Galaxy-in-30-Minutes/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:09:16 PDT
Dremel Art Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Art-Carving/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:53:26 PDT
Love Story http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Story/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:25:41 PDT
Word art trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-art-trivet/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:15:16 PDT
Custom Xperia Z1 back glass with wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Xperia-Z1-back-glass-with-wood/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:57:59 PDT
Introduction to MEL Scripting in Maya: 3D Fractals http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-MEL-Scripting-in-Maya-3D-Fractals/
Introduction to MEL Scripting in Maya: 3D Fractals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/5WUT/HYZX91NB/FFC5WUTHYZX91NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/5WUT/HYZX91NB/FFC5WUTHYZX91NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/5WUT/HYZX91NB/FFC5WUTHYZX91NB.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali Maya is a very powerful tool for creating 3D animations and motion graphics. You can model, texture, light, animate, and render within the same environment. Maya's visual interface is powerful and deep. It allows people to build very complex scenes and animations. But sometimes, using Maya's visual ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:11:50 PDT
Spin Art Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Art-Machine/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:23:12 PDT
Doodle: A Cupcake, Hotdog, & Flip Flops (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Doodle-A-Cupcake-Hotdog-Flip-Flops-Video/
Doodle: A Cupcake, Hotdog, & Flip Flops (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/9DKA/HYY8KGH2/FS79DKAHYY8KGH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/9DKA/HYY8KGH2/FS79DKAHYY8KGH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/9DKA/HYY8KGH2/FS79DKAHYY8KGH2.SMALL.jpg Bits4Bots Hi, Nami Mura Doodles here. In this video clip you will watch me doodle summer. These are some of my favorite things about summer. I've included some fun facts I bet you didn't know!I'm new on YouTube please subscribe to my channel for more great doodles!
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:40:39 PDT
Doodle: A Backpack, Dolphin & Mushroom Using Microsoft Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Doodle-Using-Microsoft-Paint/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:39:56 PDT
Ambient Occlusion Rendering in Maya http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambient-Occlusion-Rendering-in-Maya/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:08:29 PDT
How to draw a winged fox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-draw-a-winged-fox/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:23:22 PDT
DIY Arashi Shibori http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arashi-Shibori/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:31:20 PDT
Elsa FROZEN Nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Elsa-FROZEN-Nails/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 07:33:28 PDT
Engraved Acrylic with LED Lights at MauiMakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Engraved-Acrylic-with-LED-Lights-at-MauiMakers/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:25:57 PDT
How to make a LANscape http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-LANscape/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:25:06 PDT
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-5x5-giant-art-from-shower-curtain/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:35:17 PDT
Manga (female head) http://www.instructables.com/id/Manga-female-head/
Manga (female head) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ANSK/HYR3EP5Q/FP6ANSKHYR3EP5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ANSK/HYR3EP5Q/FP6ANSKHYR3EP5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ANSK/HYR3EP5Q/FP6ANSKHYR3EP5Q.SMALL.jpg struth novo Manga can be hard and complicated if you play it by ear, but becomes much easier if you follow these ten simple steps. These steps can be paired with any hairstyle or coloring. Draw A Circle You may want to use a cup to outline Mark The Lines Where The Features Go You must draw four horizont...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:29:33 PDT
Spirit Animal Stickers http://www.instructables.com/id/Spirit-Animal-Stickers/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:26:08 PDT
A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell as Sweet http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Rose-By-Any-Other-Name-Would-Smell-as-Sweet/
A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell as Sweet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WKLV/HYNYOQZR/FAVWKLVHYNYOQZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WKLV/HYNYOQZR/FAVWKLVHYNYOQZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WKLV/HYNYOQZR/FAVWKLVHYNYOQZR.SMALL.jpg Mary KateR my goal is to show you how to draw or paint a rose well- even if you are art-challenged- as many of us can be. thanks for taking the time to view this. Step 1- The Rosebud -paint 2 curved lines that meet at the bottom to form an incomplete slightly curved triangle Step 2- The Rosebud Continued ...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:32:39 PDT
Nevr-Dull Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Nevr-Dull-Art/
Nevr-Dull Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/S000/HYO8K6W1/F9YS000HYO8K6W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/S000/HYO8K6W1/F9YS000HYO8K6W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/S000/HYO8K6W1/F9YS000HYO8K6W1.SMALL.jpg tcolo'n Hey, guys! I'm back with my second Instructable! First off, I'd like to say that I feel very welcomed here! Okay, Nevr-Dull is a polish for chrome. However, today I'm going to show you that it's original application is nothing compared to what you can really do with it. Unfortunately, you may need t...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 14:15:24 PDT
Watercolor Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Watercolor-Painting/
Watercolor Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/AXMX/HYQDV4MQ/FOGAXMXHYQDV4MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/AXMX/HYQDV4MQ/FOGAXMXHYQDV4MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/AXMX/HYQDV4MQ/FOGAXMXHYQDV4MQ.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano This is a large 20"x24" Sakura ink drawing I did on Arches paper. The detail on the fish was created using Zentangle. When the drawing was finished I painted my summer fishes using Grumbacher watercolors.
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 09:19:17 PDT
Modular Display Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Display-System/
Modular Display Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/74A4/HYOXXLAD/FKE74A4HYOXXLAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/74A4/HYOXXLAD/FKE74A4HYOXXLAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/74A4/HYOXXLAD/FKE74A4HYOXXLAD.SMALL.jpg Andrew Wade To build your basic display frame -- the pegboard easel -- you'll need a short list of items from the hardware store. Keep in mind that experimentation with different sizes and proportions is very welcome! In fact, it may suit your purpose even better. The dimensions here simply worked best for my u...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 13:55:34 PDT
Give your PC tower a new look! http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-your-PC-tower-a-new-look/
Give your PC tower a new look! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SMALL.jpg Unprecedented One of the most important aspects of your computer is it's case: your case not only holds everything together it also protects the delicate hardware inside from electrical and physical interference. Your PC's case can be small or big, strictly functional or extravagant. I'm writing this Instructable...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 20:31:54 PDT
DIY 4 City Large Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-4-City-Large-Wall-Art/
DIY 4 City Large Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0B30/HYY8KF18/FX70B30HYY8KF18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0B30/HYY8KF18/FX70B30HYY8KF18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0B30/HYY8KF18/FX70B30HYY8KF18.SMALL.jpg ErmanosMedia Found Out How To Make This DIY Wall Art!Support me by watching the Video on Youtube.CLICK HERE TO WATCH: http://bit.ly/X9LhWqIf you like this video:Share, LIKE or SUBSCRIBE to our channel ErmanosMedia. Thank you. All you needed to make this wall art: 1) Printer,2) Scissor,3) Glue stick,4) paper 5...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 18:47:38 PDT
How to Cut Grip Tape Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Grip-Tape-Art/
How to Cut Grip Tape Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DU51/HYJ0QHMC/FMVDU51HYJ0QHMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DU51/HYJ0QHMC/FMVDU51HYJ0QHMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DU51/HYJ0QHMC/FMVDU51HYJ0QHMC.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk This Instructable is an extension of our 55" Longboard Dancer tutorial where we demonstrated the process involved with laminating a board longer than the standard 48" long skateboard veneers. In that tutorial you may have noticed that the top side of the deck had a unique grip tape pattern... well, ...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 12:31:43 PDT
Faux Stone Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stone-Painting/
Faux Stone Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/M7BK/HYHGC24Q/FETM7BKHYHGC24Q.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design When I replaced my ancient one piece range with new appliances I was left with a big swath of unfinished drywall. Looking at my options and not liking most of them, I decided to paint a faux stone wall. I'm pretty happy with the result, and even more important, so is my family. Before You Paint A...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 17:54:01 PDT
woodcarving using a router http://www.instructables.com/id/woodcarving-using-a-router/
woodcarving using a router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/XQ9V/HYHGB3UD/F7MXQ9VHYHGB3UD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/XQ9V/HYHGB3UD/F7MXQ9VHYHGB3UD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/XQ9V/HYHGB3UD/F7MXQ9VHYHGB3UD.SMALL.jpg buck2217 Just a quick "ible" about using your router to make decorative pics and presentartion plaques.The two "fish" ones are on my swimming pool fence and the other was as a leaving gift for a guy at work, I will use that to demonstrate as I took some step by step pics when I was doing itTool and Materials...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 15:18:41 PDT
From ordinary rock, to cool paperweight http://www.instructables.com/id/From-ordinary-rock-to-cool-paperweight/
From ordinary rock, to cool paperweight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/O1U5/HYHGAMYY/FKZO1U5HYHGAMYY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/O1U5/HYHGAMYY/FKZO1U5HYHGAMYY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/O1U5/HYHGAMYY/FKZO1U5HYHGAMYY.SMALL.jpg rhernand64 If you have some interesting rocks you find on trips or just when you take a walk. Why not make a nice paperweight for you or as a gift. I painted this for my "Hulk loving " son awhile back. Easy and you can paint whatever is near and dear to the recipients heart. Simple tools needed All you ne...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 14:41:15 PDT
Minecraft Pixel Mushroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Pixel-Mushroom/
Minecraft Pixel Mushroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9D9E/HYFNX0AY/F4B9D9EHYFNX0AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9D9E/HYFNX0AY/F4B9D9EHYFNX0AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9D9E/HYFNX0AY/F4B9D9EHYFNX0AY.SMALL.jpg loompiggytutorials Hey everyone! I was inspired to do something different today... I wanted to make pixel art in Minecraft! After searching and searching for the perfect thing to build, I found a picture of a Super Mario mushroom. I thought that this was so cute and that I absolutely had to make it, and so I did. And ...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:58:39 PDT
Doodle Art - Viscera Phantasma http://www.instructables.com/id/Doodle-Art-Viscera-Phantasma/
Doodle Art - Viscera Phantasma - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/WN1C/HYFNTRJZ/FNMWN1CHYFNTRJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/WN1C/HYFNTRJZ/FNMWN1CHYFNTRJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/WN1C/HYFNTRJZ/FNMWN1CHYFNTRJZ.SMALL.jpg doodleaddicted Doodling has been proven to be therapeutic for all ages. Let your perfectionism go and get lost in the repetitive nature of it. Look for inspiration in every day objects, fabric patterns, nature and online by searching for doodle art, zentangle and pen and ink.In this lesson, learn how to create a d...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 14:13:06 PDT
bottled artworks http://www.instructables.com/id/bottled-artworks/
bottled artworks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/6XGR/HYFNRT1V/F8F6XGRHYFNRT1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/6XGR/HYFNRT1V/F8F6XGRHYFNRT1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/6XGR/HYFNRT1V/F8F6XGRHYFNRT1V.SMALL.jpg artwork247 It all started with a Sauce Bottle. I painted it to make a flower vase but then ended up in making an african girl. Loved it and continued ............. I hope my "Mother MARY" is innovative and promotes the idea of RRR (Reduce, Reuse & Recycle). If you love this idea too..................VOTE for ...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:53:00 PDT
Ceramic sculpt: nesting Plover http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceramic-sculpt-nesting-Plover/
Ceramic sculpt: nesting Plover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/50S1/HYFNRAZK/F4W50S1HYFNRAZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/50S1/HYFNRAZK/F4W50S1HYFNRAZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/50S1/HYFNRAZK/F4W50S1HYFNRAZK.SMALL.gif CliftonSears Constructing a nest, eggs, and Piping Plover using the principle of letting the clay turn leather hard so it can support the weight of the next addition. The base These little birds make their nest by simply creating a shallow depression in the sand.I used a low firing, white sculpture clay for t...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 05:19:10 PDT
The Manhattan Project: A mechanical cocktail mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Manhattan-Project-A-mechanical-cocktail-mixer/
The Manhattan Project: A mechanical cocktail mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/BM5N/HYE5SAK4/FVMBM5NHYE5SAK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/BM5N/HYE5SAK4/FVMBM5NHYE5SAK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/BM5N/HYE5SAK4/FVMBM5NHYE5SAK4.SMALL.jpg tinkertinker The seed for this project was the desire to mechanically measure specific amounts of liquid in a way that was both adjustable and easy to clean. In the past, I have used measured pour spouts on cocktail machines, and they work fine, but they are not adjustable and occasionally they just stop working...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 14:32:49 PDT
How to Sketch Simple Cartoon / Comic Characters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sketch-Simple-Cartoon-Comic-Characters/
How to Sketch Simple Cartoon / Comic Characters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/DFH9/HYL0NA1P/FWBDFH9HYL0NA1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/DFH9/HYL0NA1P/FWBDFH9HYL0NA1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/DFH9/HYL0NA1P/FWBDFH9HYL0NA1P.SMALL.jpg ianbates1 Welcome to 'How to Sketch Simple Cartoon / Comic Characters. This 'able is for those people who have funny ideas for cartoons but perhaps are frustrated because they feel they can't draw. There are lots of books out there on cartooning & character drawing but I'm hoping this will be a much more simp...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 10:46:09 PDT
Juarez - El Paso LittleBits Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Juarez-El-Paso-LittleBits-Train/
Juarez - El Paso LittleBits Train - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z163/HYAE7BAA/FC3Z163HYAE7BAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z163/HYAE7BAA/FC3Z163HYAE7BAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/Z163/HYAE7BAA/FC3Z163HYAE7BAA.SMALL.jpg victorjavierfernandez This instructables will go over how I made a showcase of the cities that I most like - Ciudad Juarez in Mexico, and El Paso, TX in the US - and how I used different LittleBits modules to make it work. The showcase has a button at the side that connect to the arduino LittleBits module that basically ...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:22:03 PDT
Huge Knex Walker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Knex-Walker/
Huge Knex Walker. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/N6ZW/HYAE7XI6/FFJN6ZWHYAE7XI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/N6ZW/HYAE7XI6/FFJN6ZWHYAE7XI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/N6ZW/HYAE7XI6/FFJN6ZWHYAE7XI6.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone. I'm proud to show you my first Knex Walker. It's 103cm long and 71cm wide. It has 32 legs and has about 4250 pieces. All the legs have the same design as Theo Jansen's strand beast but it doesn't work with the power of the wind but with a 16v motor. I'm sorry for not making any instruc...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:00:35 PDT
Trash to Artistic Treasure with House Paint! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-Artistic-Treasure-with-House-Paint/
Trash to Artistic Treasure with House Paint! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SMALL.jpg paleogirl This is a really great way to get rid of a tiny bit of leftover indoor house paint, match your decor, and let the kids have some fun if you're inclined. The better news is that it can be applied to just about ANYTHING if you have the right glue. It can be put on plastic (which we're doing here bec...
By: paleogirl

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:24:00 PDT