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Image Transfer to Wood. Make Crystals - How to Make Crystals. Learn how to make crystals.

Make Crystals - How to Make Crystals

This is a collection of easy crystal growing recipes, with photos of what the crystals look like and tips for how to make your crystals a success. Sugar Crystals or Rock Candy Anne Helmenstine Rock candy or sugar crystals are especially good to grow because you can eat the finished crystals! The basic recipe for these crystals is: 3 cups sugar 1 cup boiling water You can add food coloring or flavoring to the liquid, if you want. 231365_700b.jpg (700×2214) The world's most awesome igloo.

Pegman vs.

The world's most awesome igloo.

Clippy. SCORE 141 Clever wall art. SCORE 125 When the queen shows up to your wedding. When doctors become teachers. Turn Your Smokes into an iPad Stylus, Plus 4 More Super Simple DIY Styli. Turn Your Smokes into an iPad Stylus, Plus 4 More Super Simple DIY Styli Fingers are very useful for many things in life—but fingers get dirty.

Turn Your Smokes into an iPad Stylus, Plus 4 More Super Simple DIY Styli

With most smartphone and tablets using touchscreen technology, our fingers have become our greatest technological asset. But if you want to keep your phone or tablet from looking like this: Then you can try some of these awesome and easy DIY styluses. The Smoker's Stylus. Learn how to Mod Podge. Woodworking Projects for Beginners.

For the Home / Make your own hemp lanterns. Notebook from old Floppy Disks. A beautiful chandelier. Tee se itse -valas. You can find the tutorial in English here.

Tee se itse -valas

ETA in February 2012: Hi! Nice of you to stop by! There will eventually be an English translation of this tutorial, so please have some patience:) In the meanwhile, I'm sorry to put up this disclaimer: It's OK to link back to this post, but it is not OK to copy all the photos and the tutorial, or translate it to another another language. Posting this as your own creation is even worse. Ja mainittakoon sama myös suomeksi: valaitten ompelu omaan käyttöön tai lahjaksi on OK, mutta kaupallinen käyttö ja kopiointi on kielletty. Denimvalaan ohjeesta tuli useampikin kysely, mikä ilahdutti kovin ja kauhistutti vielä enemmän – en nimittäin tule kovin hyvin juttuun ohjeitten kanssa. Valaaseen tarvitaan laje vanhoista farkuista, pikkutiplu sinistä puuvillaa silmiä varten, täytevanua, ompelukone, lankaa ja hiukan kärsivällisyyttä. Aloitetaan leikkaamalla farkunlahkeista valaan selkäpalat (2 kpl), vatsapuoli (2 kpl), pyrstö (2 kpl) ja evät (4 kpl). Make a scrying mirror.

Now here's a very odd but simple project that doesn't involve electronics at all, but has a very delicious element of darkness to it in more ways than one.

Make a scrying mirror.

It's a scrying mirror. Basically a black mirror used to focus (or defocus) the mind to perceive images often perceived as spiritual. Have you ever laid in a dark room and gradually seen random images like people or portals into other places? Not everyone has this experience and it may be linked to forms of autism where the dream world leaks into waking vision. It happens to me, and I'll admit that in the past it used to be a bit scary at times.

This project carries a risk of cuts from sharp glass, noxious paint fumes, alienation of religious friends and the possibility of opening a portal through which demons might possess your very soul. Here are the materials we will need for this project. We start by removing the glass carefully from the picture frame. How To Make Bubble Paper/Art. Hand me a paintbrush and a piece of paper, and I’ll start to hyperventilate.

How To Make Bubble Paper/Art

It’s not the paper that does it. It’s the paintbrush. This means I’ll try just about anything to create original paper/art images using just about anything BUT a paintbrush. This latest experiment involved a bottle of bubbles and black ink. Cubeecraft - Free Papercraft Toys. Mini Papercraft. 3D animated origami instructions to make a peace crane, flapping bird, and football shirt. 25 Cool Ideas To Display Family Photos On Your Walls. Family portrait by Lori Andrews (via designcrushblog) We all have family photos that we love.

25 Cool Ideas To Display Family Photos On Your Walls

Most of them live well in photo albums but the best of them could and should be displayed throughout the house. It’s one of those things that add a personal touch of coziness to any interior decor. Besides, nowadays there are so many cool ways to display them that your family photos could even become a real design element. Some time ago we’ve already shown you a bunch of cool ideas how you can hang your photos and art in creative ways. Displaying pictures could be challenging but we can and will make the process more easy for you. Mixed and matched family photos Family photo heart display. How to Make Your Own Tablet Case. After Travis bought me a Kindle Fire HD for Valentine’s Day (this was interesting to me because we have NEVER given presents on V-day so I’m assuming this was secretly for him…), I immediately started researching options for accessories.

How to Make Your Own Tablet Case

I quickly noticed that all the cute cases were for ipads (as always) and anything that would fit the kindle had the one-size-fits all look and was meant for any tablet. How to Make a Shiny Dorodango Mud Ball. Folding Instructioon: Night Hawk.