Geometric Toy. Tutorials. December 2010. Here are a couple of cards I made just before Christmas, but am only just getting around to showing.
They both use images from Fairydoodler and papers from The Clipart Fairy. The first one is my entry to Fairydoodlers latest challenge, using her freebie image, her digi stamps are gorgeous, make sure you pop over and check them out. I coloured the image with water colour pencils, unfortunately I'm not brilliant at the whole colouring in thing and intend to spend some time this coming year learning how to be better, especially as Santa brought me all those Aquamarkers.
The paper and letter J came from the Rose collection on Clipart Fairy's Modern Heritage Double CD Rom, which is full of elegant papers, alphabets, inserts, ideas and tutorials. Tutorials and Patterns. Mommy McCrafty - Tutorials, Sewing Patterns, and Free Downloads. Robertsabuda. Yoojinkim-marie_antoinette.jpg (JPEG Image, 594x10184 pixels) Mechanisms & automata Physics Toys, Tricks and Teasers. The Frugal Physicist's Demo Collection,by Donald E.
Simanek Fun projects you can build from everyday materials at small expense. The web has many sites featuring easy-to-make physics toys, and many books of them may be purchased. In this document I feature curious and puzzling items that are not so well known, and some of my own invention. Some of these are not exactly clear-cut demos of physics principles, but are fun things to do. [May, 2004] Students best understand light spectra when they can do hands-on investigation of spectra of common light sources. The Geissler tubes are rather expensive now, must be handled with care, and have limited useful lifetime.
Direct visual observation of light sources through a diffraction grating cannot resolve fine details of the spectra, because of the angular breadth of the source. Fortunately there is an easy way around these problems. The figure shows the method. A grating, G, is placed before the observer's eye. Exposure. Secret. The reason. Designoriginals123's Channel BeyondBracelets's Channel Maths2art: using art to teach maths ~ Using maths to create art. Form-A-Lines stitching card patterns delivered by download. Stitching Cards. Create beautiful handmade greetings cards with prick and stitch embroidery on paper patterns. How to make a Beaded Owl. Npatroni's Channel Learn Macrame. Learn Macrame is a knot gallery of detailed instructions for tying a variety of basic as well as unique knots.
You should use scrap pieces of material and practice each of these decorative knots individually. The decorative knots found in most Macrame patterns are listed below. Just click on the images of the knots you want to learn. The step-by-step process, with photos, will come up in a new window. To learn Macrame properly, I recommend that beginners practice all the basic knots, which are labeled Basic or Vintage above the image. How to Tie a Pretzel Knot aka Carrick Bend for Hemp Jewelry
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Making your own paper is fun, easy, and a delightful project for the weekends. Sand – Creative Mixing and Sand Pictures (Weekly Unplugged Project) This week’s Unplugged Project theme of sand was inspired by the giant pile of sand that we have near our swing set.
We had it brought it in to spread around the swing set area to soften the crash zone and also to control weeds. I thought my children would have a lovely time spreading the sand nicely throughout the area. Wrong. My children have a lovely time playing on the pile of sand and don’t want it spread out! Oh well, for now we will leave it as is. Broadcast Yourself. Basics. My Daily Bead Jewelry Making Ideas and Tutorials Other Projects in this Blog.
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We finally did it and it was so fun! Ocean – Sandpaper Transfers (Weekly Unplugged Project) This week’s Unplugged Project theme was ocean.
Not having anything in mind when I chose the theme (it was the first thing that popped into my head as I wrote last week’s post), I decided we should try an art technique that I have been wanting to experiment with for some time. Well, my plans fell through a bit. The two oldest were invited to a sleepover tonight and the little one needed to go to bed, so I decided to go solo on this week’s Unplugged Project.
Fluffy – Pom Poms for Peace (Weekly Unplugged Project) This week’s Unplugged Project theme (fluffy) was not premeditated, it just popped into my head. I wanted an adventure this week so I thought long and hard all week about what to do. Cotton balls? Ordinary. Dryer lint? Flammable. Unplug Your Kids - Part 4. The theme for this week’s Unplugged Project was homemade.
My children had been asking me recently about saltwater taffy, wanting to know what it was. I decided we should try to make some homemade taffy and have a taffy pull! Well, as the title of my post suggests, this was not a tremendous success, but I am not giving up! I think I know what went wrong and am planning on trying again one of these days, so stay tuned for the post: “Taffy Part 2 – Perfect Taffy!” I found a basic taffy recipe here, at this wonderful website: Science of Cooking.
Square – Picture Frame Loom (Weekly Unplugged Project) The theme for this week’s Unplugged Project was square, an unpremeditated choice on my part.
While at Walmart the other day I saw $2.00, 8″ x 10″ oak picture frames, and had a random thought. I wondered if it would be possible to turn a picture frame into a loom. Unplug Your Kids - Part 11. Mmmmm… cupcakes.
Looks good, doesn’t it? This photo is quite deceptive. HouseholdHacker's Channel Scientific Tuesdays - Make your own Chemical Creature! Silenced Geisha and Monkey Brains. Artist Mozart Guerra creates sculptures with foam or polystyrene and covers each one essentially with rope. Notes about Guerra (from bio): Born in Recife, Brazil, in 1962, Mozart studied architecture at University Federal of Pernambuco and obtained his degree in 1986. He worked as a set designer for theatre, cinema, and TV in Brazil while developing in parallel his work as a sculptor.Mozart has been living and working in Paris since 1992 and has taken part in several individual and collective exhibits in art saloons and art galleries in Brazil, France, Canada, Germany, Belgium, Portugal, Spain, Luxemburg and Italy.
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Some of the artists featured here use simple materials, such as A4 printing papeel, while others resort to unexpected materials, such as actual books, as their prime materials. In this article, we’ll take a look at 13 remarkable artists and showcase their truly amazing pieces of paper art. Non-Trashy Recycled and Trash Art. Artists are usually ahead of the curve when it comes to being green.
The artists featured here exclusively use recycled and/or trash to make pieces of contemporary art. These artists practice the art of “upcycling”, or literally turning everyday trash into creative treasures. The Beauty of Paper Art - Smashing Magazine. Elodole's Photostream. Kekremsi's Photostream.
Masters of Paper Art and Paper Sculptures, Part II. Over time, people have been using ordinary things revolving around us to create something unusual out of it and for example a very basic material such as paper. You may assume that papers in connection with arts is only restricted to drawings, sketch, or something creative like origami but those are understatement because there are plenty more that paper master can create by just using papers. Paper sculptor is an artwork created by shaping or combining different types of papers that needs a great precision. Unlike origami, paper sculptures are made of several pieces of paper instead of one and for once, paper is the subject and everything else are tools. Okakuku's Channel Barbabellaatje's Channel Easycutpopup's Channel Upload. Tadashimori's Channel Latest Free Craft eBooks.
Recycle plastic shopping bags and make another bag! Basic Finger Weaving Method. Craftmastery's Channel Basic Instructions to Make a Rag Rug - (1) INTRO. 3D Portraits Made of Screws. Andrew Myers creates incredible three-dimensional portraits by driving thousands of screws into plywood. It takes 8,000 to 10,000 screws to make one sculpture. The artist then has to paint over the head of each screw to enhance the 3D effect. Art. FollowThePaperTrail's Channel