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Korean friendship bracelets are brightly colored, thread bracelets that are comfortable to wear and fun to give as gifts to friends. Make the bracelets by forming a series of knots out of embroidery thread or thicker string. Make wider bracelets by using more than the traditional six strands, and ma
Traditional Ukrainian eggs, or pysanky, are made not just in Ukraine, but also anywhere that Ukrainian immigrants traveled to. In this art form, the artist uses a copper-tipped tool called a kistky to deposit layers of beeswax onto the surface of a hollowed egg. The egg is then dipped in dye. The dy
As a simple rule it is nice to keep work area uncontaminated after finish of each task. This concept is both for home and industrial areas. One of the best tools to use in cleaning up the working space is the Dewalt D27905. The extractor vacuum cleaner includes numerous features which makes it unusu
Jewelry crafting triggers the mental image of beads on a string or a fine silversmith at work. Somewhere between the two extremes, you'll find fine jewelry, made at home. Making your own mold to cast a ring through lost-wax casting requires few items you wouldn't find in an ordinary house: Jeweler's
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The Premiere of the show Extra Terrestrials was held today at the Music Academy. The show began with a performance by the Golden Power- the two men Sandor Vlah and Gyula Takacs who were painted in gold displayed an amazing combination of strength, skill and art by effortlessly performing hand balanc
Fall is just around the corner. The thrill of cooler temperatures and beautiful foliage abounds. Bring the beauty of the foliage to your home by inexpensively crafting a colorful fall collage hanging for your wall ...
If you are searching for an easy rainy day craft for your children, you might want to consider making tissue paper flower balls. Create tissue paper flower balls using colorful gift wrap-style tissue paper, and use them to decorate your house, display as a festive birthday decoration or serve as acc
It is not really identified when the art of knitting originated, but several artifacts have been discovered, dating back to the 11th century. These items originated in Egypt and are dated between the 11th and ...
Woven hemp necklaces are one form of macrame that continues to be popular to this day. While some necklaces incorporate beads and hug the throat as chokers, others use pendants. When incorporating a pendant into a hemp necklace weave, it's important to pay attention to both the positioning of the pe
Hobbyists can buy specially formulated primers for plastics to prime toy cars and finish them with just about any type of paint, including automotive finishes. Plastic primer and automotive touch-up paint come in aerosol spray cans but liquid paint is cheaper and infinite color mixing and better loo
If your child is about to start school for the first time, you can make the transition easier by providing your child with crafts projects related to school. For example, you can help your child understand what a school bus is by making a school bus with him out of cardboard. Once the bus is finishe
Claymation, one of several forms of stop-motion or object-animation filmmaking, is filmed as a series of individual frames that are played back at a frame rate greater than 10 to 12 frames per second to create the illusion of movement. Some filmmakers use a digital camera snapshot to record the fram
The tradition of prank-playing on April Fools' Day has a long history and was introduced to the United States in the 18th century by the English and the French. It's a tradition that is still carried on in other countries. Harmless pranks can be played in the classroom that will make it a little mor
Origami, the art of paper folding, allows you to create many shapes that may be interpreted in different ways. A trophy may take on many forms, including the form of a cup. Fold an origami trophy cup to hand to the winner of a game. You can also customize the origami trophy by writing a personal mes
Taking the time to make an oven mitt is a fun way to brighten up your kitchen with a item that has a useful purpose. This project is also an excellent way to introduce young people to sewing. You can find the materials required to make an oven mitt at sewing and fabric supply stores. Make sure to as
Laurel Burch (1945-2007) was a well-known artist and designer who went from selling homemade jewelry on the streets of San Francisco in the 1960s to establishing a business, Laurel Burch Artworks. Her signature style is characterized by whimsical cats, birds, butterflies and people in brilliant colo