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Santa Claus Face Paper Crafts

Santa Claus Face Paper Crafts

Paper crafts use simple materials, and often children can accomplish them on their own. When Christmas is approaching, encourage kids to make decorations and cards using Santa's face as a theme. There are a variety of paper Santa face crafts you can create that are appropriate for children of any ag......[Read More]
How to Make a Cake Using Foam Sheets

How to Make a Cake Using Foam Sheets

Making and decorating a foam cake can be a fun craft project for parents and children without the mess and time of actual cooking.......[Read More]
What Is the Right Mix of Woodworking Equipment For My Cabinet Manufacturing Plant? - Woodworking Equ

What Is the Right Mix of Woodworking Equipment For My Cabinet Manufacturing Plant? - Woodworking Equ

If you have a nest egg saved for your new woodworking machinery, consider yourself ahead of the game. But don't forget that how you spend your nest egg could come back to haunt you if ... ......[Read More]
How to Make Floating Ceramic Orbs

How to Make Floating Ceramic Orbs

A floating ceramic orb is used to float in ponds, swimming pools and table decorations to add color and/or unusual texture to the area. Purchased ceramic orbs are hard to find and expensive to buy. If you have the ability to kiln fire, you'll find it easy to construct a homemade floating orb. The ke......[Read More]
Ideas for Making a Windsock

Ideas for Making a Windsock

Make your own windsock for a colorful addition to your yard.windsock image by Sirena Designs from Fotolia.comA windsock adds a splash of color to your porch, yard or even an interior room. You can put together a windsock at home, using a wide variety of everyday items. Personalize each.........[Read More]
How to Make a Cast Mask

How to Make a Cast Mask

Making your own mask is an excellent way to express your creativity and can be used for a film, parade or costume party. You can go to a costume shop or movie effects workshop and have a professional cast your face; however, an artist's professional fee can be very expensive. Instead, make a cast of......[Read More]
Dove Tattoo Ideas

Dove Tattoo Ideas

Doves are a universal image of peace and love. There are many kinds of dove tattoos that can be portrayed to this effect and others that can take on completely unique meanings. As with any tattoo, they can be done in traditional black and gray with white highlights or done in color, depending on you......[Read More]
How do I Grind Paper to Make Pulp?

How do I Grind Paper to Make Pulp?

Papermaking springs from ancient efforts, and touches virtually every hour of every life today. Making your own paper is considered an art form, but is much easier to do than it may sound and is a handy way to repurpose used paper. The recycled paper must be ground to formulate the pulp, and you can......[Read More]
Experiments On Elasticity

Experiments On Elasticity

Elasticity is an object's ability to return to its original shape after being pulled, squeezed or strained. The actual pulling, squeezing or straining done to an elastic object is called stress. Objects that resist such stress, like steel, keep their original form while malleable objects, like rubbe......[Read More]
How to Get Mildew Off of Wood

How to Get Mildew Off of Wood

No matter where mildew exists, it can be a very destructive force. It can ruin furniture, molding, or hardwood floors. Wooden surfaces will deteriorate over time, if a mildew problem is not properly dealt with. However, if mildew is caught in its early stages, it is typically easy to treat and elimi......[Read More]
How to Create an Invitation in a Hatbox

How to Create an Invitation in a Hatbox

Create a memorable party invitation using a hatbox to present your engagement. This pattern requires only minimal work to put together and can be done on any color or designed card stock or craft paper. It can be used simply as is, or you can add party-specific decorations; glue small pictures of ba......[Read More]
How to Make a Living Ivy Wreath

How to Make a Living Ivy Wreath

Keep this ivy wreath topiary on hand in your garden to use as a centerpiece when you have unexpected dinner guests. Bring it inside, dress it up with a few candles, some glittery garland or silk flowers, and your guests will think you are a genius!......[Read More]
How to Choose a Beading Kit for a Teenager

How to Choose a Beading Kit for a Teenager

Beading kits can be found for making anything from jewelry to votive candleholders. Costs range from $10 to $40.......[Read More]
How Do Factories Put Designs Onto Melamine Plates?

How Do Factories Put Designs Onto Melamine Plates?

Melamine is a type of hard plastic. It's used to make plates and other tableware. While it was in widespread general use during the 1950s and 1960s, melamine tableware fell out of favor. Melamine plates are now principally used for camping equipment, children's tableware and collectibles.......[Read More]
How to Weave String Bracelets

How to Weave String Bracelets

These bracelets, made by weaving a multitude of strings together, can be a great craft for both kids and adults alike to create. The creative jewelry, commonly known as friendship bracelets, can be crafted out of any type of string, but colored embroidery floss or even yarn works best. The only skil......[Read More]
Activities to Motivate Seniors Living at Home

Activities to Motivate Seniors Living at Home

Getting older doesn't mean that the person has gotten so feeble that they can't do anything for themselves. However, life as a senior citizen can be an adjustment for some. A man who has worked to support his family all his life can experience depression after retirement. A woman who has raised chil......[Read More]
How to Carve Cameos

How to Carve Cameos

The art of cutting shells and gemstones to highlight their different colored layers was well-known in the ancient world. The first recorded cameo was carved about 330 B.C., and the technique for hand-making cameos has changed little over the centuries. In modern times, most cameos are partly or whol......[Read More]
How to Draw on Bevel Gear

How to Draw on Bevel Gear

Bevel gears have conically shaped teeth so that they fit together with the teeth of other gears at an angle to the axis of rotation. Because the conically shaped teeth sweep inward toward the axis, there is very little surface to draw on unless you're willing to draw on the teeth themselves. However......[Read More]