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BEST DIY FOR YOUR PLANTS: NO PUMP AUTOMATIC WATERING!

The benefit of using an automatic watering system is that you avoid having your plants start to dry out, and you also wont accidentally soak your …

DIY

How to: DIY Metal Inlay in Wood

I've always loved the feeling of contrasting materials, especially metal and hardwood. Metal is the yin to wood's yang: cold, crisp, and unforgiving, …

Woodworking

How to Grow a Plant From a Cutting

Transforming your garden or indoor plant collection is the best way to kick-start the new spring season, and now is the time to do it. Before …

Plants

My Journey on Learning and the 3 Technologies that will Drive Humanity Forward

After dropping a fortune on university to get a degree, the biggest takeaway I can say I have from my university experience is the very motto of my …

Artificial Intelligence

12 of the most awesome Raspberry Pi accessories | ZDNet

Pan-Tilt HAT<p>Forget having to use a fixed camera in your Pi projects by giving it pan-and-tilt motion using this ready-assembled module that fits …

Raspberry Pi

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …

Gardening

Classic Polaroid camera gutted, made modern with Raspberry Pi + thermal printer

You can make a lot of cool things by stuffing a Raspberry Pi computer into an existing chassis. We’ve seen hackers do everything from turn an old …

Raspberry Pi

10 Best Oil Paints for Beginners and Professionals

Whether you've just started painting or are a professional, chances are you've considered using oil paint. From Rembrandt to Monet, oil paint is the hallmark of the Old Masters, its slow drying time allowing artists to manipulate the medium over an extended period. In one form or another, oil paint …

Tips of the Week: Working the Corners, Epoxy Basics, Spatter-Spraying for Better 3D Scanning, Making Paper Decals

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

How to Easily Create a Photo Mosaic Overlay Using Lightroom and Photoshop

Photo mosaic overlays are a very cool effect that can be a great way to tie a set of images together around a main photo. Traditionally, they're …

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

Crosscutting Sled – Just 5 Pieces of Wood

The sled we use the most in our shop is the one shown here. I built it five years ago, and it is as accurate as the day I made it. I built it in …

Woodworking

Watch: How To Remove Anything From An Image In Photoshop In 3 Different Ways

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>If you’re struggling to erase certain objects from an image in Photoshop, this latest tutorial from …

Tutorials

How to Make New Wood Look Old

01 of 04<p>Get the Look of Distressed Wood<p>Old, aged wood possesses a unique patina, texture, and color that infuses depth of character to nearly any …

A Dovetailing Trick for Beginners

I don’t think I’ve cut a single dovetail for eight months – my work has been mostly chairs and casework that relied on other joints. So I’m a bit out …

Woodworking

Panel-cutting Sleds – Just 3 Bits of Wood

There are a lot of people who don’t see the point of having a panel-cutting sled, which is a sled that has its fence on its leading edge instead of …

Woodworking

How to Finish MDF

Medium density fiberboard or MDF is an inexpensive product that is composed of wood fiber that is subjected to pressure and heat as a means of …

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Machine Learning

Casting Metal Parts and Silicone Molds from 3D Prints

The invention of the relatively affordable 3D printer for home use has helped bring methods used to produce parts for prototypes, samples, and even …

3D Printing

This 3D Printed Arduino-Based Hexapod Robot Can Bust a Move!

I have often mentioned the wisdom of robot maker and <i>Make:</i> contributor I-Wei Huang who says that you can get away with a lot in a robot creation if you make it cute, characterful, and funny. This comes across in spades with Vorpal, a 3D-printable hexapod with real character and presence. You’ll …

Top 10 useful 3D printed accessories for any maker

While 3D printing can be used to create almost any type of object, sometimes the handiest things to 3D print are for 3D printing itself. Check out …

3D Printing

Grafter Allows Users to Remix Entire Working Mechanisms into New Fully Functional 3D Printed Machines

A collection of remixed devices made with Grafter.A longstanding tradition among 3D printing enthusiasts is remixing each other’s models to make …

3D Printing

How to Distress Furniture in 6 Easy Steps

Love the look of furniture with history and patina? Learn how to distress furniture and give your pieces a beautiful aged look<p>If you’re looking for furniture with patina and a bit of history, you don’t need to scour flea markets or garage sales looking for distressed gems. In fact, you don’t even …

Woodworking

3D Printing On Fabric To Create Dragon Scales And More

If you have access to a 3D printer and are looking to design or make wearables, fashion accessories or cosplay items you may be interested in an …

21 DIY Peel Off Face Masks For Blackheads, Acne and Skin Brightening

Peel Off Face Masks are made not only to peel the layer of dead skin off your face but also to give you radiance, and clear skin in just a jiffy. …

Skin Care

Etching Brass Plaques

In this video tutorial from Switch & Lever, we are shown how relatively easy it is to create your own etched brass plates using ferric chloride and brass stock. In the video, 3 different methods for creating the mask for etching the brass are experimented with: the laser printer toner transfer …

60 amazing Adobe Illustrator tutorials

In recent years, Adobe Illustrator CC’s position as the go-to tool for vector graphics has come under increasing pressure, with new competition from …

Graphics

How to work with stored procedures and not die trying

I won't try to sell you the idea that stored procedures are the best and that everybody needs to throw away all their ORM code and move to the …

Ten Photoshop tips in under ten minutes to help you improve any photo

What I like about Photoshop is that there often several ways to get the result you want. Nathaniel Dodson of Tutvid shares some of his favorite …

Tutorials

Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated May 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you just …

Tutorials