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Overflowing Bouquets Built From Hundreds of Spare Utensils | Colossal

<p>Ann Carrington produces sculpture that elevate objects used in the everyday, recontextualizing items as common as the household utensil. In her …

Captivating sculptures transform pencils into art

Every artist knows that pencils are one of the most fundamental creative tools. You can use them to draft ideas, create detailed sketches, or …

Star

Latest<p>Rumor: The Flash’s Solo Film Is Scrapping ‘Flashpoint’ Story<p>Flashpoint (The Flash Movie) 5 minutes ago<p>Flashpoint (The Flash Movie)<p>'LEGO DC …

The Walking Dead

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Visitor Guide - REI Co-op Journal

Encompassing more than a half a million acres, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the largest natural areas in the eastern U.S. Visited by …

Hiking

Ultimate beginner’s guide for planing a two-week trip to Nepal

The deadly earthquakes that struck Nepal on April 25 and May 12, 2015, not only killed and injured thousands of people, but also wrought a major …

How To Outline Your Backcountry Itinerary for an Extended Hike

Outlining your backcountry itinerary for an extended hike takes a lot more than just looking at a map. While some people may be able to hike from one …

<em>Backpacker</em> Gives Us The Best Budget Thru-Hiking Gear

Thinking about making a long-distance hike, but don't have a big budget to buy all of the gear that you'll need? Never fear, <i>Backpacker</i> magazine is …

Hostel Profile: Kincora Hiking Hostel in Hampton, TN

Bob Peoples’ Kincora Hiking Hostel experience is truly refreshing and a must for an Appalachian Trail through hiker seeking to get the most out of …

Hiking

Hiking Navigation Gear List

My Navigation Toolkit consists of a couple of maps, compass, whistle, watch, altimeter, pencil, paper, and a smartphone running the Gaia Navigation …

Backpacking

6 Places To Capture Incredible Landscape Shots In Grand Teton National Park

<i>By Jonathan Irish</i><p>To say that Grand Teton National Park is an iconic photography destination is almost an understatement. The jagged peaks of the Teton Range, along with the stunning natural beauty and wild animals on the valley floor, have long lured photographers from around the world. In …

8 Things To Love About Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park

<i>Everyone should visit the Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado at least once in their lives, if for nothing else than to see some variation of this beautiful scene at Dream Lake... they obviously call it "Dream Lake" for a reason! Photo credit: Jonathan Irish</i><p>70 miles northwest of Denver, …

The Best Long Hiking Trails in the United States

Come for the workout, stay for the views.<p>If you're trying to find yourself, forget someone, or just stick to your New Year’s resolution, you should …

Hiking

Free Entrance Days for Public Lands - 2017

Take in the great scenery of our natural landscapes, learn about our nation’s rich history, and enjoy the great outdoors -- our nation’s public lands …

Forests

9 awesome experiences to have in Arizona before you die

1. Getting to know the desert’s furry, scaly, and feathered denizens<p>Arizona just wouldn’t be Arizona without visions of roadrunners, coyotes, and …

National Parks

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

At these parks, you'll get scenery and experiences you won't find anywhere else.<p>Last year, former National Geographic travel photographer, Jonathan …

National Parks

How to Make the Stretchiest, Gooiest Snow Slime

Your kids will want to play with it all day — and you just might want to steal it from them.<p>There's just something about slime. It looks cool, it …

Crafting

How to Make a Quilt Facing

Art Quilter, Robbi Joy Eklow, shares her method for facing a quilt, a finish that gives the edges of a quilt a clean look without the frame of …

The Post

Summer in the Park Tutorial Reboot Featuring Lee Ann Perry!

Hi! My name is Lee Ann. I’m a wife and mother of four. When I was expecting my third child, I saw some rag quilts on Etsy and thought they were …

Quilting

New Pattern Release – Positive Direction

I’m excited to announce after a long hiatus that I am releasing individual patterns once again! The first one of the new batch is called Positive …

Quilting

Heart Crossed Throw Quilt Tutorial

I'm happy to share my first tutorial of 2017 with you today, for this sweet Heart Crossed Quilt! I made my quilt in a little over a week, so there's …

Quilting

Jacob's Ladder Start!!

I have always wanted to make a traditional Jacob's Ladder Quilt so when the gals at Fat Quarter Shop emailed me that they were sharing a new Jacob's …

Quilting

White Nights: A Visit with Rachel Hayes

<i></i><i>Welcome back guest blogger and quilt designer Rachel Hayes. Rachel’s quilt</i> White Nights<i> is featured in the March/April 2017 issue of</i> McCall’s …

Quilting

Scrappy Indigo Log Cabin Quilt

This is the first completed quilt of 2017! I feel like I’m kind of off to a slow start for 2017. Have too many things going on or something. Today I …

Quilting

Complex Organic Paper Art By Rogan Brown

Source: YouTube<p>You could be forgiven for thinking that Artist Rogan Brown‘s intricate paper art is 3D-printed, but believe it or not, it’s all cut …

Pens Paper – Daniel Eatock's collected felt-tip works

Submit your work<p>Send us your latest projects, which we will review and consider to be featured on our website or in print.<p>Access our full archive<p>This …

Three Insane STAR WARS Origami Tutorials to Help You Learn the Ways of the Fold

If you’re going to learn the ways of the Fold, whether you intend to follow the darkness or the light, you’ll doubtlessly want a good teacher to lead …

Movies

Weekend Watch: Unfold These 5 Origami Channels, from Simple to Complex

This week, for the Weekend Watch, I’m going to be straying from our formula of focusing on one single small channel a bit. I wanted to share some origami tutorials and there are simply so many fantastic channels sharing so many tutorials, I thought I’d just gather a few of them up for you here!<p>Here …

Crafting

Artist Transforms Well-Known Products Into Origami Miniatures

One thing I love, origami! I mean, we have all seen what you can do with origami, from complex tessellations to the traditional paper crane. If you …

Origami

3D Paper Craft Origami Lets You Build Animal Art To Hang On Your Wall

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