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Digital art marketplace Curioos wants to reinvent how artists get famous -- and paid

This week, the digital art marketplace Curioos launched iOS and Android apps that, by using the phone's camera and "augmented reality," let …

Make This: How to Transfer Your Photos to Wood

I've seen plenty of tutorials out there detailing how to transfer prints onto wood. This simple project will turn your prints into something uniquely …

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Buffalo Chicken Beer Cheese Dip

If there's one thing The Beeroness knows, it's how to make heavenly food with beer -like chocolate stout cheesecake fudgesicles and chocolate beer …

Natalie Shau http://artistaday.com/?p=5986# Posted by Lara

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Learn how to paint a portrait by Ben Lustenhouwer.

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How to Animate Still Photos using the Parallax Effect

First, watch the video clip above, then we'll tell you why - in the age of animated GIFs and the 6-second Vine videos - the animated clips featured …

Drawing Tutorial ❤ How to draw and color Messy Bun Hair

How to paint a water drop in Acrylics.

Reasons for Admission to an Insane Asylum

Listed here are some of the reasons you could have gotten committed to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum in West Virginia in the late 19th-century. …

Workaholics Bear Coat

Workaholics Bear Coat<p>The Workaholics Bear Coat is back by popular demand. Now you can make a fierce fashion statement and dress like your favorite …

Coexistence of Vampires and Humans Is Possible: Proofs Based on Models Derived from Fiction, Television, and Film

The following is an article from The Annals of Improbable Research.<p><i>by Wadim Strielkowski (Charles University, Prague), Evgeny Lisin (MPEI, Moscow),</i> …

How to Make Edible Ice Spheres

(YouTube link)<p>You wanna talk about a weird treat to impress party guests: serve them frozen balls of a drink! Your party will be the talk of the …

Once You’ve Seen It, You Can’t Unsee It

“Also, everything we ever told you about women was childish bullshit.”

“Also, everything we ever told you about women was childish bullshit.”

Hey Larry David: that’s prett-ay, prett-ay prett-ay, pretty misleading

Hey Larry David: that’s prett-ay, prett-ay prett-ay, pretty misleading.<p><b>#3. Tons of Sexual Partners</b><p>In real life, men ages 25 to 44 – the age group of pretty much every sitcom character – average around six sexual partners. Women of that same age group average four. Over a lifetime, only 21 percent of men and 9 percent of women have had more than 15 sexual partners.

Forget 7 Layer Bean Dip: It's All Greek to Me

7 layer bean dip is great, but it's certainly not the healthiest option and it can get really messy. If you're looking to change up your tailgate …

The Cursing Stone

(Photo: Emily Frankish)<p>For centuries, the borderlands between Scotland and England were plagued by bandits. In 1525, Gavin Dunbar, the Archbishop of …

Centipede Crab

(Photo: unknown)<p>Twitter user Takumi1217 says that he likes crab, but he wouldn't eat <b>this one</b>. I'd try the centipede crab, but I'd make sure that it …

Long-lost Doctor Who Episodes Found

In the 1960s and '70s, the BBC lost 106 episodes of the TV series <i>Doctor Who</i> in an effort to clean house and make space. These episodes were from the …

Raid Your Kitchen To Build This Potato Chip Speaker [Video]

For that crispy, crunchy audio<p>In 1921, two scientists made the first modern loudspeaker out of magnets, wire, and paper. Now manufacturers use synthetic fibers and even ferrofluid. Why stop there? Your kitchen contains plenty of materials to build a functional woofer. A potato chip works as a …

FYI: Which Came First, The Chicken Or The Egg?

Short answer: the egg.<p>Chickens, as a species, became chickens through a long, slow process of evolution. At some point, a chicken-like bird produced an offspring that, due to some mutation in its DNA, crossed the threshold from mere chicken likeness into chicken actuality. That is to say, a …

Nirvana by Numbers

What has India given to the world?<p>Nothing.<p>The mathematical concept of zero emerged in India about one and a half thousand years ago, and this summer I travelled there to visit a temple where the oldest known zero symbols are written on an inside wall.<p>About five hours by train south of New Delhi is …

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

One morning this summer, I got up at first light – I'd left the blinds open the night before – then drank a strong cup of coffee, sat near-naked by an open window for an hour, worked all morning, then had a martini with lunch. I took a long afternoon walk, and for the rest of the week experimented …