Diana Lopez

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The Year in Quotes 2014

Our annual collection of highlights from the interviews we did this year includes some of the year's most quotable artists—Ariel Pink, St. Vincent, Mac DeMarco, Pussy Riot, and Mark Kozelek, to name a few—offering insight on topics like cultural appropriation, modern female empowerment, the …

How to Use a Rafter Square

The Rafter Square, or Speed Square, does more than mark perpendicular lines. Here's how to make sense of all the numbers on your square and get the most out of this tool.<p>The Rafter Square, or Speed Square, does more than mark perpendicular lines. Here's how to make sense of all the numbers on your …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

Recipes

Creme Brulee Ice Cream

What's could possibly make a rich, creamy, custard-y vanilla ice cream even better? How about a warm, crispy sugar shell like that found on creme …

25 Tricks to Look Better in All Your Pictures

In today’s social media-obsessed world, it’s safe to say that knowing how to be photogenic is of utmost importance. What’s the point of having an …

NASA Releases Updated Ultra Deep Field Image, Depicts 10K Galaxies

In their seemingly never-ending effort to amaze us mere mortals, NASA has released yet another jaw-dropping Ultra Deep Field image. The above image …

Tutorial: Marble painted blouse

Anna from Plan B shows how she created a marble effect on a blouse using fabric paint. A sponge and a paintbrush will create the subtle shading and …

How to Make Pasta Sauce

Shh! The secret to a great pasta dish is in the sauce.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p><b>For a sweeter, mellower sauce,</b> cook chopped onions until softened in a …

Cooking

The Simplest Health Tip Ever: Healthy Cooking Oil -- How to Cook with the Right Oils

The Oil Cooking Profile<p>No Direct Heat: Dressing or Finishing<br>(225°F or less)<p>Flax seed oil, unrefined sunflower oil, unrefined safflower oil, …

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Tuna salad was one of the ultimate sandwiches of my childhood — it’s totally nostalgic comfort food for me. Its straightforward satisfaction has carried into adulthood, though now I prefer to use tuna as a blank slate to be filled with a hodgepodge of vibrant ingredients that play off one other and …

100 growth hacks 100 days | 1 to 10

This is the first SlideShare adaption of Timothy E. Johansson's 100 Growth Hacks in 100 Days. The growth hacks that's included in the slide are 1 to 10. Timothy is the front-end developer at UserApp (www.userapp.io).

How to Build a Vertical Herb (or Lettuce!) Planter

Love the taste of fresh herbs? This vertical herb planter lets you grow them all in one convenient place – right outside your door! With removable …

Chachka: A Trinket Clone

Why would you clone something as cheap as the adafruit Trinket? Well, because you can, of course. And that’s exactly why [Ray] started to build a …

Educational Circuit Box for Young Aspiring Hackers

Here’s a great idea: an Educational Circuit Box you can make to get kids interested in electronics! What looks like a boring project box with wires …

Body of a Trinket, Soul of a Digispark

Adafruit’s Trinket and digiStump’s Digispark board are rather close cousins. Both use an ATtiny85 microcontroller, both have USB functionality, and …

CFL + Bugzapper = Battery Operated Camping Light

Knowing different ways of generating light is a great skill to have, so go ahead and add this one to your arsenal by combining a Bugzapper with a CFL …

Using Quadcopters for Photogrammetry

“Photogrammetry is a method for creating 3D models of objects by taking a series (usually hundreds) of photographs,” writes New Mexico-based maker William Grassie in his article titled “Quadcopter Photogrammetry,” which appears in our newest issue, MAKE Volume 37. The concept of photogrammetry has …

All-Terrain RC Car Has More Torque Than Your Grandpa’s Wheelchair

[Charles] and his brother have been members of their school’s FIRST robotics team for many years, and using some of the knowledge they acquired …

Simple Tips For Glass Paints

I am not sure I would dare to paint my crystal glasses but there comes a time when you just need to try out something new. These simple tips by …

Best of 2013 | DIYS

How to build a foldable lightbox

If you are one of the peeps that share what you make online and want it to look a bit better a lightbox can really come in handy. Well, you can build …

Technique: Metallic Paper Embossing

Did you know you can add some color with your paper embossing folders by applying ink and other mediums? Add a touch of gold or silver shimmer to …

HOW TO: Make organic sculpting clay in 4 simple steps using 4 ingredients!

Most kids love any type of art activity -- especially one as tactile and open ended as working with sculpting clay. Not only is it fun to play with, …

DIY Box Clutch!

Make this unmistakably glamorous Valentino inspired box clutch in the comfort of your own home at a budget!<p>403<p>2037

Technique: Paper Marbling

Combine your stamping ink pad refills with shaving cream (yes, shaving cream!:)) for a cool marbling technique, perfect for tags and card …

Chromatography Bags

For all you chemistry geeks out there, make a chromatography bag. You only need one black marker and rubbing alcohol for this!<p>163<p>723

How to Reupholster a Chair

Recently while thrift store shopping, I came across the cutest little chair for five dollars. After a little DIY upholstery work, it turned out even …

Zipper Book Clutch | See Kate Sew

<b>Zipper Book Clutch</b> | <i>See Kate Sew</i><p>I’m loving on this amazing sewing project! What a cool way to upcycle an old and loved book (or a vintage book with a cool spine!). And to my pleasure, this project does not involve any sewing! That’s right, no sewing, just some glueing with some super strong E6000. Just make sure you use that glue in a well ventilated area to avoid headaches!