Elie Mcafee

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Bookshelf Boombox

Don’t judge these books by their covers! They hide an amplifier, a speaker, and a plush compartment for your portable audio player.<p>Most amplifiers and speakers are flashy — shiny plastic and metal covered with lights, knobs, and indicators — and totally out of place in my reading room. I wanted a …

Woodworking

Why Warp Drives Aren't Just Science Fiction

Astrophysicist Eric Davis is one of the leaders in the field of faster-than-light (FTL) space travel. But for Davis, humanity's potential to explore …

Physics

How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector

The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a mobile phone projector using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were able to find the magnifying glass at a dollar store for, well, a dollar (so they called it the $1 projector), …

Jordglobslampa

<i>[slideshow_deploy id=’2219′]</i><p>Att göra om loppisfynd är både roligt och ekonomiskt fördelaktigt. Jag gillar också att visa mina barn att trasiga saker …

Shading with Wood Stain to make Artwork - Reality Daydream

Shading with Wood Stain is SUCH a fun and unique way to create beautiful art on furniture… or anything that’s wood! (<b>click here</b> to see how I came up …

Bicycle Wheel Clock - Thistlewood Farm

<b>This is my bicycle wheel clock.</b><p>My moment of glory.<p>For one brief shining instant….we were winners over at the East Coast Creative contest….<i>my clock</i> …

DIY Two-Tone and Galaxy Print Converse

It’s no secret that we love us a little reverse tie dye around here. We’ve given the bleach dye treatment to scarves, t-shirts and denim cocktail napkins, and now we’re onto our sneaks! This post is part of a partnership with Target that’s all about kicking your summer up a notch. For more summer …

How to: Make a footstool out of an old jumper

This is such a clever yet simple idea from Bethany over at Bethsco. She bought an old 100% wool sweater from a thrift store and up-cycled it into a …

DIY Sci Fi Story Stones Tutorial and Printable from Tried & True here

• Star Wars<br>• Firefly<br>• Star Trek<br>• Doctor Who

poppytalk: DIY: Easy Relief Printmaking

It doesn’t ever occur to me to buy that stuff you use to carve stamps out of, but it does occur to me to buy meat and fish! I like the idea of using it for printmaking.

Brooklyn Limestone: Dictionary “Art”

This would look great printed out in color, too. I recommend the Graphics Fairy for some great old printable art.

Vintage Revivals

I am so IN LOVE with today’s project I want to lick my wall. Remember last week when we chatted about overcoming a major project/idea fail? This post …