Travis Scofield

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Boulder Mini Maker Faire: Boxwood Pinball, Kitables, Modular Robotics and More!

Hear ye, hear ye! The Boulder Mini Maker Faire is upon us, Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2015! And that means that makers are streaming in from far and wide, bringing their awesomeness to share with all. Actually, they’ll do more than share – oh yes, there will be doing. That’s because every one of the more than …

This Surprising Reading Level Analysis Will Change the Way You Write

<b>Ernest Hemingway is regarded as one of the world’s greatest writers. After running some nerdy reading level stats, I now respect him even more.</b><b>The</b> …

12 must have apps for video pros

Apps

An Editing Checklist For Writers

Are you thinking about editing your own copy?<p>At Writers Write, we give our students a Rewriting Checklist as part of our Writers Write course. This …

Chair with Sexy Curves Constructed Entirely from Two Pieces of Plywood

This gracefully curving wooden chair is one of the latest pieces exquisitely crafted by designer Alejandro Estrada. The <i>Pipo Chair</i>, produced for sale by Guatemalan manufacturer Piegatto, was imagined to utilize wood as the sole material for the entire design.<p>Flaring out at the arms, the layers widen …

12 Top Writing Tips for Beginners | Alliance of Independent Authors: Self-Publishing Advice Center

By onNovember 27, 2014 in Starting Self-Publishing, Writing A Book<p>Alison Jack, editor and novelist<p>ALLi partner member Alison Jack, who is a …

Writing

A Writer's Cheatsheet to Plot and Structure

Plot and structure are like gravity. You can work with them or you can fight against them, but either way they’re as real as a the keyboard at your …

8 Ways to Outline a Novel

There are countless ways to outline a novel. Ultimately, the "right way to outline" is whatever way works best for you.To give you a few options to …

How To Title Your Book

Lately I’ve been coaching several of my clients through the process of coming up with a good title for their book, so I thought I’d share my tips …

Methods of Writing: Plotter, Panster, or In-Between

<b>By Jody Hedlund, @JodyHedlund</b> <b></b> <b><br>Some writers are plotters.</b> They thrive on planning out their books in great detail, making outlines, filling out note …

4 Approaches for the First Chapter of Your Novel

How, strategically speaking, should you begin your novel? When a reader reads your first chapter, what should she find?<p>There are four primary …

Writing

This Guy Built a 3D Printer for Under €100

Many believe a 3D printer will be in everyone’s home one day. If you’re okay with building one yourself, you can join the revolution today, and it won’t even cost you that much.<p>Instructables member Gelstronic decided to build a 3D printer for less than €100 (about $136). He had to buy a few parts, …

How to transfer an inkjet photo to wood

Woodworking

Benchmark Tool Cabinet

The beautiful Benchmark Tool Cabinet is every DIY fan´s dream. Created by English contemporary furniture maker Benchmark, the ultimate cabinet …

Computer Printer Salvage

It’s easy to build up a “junk box” of items you can use to build projects seen in MAKE — or just about anything you can imagine.<p>Many of my articles for MAKE take advantage of found components, often picked out of trash bins. Just because an electronic device has failed at its original task doesn’t …