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Entries Tagged as 'Art'

Puzzles!

August 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Art, Fun and Humor

Now THAT got your attention, didn’t it…because who doesn’t love puzzles! Jigidi (we have no idea what that stands for) is a website with hundreds of puzzles for you to solve, but instead of pouring out the pieces on your living room floor you use your computer screen.  You can even upload your own [...]

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Origami!

July 8th, 2012 · No Comments · Art, Crafts

Who doesn’t love origami? And it is more than the swans you remember. The site origami-make provides you with instructions to make trees, clothes, bears, airplanes…there isn’t enough paper to make them all. There are other sites of course that go to a whole new level of loving origami, including origami conventions.  Wonder how many [...]

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Textorize yourself!

November 26th, 2011 · Comments Off · Art

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What does that mean? Well, textorize means to create an image just using text. Are you thinking I could never do that? Well the nice people at flickr have read your mind and have software that does it for you. Enter text into the program, and it will use that text to create your image. Impress your friends (parent, pet) with your own text picture of them. How cool!

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Being Crafty

April 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · Art, Crafts, Fun and Humor

You know you are, so just embrace your inner crafter.  But, what to do in so little time?  Well this cool belt could be yours with only a little work.  And if you missed the Wilton Library’s lesson on making duct tape wallets, that is another single afternoon project that you can do, without drinking 150 [...]

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A sheet of paper…scissors…

June 13th, 2010 · Comments Off · Art, Crafts

And tah dah!  You can create all kinds of things.   Who know about the possibilities?  Well that would be Robert Sabuada at his website.  He has a wide assortment of paper creatures you can make, from simple  to advanced, that range from a simple bird up to a much more complicated (and kind of creepy looking) spider.  All you [...]

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Have a great idea for a T shirt and want money?

May 9th, 2010 · Comments Off · Art, Crafts, Finance

Well get it out of your head and onto paper, because the Threadless website is having a tee shirt slogan contest.  In case you aren’t familiar with Threadless, they are design forum but also an ongoing open call for tee shirt design submissions. Anyone can sign up, download a tee template and submit ideas, which are [...]

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Do you have a dollar bill?

August 13th, 2009 · Comments Off · Art

 Instead of letting it lay flay you can make it more interesting by  folding it into a shirt, a butterfly, a ring.  Or, you can track where your dollar has been on the Where’s George? website.  And admire the pictures of folded dollars on the Won Park site.  Notice how we didn’t say, actually do [...]

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