Tag: crafts

Apr 13, 2017

The Birth of a Dugout Canoe

The Birth of  a Dugout Canoe

Master woodworker Rihards Vidzickis makes a dugout canoe from a single log using traditional hand tools and techniques

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Mar 25, 2017

Guy Makes Clay Kiln and Pottery from a Termite Mound

Guy Makes Clay Kiln and Pottery from a Termite Mound

Primitive Technology (best YouTube channel ever) makes a kiln and some pottery using clay from a termite mound

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Jan 31, 2017

Star War Fans Turn Popular IKEA Lamp Into Death Star

Star War Fans Turn Popular IKEA Lamp Into Death Star

“That’s no lamp. It’s a space station.”

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Nov 15, 2016

This Woman Makes Tiny Homes for Her Wild Bird Friends

This Woman Makes Tiny Homes for Her Wild Bird Friends

Jada Fitch makes little dwellings for her winged friends and fills them with delicious treats because birds are awesome

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Oct 26, 2016

Let This Master Woodworker Making Traditional Japanese Marquetry Soothe Your Soul

Let This Master Woodworker Making Traditional Japanese Marquetry Soothe Your Soul

Explore the beautiful, handcrafted art of traditional Japanese marquetry (“Yosegi-zaiku”)

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May 26, 2015

Someone Made an Avocado Plush Toy and It’s Adorable

Someone Made an Avocado Plush Toy and It’s Adorable

Ukrainian artist Hanna Dovhan makes adorable toys and animals out of wool. Her most popular item is this handmade wool plush toy called “Avocado Love”

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Dec 30, 2014

Artist Uses PVC Pipes to Knit a Giant Blanket

Artist Uses PVC Pipes to Knit a Giant Blanket

After finding three giant bags of wool at a garage sale, Imgur user and knitter Otterknot decided to make a gigantic knitted blanket, using two huge pieces of PVC pipe for knitting needles. She posted the step-by-step process to Imgur which you can see below. [via Laughing Squid] 1. Getting the right thickness…

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