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Instructions  Decide what surface and pattern you will be making your mosaic onDifferent surfaces will require different amounts of grout. The mosaics can go on items that require a mold to make or on the tops of surfaces such as tables, pencil holders, mirrors. (below are some examples)Models can be made from silicone and items to recycle.  Arrange stones into a design you like, then start gluing the...

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Join us on Friday, August 6th at 1 pm for the Mini Cloud Lamp workshop, where we will go through designing and building your very own miniature cloud lamp. This workshop will be about 1 and a half hours long, and at the end you'll walk out with your very own cloud! Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mini-cloud-lamp-workshop-lincoln-park-tickets-163091608391 ...

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As the sun starts coming out again, now would be a great time to try your hand at making cyanotype prints! Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that uses UV light from the sun to create prints. These prints turn out blue at first, but the color can also be changed to yellow or sepia. This workshop will show you how to make your own...

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Materials Rubber printing blockLinoleum cutter setInkRubber brayerX-Acto knife or box cutter for sizing the rubber sheetStencil and marker (optional) (find instructions for making stencils here) Instructions Take your rubber printing block and cut it to the size you want using an X-Acto knife or any other cutting tool.(optional) With a marker, fill in the spaces you want to cut out. Use a stencil here if you have one....

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Stencils are useful for all kinds of art projects, from drawing to printmaking and beyond. There are already so many cool stencil designs out there, but if you have access to a 3D printer you have access to an almost unlimited scope of designs. You can find existing 3D models, or design stencils yourself. And if you don’t have a 3D printer, don’t worry! You...

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Instructions  Cut cotton fat quarters to size, typically one of the provided quarters will be good for keeping a variety of food fresh.Preheat oven to 200 degrees FGet the baking sheet out and place parchment paper on it, make sure it covers all of the sheet so clean up is easier.Lay out the cotton fabric (iron flat if needed) on the parchment paper.Sprinkle beeswax pellets (moderate...

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Over winter quarter, out of various courses offered in CDM’s new industrial design program, which includes a major and a minor, students had the opportunity to take a materials and processes course on wood. The course: ID 210 (a 2-credit course) was taught by Brian Johnson. Students learnt about the biology of wood for the first couple weeks and then jumped into the design...

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You will need: -zipper -sewing machine -pins -seam zipper Take a picture of how the original zipper is placed in your garment before using a seam ripper to remove it from the garment. Use a seam zipper to cut through the stitch line on the zipper until it is free from the garment. Pull off any loose threads.  Take a new zipper (make sure it works) and place it in the same...

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hello Blue Demons!   The Office of Student Engagement is hosting a virtual contest to continue DePaul's annual gnome tradition. From Feb. 24th - 28th, students will be able to create an avatar and travel around a virtual space to find hidden gnomes within the map and chat with other Blue Demons. Once a student finds a gnome they will be able to complete a form and enter to...

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