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How to Carve Fish Decoys

A beautiful form of art, the fish decoy can be both visually appealing and functionally sound. Generally made from cedar wood or other light wood that won’t crack or shrink when wet, catch and release fishermen prefer these to traditional hooks because they believe it won’t hurt the fish. Required Materials/Tools Some fish carving patterns […]

How to Crochet

Crochet is an art, similar to knitting, and similarly to knitting, can be performed in many different ways (i.e. different stitches). Crochet, is however, different to knitting as you will be crafting your warm, woollen pieces with a single hooked-shape needle (as opposed to two, or more, straight needles) and you will only have a […]

How to Screen Print

Screen printing has been around since ancient China. It’s been used to print on various items such as CDs, t-shirts, metal, wood, billboards, magazines, and various others. Today we will go over how to create a screen printed t-shirt. With a little imagination, some minor cannibalization (not that kind), and some minor saturation, we can […]