How to Make a Dinosaur Tail

A dinosaur tail can be used in a Halloween costume or be a new accessory for a dress-up game. Best of all, this fun, brightly-colored tail only takes 1-2 hours to make. If you’re familiar with a sewing machine, you can stitch your dinosaur tail together. For a quicker assembly, you can use hot glue.(…)


How to Make a Paper Dinosaur

With the right supplies and a bit of time, you can make your very own paper dinosaur that stands or moves. If you’d like a bigger craft project, you could even attempt a paper mache dinosaur or an origami dinosaur! Depending on the colors that you use, you can make your dinosaur look realistic or(…)


Dinosaur Egg Bowl

If you can’t tell due to some of my earlier posts I love to work with my lathe. I recently got a bunch of spalted maple from a friend and the wood came from a tree he had cut down in his back yard. I love finding creative ways to do new things with wood(…)


Dinosaur Skull Headdress

The first Dinosaur Skull Headdress I made is the Jack-a-Lope-a-Saurus Rex, which is an antlered T-Rex covered in sequin scales. A later variation has antlers and metallic leather feathers. Then, an entirely new species appeared as a feather-crested Dilophosaurus. This Instructable includes the pa…By: SimpleAsPi Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring – featured


How to Make a Toy Dinosaur by Zachary

It’s the perfect present for a child, or a great addition to a woodworker’s collection. Gather Your Materials When beginning the process of making a wooden toy, you need to make sure that you’re prepared. First, make sure that you have the correct amount of wood, cardstock, a miter saw, a drill p…By: zgturner Continue(…)


Building a 13-Foot Long Robot Dinosaur “Watcher” Costume from Horizon Zero Dawn

Someone showed up to E3 2017 in a life-sized costume of a Watcher, a robotic dinosaur from the Horizon Zero Dawn video game. Read more on MAKE The post Building a 13-Foot Long Robot Dinosaur “Watcher” Costume from Horizon Zero Dawn appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. Make: DIY Projects and Ideas(…)


A new dinosaur species has been discovered in Australia

Paleontologists have discovered a new species of dinosaur in Australia. The wide-hipped, long-necked, four-legged plant-eater was about half the length of a basketball court, and its shoulders stood as high as the hoop. Dinosaur fossils in Australia are exceedingly rare, and this discovery could help scientists understand how these massive creatures spread across the planet(…)


Origami Dinosaur

These instructions will guide you through the steps necessary to construct an origami T-Rex. Origami is used by many to develop hand-eye coordination, patience, attention to detail, relieve stress and many other things. When folding in origami you want to make sure that the folds are crisp and clean…By: AlejandroE37 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)


Near-perfect wings from dinosaur times discovered in amber

A pair of wings found encased in amber suggest that the plumage of modern birds has remained almost unchanged from some of their dinosaur-era ancestors, according to scientists. In a new study published in the Nature Communications journal this week, researchers say that the wings have very similar structures, coloring, and feather layouts as the wings(…)