Paint Stick Crate

Here is a cute little "whatnot" box made with stuff that you can find at your home center. It can be built with as little as a hammer. It is an excellent project to do with a kid. Materials You are going to need 14 paint sticks and two pieces of 1×6 common pine, 8"(…)


How to Paint With Concrete

Why would you ever want to bother painting a mural with concrete, you ask? Why not just use normal paint? Well, there are several benefits to using concrete as paint instead of, ya know, the boring kind.First, it is a lot cheaper to use concrete than acrylic paint by volume. Second, you can make you…By:(…)


How to Use Paint Mask Stencils

How to use paint mask stencils. Do you need your logo or art painted onto a surface? …Make sure to use Duluth Custom Design paint mask stencils to get the job done right. Tape in place Clean surface & position stencil in place Peel and cut Peel away half of the backing paper a…By:(…)


How to Paint with Squirt Guns

Squirt gun painting is a fun and easy art project. Be sure to select a handful of reliable squirt guns. You’ll also need to purchase or make your own washable paint. Finally, plan the specific project you’re envisioning ahead of time, carefully load the squirt guns, and fire away. EditSteps EditSelecting a Squirt Gun Get(…)


Conductive Paint Art

In this Instructable I detail the process that I took in designing a project that can light up LED’s using conductive paint. I have written this in the hopes that you can completely remake the project I did (and hopefully make it better than me), but also use this as a stepping stone to creating(…)


How to Paint Pansies in Watercolor

For all their delicate charm, pansies are a hardy flower. They lend themselves to watercolor because their petals look almost as though they have been colored by an artist. Their rich, velvety red, violet, purple and yellow blossoms have a backdrop of spiked green leaves. If you haven’t tried painting pansies, do it. They aren’t(…)