3 Great Benefits of Getting Involved With Cosplay
Cosplay is a combination of costume and play and first started to gain popularity in the early 1990’s in Japan. This is a practice of dressing up as a fictional character while acting much like that character to give a touch of authenticity to the experience.What Is Inside a Model Rocket Engine?
Building and flying model rockets has become a very popular pastime and, with the advent of mass produced rocket engines from manufacturers such as Estes, model rocketry has become a very safe hobby to do as well. If you have even wondered what makes a model rocket fly, here’s an explanation of how model rocket engines work.5 Unusual Places to Metal Detect
Metal detecting is a hobby for enthusiasts to hunt for treasure. This article is about five locations that a hunter would normally not search.Creative Christmas Ideas – Simple and Easy
Here Come the Holidays! Christmas is fast approaching. Notice that Christmas Carols are now being played not just louder but more frequently.All for The Love of Beads
Beads are found all over the world. Many different cultures believe in prayer beads. Some people believe the use of beads helps them to recite their prayers. What about “worry beads?” Middle East businessmen have been known to wear a tasseled strand of 33 beads they call “worry beads,” to help them make decisions.What Are the Different Types of Interfacing Methods?
Interfacing is an important process to use on a sewing project for its ability to add rigidity to the fabric. But, sew in and fusible interfacing techniques aren’t the easiest to work it.Picking the Perfect Sock Yarn
Knitting a beginner project can be a fun way to get started a new hobby that most people fall in love with over time. It can be rewarding when the first pair is finally done and they can finally be worn, or watching siblings eyes light up when they open a thoughtful, homemade gift. Knitting a pair of socks is often one of the first projects that those interested in knitting undertake, and one of the most common questions asked is: what type of yarn should be used?How To Crochet A Long Scarf
This article is about how to crochet a basic, long scarf. This is for anyone who knows how to single crochet. This is a unisex scarf which is a great gift for anyone.What You Need To Know About Sergers
A serger, also known as an overlock machine is a complex machine that you can use in a variety of your sewing projects. You can use it to edge fabric, hem a clothing material and also finish a seam. Difference between serger and sewing machine Most people don’t know the differences between sergers and sewing machines but the two are very different. In addition to the overlock machine sewing the fabric quicker than a sewing machine, it also cuts the fabric as it stitches.Custom Framing Projects for Kids
Parents with young children soon find their walls and refrigerators covered in artwork. Consider these custom framing ideas for your next weekend project.Making a Natural Edge Bowl, Article 2
Article 1 talked about how to prep and attach a face plate to the turning block. Article 2 we will discuss how to safely attach the wood turning block and turn the outside of the bowl. Starting with and a rough unbalanced block will turn the side of the bowl and smooth the wood.Craft Marketing Tip: Different Means Better
Crafting is an area where standing out and being different is a good thing. Here are ways to make your crafts stand out and why you should think beyond the current crafting fads. Now is the time to start your own trends and let others follow you.