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Creative layouts featuring Large Photos:: A Scrapbooking tutorial by Naomi Atkins [6]

Hello there! Today I’m going to give you a tutorial on some creative ideas to scrapbook with extra large photos. Being a photographer, my favorite way to scrapbook is starting with an extra large photo. My photos are definitely my inspiration, and usually the rest of my creativity flows from there. Show More Summary

Thoughts on scrapbooking my birth story [32]

Actually, the words ‘birth story’ make my skin crawl a little bit and I can’t put my finger on why. My best guess is because in the last few months of pregnancy, I suddenly read so many birth stories and like anything else in the world, they run to extremes. Show More Summary

250 card Fairfield baseball cube

By picking this up instead of two of those 100 card hanger repacks - I got 50 more loose cards along with two random [junk] packs as well as a plastic box I can reuse.The cube wasn't sealed by a clear plastic sticker / tape - like previous...Show More Summary

Courtyard Garden: One Year Later by Evelyn Hadden

It’s time for an update on my courtyard garden. The thrill of saying that hasn’t dimmed after a year, and I imagine I will still be delighted about it if I am lucky enough to have a courtyard garden decades from now. First, a quick before-and-after pairing to show the changes in the structure of […]

Obert Internacional d’Escacs Igualada 2014

Obert Internacional d’Escacs Igualada 2014The Internacional Tournament d’Escacs Igualada 2014 was held on 19th August at the Teatre Municipal L’Ateneu, 08700 Igualada, Barcelona, Spain.The rapid event was completed over eight roundsShow More Summary

Open Internacional de Sants 2014

Open Internacional de Sants 2014The 16th Open Internacional de Sants, Hostafrancs & Bordeta is set to take place on 22-30th August at the Auditoridel Centre Cívic de les Cotxeres de Sants, 79 Sants St in Barcelona, Spain.The 10-round...Show More Summary

Rwandans Upset By Captain

I wonder what some experts on the regulations think of this.It seems that the unfortunate incident on the last day of the Olympiad has had the unintended side-effect of causing ructions within the Rwandan men's team.From Rwanda's The...Show More Summary

Checkmate tactic

Black to move. Find the best continuation for Black.7k/1B4pp/2P5/1P3P1b/3bN1nP/3P3Q/8/4qB1K b - - 0 1 Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

21st Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival

21st Abu Dhabi International Chess FestivalAug 19, 2014The 21st Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival Masters Tournament will take place from 20-29th August at the Abu Dhabi Chess & Culture Club in United Arab Emirates.The FestivalShow More Summary

Custom EOTech Reticle with an Arduino Inside

A TFB reader purchased a damaged EOTech very cheaply, then gutted the internals and replaced them with custom electronics. This video shows the result: The possibilities are endless. Rangefinders, shot counters, timers etc. could be easily integrated and the data shown on the Heads Up Display (HUD). Show More Summary

Congratulations from the President and Prime Minister

President and Prime Minister of Georgia congratulate Zurab AzmaiparashviliOn the occasion of winning the election for President of the European Chess Union, President of Georgia Mr. Giorgi Margvelashvili, and the Prime Minister of Georgia Mr. Show More Summary

Coming To a Range Near You… Pay By the Minute?

MGM Target Sytems is releasing a new Pay to Play system that allows ranges to invest in the technology and infrastructure and charge shooters for blocks of time.  The system would be set up on with a credit card processing station that...Show More Summary

Tute Tuesday: Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt

2 days agoHobbies / Crafts : Craftster

I am pretty sure that everyone on Craftster knows that I am a huge cross stitch junkie. I absolutely love anything to do with needlework projects. While searching our awesome tutorial portal I came across this little gem for a Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt by p.kok. This project is a quick way to spruce up […]

And that’s a wrap

Despite all my dread, the mending of the shawl went really, really well. Like I planned, I threaded a needle with the yarn, and then wove it in along the bath of the previous thread, starting a little ways back. … Continue reading ?

Palmetto State Armory .308 AR-10 Lower Receivers

Palmetto State Armory has finally released their new PA10 AR-10.308 stripped lower receivers. The retailer known for their budget priced AR uppers and parts kits actually showed off their new AR-10 rifle at SHOT Show 2014 earlier this year. Show More Summary

Wired To Hunt Weekly #18: 3 Simple Steps for Scouting Public Land

By Mark Kenyon With access to hunting land getting increasingly difficult these days, more hunters are turning to public land than ever before. That said, we all know that finding quality public ground and figuring out how to hunt it can be a serious challenge. With this in mind, I wanted to share a simple […]

3D Scanner Digitally Immortalizes Invaluable Masterpieces in Five Minutes Flat

Last year, the Smithsonian opened a virtual museum. With Smithsonian X 3D Explorer users can take a virtual tour of (and even 3D print) high-definition digital models of artifacts like Lincoln’s life mask or the Wright Brother’s plane. It’s a brilliant concept. Once digital, artifacts can be easily accessed and explored […]

Honey, I Shrunk The Dinosaurs!

There is a fantastic paper just out in Science: “Sustained miniaturization and anatomoical innovation in the dinosaurian anceestors of birds”...

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