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Illinois artist Barbara Pihos works in the traditional printmaking techniques of etching and aquatint. She begins her landscapes with field sketches, which are the basis for more detailed compositions drawn directly into the acid resist on her zinc plates. She gives a brief overview of her process, and the etching/aquatint process in general, on her [...]
Etching PCBs goes a lot better if you agitate the solution in order to carry away the dissolved copper and get fresh etchant to the area. With that in mind [Rohit Gupta] designed a mechanism in Sketch Up before realizing he was going about it the hard way. Show More Summary
On a recent episode of Todd’s Sketches, TechFeed News producer Todd Boudreaux sits back as his sister Isabel verbally recaps what happens in Disney’s classic animated film The Lion King. Isabel also draws the scenes out using an Etch A Sketch toy. Previously, we wrote about the episode where they recapped Breaking Bad. video via […]
RNC Chairman Priebus took a shot at a Romney adviser as he dismissed criticism of a plan that could bar CNN and NBC from hosting 2016 Republican primary debates.
The Etch a Sketch has been used for many things in the past, but I think this is the first time that we have ever seen a TV show recap drawn out…
Todd’s Sketches is a web new series where TechFeed News producer Todd Boudreaux draws about everything “from pop culture to news to whatever happens to be on his mind.” On the premiere episode, Todd verbally recaps everything that has happened on AMC’s Breaking Bad (Seasons 1-5) while drawing it all out on an Etch A [...]
Lunarbaboon's son has the right idea. Why limit yourself to just a little screen? Link
Bryan Madden sometimes spends upwards of 50 hours bringing a single Etch A Sketch masterpiece to life. Totally worth it! “Patience is the most important aspect of what I do,” says artist Bryan Madden. When your canvas of choice is an Etch A Sketch, patience is a virtue one cannot do without. Show More Summary
TechFeed associate producer Todd Boudreaux talks about his life with the help of an Etch A Sketch. It took him about 9 hours to complete the drawings. A simple and honest story with lots of funny drawings in between. Hat Tip Link
On a special episode of Draw My Life on TechFeed News, producer and Etch A Sketch enthusiast Todd Boudreaux tells his life story while drawing it out on an Etch A Sketch. video via Tech Feed submitted via Laughing Squid Tips
It's human nature to immediately pick up and play with an Etch A Sketch whenever you see one. It's in the Hall of Fame of toys (does that exist?) and almost everyone has struggled making anything more than squiggly lines with its knobs. But did you know that you can actually make an Etch A Sketch toy at home? Yeah. Read more...
Sony's 13.3-inch Digital Paper tablet is based on durable plastic TFT technology. (Credit: Sony) If you love doodling with a pen but hate accumulating paper, Sony and E Ink are coming out with a tablet/digital notepad that's large and light. Show More Summary
Does this image look familiar to you? It's called Itch A Skitch but it's basically the online version of an Etch A Sketch. Just like the vintage toy, you move the knobs with the arrow keys to make a sketch. When you want to make a new sketch, you just click on the "new skitch" button and it shakes your image away. Show More Summary
History comes alive! In honor of the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the Gettysburg Address (which is being observed in 2013), the Reading Public Museum will exhibit nearly 30 paintings, etchings, and sketches by renowned historical artist Mort Künstler. Show More Summary
For many people, myself included, an Etch A Sketch toy is nothing more than a frustrating memory from childhood that convinced me I would never become an artist. But artist Bryan Madden has used those two maddening dials to create unbelievable cityscapes and portraits in his own version of Etch Pop Art. No Shaking Allowed!
Dangerous Minds: Apparently she was communicating only via Etch A Sketch and no one could be bothered to stop and ask her questions or maybe people were just uncomfortable approaching somebody wearing a hazmat suit, a condom-like cap and black duct tape across her mouth. Read and comment. From dangerousminds.net.
André Cassagnes, inventor of the Etch A Sketch, died Jan. 16 at the age of 86. Now, the brand's ad agency, Team Detroit, has crafted this tribute to the man. Showing the toy upside down allows the knobs to become eyes, of course, but...Show More Summary
SOME 100m red plastic easels, branded by the Ohio Art Company as Etch A Sketches, have been sold since 1960. Judging by Amazon reviews and online comments made following the death of Andre Cassagnes, its 86-year old inventor, in Paris...Show More Summary
Andre Cassagnes, inventor of the Etch A Sketch, has died. To honor him, we found a bunch of crazily detailed pictures maniacs drew on his toy.