Month: February 2008

MAKE Primer – Electronic test equipment

MAKE Primer – Electronic test equipment

Electronic Test Equipment by Tom and Wendell Anderson. See and understand what’s happening inside a circuit. Page 158 – MAKE 10. Read this article now in the MAKE digital edition. Or get MAKE 10 from the Maker store and/or subscribe to MAKE (use code CMAKE for $5 off USD). You can view all our in […]

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Winners of the Warm Biscuit Bedding Company Giveaway!

Well we received an overwhelming response to the free giveaway this week for a $50 gift certificate to Warm Biscuit Bedding Company. The 2 lucky Craftzine readers are: Julie Hentz and Annie Skarphol. Congratulations! Thanks to everyone who entered and don’t forget to check out the great fabrics and more at Warm Biscuit Bedding Company! […]

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HOW TO – Embroider with Mirrors

Joyful Abode shares a step-by-step, extremely well-photographed tutorial for doing Indian-style shisha embroidery, using small mirrors or pailettes. [via] Link. Related: Shi Sha Embroidery – Link.

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Nicole Smith’s Hearts

Nicole Smith’s Hearts

Nicole M. Smith has created this really interesting set of interactive plush toys from hand-printed fabric and plastic tubing. They’re on display at Conspire, a gallery in downtown Phoenix. She doesn’t have a website, but you can email her if you like – Link.

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“Made in Japan” Interview: Masayuki Akamatsu

“Made in Japan” Interview: Masayuki Akamatsu

Makers from Japan: An Interview with Masayuki Akamatsu Masayuki Akamatsu has taught sound/media arts at IAMAS (International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences/Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences, Gifu, Japan) since 1997. He has exhibited multimedia electronic installations and performed throughout the world, and is also a member of The Breadboard Band, a group […]

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