Metal Work Art Continues To Sell

Metal work art continues to be a popular genre. From mechanical to industrial productions, these pieces are featured at extensive galleries throughout the world. Artists within this genre also utilize a myriad of tools. This includes carvers, connectors, and especially the blowtorch. The latter, of course, is what helps them effectively shape the contours of their works.There are also vast … [Read more...]

Cricut Cartridges Provides Specific Designs

Even in the past, numerous people are hooked in making scrapbooks, cards, room decorations, etc. This serves as their hobby, outlet of stress, or source of income. A lot of shops for arts and crafts were opened to sell various accessories, designs and things needed for scrapbook and card making. Thus, constant shopping for necessary designs is expensive rather than having a cricut machine that … [Read more...]

Tips on Collecting High Quality Diecast Model Airplanes

Diecast model airplanes are very popular items to collect for aviation enthusiasts .  The number of models available in the market for you to choose from is almost limitless and there are new releases every month. Model airplanes are produced by many manufacturers with some of the most popular being Aero Classics, Herpa, Corgi, Air Command, In Air, Gemini jets and Hot wings.Before investing … [Read more...]

Wood Carving Masterpieces from the Philippines

If there’s one place in the Philippines where wood carving among the locals has continued on as a centuries-old tradition, then it would certainly be the quaint lakeside town of Paete, in Laguna.  Among the Paetenians, which is how the locals are called, are numerous craftsmen who are exceedingly skillful in the use of different wood chisels without the need for machinery such as wood mills or … [Read more...]

Using Craft Stamping to Make Gifts

An exciting hobby that you can work on during this festive season to develop unique and special gifts for your friends and loved ones is crafts stamping. There is no limit to the number of crafts or the number of designs you can choose to use on your crafts. The main aim is to turn simple items into beautiful gifts. The best kinds of gifts are either items that someone can use, which are utility … [Read more...]

The Simply Sweet Cricut Cartridge

The Simply Sweet Cricut Cartridge by Provocraft is now available! This new font cartridge features a classic, basic font. In addition to the complete alphabet, Simply Sweet also contains numbers, symbols such as &, ?, and #, cute icons, and phrases. As its name implies, the designs on the cartridge are simple and sweet. The letters are whimsical and playful, and perfect to use in scrap booking … [Read more...]

Loving My Garmin Nuvi 650 GPS

Don't laugh, I think I'm in love with my Garmin Nuvi 650 GPS unit. Is there nothing this little gps gadget can't do?I purchased the Garmin Nuvi 650 GPS receiver as a navigational system in the city, but soon found out that I could also use it for running, biking, hiking, camping, and best of all I could use it as the main piece of equipment in my brand new hobby, geocaching. I'm just … [Read more...]

Do You Recommend Black & Decker?

I am a professional gardener and an expert with gardening tools. When our neighbor showed up the other night I felt a little dumbstruck not knowing how to answer her questions about the Black & Decker NS118 18-Volt Cordless Electric Broom Hard Surface Sweeper though and his special features.All I had to offer was that I liked the lightweight and the ergonomically designed frame. My meager … [Read more...]

First Step In Choosing A GPS For Geocaching

No GPS manufacturer can claim to have the best GPS for geocaching. Well, I guess they could advertise that they have the top notch geocaching unit, but really there is no one GPS system that could be singled out as the one best equipped to hunt down caches.Geocachers are no different than the population as a whole, we're individuals with unique ideas about what will work for us.One … [Read more...]

Is Beekeeping Right For You?

photo credit: dmott9 Personally, I think bees are fascinating critters, but before you jump headlong into beekeeping you should figure out whether or not it is right for you.  Here are some tips.Don't start with beekeeping if you are allergic to bee stings. You don't like to spend time outside, You can't spend a couple of hours a month on your hobby.Do start beekeeping if you can invest … [Read more...]

Easy Songs for Electric Guitar

Getting started with guitar can be somewhat daunting for a number of people, although it is always the best to learn techniques and scales; it is also motivating to learn some songs to show off to your friends! We can choose to learn some easy songs for electric guitar and keep ourselves motivated with the progress.So let’s see, one of these songs can be “Anarchy in the UK” by the Sex … [Read more...]

Hitachi D10YB Right Angle Drill Review

The Hitachi D10YB drill is a corded angle drill that is well built and sturdy. It is a strong machine, and therefore, it does not possess the burn out problems that many such devices are symptomatic of. The motor is encased fully, and the circuits themselves are of a strong build. This suggests that the drill would survive a fall or a drop and still operate afterwards, as well as holding up to the … [Read more...]