I make a smaller version of Tobi’s Foxbling in silver, here’s a process video I made about it for CRAFT.
I used rubber cement to affix the template to a piece of 18ga. silver sheet, and used a small saw to cut out the shape on top of a jewelry maker’s bench pin, which is that fork-shaped wooden surface you see in the video. Finish it up with files and a lot of sanding using a flex shaft and slotted mandrel. The same flex shaft can be fitted with any number of tools, like the tiny drill bit I used to drill the pendant’s jumpring hole. I got most of the tools and supplies for this project from Rio Grande, who also buys back my scrap metal.
I’d like to put these necklaces into production (and $upport Mozilla, natch), so if you’re interested in staying informed on the project, email me.
Roll into Transmediale in style by whipping up your very own FAT hoodie. Bonus points if one of you prints “LAB” on yours and stands next to a “FAT” for a picture. Instructable, PDF pattern, FuckFlickr set, all public domain. We got the idea for the letters across the hood from IMP.
Listen online (42:35):
No more aught-nine, no more oughtas. Straight to the future!
1. If You Leave It Alone – The Wave Pictures
2. Kingdom of Rust – Doves
3. Brooklyn Girl, You’re Going To Be My Bride – Barton Carroll
4. Molecules – little-scale
5. The Ballad of Jimmy Hollin Is More Awkward Than That – Leafcutter John
6. Lay Down The Law – Joey Eppard
7. Alice Springs – Thomas Fehlmann
8. At The Crack of Noon – shuutobi
9. Numbered Lithograh – John Vanderslice
10. Two Weeks – Grizzly Bear
11. Venice – Beirut
I added these blinking lights to my fatlab patch for riding my bike at night, and show you how in the above video. You can also look at the instructable or download the code and schematic for this soft circuit project.
Reposted from CRAFT.
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