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Jul 22, 2014

How to: Make a DIY Concrete Insulated Cup

Wait, what? A concrete insulted cup? Yep This is perfect to keep your drinks nice and cool while trying to beat this fantastic heat, and keep things looking plenty stylish.

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Oct 18, 2011

Woven Plastic Cup Sculptures by John Mars

created at: 10/17/2011

Here's an idea: After your next party, instead of throwing away all those ubiquitous red plastic cups, make some art out of them.

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Dec 09, 2010

How To: Make an Amorphous Vase from a Styrofoam Cup

created at: 12/09/2010

These days, I rarely run into a styrofoam cup. And I'm quite thankful, as extruded polystyrene foam does not biodegrade for hundreds of years, and the its manufacturing process produces a whole buncha junk that no one wants in the air. So, when you come across one, what is there to do but sink your teeth around the rim?

Why, make these fancy shaped vases, of course...

created at: 12/09/2010

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Sep 13, 2010

Make a Super Mario Bros. Warp Tunnel Pencil Cup

created at: 09/13/2010

What better to go with your Mario and Luigi-themed filing cabinets than a handmade warp pipe pencil cup?

Not much we can think of.

This design used plastic needlepoint canvas, which I haven't seen since the horrific Kleenex box covers my grandma had in the bathroom.

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Jun 22, 2010

How To: Play the Vuvuzela

For the last two weeks, the vuvuzela has been all over the news, social networks, and blogosphere. And if they're not already available at your local discount store, they're gonna be. Soon. Guaranteed.

And you're either gonna be that guy with the vuvuzela, or the friend of that guy. Either way, you might as well learn how to actually play it properly.  

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