Simple Pencil Drawing Tips

Sharpening Drawing Pencils When sharpening your pencils for drawing, use a craft knife (carefully!) Rather than a pencil sharpener. You can get a longer, more effective point on the pencil this way and you can also shave it to a chisel edge which gives you more options for creating different line widths and textures. This…

Official – Biting your Finger Nails Causes Heart Disease

Scientists at WITS university have discovered that biting your fingernails greatly increases your chances of heart disease. They also have seen a likelihood that you life expectance will be dramatically shortened to that of a heavy smoker. The heart problems are caused by Bacterial Endocarditis which is an infection of the hearts inner lining (endocardium)…

A Magical Time At A Harry Potter Party

It is time for a party, and wizardry is the catch phrase; a Harry Potter Party is a great idea for children who love all things Hogwarts! For invitations, you can purchase simple parchment paper, and download Harry Potter fonts. Print your invitation to resemble an official Hogwarts document. Include all relevant information such as…

Docking Boat in a Current

Learn to dock a boat like a pro when you make smooth and easy landings in current. Follow these fast and easy sailing tips and in no time, you will be “wowing” the folks at your marina with your docking skills! Enter any marina and you will deal with wind or current. Face the current…

Teambuilding Volleyball Drills

A difficult skill to teach for a volleyball coach is team building. There are some good volleyball drills that can help build teamwork and camaraderie with your players. You will want to work on this skill in order for each player to be able to trust in their teammates and know that they can count…

Heavy Duty Tarp Maintenance

Just like any tool or piece of equipment, proper maintenance habits are the key to enjoying a long service life of dependable use from heavy duty tarp. Some people choose to see tarpaulins as disposable, especially the ubiquitous blue, but any homeowner or business owner can appreciate the savings from keeping all of their equipment…

5 Tips To Sweep The Board In Tattoo Design Contests

Tattoo design contests are everywhere, especially all over the Internet. For tattoo hobbyists, arranging a design contest is a great of way to find the best designs at a very competitive price. For artists also, these contests are a very effective way of showing their skills to the tattoo enthusiasts across the globe. If you…