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10 Creative Uses for CNC Machinery

CNC machines are machining tools controlled by computers. Traditionally CNC machining is used to shape pieces of metal or other rigid materials – for example, to make parts for cabinets, boats or cars. Some creative types have used their CNC routers to make things that are unexpected

Types of Chairs You’ve Never Heard Of

We all know office chairs, stackable plastic chairs, bar stools and other chairs we see in day-to-day life. There are, however, many chairs that are only used in particular circumstances, were only used at a particular stage in history or are collected and used by galleries and

10 Tips for Overcoming Writer’s Block: A Blogger’s Guide

Change Your Writing Habits Following a schedule can be an important way to manage your time, but sticking too closely to a routine can also hamper creativity. For this reason, it’s important to change your routine if you run into a writing wall. Do you usually write

Parallels in Music: Dvorak and Deacon

If you’re familiar with either Dan Deacon or Antonin Dvorak, the chances are high that you aren’t aware, or particularly fond, of the other. Dan Deacon is a contemporary and highly eclectic electronic composer, whereas Dvorak is a late 19th century classical composer. However, you may be