Create Your Own LoFi Beat

Create Your Own LoFi Beat

Software

  • Ableton Live
    • https://www.ableton.com/en/trial/
  • Izotope Vinyl
    • https://www.izotope.com/en/products/vinyl.html

Thanksgiving Pop-Up Card

Thanksgiving Pop-Up Card

Make your Thanksgiving popping with this card!

Supplies

  • Brown paper
  • Orange paper
  • Yellow paper
  • Scissor
  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Glue

Instructions

  1. Fold the brown paper and cut it in half
  2. Cut both pieces of brown paper into squares
  3. Fold both squares in half
  4. Take one of the squares and fold the corners inwards
  5. Fold that piece in half again and cut the corners into rounded edges
  6. take the other half and cut one of the corners into rounded edges
  7. Grab the yellow paper and fold it in half
  8. Grab the round paper and place it on the middle part of the yellow paper
  9. Make sure the fold of the round paper is facing inward
  10. Glue the bottom folds of the round paper onto the yellow paper
  11. Grab the other brown paper and place it between the yellow and brown paper
  12. Make sure that the fold is facing outwards
  13. Glue the top folded corners to the other brown paper
  14. Cut the round edge to make feathers
  15. Grab one of the excess brown paper and cut out a neck and head
  16. Glue those onto the body and make sure the head is not over the fold
  17. Grab the orange paper and cut out legs, beak, and leaves
  18. Glue the legs, beak, and leaves onto the card
  19. Draw eyes and details for the leaves
  20. Add phrases and decorate your card to your fitting

Microwave Baked Potatoes

Microwave Baked Potato

Quick, easy and filling!

Ingredients

  • Potato
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Oil
  • Optional Toppings

Instructions

  1. Thoroughly wash potato
  2. Dry the skin for crispy skin
  3. Pierce potato skin all over with fork to release steam
  4. Rub in oil, salt, pepper
  5. Microwave for 7 minutes or until you can easily pierce with a fork.
  6. Cut in half, season with more salt and pepper as necessary and add toppings! Enjoy!

Apple Cinnamon Dessert

Apple Cinnamon Dessert

like the warm, sweet insides of an apple pie, but without the pie part

Ingredients

  • Apple(s)
  • Cinnamon
  • Optional: sugar, cinnamon sugar, whipped cream
  • Knife
  • Cutting Board
  • Microwaveable Bowl
  • Fork or spoon

Instructions

  1. Wash apple(s)
  2. Cut apple(s) into slices, cubes, chunks; dice it, chop it, julienne…
    • however you like!
    • Optional: peel the apple first
  3. Place the slices into the bowl, layer with cinnamon
    • or sprinkle with some cinnamon sugar
    • layer with your preferred combination of cinnamon and/or sugar
  4. Microwave bowl until apple pieces reach desired consistency
    • softer, crunchier, or mushier, you choose!
  5. Mix together, make sure the cinnamon/sugar is well distributed
  6. Top with whipped cream (if you want) and enjoy!

A beginner’s Guide to Building a Portfolio Website

A beginner's Guide to Building a Portfolio Website

Build your portfolio website by following this easy and simple tutorial

Software

  • Visual Studio Code
    • Liver Server
    • Prettier

Instructions

  1. Download Visual Studio Code
  2. Add Liver Server extension and Prettier extension
  3. Change VSC settings to afterdelay
  4. Open a browser and look for a free website template
  5. Download a template and save all the content into a recognizable folder
  6. Reopen Visual Studio Code and open the recognizable folder
  7. Select index.html and right click the code to select open with live server
  8. Explore the template and code to get an idea of how it works
  9. Change the html5 code to make the template your own
  10. Delete the contact form and replace it with <a href=”mailto:webmaster@example.com”>

blender Cloth Simulator

Cloth Simulation in Blender

Intro to physics simulations to help you make realistic motion

Software

  • blender 2.79
    • download here: https://www.blender.org/download/releases/2-79/

Flip Book

Flip Book

Bring any notepad to life!

Supplies

  • Pencil
  • Pen
  • Paper Pad

Instructions

  1. Plan out your animation path, keeping in mind how many frames/pieces of paper you’ll need.
  2. To give your animation more life, keep in mind the 12 principles of animation
  3. Flip back and forth between pages, outlining your animation with pencil.
  4. Flip through to check your pacing
  5. Trace with pen when you’re happy with it!

Butter Basted Steak

Butter Basted Steak

The juiciest steak you will ever make!

Ingredients

  • Steak
  • Oil
  • Thyme
  • Black Pepper
  • Garlic Salt
  • Butter

Instructions

  1. Pour a dash of oil into your pan and heat it over medium to high heat
  2. Coat both sides of your room temp steak with garlic salt and black pepper
  3. Put your steak into the pan and cook on one side for two minutes
  4. Flip and cook the other side for another two minutes
  5. Flip again and add thyme on top
  6. Add the butter into the pan and baste your steak in it with a spoon for thirty seconds
  7. Flip your steak and baste the other side for thirty seconds
  8. Grab your steak, tilt the pan and cook a side in the butter for one minute

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