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Cars, and Not Just Bash
For those of you who have been racing your RC cars for
years, and have a friend or two who you have been trying to
get out to the RC tracks, this article is for you. Feel
free to forward it to them.
Just before the advent of the Great Depression, more than a
hundred companies manufactured glassware in the United
States. At the end of the Depression, fewer than fifty
percent of these companies remained in business.
Rare Depression Glass
Depression Glass - The Rare Pieces. Did you know that if you
happen to have a crystal (clear) and pink Depression Glass
refrigerator bowl in the Crisscross pattern in good
condition and with its original cover, that it's valued at
between $300 and $335? Or that Shirley Temple cream pitcher
your grandmother keeps in the back of her upper cabinet
could bring up to $1,250 at auction? If you didn't, then
you've been in the dark about rare Depression Glass pieces
and their values! Here are a few pieces for which
knowledgeable Depression Glass collectors stay on constant
lookout: The Ruby Red Aladdin Beehive Lamp Made for only six
months during 1937, this lamp currently brings anywhere
from $700 to $950 - if it can be found! Most collectors
owning this piece understandably do not have any interest
in letting go of it, which makes it even rarer. The color
of the glass in the Aladdin series of ruby lamps varies
from a light red with an amber tint to dark, rich red, with
the deeper reds fetching more interest with today's
Gift Baskets - Create
Simple Easy Gifts For the Person Who Has
Have you ever thought about giving a personalized Gift
Basket? Is it just me or do you also get excited when you
give a gift to your friends and family and you know they
love it! The downside you give a gift and you just know they
hate it! Unfortunately you can't always get it right
because what seems right and the appropriate gift for you
isn't always right and appropriate for the person you are
buying for. Take my mother for instance, if you don't buy
her a gift say for Mothers Day you will be in the bad books
Starting Your Own
Before I discovered the world of scrapbooking, I was
inexplicably drawn to my local office supply store. I loved
to stand in an aisle surrounded by the different colors of
Money Making Hobby - Do
You Have One?
Everyone has a hobby. We love all kinds of music, sports,
Capturing the Craft Show
Finding the right product to sell at a craft show is
extremely important in finding success on the craft show
circuit. You may already have an excellent craft product or
line of products you are creating or even selling, or you
may be looking for a craft to produce in order to enter the
A Beginners Guide to
Buying Authentic Swords Online
Looking at all the various swords for sale online can make
you feel a bit like a kid in a candy store. But if you are
looking to buy authentic replica swords online, it can be a
bit harder to get what you really want than it otherwise
might first appear? Sure, if you are just looking for an
ornamental sword to hang on the wall - it's pretty easy.
Are Your Airbrush
Products Selling? If So, Here Are 3 Ways To Further
One of the biggest challenges faced by airbrush artists are
proof of what you say is true! The potential customer is
going to find it hard to believe you. Whether it is, if you
can do the work, whether they think you are charging them
too much, or it is simply that you are artistic, potential
customers are going to find it hard to trust you.
How to Make Your Own
There are several types of refrigerator magnets that you
can make with a little effort and the right materials.
Below are some ideas for making magnets for gifts or just
10 Reasons to Create and
Give a Gift Basket!
10. A Themed Gift Basket is for everyone and every
Tech-Savvy Crafters Can
The image of a crafter or artisan is often serene, even
pastoral. It's easy to imagine a potter spinning his wheel
in his barn-turned-studio and then selling his wares at the
little farmer's market down the road.
A Scrapbook Page To
Celebrate Your Childs First Haircut
Here's a great idea for making a special 'first haircut'
scrapbook page. Between the ages of about 12 and 18 months,
a baby boy or girl may go for their first hair cut.
Starting A Coin
The best place to start collecting would be with pennies,
we will focus on the Lincoln Cent for the years 1909
through 1958, which are the Wheat Cents. There are still a
number of "wheat cents" showing up in circulation, so it is
possible to start a coin collection without spending a
great deal of money.
What Is A Reverse
Welcome to the world of Reverse Painting on Glass. Reverse
painting on glass has been considered a popular 'art
of the people' for many centuries.
Invitation Envelopes -
Make or Break Your Party
What will separate your party from all the other events of
the season? Of all the planning that goes into your special
occasion, there is no excuse to forget about specialty
envelopes. Your invitation is the first impression that you
and your party will have.
Civil War Uniforms: 5
Tips on Making Your Trousers Last Forever!
Are your pants wearing out too fast? Does it look like you
are expecting a flood because your pants are too short? Make
your Civil War Uniform trousers last forever by following
these 5 tips!1. Cut your trousers long, so when you first
start wearing them you will have to roll them up a few
Sell Hobby Items by
You can, if you are ambitious, start a Mail Order Business
selling collectables to hobbyist by mail. To begin, you
must first find a hobby that appeals to YOU.
Why Do I (You)
I just got back from the vet with my cat "Spud". He gave us
quite a scare, we went away for a couple of day's vacation
and on our return we found him very listless.
Woodworking Tools: Right
Selection And Care Will Save You Money, Part 4
Woodworking: Tools Of The Trade, Part 4 - Tools For
Shaping A civilization's maturity and intelligence is
judged, in part, by the diversity and sophistication of its
tools. When it comes to woodworking, the human race is