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How to make this helpful toy for children with autism1m40s

How to make this helpful toy for children with autism

This "curvy ring stack" is made out of a bird mister found at a yard sale. Clients with autism or other developmental disabilities enjoy the visual stimulation experienced when watching the rings spiral downward. They need to reach, pay visual attention and use their hands together as they develop eye-hand coordination.

Published: July 21, 2017Updated: July 24, 201772 views
How to Promote Your Film on Patreon4m22s

How to Promote Your Film on Patreon

Patreon is an Internet-based membership platform that provides business tools for creators to run a subscription content service, as well as ways for artists to build relationships and provide exclusive experiences to their subscribers, or "patrons." I believe this particular platform was meant especially for artists. If you haven’t checked it out then you’re making a huge mistake. It is popular among YouTube videographers, webcomic artists, writers, podcasters, musicians, and other categories of creators who post regularly online. It allows artists to receive funding directly from their fans, or patrons, on a recurring basis or per work of art.

5 steps to finding your audience4m38s

5 steps to finding your audience

If you can make a connection with this smallest possible audience, you’re putting yourself in a position to succeed. If you focus all of your energy into converting this group into die-hard fans, you'll create evangelists who will help spread the message about your film.

Published: July 13, 2017Updated: July 14, 201710 views
Reclaimed DIY: From rusty old rasp to shiny Kiridashi3m10s

Reclaimed DIY: From rusty old rasp to shiny Kiridashi

After finding old rusty rasp next to a scrap metal container while on his way to the workshop, this guy knew he wanted to make a Kiridashi (Japanese pocket knife) out of it. Learn how it's done in this awesome DIY clip!

Published: July 11, 2017Updated: July 14, 201723 views
6 practical steps for film self-distribution7m15s

6 practical steps for film self-distribution

Filmmakers need to understand that it’s not practical to continue chasing down the distribution unicorn. Selling the rights to a major distributor in an exchange for a large check is not how things work anymore in the entertainment industry. Check out this clip to learn more!

Published: July 5, 2017Updated: July 7, 201728 views
How to market your film using Snapchat4m37s

How to market your film using Snapchat

Snapchat continues to innovate, and almost 160 million people today use the platform on a daily basis. You might be using the app for your personal account. There are innumerable opportunities for filmmakers to use the app and even build a successful career!

Kinkajou Bottle Cutting and Candle Making Kit40s

Kinkajou Bottle Cutting and Candle Making Kit

Ever sipped a brew out of a fancy bottle and wished you could keep it? Now you can finally repurpose your favorite bottles with this handy bottle cutter. Watch the video to see how easy it actually is to create glassware just like that. This DIY duo also comes with your very own candle making set so you can fill your new glasses with homemade soy candles.

How to make a Snapchat film (and why you should)4m41s

How to make a Snapchat film (and why you should)

Tribeca recently released to the public the screenings for this year’s Snapchat Shorts. Really? The announcement was made today by Tribeca and Snap Inc. executives during the 16th annual Tribeca Film Festival during a celebration and screening of the work. Wait, one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world is considering Snapchat shorts as an official segmented part of its celebration of art? Yes, they are. How exciting is that? The Tribeca Snapchat Shorts was created in an effort to discover visionary artists in the mobile space. We continue to see new technology being introduced to the film industry in a way that opens door to new creatives! Now, you might be wondering how that’s even possible... we'll show you!

5 clever ways to stand out on Snapchat5m07s

5 clever ways to stand out on Snapchat

Nowadays, everyone wants to have a cool social media. Some will go through great lengths to do so. With social media platforms gaining more and more popularity, everyone could use a few tips to help them stand out, even just a little. That is where this video comes in. These are 5 awesome tips for photo-sharing app, Snapchat. Here are a few tips for you as to how to break through the noise and create compelling content in order to reach the masses. That is, until it disappears after 24 hours. If you're a storyteller beyond sending boring selfies, blurry videos from the club, and photos of food that look prettier on camera, have no fear, we have some ideas for you! Check out these awesome Snapchat tips!

DIY home decoration made from old fence palings1m00s

DIY home decoration made from old fence palings

In today's time, reusing and re-purposing any old material has become quite popular. It helps the environment and can also provide for an affordable alternative to other products and decorations. Watch as this talented young girl from Australia redecorates her new home with this amazing DIY feature wall made from old fence palings. The rustic finish sure does bring this home some instant character and it looks amazing! Would you ever try something like this for your own home? Let us know in the comment section! Be sure to visit for more awesome DIY videos that you should try out. Check out this awesome DIY project.

Published: June 13, 2017Updated: June 14, 20172,986 viewsVirality: 13%
How to fix a zipper that doesn't close3m15s

How to fix a zipper that doesn't close

Almost everyone has had an encounter with a zipper before. Most pairs of jeans have them, as well as jackets and bags. Every once and a while, us zipper users are plagued with the misfortune of having what seems to be the most stubborn zipper in the world. It just won't zip up! This can leave you frustrated, and the frustration can stay with you for the rest of the day. No one wants that. So look no further, here we have the instant fix to your most stubborn zippers! In this video we learn how to fix a zipper that doesn't close correctly. Most of the time, this happens with bags and pouches. This quick and easy fix will make life so much easier for the lot of you. All you'll need are pliers. The main problem for zippers is that the mouth doesn't engage the teeth, so all you'll need to do is take your pliers, and squeeze, not too hard, on both sides of the mouth. And that should do the trick! With just a little bit of elbow grease, anything can be fixed. Now you'll have no more problems with your zippers. So the next time you get this problem, don't panic and grab your pliers! Check out this awesome fix to a common problem!

Published: June 1, 2017Updated: June 7, 201710,737,252 views
Help children with autism build hand skills with slap bracelets4m36s

Help children with autism build hand skills with slap bracelets

This video demonstrates how to cut fruit shapes out of plastic bottles to make fine motor activities for children or adults with autism or other developmental disabilities, as well as typically developing children. Connecting and separating the bracelets from the plastic is a fun sensory experience and develops eye-hand coordination.

Published: May 31, 2017Updated: June 2, 2017542 views
14 DIY bottle caps jewelry ideas2m17s

14 DIY bottle caps jewelry ideas

Do you have spare bottle caps lying around your home? How about creating a new necklace, bracelet or fashionable earrings? Use old bottle caps to make something pretty and cute. Here are 14 DIY ideas for bottle caps jewelry you can make by yourself. Which one is your favorite?

Published: April 29, 2017Updated: May 1, 20171,218 viewsVirality: 89%
How to make skinny jeans4m39s

How to make skinny jeans

In this tutorial, Dayvee walks you through a DIY project to re-purpose jeans that are out of style into skinny jeans. It's a simple tailoring project that you'll definitely enjoy!

Published: April 6, 2017Updated: April 7, 201795 views