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Rabbit String Figure - Tutorial - Pull The Rabbit Out Of A Hat

Rabbit String Figure - Tutorial - Pull The Rabbit Out Of A Hat

How to pull a bunny rabbit out of a hat string figure, step by step shown from the user's point of view. Make this string game in the shape of a bunny. This one is medium difficulty, but if you have been learning all of my other string figure tutorials, then this one will probably be easy for you!As...

String Figure Flower

String Figure Flower

Isn't this a pretty flower? If you desire, when you are done, why not take the flower off your hand and place it on a flat surface. I like the nice round circles at the center of this flower. To make the central circles I went over the left index and middle fingers four times. With a longer string y...

Open The Gate String Figure - Step By Step Easy!

Open The Gate String Figure - Step By Step Easy!

How to do a moving string figure called "Open the Gate", step by step shown from the user's point of view. This is a fairly simple string figure without too much difficulty. Several viewers requested Open the Gate string figure, so here it is! Please leave me a comment and a thumbs up! For...

Navajo String Games By Grandma Margaret

Navajo String Games By Grandma Margaret

In this video clip, my grandma tells the Navajo story of how coyote had placed the stars in the sky and shows how to make two constellations using string, Dilyh (the Pleiades) and So' Bidee' (Star With Horns). She continues by showing other string games, like Many Stars (So' n), Two Coyotes Running ...

String Figure Tricks #1

String Figure Tricks #1

String Figures: There are hundreds of string figures that have been design, ranging from the basic to the extremely difficult. This video shows some of our favorite string figures:Reminder: This is Not a tutorial on string figures but an overlook.1. Jacob's Ladder (1 - 6 Diamonds)2. Crow's Feet3. Cu...

String Figure Running Dog

String Figure Running Dog

Here is an absolutely amazing kinetic figure. This dog actually runs! A somewhat thick soft braided nylon string loop gives the dog nice round features. It took me a week to learn this figure from just worded instructions. The video will make things much easier for you...

11 Amazing String Tricks

11 Amazing String Tricks

Here are 11 Amazing string tricks you can learn to do very quickly!...

Po And Hoku (ka Hei-hei O Na Keiki) String Figures Step By Step

Po And Hoku (ka Hei-hei O Na Keiki) String Figures Step By Step

Step by Step instructions to help you make the Po (night) with seven stars string figure, which turns into Hoku (or Ka Hei-hei o na Keiki = The Cat's Cradle of the Children), or the Orion Constellation (Hawaiian)...

Running Dog String Figure - Step By Step

Running Dog String Figure - Step By Step

Tutorial for "Running Dog" string figure shown from the users point of view - Explained step by step! Also called "Walking the Dog". This is a high difficulty string figure, so don't get too frustrated if you can't do it right away. I go through the demonstration twice in the vid...

String Figure Butterfly

String Figure Butterfly

This shows how to make a string figure butterfly out of a string loop. Enjoy...

Learn To Make A Cool Cat's Whiskers String Figure/string Trick -step By Step

Learn To Make A Cool Cat's Whiskers String Figure/string Trick -step By Step

The Japanese call these Ayatori. Instructions for how to make a kitty whiskers cat's cradle string figure out of string in this easy step by step video tutorial. A cool string trick to impress your friends.String figures, which are found around the world include "Jacob's Ladder" ("Osa...

Donna Haraway - Sf:  String Figures, Multispecies Muddles, Staying With The Trouble

Donna Haraway - Sf: String Figures, Multispecies Muddles, Staying With The Trouble

March 24, 2014Donna Haraway, Distinguished Professor Emerita, University of CaliforniaUniversity of AlbertaAfter centuries of genocides, environmental destruction and its unevenly distributed suffering, and rampant killing of species, as well as individuals, Haraway suggested that humans turn to SF ...

Learn The Fun Running Dog Action String Figure/string Trick - Walkthrough

Learn The Fun Running Dog Action String Figure/string Trick - Walkthrough

The Japanese call these Ayatori. Instructions for how to make a walking the dog action (moving) cat's cradle string figure out of string in this easy step by step video tutorial. Learn a cool string trick to impress your friends. The string game is shown from the users point of view. Directions demo...

King Fish String Figure - Step By Step Tutorial

King Fish String Figure - Step By Step Tutorial

Instructions shown slowly from the users point of view on how to make the King Fish string figure, and do a fun trick to a friend using this string figure. This is not Jacobs ladder, but looks similar. Jacobs ladder has 4 diamonds, but the King Fish only has 3 diamonds and requires fewer steps to ma...

Turtle String Figure - Step By Step

Turtle String Figure - Step By Step

How to make the Turtle String Figure. Shown step by step very slowly from the user's point of view. This is a super cute "cats cradle" string figure that is fairly easy to make if you follow along with me. Watch carefully at where I have an illustration to show you the exact strings that y...

Drum And Spider: String Figures - Easy & Cute!

Drum And Spider: String Figures - Easy & Cute!

Step by step instructions for the "Drum" and the "Spider" string figures - two in one video. These figures are easy ones to do, and very cute to show your friends. These are both much easier than Jacobs Ladder, but rather unusual, so not many of your friends will know these yet. ...

Witches Broom (or Parachute), Step By Step, With String

Witches Broom (or Parachute), Step By Step, With String

Step by step instructions for how to do Witch's Broom string figure (also called the parachute, eagle's claw, or fishing spear). This string figure how-to video is demonstrated step by step from the user's point of view to make it easier for you to see how to do it. This is one of the easier string ...

How To Do Cats Cradle String Figures

How To Do Cats Cradle String Figures

Hannah, Carsyn, Kaylee and Cassidy on how to do Cats Cradle String Figures. Jacobs Ladder, Witches Hat, Eifel Tower, Kittie 's cradle string, cats cradle string, how to do cats cradle, jacobs ladder string, string figures...

How To Do Jacobs Ladder, Step By Step, With String

How To Do Jacobs Ladder, Step By Step, With String

Step by step instructions for how to do Jacob's Ladder. Shown from the user's point of view! Detailed directions demonstrated very slowly, step by step. These instructions are available as a printable page for how to do Jacobs ladder at Enjoy! This is a great activity for a long car trip. See this a...

5 Cool String Tricks!

5 Cool String Tricks!

Witches broom, Drum, Spider, Jacobs Ladder, and Cut off fingers trick:) subscribe!...

Hand Trap: String Trick Tutorial. Super Easy!

Hand Trap: String Trick Tutorial. Super Easy!

This is a very simple string trick that's fun to play on a friend. This is a great one for beginners. If you are in need of something more challenging, lease check out my other tutorials for more advanced string figures.SUBSCRIBE or FOLLOW ME!...

String Figure Jack

String Figure Jack

David Novak performs his popular retelling of Jack & The Beanstalk using cats cradle string figures. Recorded at the National Storytelling Festival...

Wow! 3d Diamond String Figure/string Trick - Walkthrough

Wow! 3d Diamond String Figure/string Trick - Walkthrough

The Japanese call these Ayatori. Instructions for how to make a three dimensional diamond cat's cradle string figure out of string in this easy step by step video tutorial. Learn a cool string trick to impress your friends. The string game is shown from the users point of view. Directions demonstrat...

String Tricks #1 けん玉

String Tricks #1 けん玉

The first installment of string tricks presented by Daniel Robinson in association with Kendama Co. This edit was shot from both 3rd person and POV angles to help offer better perspective on how the tricks are performed. Some of these tricks took some serious thought to figure out, others are just p...

Hammock String Figure: Step By Step

Hammock String Figure: Step By Step

How to make the Hammock String Figure, step by step. Shown very slowly from the viewer's point of view. This has a lot of steps, but none of them are very hard, so just follow along and listen carefully. You may need a longer string for this since it can get pretty tight if your string is too short!...

How To Make A Star With String, Step By Step, Cats Cradle

How To Make A Star With String, Step By Step, Cats Cradle

Easy step by step instructions for making a star shape using string, shown from the user's point of view. This is an easy string figure to make. It is actually only a few more steps after making the basic Cup and Saucer string figure. When you begin, you will need to use a shorter string than used f...

Mosquito String Figure - Step By Step

Mosquito String Figure - Step By Step

How to do the Mosquito or the Fly string figure, step by step. Shown from the user's point of view. This is a cute and easy string game to make.Steps:Start with the string over each thumb.Place both strings behind your left palmUse your right pinky to pick up both strings from between your left thum...

Two Diamond Jacob's Ladder String Figure/string Trick- Step By Step

Two Diamond Jacob's Ladder String Figure/string Trick- Step By Step

The Japanese call these Ayatori. Instructions for how to make a 2 diamonds cat's cradle string figure out of string in this easy step by step video tutorial. A cool string trick to impress your friends. Directions demonstrated and easy trick with yarn that are found around the world include "Ja...

Hammock / Fishnet String Figure - Step By Step  Tutorial

Hammock / Fishnet String Figure - Step By Step Tutorial

This is my second hammock string video tutorial. This one is sometimes called the Fishnet. I go through it step by step very slowly from the user's point of view, so you can follow along. It's easy once you get the hang of it, so don't give up. Keep trying if you can't get it. If you have trouble, p...

Learn How To Do The Eiffel Tower String Figure/string Trick - Step By Step

Learn How To Do The Eiffel Tower String Figure/string Trick - Step By Step

Instructions for how to make a Eiffel tower cat's cradle string figure out of string in this easy step by step video tutorial. The Japanese string game calls this Ayatori Tokyo tower. A cool string trick to impress your friends. Directions demonstrated slowly.Learn string figures now click: This fun...

Easy Friendship Bracelets Tutorials >> www.brandywinejew...

How to do Jacobs Ladder, Step by Step, with string. and other String Games - perfect for the car by momsminivan...

Can't wait to play these games with Karlie. She's about old enough. Time to try:)...

Sterling Silver Beaded Bracelet . Purple

Learn How To Do The Eiffel Tower String Figure/string Trick - Step By Step

One type of bracelet I make often is the one with all the silver disks, using a square knot to keep everything in place at the back...

Hammock / Fishnet string figure - Step by step - cats cradle by MomsMinivan...

How to Make a Floating Bead Necklace #Beading #Jewelry #Tutorials...

Spread The Love: Heart Pattern Friendship Bracelets

Learn How To Do The Eiffel Tower String Figure/string Trick - Step By Step

Heart Friendship Bracelet. Hello, 8th grade. I missed you!...

String Games - How to Play String Games printable instructions...

Lector/a en papel mach?, por Jenny.M., via Flickr by Jenny.M...

$50 His Love, cross string art. Shades of Glitter on Etsy...

String games. I remember doing this during recess a lot. was it because I had no sport ability or because it was fun? Maybe both?...

Drawing with embroidery. i may have to do a painting with string lesson next semester...

Kids guide to easy string figures, games, and tricks with video clips: Cat's Cradle, Eiffel Tower, Cup & Saucer, Witch's Broom, Soldier's Bed, Candles, The Manger, Diamonds, The Cat's Eye, Jacob's Ladder, & with a 2nd player...

Bead Stringing Knotting jewelry making techniques made with WigJig tools and jewelry supplies...

DIY Heart Bracelet tutorial.<<<< follow my diy jewelry board for more grest unique jewelry you can make yourself...

TRICK BRAID What do you think is so tricky about this braid? As you can see, you make this braid from a single strip of leather with two slits running along the length. Braid the inner strips just like the hair braid, but after each step, slip the bottom through the slits to keep it from tangling...

Very Beautiful Decoration | DIY & Crafts Tutorials for Amy - now that takes dedication!...

Crochet Sea Motifs- Sea Shells, Sea Stars, Coral Branch. Use aqua, blue, purple, reds, or natural colors!...

Fill a balloon with a treat and make an egg with yarn and modpodge. Such a great idea for the littles in your life! This would also be a fun craft for Spring Break! Yarn Easter Egg Craft #eastereggs...

14 different ways to lace shoes.could be useful...

Process of string quilt-LOVE it! by catherine's attic...

Wrap with string, tie in knot, remove string. Soak string in acetone nail polish remover, replace string. Over sink with very cold ice water, set string on fire, let burn while rotating. Dunk bottle in water- the heat-to-cold shock is the key so the hotter the fire and colder the water, the better. ...

Embroidery, and sewing machine on photographs, from a series titled String Figures by Jose Romussi I see what they did there...

Sculpture from iron strings by David Oliveira...

These are done with doilies, doilie thread, balloons and glue. The strings balls are more time consuming than the doilies...

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