The ukulele (uke) is a small fretted instrument that, we’ll admit it, kinda looks like a small guitar. Modern ukes were developed from the Portuguese machada (or machete), which was brought over to Hawaii in the 1800s by settlers. Introduced to North America through the Panama-Pacific Expo in 1915, the uke became a popular addition to jazz bands in the 1920s, and has fans all over the world, particularly in Japan.
With the new Avengers: Infinity War film on the near horizon, let's learn how to do some makeup looks you can wear opening night! For this look I'll be doing my best to emulate the color and glow from the infinity stones.
Hello, and welcome to the column where we explore our favourite ‘geek loves’. Whether you’re reading to find a few ideas for that ‘five geek loves’ list as you search for a pen pal, to pick up a new hobby, or you want to know “what is that?” we’re sure to have something for you. This week we're talking about washi tape!
I've never baked a mirror glaze cake before. I've seen enough episodes of The Great British Bake Off to know how tricky these can be, but I've always wanted to try it, and I felt like if there was any time to make a mirror glaze cake, it might as well be for the IGGPPC 5th birthday!
Yes, we know mermaids are everywhere right now but does that make them any less beautiful? Nope. Does that mean we shouldn’t be obsessed with [...]
Er, who wouldn’t want to be Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First [...]
Welcome back to another installment of this series Crafting with Polymer Clay. Last time we learned a little about the general materials you need to [...]
Follow this step-by-step tutorial to create your very own Harley Quinn look. From the dip-dyed effect bunches to the colourful make-up! #sorrynotsorry […]
Wicked witch not really your style? Well fortunately for you there’s the magical unicorn for this up-and-coming spooky season. Stand out from the bare basic [...]
Here at IGGPPC we love our snail mail! And I don’t know about all of you, but I get tired of plain white envelopes. Recently [...]
As All Hallow’s Eve approaches I am extremely excited about Halloween decorations! But man, they get pricey! So I did what comes natural to a [...]
As many of you may know, I worked at a Halloween store last year. Well this year I got the job again and so far [...]
The hunt for a new hobby can sometimes be difficult, especially when trying to find one that can accompany the geeky fandoms we all love [...]
This year at IGGPPCamp, we are all about having a season of self care. While self care can take many forms, paying attention to your [...]