This project can help keep backyard birds fed during the winter.
Twig pencils are fun, easy and cheap to make. And the expressions on your friends’ faces when you start scribbling with a stick will be writetious!
You can build your miniature golf course with any available combination of bricks, wood, aluminum siding, whatever works.
Not only are kazoos fun to play, they're easy to build. Here's how to make one.
Use recycled materials to make a GISMO 5 remote-controlled robot.
With just a few common items from around the house, you can make a simple microscope that's straight out of history.
Building a periscope is easier than you might think. Here are plans for a wooden periscope that is perfect for secret agent work.
Show off your knot-tying skills with this flag for your patrol, den, pack or troop.
Stand taller with stilts. After an afternoon’s work, you’ll be able to walk around at least 12 inches taller than you are now. That’s a pretty fast growth spurt!
Do you wish you could dig money out of the ground? In a way you can. Raising worms in a small worm farm can be a lucrative business.
Tell time with a homemade clock built with forks and spoons.
Build a handy place to keep your keys, coins and other small stuff.
Make a fun flying vehicle with stuff found around your house.
Make some yummy, homemade treats that your dog will love. You can even use these treats to help teach your dog a new trick!
Something about a ship in a bottle doesn’t seem to fit. Oh, that’s it — the ship! Learn the secret to create your own ship in a bottle.
Show off your patches and other stuff with this rustic “hide rack” display.
Want a natural nightlight? Catch some fireflies and make a firefly lantern. Here's how.
You can make this kite with easy-to-find materials from your hardware or craft store.
This project is a creative way to recycle materials and have an interesting and functional shelf.
Writing secret messages is easy with this cipher wheel. It scrambles the alphabet so nobody can read your message except your buddy with an identical wheel.
Your books will appear to be magically floating on the wall when you make this fun, invisible bookshelf.
You can make this fun wooden dispenser for jelly beans, gumballs or any other hard candy that will fit in it.
Build this classic toy and become a yo-yo expert.
Walking sticks make hiking more fun. Next time you go hiking, step out with a personal walking stick that you made yourself.
Learn more about weather and meteorology by completing these weather-related projects.
Put a used coffee or food can to good use by making this rustic lantern.
Show your dad he's the best on June 21, with a handmade gift. Here are 6 great homemade Father's Day gift ideas.
This ring toss game is perfect for a picnic, Scout meeting or just while hanging out with friends and family.
This folding Scout Law ladder can be displayed at meetings, outings or any other Scouting events.
Don't be left in the dark. This leather holster keeps your flashlight handy.
If you curve some aluminum foil just right, you can cook hot dogs with the sun's heat.
Make a whistle that you can use to signal, play a tune or just show off your carving skills.
Don't waste money buying bait. Gather your own! It's simple with this easy-to-make trap.
Show your mom she's the best with a handmade Mother's Day gift.
Show your mom just how great she is by making her a gift inspired by Mother Nature herself!
With some nails and plywood, make three different games and puzzles.
Turn a leaf into a treasure with this simple cement casting project. Display the "fossil" in your room or use it as a stepping-stone in the garden.
Step-by-step guide to building a bird feeder to help keep wintering and migrating birds well fed.
Step-by-step instructions to build DIY wooden blinds that look great.
To take great smartphone photos, you need to hold your phone steady. This simple, easy-to-build smartphone stabilizer is one way to make sure your cellphone photos and videos will be shake-free.
With a tin can and paper clips, make a mini disc-golf basket.
Power a digital clock by making a battery out of lemons.
Make this cool pingpong ball launcher for target-shooting fun.
A former NASA engineer explains how you can use science to succeed at your next pinewood derby.
Build the strength and endurance to take part in all your adventures.
Gather some branches, make a simple frame and create this handy clothes rack.
Native Americans crafted turkey calls and necklaces from turkey bones. Put your Thanksgiving leftovers to good use with these projects.
Make a picture frame out of twigs. Makes a great gift!
Show off your carpentry skills and help out your family.