Tagged With charcoal

Video: There's no reason I need to make charcoal -- I don't normally use it for anything, and if I did, bags of it are so easy to buy. But I find the whole process of exhausting wood sticks into little brittle black pieces so much fun that I'm going to start inventing reasons to use charcoal in my life.

Video: Making music is art. And so is making a blank piece of paper sing. Watch as sheet music is hand drawn using charcoal, graphite, a ruler, and a triangle. The amount of work is ridiculous -- I mean, drawing the straight lines for the template is already hard enough -- but it's pretty damn satisfying to see the notes get slowly filled in. Who knows what it will sound like but it sure looks amazing.