Yossarian Shook: What It Means to be a Geek

The Yossarians of Yossaria, the fictional land of Yojimbo, are the quintessential geeky people, and a group of them have been building up a reputation for their craftsmanship and geekery for years.They are, of course, a real-life people, so their real-world counterparts might be the people of Yostaria.But the...

‘Yoshii Craft’ launches at local craft store

NEW YORK — “Yoshiii Craft” — a Japanese-inspired artisanal food truck — will open its first craft store in New York City on Friday.The truck will sell handmade crafts including handcrafted tiaras, tea cups, t-shirts, and more at an open house at 10 a.m. at the Brooklyn Brewery, a...

Craft organizers in the UK will be forced to wear burkas in 2020

A new law in the United Kingdom will require all craft organizers in 2020 to wear full face veils and other covering.The law is the latest in a string of conservative moves in the country aimed at curbing the visibility of the Muslim faith and restricting its influence in...

Which craft beers are you drinking right now?

The craft beer scene has exploded in popularity in recent years.It is now the third-largest industry in the United States, after the tobacco and food industries, and a rapidly growing segment of the economy.But many are worried about what they see as a potential backlash against craft beer as...

How to craft 3D art in 3D

3D printing is an exciting new technology that could transform the way we create and share art.It’s been in the news over the past year or so as the technology has been used to make a huge amount of cool stuff, from a $2,000 3D printed Lego model of...

FourFour Two: New toys and games for kids, by FourFourTwelve

Three new fun crafts for kids and kids at heart include a new plush toy that lets you take a picture of your favorite cat and turn it into a cute cat plushie, and a cute dog that you can hold and pet with your hand.You can also play...

How to Make a Corgi Suit for Halloween (Part 1)

Crafter and crafter!Today’s craft is making a corgi suit, or, in this case, a cuddly cuddler, that’s as adorable as they come.It’s like a cuddle toy, but with cuddles instead of a cot, and there’s no need to wash your hands or take the cat out to a vet...