This 1930s how-to on making novelties out of mice heads is perfect for the 21st century Internet

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 18

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, part 16

Indoor Shooting Gallery: Because guns are fun, it’s just that simple.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, part 15

Pantyhose Casserole Carrier: Potluck be a lady tonight.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 14

Pill Bottle Gifts: Rainy day projects for a crafting addict.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 13

Nut Shell Critters: Fun with food waste.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 12

His & Hers Bedding: for the couple who needs to be reminded of their genders, even while they’re asleep. By Matt Maranian.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 11

Tin Can Cannibal: Because people eating people makes for fun kid’s crafts. By Matt Maranian.

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 10

As we all know, arts and crafts should be tedious, painstaking, and (of course) ultimately boring as hell. Matt Maranian presents some Maker Mayhem

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 7

Automobile-Sized Refrigerator: When a cooler just isn’t cool enough. By Matt Maranian

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 9

Radiant Heated Dog House: Because shoving Rover’s paw in a light socket wouldn’t be cruel enough. By Matt Maranian

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 8

Burnt Matchstick Easter Decorations: When celebrating the Resurrection means looking no further than your ashtray. By Matt Maranian

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 6

Tin Foil Pigtail Wig: Because mom waited too long to buy you a Halloween costume. By Matt Maranian

Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 5

Home Target Range! What could possibly go wrong? asks Matt Maranian.

Maker Mayhem: Ham Can Crafts

Matt Maranian's latest installment of Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-to History looks at converting ham cans into toys

Maker Mayhem: Car Seat Dog Leash

Matt Maranian's latest installment of Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-to History examines the Car Seat Dog Leash project as a lesson in the laws of physics

Maker Mayhem: Granny & Shady Lady

If you’re buying press-on fingernails and fake eyelashes and nylon wigs to glue onto human figures made of old queen-size support pantyhose, Matt Maranian has a warning for you...

The Floating Playpen: Summer fun, or cruel and unusual punishment?

Anyone who’s ever spent a weekend at the lake with a toddler knows that toddlers are terrible beach company, writes Matt Maranian. They never sit still, they never shut up, they’re too small to carry an ice chest full of beer, and if you’re the adult responsible for ensuring their safety, it’s a pretty much a given that you’ll never get a moment’s peace.