Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
EMMY NOMINATED SERIES directed by and starring Steve Buscemi is back for a second season!!! Park Bench is a local's take on the special people, places, and spirit of New York City. Through unscripted moments with average New Yorkers and Steve's celeb friends, Buscemi takes viewers on a funny, first-hand journey/misadventure, told in his unique voice.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
"Stricly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly and The Saturdays' Rochelle Humes talk to mums about their experiences of being mum. Whether the daughter of a Rolling Stone, in one of the most famous girl bands the world has ever known, or a parent coping with disability as well as family life, each mother in Being Mum shows that the feelings, challenges and rewards of motherhood are universal no matter the surroundings you find yourself in."
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Learn how to create beautiful earrings with this instructional video guide - Tools for Earrings
Tags:How to Make Earrings,beginner earring projects,How to Make Earrings - Tools for Earrings,make beaded earrings,monkeysee
Grab video code:
Hi, my name is Sonia Kalian and I started a company called Monkey Business Jewelry Designs. Today, I am going to show you how to make a pair of earrings. What we need to do is we need to begin with the proper tools. The first I want to show you is a round nose pliers. The round nose pliers is going to help you make a perfect loop that will be attractive on your earrings.
The second tool I’m going to show you is chain nose pliers. You’re going to need this to help you make right angles and you’re going to need these to hold your earrings still so that you can wrap them properly.
The next tool I have is wire cutter. The wire cutter is going to cut your wires in that perfect spot so that you can have perfect earrings. And the last tool I liked to use is a crimping tool. This crimping tool is going to help tack in the wire that’s going to be at left over after your use your wire cutters. It might not make sense now but it will make sense as soon as we get started.
In addition to the tools that you’ll need, you also have to have components or findings of materials to complete your products. Let’s talk about those. The variety of different findings that you can purchase from your local shops, their sterling silver earring post sometimes they sell gold too but it is more expensive. They have the liver back design as well. You can also find sterling silver chain and all sorts of a rainbow of different beads and we’re going to go over that in a second.
And for the young girls and children out there who would like to make their earrings too. They have the earring hoops and these are great because when you make your earrings you can slide on different earrings to change up what the kids are wearing.
I liked to put my beads in an organizer. This way I can grab the color I want quickly, the size of bead and even the type of bead you want to use. For instance, I put my crystals on this one. And in this I organizer, I have all my blues and purples and my semi-precious stones. You see you got the drift of what I am talking about, how to organize your beads so it makes it more fun and quick to access.
I also have these pan lazy suits and that I pick up at the local hobby shop. This was sold with scissors around them. I got rid of the scissors and I put on my tools on here and it’s perfect. It keeps it some off of my work station and within arms reach so I can grab the one I need fast.
And last but not least, I’m also going to be using a jewelry mat and the reason why I said last but not least is because essential necessity for any jeweler is this jewelry mat and the beauty of this jewelry mat that I am using today is if you happen to drop a bead it’s not going to fall all over the floor. It’s going to fall and land on your mat so you don’t lost any beads.
And now that we’ve got over all the tools, let’s get started in making our earrings.