With today's very well developed homebrewing community, a great selection of beer making equipment and ingredients is just a click away. You can crank out some very decent brewsky with a good starting kit. Before you know it you'll be day dreaming about running your own micro-brewery!
The reward of making one-of-a-kind pens with wood is both in the pleasure of the process as well as the beauty of the finished product, and is guaranteed to have people constantly asking: " You made this?"
Some might consider Ross's paintings kitschy and his technique limited to few subjects. True—but Being able to crank out a finished, decent painting in just an hour or two is a rewarding, relaxing experience which might very well be a gateway to the world of art. Perm wig not included.
Knowing anything about astronomy makes you look smart. As a bonus, you might finally understand Interstellar, and you'll be prepared to make small talk if you bump into Neil Degrasse Tyson. Start hands-on with a telescope, but make sure you get a quality one (unlike the one you got as a kid).
Yes, it is a thing! Perhaps the only interest hipsters and rednecks might have in common, taxidermy is having a resurgence. As long as you are not completely grossed out by the thought, you can start pretty cheap with a small mammal or bird kit. Only catch? You have to provide the actual animal.
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