Under 5 Minutes lessons Show All Sort By Views

Need some tips for how to apply makeup? In this lesson, Hayley reveals her everyday makeup tricks, from eyeshadow to lips. Her go-to everyday look consists of light eyeshadow blends, brow blends, eyeliner, mascara, and lipstick. Blend like a pro after this quick lesson and learn to look fabulous every day! Get your hands on the products that Hayley uses by visiting the attachments at the paperclip.


Assignment:
3:02
511
488
13
16
2 of 37

The anatomy of an acoustic guitar and a human body have more similarities than you would think. This lesson shows you how to identify all parts of an acoustic guitar, including the head, the neck, and the body. You’ll understand directional terminology such as “up” the neck and “down” the neck, and explore the basics of electronic extras.


Assignment:
3:52
1.4K
187
6
32
12 of 21

Elif statements allow you to stretch your data comparisons into infinity! Sandwiched between if and else statements, elifs allow you to check for multiple conditions, provided that the if statement’s condition is not met. Once you have mastered if, else and elif statements with this tutorial by Learn to Program, you will be on your way to making useful, flexible Python code.


Assignment:
2:49
9
10
0
0
10 of 12

Do we have free will, or do we just boil down to particles following the laws of physics? Professor Massimo Pigliucci from Plato Footnote leads us into a world where science and philosophy collide by discussing the concept of reductionism. This lesson also includes an explanation of the difference between ontological and epistemological reductionism, and how these debates come to bear on ideas of emergent properties, morality, and free will.


Assignment:
4:57
68
67
3
5
7 of 37

Are you learning how to play guitar? Interested in the mechanics of how to make a low-pitched noise versus a high-pitched noise? This lesson examines the basic physics of sound, from pitch range to volume control. Check out this lesson and discover how to create the sound you want - including how to adjust the volume of your guitar without a control knob!


Assignment:
3:08
385
88
1
12

Don't just sit back and watch the clouds go by. Learn how to control their movements (and those of any other object) in Adobe Muse CC using parallax scrolling. In this web design lesson, Joseph Angelo Todaro shows you how to link an object's motion to a user's scrolling activity with the scroll motion palette.


Assignment:
2:56
1K
210
7
15

The Sistine Chapel is one of the most famous pieces of art and architecture in the world, and in the center of Michelangelo’s enormous fresco is “The Creation of Adam,” a visual representation of the story of God creating Adam from the dust of the earth. Michelangelo’s portrayal of both Adam and God reflects the Neo-Platonic values of the time, but perhaps the most interesting interpretation of this painting is that of God’s vehicle being a brain, and the life he is giving Adam, consciousness.


Assignment:
3:35
205
204
13
35
15 of 27

You've learned how to make page links and anchors that will allow your web browser to travel within and without your website. Now see how to use CSS (Cascade Style Sheets) to determine how your links will appear before and after someone has clicked on them, and when people hover their cursor over the link. Learn To Program teaches you to change color, font size and style, and to underline your links.


Assignment:
2:53
12
16
0
0

Fill the cookie jar with old-fashioned oatmeal raisin cookies! In this lesson, Honeysuckle Catering will take you through step by step instructions for making this delicious blend of oats, raisins, brown sugar, and spices. Oatmeal cookie recipes are plentiful, truly great recipes are scarce. Try out this crisp and chewy cookie that is sure to be a favorite with both kids and adults.


Assignment:
2:34
334
366
27
51

Make a sweet summer treat by covering cookies in a cream cheese frosting and adding fruits and berries! In this lesson, Simply Bakings teaches you a recipe that will allow you to unleash both your artistic skills and your tastebuds. Learn how to make the frosting that will let your fruit stick to your cookie-pizza, then get suggestions for the kind of refreshing fruits that make great toppings. This lesson includes a link for a recipe for sugar cookies that you can use as your pizza base.


Assignment:
1:29
326
322
11
38

What's causing your poor posture? Is it laziness? Respiratory issues? An inflexible spine? A neck that's not in proper alignment? In this lesson, neuromuscular therapist Holistic Sam explains the condition excessive thoracic kyphosis, addressing both its causes and its potential treatments. There may be exercises that can help with your posture and back pain!


Assignment:
2:29
1.2K
1.7K
105
285
9 of 37

Are you an amateur guitarist? Aren’t we all? Check out this lesson for tips on basic fretting techniques. You’ll learn how to play on the fingertips, position your hand, curl your knuckle for a clean sound, and determine how many fingers to use when fretting. Absorb the principles necessary for becoming the next guitar hero.


Assignment:
4:51
758
194
7
26

Want to add a little spice to your kitchen wallpaper? Use a stencil to paint a border running above your counters and appliances! This lesson from Cutting Edge Stencils teaches you to tape your stencil in place, apply your paint evenly with a roller, and remove your stencil without smearing or bleeding your paint. This simple technique for stenciling a border can add an simple but classy accent to any room.


Assignment:
2:31
436
399
26
74

Not all bicycle seats are created equally! Neither will all bicycle seats fit you comfortably, or affect your performance the same way. Once you know what saddle width you need, determine what style fits you best; consider your physique and your riding position. This lesson from Art’s Cyclery highlights three different saddles: the Arione for the average rider, the WTB Devo for riders with a climber’s build (toned thighs and a thin physique), and the San Marco Concor for more muscular riders.


Assignment:
1:53
81
79
2
14

If your creativity can't be constrained to a single ink color, try sponge daubing on stamps - where sponges are used to blend many colors directly onto the stamp. This lesson from Fabulously Artsy Studio reviews the different types of sponges and offers tips on how to sponge daub. Be sure to apply the lighter color first, followed by the darker colors!


Assignment:
1:09
750
682
50
96
12 of 37

Do you think your fingers lack the dexterity needed in order to play guitar? Never fear! This lesson shows you one of the most basic dexterity exercises that every beginning guitarist should practice. You’ll learn where to press down on the frets, how to pick and change frets, how to change strings, and how to move your fingers up the fretboard. It’s simple and you can go at your own pace.


Assignment:
5:09
378
104
1
5

Have you ever lost points on a game theory assignment or test because you came to a slightly wrong conclusion? In this installment of his series on Game Theory, William Spaniel reveals one of the most frequent mistakes game theory students make: expressing mixed strategy Nash equilibria as decimals, not fractions. William demonstrates why 1/3 is not the same as .33, supporting his claim that when solving game theory equations, its always safe to stick with fractions.


Assignment:
4:23
27
26
2
2

This lesson will teach the budding painter how to add dimension to an acrylic painting of the ocean by using the wet-on-wet technique. By layering and blending colors of wet paint, artists can create a realistic painting of ocean waves crashing, complete with variations in tone and color. This lesson teaches how to mix paint to achieve a richer picture, as well as how to add reflection to water and give sea foam the illusion of volume by using highlights and shadows.


Assignment:
3:57
1.5K
1.2K
56
77

Are you a seasoned guitarist always on the lookout for advice? Or maybe you’re a frustrated beginner? Here’s a small tip that will last a lifetime of guitar playing: curl the last knuckle of each fretting finger. This helps you to strum chords efficiently and hit every necessary note. Check out this lesson to fully comprehend the importance of the curl.


Assignment:
1:59
274
116
2
12
Failed to load more lessons. Please try again.