I am kinda lucky that I work the place I do. Hobby Lobby really is the perfect place for me. I work in the frame shop which gives me the ability to be creative all day long. I also get to see some amazing artwork come through the shop. Once in a while I will… Read More Inspiration at Work
So at my amazing sisters suggestion I made an online survey at Survey Monkey to make all of your lives easier! Please help me out and take the survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YN2Q3JL
This is a questionnaire that my business partner and I came up with. Answers to these questions would be extremely helpful to us. If you choose to answer, please copy and paste this to an email , answer the questions and I will send you a coupon for $5.oo off a future purchase! Raeven… Read More We Need Your Input!!!
Here is the next class I am teaching at the Kountry Nook! Follow their Facebook page for updates on all of the classes and events at the Nook! Hope to see you at class!
The next class I am teaching is going to be a wire wrapping class. I have had several requests for this one, so here it is! We are going to make a pendant with a Faux Dichrotic Glass Center piece. This will be fully wire wrapped around it and a wire bail at the top… Read More Wire Wrapping Class at the Kountry Nook
The local craft mall that I sell at, the Kountry Nook has recently started hosting craft classes. Somehow I got roped into teaching a few, not that I mind! So I have added to my already packed schedule a crafty class once a month! So my students get to partake in my wittiness while I… Read More Teaching at the Kountry Nook
My husband and I watched this amazing documentary. A non artist decided he needed to figure out how the artist Johannes Vermeer (1632 – December 1675) produced such photo-realistic paintings hundreds of years before the invent of film technology. I found this documentary absolutely fascinating and would highly recommend it even to those not… Read More Tim’s Vermeer HD Trailer – YouTube
I have blogged about GenCon before, but for those who don’t remember I will recap. GenCon is a 4 day Gaming and role playing convention in Indianapolis IN. Held at the Indianapolis Convention Center, this years convention was attended by over 56,000 people. In addition to all of the gaming events, there are workshops, lectures… Read More Wire Wrapping Class at GenCon
Last year was the first year I entered the Altered Book Contest at the Chatham Public Library. I heard about the contest from my amazing sister Jennifer, my enabler! This year I was running out of time and thought I couldn’t not submit a project. I had an idea in mind, but I didn’t think… Read More Altered Book Contest
I have be recently doing some craft shows, and I decided I needed a bag to hold my money. Of course I work at Hobby Lobby, so I got a cute zippered bag from there. I like it well enough, its just a little plain. I mean, I like the pattern, but it doesnt scream… Read More Before and After