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Why Art Matters

When I am in a class, and just as often, when I am in my store, I am compelled to remind people: “You are already creative, even if it isn’t “art” (art being very broad and subjective). You wake up … Continue reading

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About That Hair Cut . . . The Really Truth

Note: This is a long “post”. This is a personal reflection that you may or may not find useful. This post is also a recent added chapter to the book I am writing. Enjoy. It seemed TOTALLY impulsive when I … Continue reading

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Why I Won’t Make The “Energy” chop Again . . .

I recently had the opportunity to watch a snippet of video from a conference in Costa Rica – “Awesomefest 2010”. Wish’d I’d known about it. http://bit.ly/1pFhD4K The section I saw was a presentation by Christie Marie Sheldon, Love or Above. … Continue reading

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Inside and Out – Make-up Adornment

HUZZAH!  Lovers of Lovelies. In the spirit of Adornment with Meaning, I offer up a couple of video links.  The first was shared with me by my friend, Lindsay and the other I found, just poking around (oh those interweb … Continue reading

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Appreciation And I’m going to take over the world!

Things I thought my mom said . . . LOL Never. “How on earth can you see the TV sitting so far back?” “Yeah, I used to skip school a lot, too” “Just leave all the lights on … it … Continue reading

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FAQs About Phoenix Magyk

Over the years, I have shared some of these answers, and it’s about time they were in one place – right?!?!. They are questions I hear often. Feel free to ask more. Are you from Phoenix, Arizona? Nope. Phoenix is … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 5

It looks like Tuesdays will be a better day for me than Mondays ☺ I could write much more on the facts, however, I’ve been itchy to get to this part. Adornment of meaning is what resonates for me and … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 4

You have to read aaaalllll the way to the end to understand the significance of the intro photo.       China!!  I’m so excited! Jewelry in Asian countries, such as China, has a history of about 5,000 years old … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 3

Adornment in the jewelry sense, has an interesting history right?!?! It is obvious that early peoples used what was available to them . . . pretty creative . . . super creative, when you think about it. Shells and eggs … Continue reading

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HUZZAH! or Why my work is valuable for You.

I so had to laugh . . . a lot . . . at the following thought:  I spend a lot of time talking about adornment of intent or meaning and yet I may not have talked about what that … Continue reading

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