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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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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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UPdates, Activities & MORE!

New in the store: The three new works are representative of transitions. “Through Smoke” is about traversing challenges, despite not always knowing what’s on the other side . . . a gift of wisdom from my father. “Rest Easy” is … Continue reading

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The Big Blend

Sculpture by Paige Bradley – Learn more about it here: http://paigebradley.com/sculpture/expansion.html – really, do that….click on the link. At the beginning of this year, my focused intention was to ‘be seen’, so my word of the year became “Visible” – … Continue reading

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Not Alone Anymore :)

So, I am kinda counting this month as done, even though it’s the 30th Month in review: There was the end of the Whimsical Rings class at Santa Monica; There was the beginning and subsequent end of an Introduction to … Continue reading

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It’s Been A Roller Coaster Ride!

******CAUTION: vulnerability here ****** Top Five DON’TS . . . when someone reaches out for financial help. 5) Ignore them altogether.  It’s OK to say  “I cannot contribute, AND I am pulling for ya.” The person reaching out could probably … Continue reading

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For All the Love . . . That is Devyn

My daughter attends a private school . . . a very good one and one that in the train of private schools is moderately priced for what it offers.  She has been in the same school since pre-kindergarten and she … Continue reading

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The Adventures of This Mad-Artist

Not angry, – “mad” as in slightly nuts.  However in my own defense, I would say that my eccentricity makes me all the more a better artist – LOL – right? My car suffered a near fatal fail last week … Continue reading

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All About Teaching!

I am a metal clay arts instructor. What is metal clay?  In brief, it is fine metal particles, combined with an organic clay binder.  This material can be handled like modeling clay and you can create anything you want. After … Continue reading

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor . . . Artist?

This has been ringing in my head for a week or so.  There are several versions of this old rhyme: “The most common modern version is: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor, Rich Man, Poor Man, Beggar Man, Thief.[1]The most common American … Continue reading

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