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Teaching again at the Bead&Button Show 2015!

I'm back to teach again at the Bead&Button Show 2015 in Milwaukee, WI! I taught there last in 2010 and I'm so excited to return. Browsing of all classes starts on December 9th and I hope to see you in class and also at the Meet the Teachers event. You can register online starting on January 6th, 2015 at 12pm.

Here are my class offerings:

Already a very busy 2013- January through April, Elemental Art Jewelry has a lot going on!

January is fine art show application time!  I've sent out 9 applications thus far and have more to do.  For those who own crafty or fine art businesses, here are a few links to find out more about what shows are happening in the US.  

http://www.artfaircalendar.com/        http://www.juriedartservices.com/        https://www.zapplication.org/

New model photos and other new news!

So much has happened since my last blog entry and 
now I've got to let you all in on the details!

"Subtle Bruise"- My Rubber Chainmaille Fetish Bikini

I now have all of the photos from the most recent photoshoot of the rubber bikini I constructed this past June.

Wanted to share these amazing photos!

I will be submitting this piece to a variety of art contests in the hopes of gallery representation & winning award money!

Enjoy!

Inspiration--What & who does it come from when creating art?

In order to create something, there must be some thought, idea, inkling in the mind of what you desire to make. There are those times when we have creative-block & no worthy ideas come to mind.  I feel that this is a symptom of lack of inspiration.
I thought about what inspires me to create and keep creating, ensuring that I keep the creative juices flowing freely.  I looked around my bedroom--where I do all of my creating--and this is what I see: