HobNob Earrings

August 24, 2012

I always seem to start my post by saying that it’s been ages since my last post, but I truly find very little time to myself with two young children, especially during the summer months. It’s been an awesome summer, lots of time at the pool, tennis lessons for the kids, a trip to Boston…

The Making of artBLISS

August 2, 2012

It’s been a while since I have updated my blog. However, I am a guest blogger on Love My Art Jewelry today and I have written a post called, “The Making of artBLISS.” If you are interested in checking it out, please visit LMAJ. The post focuses more on friendship and following your passion. I…

Riveting Workshop

May 11, 2012

This week I spent most my time preparing for a workshop that I will be teaching this weekend-an intro to riveting class. I really enjoy this technique, joining two pieces of metal without the use of a torch. You can practically rivet almost anything together- metal, plexi glass, glass beads to metal, photographs, and more.…

and the winners are………….

May 3, 2012

JoAnna Caston Dawn Gallop Patti Vanderbloemen Carol Wingfield Meyers And a great big thanks to everyone who participated and helped us spread the word about artBLISS!

artBLISS 2012 {exciting news & giveaway!}

April 25, 2012

Are you ready for artBLISS 2012? We are excited to announce that registration is open for artBLISS 2012! Join us for 3 full days of workshops and activities. Dates and Location: Sept. 21-23, 2012 Sterling, VA We have an incredible line-up of instructors this year. You’ll enjoy seeing some of your favorite instructors returning, and…

Wrapped, Stacked & Layered Bracelet Challenge

April 21, 2012

I am participating in a fun blog hop called the Wrapped, Stacked & Layered Bracelet Challenge, hosted by Tracy Statler with Make Bracelets.  The challenge was to build a stack of bracelets either by creating each piece yourself, or adding a few handmade pieces with commercially purchased bracelets. Upon much pondering about which direction I…