BUILD A LINE CHALLENGE BLOG HOP #2: Where have you been? Where are you now? Where do you want to go from here?

Where does inspiration come from?

"Ooh shiny!", is the first thing that comes to my mind. Walking through a bead store, touching and comparing all the beautiful supplies is one of my happy places. I feel the same about browsing catalogs and websites to a lesser extent.

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Build a Line Challenge Blog hop: theme reveal

Brass hand stampings clamped to dry after getting coated in black glitter.

The first Blog Hop of the Build a Line Challenge class (BALC) has finally arrived! Part of the application to the class was to choose a theme to focus our five piece minimum jewelry lines. My classmates and I have kept our themes secret until this point.

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Reorganizing the studio area. Again

In preparation for the jewelry class I’m taking in January, I am once again moving things around in my little art stuffs area. I need to have the jewelry making supplies easily accessible, but I also want to keep a spot set up for painting. I will be exploring the possible configurations today. Also i neef to do some genetal cleaning because my work procesd often leaves my space looking as if a storm has hit. Pictures to come later, wish me luck.

Glitter Gradient in Grey on Glass

Since acquiring Multi-surface decoupage (or magic elixir as I call it) I have been a little obsessed. There are so many possibilities! I want to try them all! Here begins my quest to mine the uses of this substance. One idea at a time. This is my first tutorial, I hope you enjoy it. Please let me know what you think and any suggestions you have in the comments.
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