Month: June 2010

Artist Inspired: Keepsake Necklace Featuring N Valentine Studio

Artist Inspired: Keepsake Necklace Featuring N Valentine Studio

Last week,  I received a real gem in the mail. Not a precious stone per se, but a handmade keepsake that means the world to…

The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it.
– Carl Rogers

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My New Comfy Work Chair

My New Comfy Work Chair

So the other day I was at Costco and broke down & bought myself a “proper” chair. I’m not sure exactly what a “proper” chair…

Jewelry Inspired: Custom Engraved Charm Necklace

Jewelry Inspired: Custom Engraved Charm Necklace

I have been talking for several months now about my newly acquired manual engravers – AKA pantograph engraver or engravograph as New Hermes likes to…

Cool Tool: Tube Wringer

Cool Tool: Tube Wringer

I can’t resist a new gadget, especially if it is an affordable one. So with my Contenti order last week for polishing buffs, I found…

Tool & Supplies: Nu Gold Sheet

Tool & Supplies: Nu Gold Sheet

I needed some fine polishing buffs, so I decided to order a product called “nu gold” along with them to try. I bought sheet in…