Cutting Edge Design Fun

Cutting Edge Design Fun

In addition to the jewelry studio, I’ve been having a great time at TinkerMill in Longmont learning how to use new tools like the laser cutter. I’ve never had the tools available to me to work with wood before, so I’m having fun learning more about a...

Spring Flowers

I’m learning to use new software and new tools along with those honed for a while now, and the new crop this year includes Inkscape design software that is a lot like Illustrator but lots of CAD stuff in there I’m not familiar with yet. Combined with the...
A Bit of Digital Redecorating for the Polyclay Gallery

A Bit of Digital Redecorating for the Polyclay Gallery

I’m re-doing my Polyclay Gallery website pages in a new format that deals with re-sizing issues for tablets and phones, as well as addressing important SEO issues. I read that as many as 80% of people access websites through devices, and  Google also ranks sites...
Winding Down, and Winding Up!

Winding Down, and Winding Up!

The year 2013 is coming to a close, as is the last semester in my degree program at Front Range Community College. My Media  Graphic Design degree is within reach, and I have enjoyed all the art classes there so much that I’m going to continue to take a few here...
Tidy Up The Paperwork, Then Treats!

Tidy Up The Paperwork, Then Treats!

Sometimes part of getting on with new business in the new year includes those little bits of business from before. Like preparing and filing taxes, FAFSA forms and other paperwork, updating my resume and all that other stuff needed for going forward, so I’ve...