Tag Archives: the Creative Soul

Antique storage options for creative supplies

When an artisan has a plethora of items from which to choose from to create all the goodness it can be a real challenge to find ways to organize and store such items. And I’m the kind of person who … Continue reading

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The First Bounty of the Supplies Swap

Last post I shared about swapping and friendship…much joy! After the supplies swap with  Central Coast Charms I just simply couldn’t wait to get started creating. The goodies were calling to me…especially that long vintage chandelier crystal shown toward the … Continue reading

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Swapping with New Friends…and so much more

I have found that being a part of the Etsy community is about so much more than selling and/or buying. I am making some friends that share similar interests and goals. We communicate back and forth, we share and we … Continue reading

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Jewelry Elf? Absolutely!

Not long ago I read about a project that another WordPress blogger has created. Ziggy decided to help revive the art of letter writing by writing a letter a day for a year and asked her readers to help out … Continue reading

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As Promised…new jewelry created with components from a recent post

I’m having a great time with my new supplies featured in A Bit of a Shopping Spree. Without further ado, here are some of my creations… I call this pair of earrings “Passion” because they are full of feeling and … Continue reading

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Shopping Black Friday through Cyber Monday

Good luck to all of you who brave the crowds this weekend to get some discount shopping done. Hope you get some great deals. While I love a good deal I’m just not up for all that activity right after … Continue reading

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Creativity is born of the soul

I came up with a quote that I put on little business card sized magnets…”Creativity is born of the soul” I just love the quote, the truth in it and how it expands upon my business name. God gave the … Continue reading

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Selling Jewelry and Helping the Community

I attended a wonderful art festival last weekend! A local charity called the Sharing and Caring Foundation hosted it as a way to raise money that they give to other local charities in need. The main fundraiser was an auction … Continue reading

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