2016 Holiday Commission Guidelines

Here in Central New York it seems to have gone from summer to fall overnight. With my last summer show on the books and a few weeks before the Lafayette Apple Festival, it’s time for a post about holiday commission guidelines!  I know what you’re thinking – “Nina, it’s entirely too early for all this… Continue reading 2016 Holiday Commission Guidelines

How to make aquarium pendants – a step-by-step guide of frustration

Select shells collected during the previous summer from Jones Beach, Long Island. Clean carefully to eliminate sand. Paint interior of the shell and cover any holes with tape. Make tiny fish out of clay. Curse where necessary when adding on their excruciatingly small fins. Paint fish to desired specifications. Set fish on tinfoil to keep… Continue reading How to make aquarium pendants – a step-by-step guide of frustration