Bug Nerds Unite!

When I was 10 years old, I decided I was going to grow up and become an entomologist.  I have loved hunting for, catching, and observing insects from a very young age, but eventually set the sciences aside for a…
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Exploring Rochester: Neighborhood of the Arts Part 1

Back in April, we explored a bit of the South Wedge neighborhood.  This month, I'm going to take you into the Neighborhood of the Arts (NOTA).  There is a LOT here so I'm going to break it into a multi-part series.…
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Artisan Community Art Studio

Ever since I gave up the corporate life to follow a more creative path I've tried to make sure that I do at least one course or workshop each year both the extend my skills and keep me motivated. To…
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Moon Beads in Clay

  I love the moon, and I love moon beads! For today's post, I'd like to share a tutorial of one of my favourite designs with a couple of variations. This technique can be used with any kind of clay…
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