Your Etsy Shop: Keeping it Organized

As I'm preparing for Bead Fest, organization weighs heavily on my mind.  The other day I got to wondering how everyone else stores their inventory.  Not for a big show but just for your day to day Etsy/Artfire/Big Cartel shop.…
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Tool Review ~ Beadsmith 2-Sided Texture Hammer

BeadSmith 2-Sided Texture Hammers  are available in 3 options  -Wide Circles & Dots  -Thin Circles and Speckles -Stripes and Weaves  I'll be showing the the first two today ~  I've just gotten these in and instantly loved the sturdiness and…
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An Evolving Business!

  Our new logo! Yesterday I was joking with Chris, one of the Painting with Fire Team Members, that I used to hate spend money on plastic bags for jewelry and little bits.  Today we're surrounded by plastic bags! LOL!…
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Open Studio Friday: Starry Road Studio

Okay I admit it: I am a messy artist.     I'm much happier making stuff than cleaning and organizing - this is probably true for most creative people. But lately I'm realizing that I actually LIKE my studio "messes" -…
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