The Business Chat – 7 ways to get yourself ready to sell

OK, all the packaging is in the blue bin, the curtains are ironed and in the bag, the shelves are counted and ready, and the product is all cleaned and price tagged. Those are just a few of the details on my gigantic to do list for my first holiday show of the season. You know how it is, there are SOOO many details to take care of! It is such a massive undertaking just getting everything to the show floor and getting it all set up isn’t it?  Sometimes when we are so busy taking care of the thousands …

InspirationFX: Puptown Funk

Puptown Funk by: Dwyn Tomlinson This cut-out paw motif lends itself to modifications. You could hang crystals off it, or wire onto it, or back it with some leather or polymer clay. I chose to add some colour with the gilders paste – adding turquoise (patina) to pick up the colour of the chain. Although – I really like the leather idea … hmmmm. I glued the ends onto the chain – use a glue that is designed to work with metal and is not too runny. Dry fit the chain into the ends first  to make sure they don’t …