Exciting things happening @ beadFX

Two exciting things, in fact. First of all, the shipment of silver-plated beads that I had ordered while I was in Tucson finally arrived, after being hung up for a week by the Icelandic volcano with the unpronounceable name. FedEx finally ended up routing it through Dubai. There’s over a hundred pounds of restock and new shapes and sizes of beads, toggles, S-clasps and tubes. The other thing is happening right now. Two guys are here (it’s almost midnight!) cutting and bending sheet metal for the ductwork to bring air-conditioning from our existing unit to our new office space next …

Basement Craft Room Project – Making progress

I have come to the realization that this project will take me a lot longer than a week. I am quite determined to see this finished though. The sheer amount of work involved is quite staggering! We have cleared through a LOT of junk. You can now actually see the floor! I can walk from one end of the basement to the other without climbing over empty boxes. I’ve got on a coat of primer in some spots, and I”m hoping to get the rest of the primer up later today. I ran out of steam yesterday. I’m also heading …