Surprise!!!!!! 25%-off sale!

This is us – jumping out from behind the couch in your darkened living room! Surprise! It’s a surprise happy-birthday sale in celebration of our Fearless Beader’s Birthday – Sept 7 is her birthday – to be sure and say Happy Birthday if you see her! And meanwhile – you get the gifts – one week plus one day – 25% off! So we’re making this announcement a day early! Like our other super special sales – a few rules apply – by now you probably know what they are, but scroll down to read them if not. In the …

What the heck is a dirty pour?

You may or may not know this, but one of my leisure activities is to troll the internet for unusual art activities. I belong to several resin and alcohol ink groups, and the latest one I joined, “Let It Flow”, introduced me to the “dirty pour” term. Just like in the old blogging days, one Facebook group leads you to another group, and the cycle is endless. It’s fun, it doesn’t hurt anyone (other than discretionary time), and you are always learning. What exactly is this strange and wonderful term? It has nothing to do with either bad language, or …