I’m at Polydelphia!

I’m at Polydelphia this weekend!!! To check out my newly designed web site, press HERE. See ya later!

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Final Pictures from Synergy

 The View from My Hotel Room     Some of the other things I enjoyed at Synergy were Jana Roberts Benzon’s Dimensions in Polymer Clay workshop, Tim McCreight’s Design Decisions, Good, Better, […]

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Mann Beside Himself at Synergy

      Ok, so that’s a bad joke.  But there were a lot of new and interesting products at the Synergy Vendor Fair.  Jeweler Thomas Mann was there with his […]

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Who’s that Gal with Betsy Baker?

   Why, it ‘s Melanie West who is on a bracelet making rampage. Just when you think they can’t get any more  intriguing,  she tops herself.  You can see her […]

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More Pictures from Synergy

The only problem with claiming that you took more than 300 pictures is that not all of them turn out.   But never mind.  There are some more pictures of old […]

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Synergy I Banquet.

The highlight of the Banquet on the last night of the conference  was Cynthia Tinapple’s keynote speech, Watch Where You’re Going Effects Ripple Out. You can see the slide show […]

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Synergy I: Looking Back

The National Guild asked  Synergy attendees to bring memorabilia to pin on a giant bulletin board in the back of The Big Room.   The idea was to commemorate milestones in […]

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Synergy I: The History of Polymer Clay in Bead Making

Polymer clay came into use before the Internet and before pasta machines, tissue blades and the other tools we now take for granted.  Kathleen Dustin was there from the beginning, so she […]

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Synergy I: Moving Forward/Looking Back

  Counting down the days before I leave for Baltimore Md for the National Polymer Clay Guild’s  Synergy I Conference.    In the meantime,  here are two copper bracelets I am […]

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