The release date is looming ever closer – I hear that Amazon is sending out pre-order notices for an end-of-month delivery! – and I’ve got an itch to give one of these suckers away. Simply sign up below to be entered! I will draw from ALL subscribers as of May 10, 2015, so you’ve got[…]
My book is so beautiful it makes me cry! The gorgeous cover and inside “beauty” shots were all styled and shot by local photographer, Jayme Burns. I thought it would be fun to look at her motivations as an artist and share some of her luscious photos with you all, so I set up this little photographer interview with her!
Tell us a little bit about yourself?
Well, where to start. I’m 31, from Louisbourg Nova Scotia. I love art in all forms and spend many hours researching styles, techniques and generally Ooo’ing and Ahhh’ing at others work. I’m currently obsessed with Charmaine Olivia’s paintings and the photography of Brooke Shaden. I’m a self proclaimed cat lady, coffee lover and music addict. I currently have Ed Sheeran on a constant loop while I work. But will forever be a Blind Melon fan.
One of the questions I get really often is what wire-wrapping tools I use, or what wire pliers should a beginner use. So I thought I’d give you my wire wrap tool recommendations! Simple tools are best for beginners – you can get sets of flush cutters, round-nose pliers, and chain-nose pliers at various department or[…]
Here’s my most popular Youtube tutorial – how to wire wrap beach glass (sometimes called sea glass) the easy way – using a pencil and a couple pairs of pliers! I thought you might like to see how I teach – quick, simple, re-usable techniques. Pre-Order the Book Now! »
Amazon has released some of the inside of the book! Check it out! I can’t even explain how beautiful the design of this book is. So… I’ll just have to show you! I mean I can’t show EVERYTHING obviously but look at how the designer took my swirlybits and made them into graphical elements! Have[…]
So, I’ve been sitting on some really big news for oh… say, a year. It’s been taking up a lot of my time and it’s been KILLING ME that I couldn’t announce it. But now – I can! You guys. I wrote a book. Last fall, FW Media found my tutorials online and came knocking[…]