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Metal Piercing With GreenLion Saw Frame

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Metal Piercing With GreenLion Saw Frame

Sharing why I love the ease of use of the GreenLion saw frame.

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Baseball Cross - Work In Progress

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Baseball Cross - Work In Progress

I carved this Baseball Cross out of wax and used this to create a sterling silver version. Sandcasting is great fun and it's always exciting at the end to open it up and see the results. Now it just needs some clean up, a jump ring bail added and ready to go.

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Love Not Fear Is What It's All About

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Love Not Fear Is What It's All About

As a small business owner, artist, and just a human I have days where I doubt what I am doing. I doubt that it is worth doing tomorrow or the next day. I doubt my skills, I doubt my efforts. I see very few sales during the holidays and take it as a personal reflection on my work and what I have spent the past 5 years learning and creating. But here's the thing about doubt....and fear. You can't listen to it. You can't let it stop you. I have a fire inside that is forever burning. Some days it...

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