Marathon Training Again!

So, I have been ignoring my blog over the past couple of weeks.  Lots going on here.  We are training for another full marathon.  Crazy.  Yep.  I know.  I can't help it, though.  I love love love distance running.  I have gotten away from it over the past year … [Read more...]

Wanna Take Better Photos? DIY Photo Cube; The best $10 I Have Spent In Ages.

I have been revamping my online shops to introduce my new pendant designs. Throughout this process, it became apparent that my macro photos of my jewelry... well, sucked. I browsed other artists stores and wondered how on earth many of them were getting such nice shots of their work. I stumbled … [Read more...]

Polymer Clay Day #50: Run With the Sun Marathon Pendant

After an awesome 18 mile run this morning, I have marathon on the brain. I am finally getting pumped up for this race. I will be wearing this pendant to keep myself motivated. Now... bed. Oh yeah, skunk update - still stinky, but markedly improved from original spray day (yesterday). My lil' … [Read more...]

Polymer Clay Day #28: Silver Grunge Marathon Pendant

Wow. I can't believe I ran this distance. Twice. Today I ran 5 miles, yesterday 7.3 miles in the heat and thought my end was near. What was I thinking, running a marathon. And then doing it again? 3rd time is the charm, right? I heart clay. And running. And hanging out with my awesome … [Read more...]

Polymer Clay Day #12: Marathon 26.2 Medallion

I heart marathons. Sick, I know. 26.2 miles. Continuously. There is a joy unexplainable in completing this task. This post totally belongs on my running blog. Polymer clay and running are really stifling my ability to maintain "Sober on the Run". I will get there. God, family, friends, dogs, … [Read more...]

Handmade Marathon Key Chain From Sculpey…

My bubbly friend Megan will be venturing out on her first full Marathon this Saturday. What a huge endeavor and accomplishment. I was inspired to make her a gift, and out came this keychain and personalized tag combo. I used Sculpey, my cricut for the shapes, pearl FX for color. What a unique … [Read more...]