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Artist blues on customer service

Hello fellow artists and business humans.  Last month I wrote a blog about how I was disappointed with the customer service of Daniel Smith – the art supply company.  And well, I was hoping to have a follow up blog

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Posted in Art, Business, Culture, Professionalism

Customer Service Blues

It’s not in my nature to complain about everything, but it seems as each year goes by that one has to complain vigorously to get things corrected.  And that’s a shame.  The professional world has really taken a nose dive

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The Year of Waiting

Year 2014 was the year of waiting.  So much happened and yet so very little was accomplished, and I find myself still waiting.  So many odd events occurred in the world in general as well as in my own personal

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Posted in Culture, History, Inspiration, Writing

Wizard World Comic Con 2014

Oh my goodness! What an interesting past three days it has been. I have been to comic book conventions before, but I have never attended a three day event and worn a costume. It was good fun. There were ups

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Posted in Costume, Culture

More Costuming …

Still working on a set of two new and one updated costume for this Halloween and a Comic Convention for this Fall.  Unlike the Batgirl costume from last year, my Jedi costume is being made completely from scratch.  The Batgirl

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Posted in Costume, Culture, Halloween

Templar Holocaust Remembrance Day – October 13

Today is Templar Holocaust Remembrance Day. On this day in 1307 the Knights were betrayed by the Roman Catholic Church and the French Monarchy, who claimed to be good friends of the Order. The Knights were not attacked because they

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Posted in Culture, Education, History, Inspiration

Star Wars costume update

So my companions and I have decided on new costumes this year for Halloween that will also serve for attending a comic book convention this late Fall.  This of course requires planning and lots of fun of dreaming up creative

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Posted in Costume, Culture, Halloween