Daily Archives: January 5, 2012


I already used this email exchange in a reply to Francoise, but decided to post it so everyone can see how wrong I was.  Here is my side of the conversation. On Jan 1, 2012, at 8:48 AM, michael smith … Continue reading

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Françoise Stéfanski

(You must ! look at her myspace vids.  MS) Françoise Stéfanski January 5 2012 3:47pm EDT Hi there, thank you. …… To explore the ‘creative process’….cool! Perhaps I will surprise you because it’s quite paradoxical, but I absolutely don’t care … Continue reading

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Frank Luedtke

Hey Mike, I just listed a matching lamp/clock combo on ETSY. http://www.etsy.com/listing/89831088/clock-and-table-lamp-matching-pair-hand http://www.etsy.com/shop/highdesertdreams?ref=pr_shop_more I’d like to hear some constructively critical comments from you and/or your followers on my description, props, fotos, lighting, composition, tags, etc. This old dog is always … Continue reading

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Making It / Carla Wyzgala

Carla Wyzgala carlations.net Friend me on facebook @carlations carlawyzgala@gmail.com Little blurb about myself and my work: I am a watercolor illustrator first and foremost and have been working within the pin-up and comics genres, participating in Artist Allies across the … Continue reading

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Personalized Design By Number Collages Interior Design is personal to me, in fact, it’s a spiritual journey not only for me , but for my client as well. Heres why…. Our homes are the one place in our lives where … Continue reading

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shannon reeves

shannon reeves January 5 2012 11:30am EDT i usually let the metal or stone i am working with tell me what it wants to become. rather than forcing it into something, i let it flow through me and become what … Continue reading

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Arthur Simo (arthursimo)

Arthur Simo (arthursimo) sent you a conversation on January 5, 2012. blog I do paint because is fun, i create an idea on my mind and put it down on paper and i will only paint my thoughts, so each one … Continue reading

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Quote ‘IDEAS’ Anais Nin

“My ideas usually come not at my desk writing but in the midst of living.” Anais Nin

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What is destructive testing?

destructive testing    http://www.businessdictionary.com/aplayer_top.swf Definition Prolonged endurance testing under the most severe operating conditions, continued until the component,equipment, or product specimen fails (is broken or destroyed). The purpose of destructive testing is to determine service life and to detect design weaknesses that may not show up under normal working conditions.   DESTRUCTIVE TESTING means … Continue reading

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Stephanie Wheeler

Stephanie Wheeler January 5 2012 6:23am EDT Hi Mike This sounds great, it’s a fascinating topic. My workspace doubles as the dining room table – it’s good as it’s quite large and next to a big window so lots of … Continue reading

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