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Art is order...

Art is order, made out of the chaos of life.
~Saul Bellow


The harvest moon is here and the out-of-sync-with-the-universe feeling is waning along with the moon. Perhaps now I can make some pretty things again.

I’ve spent the last few days researching online sources for selling jewelry and settled on Artfire.com. Partly because they offer a newly reduced flat monthly rate and partly because Etsy.com has 1.5 million pieces of jewelry listed.


Art washes away from the soul the dust of every day life.
~Pablo Picasso

Cathy received her birthday bracelet yesterday and promptly texted me that she was thrilled with it. I figured she would be, but it’s still good to hear. I mailed Maggie and Joanna three pairs of earrings each including a pair with sterling silver soccer ball charms for Joanna. She’s a new soccer mom - God bless her.



I’m having serious doubts that anyone will buy my jewelry, but, if nothing else, I want the pleasure and nourishment of making art. Who knows, maybe someone will pay a few $ for my trinkets.

Miracles come after a lot of hard work.
~Sue Bender

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