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9/21 Artist Profile: Maccabee Shelley

I was very intrigued, this Thursday, by Shelley’s installation. The work reminded me a lot, of geodes. In case you don’t know, geodes are a kind of rock, but when broken in half, the crystals inside are revealed. 140 more words

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Etsy Shoot with Ashlee Starr Young

I spent a very enjoyable afternoon last month with a close friend, designer, Ashlee Starr Young styling her jewelry. Ashlee and I met installing windows for Club Monaco and found we had a lot in common. 43 more words

Cuttin' stuff

The other day, I decided to see if my cheapo, hand-me-down tile saw can cut agate.

I brought out a box of assorted material, and found a nice piece of agate from Calico to test it on. 225 more words

Gems + Geodes...

Crystals, quartz, gems, and geodes!  So trendy right now, and I am definitely on the shiny rock bandwagon.  I mean how could anyone resist a little glitz?! 20 more words

GENAH 2014 Conference, Japan

A few weeks ago, CGS academic Tim Wright and PhD student Ekbal Hussain attended the Geodesy for Earthquakes and Natural Hazards (GENAH) conference held in Matsushima, Japan. 16 more words