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OBAMA WILL NOW REGULATE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS, DECORATIONS: SOLAR POWERED EXEMPT

Free Beacon: “The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a regulation for Christmas lights on Monday, deeming some holiday decorations a “substantial product hazard”.”

“Final rule said, “The Consumer Product Safety Commission … is issuing a final rule to specify that seasonal and decorative lighting products that do not contain any one of three readily observable characteristics (minimum wire size, sufficient strain relief, or overcurrent protection), as addressed in a voluntary standard, are deemed a substantial product hazard under the Consumer Product Safety Act (“CPSA”).” 64 more words

Politics

Carola Nix presents colored pencil

  

If you missed Tuesday’s SAC meeting, you missed a really interesting talk and demo. Carola Nix spoke about working in colored pencil. She demonstrated one of her layering techniques, and she showed several examples of her artwork. 11 more words

Explore this! 11 International Juried show

The Explore this! 11 juried show is online! I am really glad to be part of this wonderful show. Congrats to all the artists and award winners. 71 more words

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Based on a True Story

I lied.  I am happy to admit it.  Or more to the point, I bent reality.  Artists do this just like novelists, poets, politicians and screen writers do.  433 more words

Art

Can digital display advertising have a positive ROI?

Spoiler alert. The answer is it depends. Taking a broader view it’s a concept that (to me) seemed laughable since banners and display ads first came into being. 442 more words

Advertising

Juried into ET! 11 International Show

I am really glad to announce that my drawing Metamorphosis, has been juried into ET! 11 International show by CPSA. Congratulations to all the artists who got juried into the show. 23 more words

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Skip the Bottle-Rocket Wars for a Fun (Safe) Fourth of July


Fireworks Safety!

Watching a fireworks show is a truly magical experience at any age whether you are at a local park or club, or making your own show in the backyard. 441 more words

Insurance