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Redbubble & My Hobbyist Design Obsession

I jokingly call myself a hobbyist designer. I don’t, currently, own photoshop and most of my design work is for my own amusement that I occasionally upload to Redbubble or Society 6. 189 more words


Who I am and why I’m here

For those that are new to the concept of blogging (such as myself), you probably recognize my title from the “Blogging 101” course. I know… not very imaginative for a title, but atleast I’m honest. 283 more words


Project: Spectrum - Microphone Circuit

The system needs a way to listen to the sound around it and the natural way to do this is with an electret microphone. I will probably include a 3.5mm jack input to allow you to plug music straight in too. 260 more words



I see three levels of commitment, when I watch performances.  I see hobbyists.  I see amateurs.  And I see professionals.  Before getting your hip belts in a twist, let me provide definitions of what I mean. 621 more words

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Jewelry Pliers: What's the Difference Anyway?

Jewelry pliers come in a great variety of shapes and sizes. Each set of pliers has been designed to accomplish a different job.

Chain Nose, Flat Nose, Round Nose, Bent nose . 385 more words


Soldering, Stone Setting, Lost Wax and More with Anat and Joe Silvera

Joe and Anat Silvera are metalsmiths and teachers who currently hail from Berkley, California where they run a small school for jewelry making. They also teach around the Bay area and at bead shops and various festivals around the country. 3,426 more words


Spooky Inspirations!

Its that spooky time of year again! With Halloween just around the corner, we at Seattle Findings wanted to give your haunted-side a jolt of inspiration! 415 more words