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Beaded Keychain - janetcrosby.com

I am still stumbling along with my computer woes (I am great with computers … until they don’t work. haha), but also something else. Ugh, Politics I have struggled with how to proceed in a world where ‘politics’ have taken over. I, like so many people, hate politics and[…]

January Sunset - janetcrosby.com

January is always the longest month for me. At least there are pretty sunsets. Communication Breakdown I think I have said it before: bookkeeping is not my skillset. My annual filer taxes are due each January. I am used to it now. Admittedly, I didn’t get started right[…]

Mr Blanca - favorite rooster ever - janetcrosby.com

At the end of last year, a customer told me that 2017 is the Year of the Rooster. It starts January 28th.   Rooster Years Now, for me, every year is the year of the rooster(!), but in this case, it means that the rooster is the animal sign[…]

Plaid Rooster by Janet Crosby

I just sold a rooster from my shop, and I learned that we will be headed into the Year of the Rooster in January. Yes! I’m brainstorming some new Rooster-y ideas to usher in the Year of the Rooster. Feeling fine in plaid. ? Happy #featherfriday, friends! . .[…]

Sheep And Paws - new lampwork - www.janetcrosby.com

I love the conversations in my Art For Sale Facebook group. Yesterday I asked for torching suggestions and here are a few of the requests – sheep and paws! New Beads I will be listing these beads and other new artworks this week. I created the Facebook group[…]

Free Gift Boxes December 2016 - www.JanetCrosby.com/shop

For the month of December 2016, I am offering two specials: Free US shipping and 50% off international shipping – no coupon needed. This is automatic for all listings in my shop. Here is a direct link to my shop on Etsy. Free gift box – your purchase[…]

As we begin the rush of the holiday season, I want to take a moment to say a heartfelt thank you for being here and supporting my artwork. Here is my email newsletter from today, which includes a 20% off holiday coupon, good today (November 23) through Monday, November 28th. ——— Hello[…]

Solitary Mushroom - janetcrosby.com

Bear with me, those of you who are tired of my posts about mushrooms. I am still finding so many different kinds out there. Thanks in large part to the rainiest October on record. I am not the only one noticing the mushroom explosion. My local paper did[…]

In The Studio - Alisa Burke Interview

An artist I greatly admire is Oregon coast artist Alisa Burke. She is talented, inspiring, and a great teacher. I took a couple of her online classes this summer. She offers so many classes! Something for everyone. So… I am super happy for the opportunity to participate in her In[…]