01 August 2010

AUGUST CUSTOM ORDER WINDOW

I have the most lovERly Alice Istanbul coming into town to spend some time
creating with me,
and also am hoping to maybe sneak in a trip to the beach before the month is over.
Don't want to overcommit, and I find myself still behind on July's custom orders as it is.

I also think that as my work gets more involved and time-consuming,
I'll have to regularly cut back on the amount of orders I take.
I still need to time to play and ideate.
{{It's what makes me happy and keeps the work growing.}}
3 orders a month is probably going to be the new norm for me.
Just a heads up.
I know that's a huge jump from the twelve I said I'd take . . .
but I admittedly and TOTALLY underestimated the amount of time
that was going to go into that sort of work load.
(Yeah, yeah, yeah, you were right Sunny and Emily!)
*** Let this be a lesson in listening to our superiors.

Anyhoo,
so bring on the first three tomorrow!
If you need refreshing on how the process works,
click here

Have a lovely week, people!
xo
j

10 comments:

  1. Oh joint metalsmithing?? I am so jealous! I wish I lived closer....ahem, or close at all!

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  2. Jaime . . . it's like a metalsmithing-mom-girl's weekend- sorta thingy. We both need it. :) You come anytime you can!

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  3. hey can you darken the text sweetie. my old eyes cant squint enough to do it justice. sorry... constantly, i have needs. xoxoxw.

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  4. Replace "superiors" with "equals" and I'll agree whole heartedly! :) Its all about riding the rollercoaster that is the quest to find balance and oh how I love that we are riding it together!!! Love you sister :)

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  5. Is there any chance that sometime you could take submissions in the PM instead of the AM? I can't access most of the interesting parts of the internet from work, and I'd love to be able to (attempt to) submit a request. Of course, it might not make any difference at all. :) Have a wonderful August.

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  6. Jj - I had the pleasure of talking to Ms. Emily on the phone the other day and my oh my, I brought up the possibility of the three of us sitting at a table and talking and the hours that would fly by.
    And Emily said something about Blackberry Brandy.
    Can we make this happen, ladies?
    Massive hugs: your success is so deserved.
    Love,
    Allison

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  7. Just a few more weeks. Let the countdown begin! I'm coming up there with silver, stones, and also canvasses and paint supplies. You bring the wine :)

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  8. It's going to be so great for both of you, JJ and Alicia; I know you'll have a great time together; you're both amazing artists with great integrity, and I respect and love both of you!!!

    How long will Alicia be visiting???

    Enjoy every minute of creating, laughing, relaxing, etc.!!! I am 55 and just starting to learn that I have to steal the time to do this in order to stay cancer-free (My oncologist just told me I must this past Friday, believe it or not)!!! I intend to follow these orders. Life is short and so amazing.).

    xoxo, dear friends,

    I

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  9. sounds like a wonderful time...good for you!
    you have been busy lady so you just do as you can and that is all you can do
    and CRAP I missed the first again
    I seem to be having trouble remembering to put in my request until a couple days pass....oh my time will come!!!
    keep making the beautiful things you do and none of us will be going anywhere!
    love and light

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  10. Then it's decided! It shall happen indeed.

    :D

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