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Artist Toolkit: Choosing the Stuffing PDF Print E-mail
Written by Helen Gleeson   
Friday, 20 July 2012 09:23

AnArtistsInsightHeaderThere are many options for stuffing your bears. Some readily available from major craft stores and can be used to make most types of bears, but don’t stop there — look a little harder! Here are some other options think about for your next bear.


Artist’s Toolbox: Pins vs. Clips PDF Print E-mail
Written by Helen Gleeson   
Thursday, 12 July 2012 13:21

AnArtistsInsightHeaderWhen I’m holding workshops, many students ask me why I do not use pins. For me the answer is simple – when you’re working with leather, you do not want to create unnecessary holes! But there is more to it.


Monkey on My Back: How I finally came to accept my number one Steiff sin! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Stephanie Finnegan   
Tuesday, 10 July 2012 08:32

When I was a young kid, I was always happy when a friend or a relative went on vacation. Not only did it mean the receipt of a postcard—I was equally thrilled to see panoramic sweeping views of Paris as I was to get a shot of an alligator floating menacingly beside a Florida glass-bottom boat—but it also guaranteed an exotic souvenir.

Pedigree and Paws: Muffy VanderBear and Gloria Vanderbilt are sisters under the skin...and fur! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Stephanie Finnegan   
Tuesday, 26 June 2012 09:18

At one point this year, my family and I will be making our trek for the first time ever to the “Happiest Place on Earth.” No, I’m not talking about Las Vegas after a compulsive slots player hits a big payout (“Louie, I’ve got three cherries in a row!”), or Hershey Park when a chocolate lover sees silver-foiled candies dancing and cavorting on stage (“Louie, there are three Kisses kicking in a row!”). Nope, I’m talking Disney and the Magic Kingdom—a destination I’ve visited in the past but never with my kids. I am hoping this vacation will be all it is cracked up to be—after all, it’s been seven years in the waiting! (Yep, I haven’t had a vacation in seven years. Call me a bit “stressed.”)

Facebook for Artists: Customizing Your Timeline PDF Print E-mail
Written by Helen Gleeson   
Friday, 22 June 2012 08:48


Here's a video tutorial showing how to customize your Facebook Timeline:


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