Fighting With Thieves and Design Fraud at Amazon

Much of the online work I do is related to the ocean and seashore. I use personal images and graphic designs with a tropical, beach theme to make items to sell in my Zazzle stores. I support myself and my teenage son through the work I do each and every day. A lot of work…

A Polyvore Creation: Packing for the Beach

I had fun on the Polyvore site making this image depicting what to pack in a beach bag.  I’ll explain more about Polyvore in a minute. Going to the beach requires packing wisely. What you’ll need will depend on what you plan to be doing at the beach. Packing also depends on if you are…

Florida Wildlife Ceramic Wall Art

Etsy is one of my favorite places to find unique and interesting artists. I’m always on the lookout for aquatic nature and recently I stumbled across a talented creator at Medicine Bluff Studio. John Beasley is the artist who makes fabulous works of art using ceramic tiles. It does not all seem to be strictly…

Infatuated With The Nautilus Shell

The amazing artwork of strangeling, aka Jasmine Becket-Griffith, features the chambered nautilus seashell. The artist admits in the description of the piece pictured here, that she “loves to paint them” and she does a fantastic job of it too! I am not a painter, and have always loved to see what talented people can do…

Photo Gift Ornaments With Starfish

The holiday shopping season is in full swing with sales and promotions everywhere. Like so many others, I buy for a few people who “have everything”, but do they really? This is where the personalized gift is the way to go, because they won’t have this! One very popular items is the round, ceramic ornaments…