Studio Notes {Blog}

2022 Holiday Ordering Deadlines and Studio Hours
Nov 14th 2022

2022 Holiday Ordering Deadlines and Studio Hours

  12/07/22 UPDATE   Orders placed by December 8th will ship no later than December 17th. Please choose your shipping method accordingly. I'm already feeling in the holiday spirit. How about you? I also feel like we jumped fro…

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Happy National Candy Day! [November 4th]
Nov 4th 2022

Happy National Candy Day! [November 4th]

I know…it feels like we just celebrated all things candy a few days ago. You didn’t eat your kid’s Halloween candy did you?? Maybe the curse of leftover Halloween candy is why we’re celebrating today? Actually, National Candy Day is celebrated i…

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Happy National Black Cat Day! [October 27th]
Oct 27th 2022

Happy National Black Cat Day! [October 27th]

National Black Cat Day is here! It falls just before Halloween each year, when black cats are seen everywhere in spooky imagery and decor. Anyone who has or has had a black cat knows they are very special kitties. Some look like they are wear…

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Celebrating National Day on Writing [October 20th]
Oct 20th 2022

Celebrating National Day on Writing [October 20th]

The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) has designated October 20 as the National Day on Writing®. The day is meant to bring attention to all the amazing ways we write…and how critical writing is to literacy.  You can read a…

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Pumpkin Seed Day meets Random Acts of Poetry Day
Oct 5th 2022

Pumpkin Seed Day meets Random Acts of Poetry Day

The First Wednesday in October is here! I know, not a normal thing to be excited about, but when I realized that there are so many things to celebrate today, I decided to combine two. I now present my random poem about pumpkin seeds……

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Today We Celebrate Coffee [September 29]
Sep 29th 2022

Today We Celebrate Coffee [September 29]

Happy National Coffee Day!I chuckle when I think about the fact that there was a time in my adult life that I didn’t drink coffee. I couldn’t stand it. When I did have a cup, it was smothered in chocolate and whipped cream. It was more like a slightl…

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​Happy National Scarf Day! [September 27]
Sep 27th 2022

​Happy National Scarf Day! [September 27]

I love a good scarf. I think they are a great way to jazz up a casual, everyday outfit, or keep you warm in the throes of a big winter storm. Both functional and fashionable!  I wanted to share a scarf I’m currently making. Full confession…this…

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The Origin of our Gratitude Symbol Jewelry Collection
Sep 14th 2022

The Origin of our Gratitude Symbol Jewelry Collection

In late 2009, about a year after I launched Punky Jane Jewelry, a friend asked if I could create a custom piece for her. She sent me this graphic from the Go Gratitude Experiment: a green lowercase ‘g’ inside a circle created from one continuous s…

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Sep 2nd 2022

What is the Indie Sellers Guild?

Punky Jane is a proud member of the Indie Sellers Guild (ISG), but what is the ISG exactly? Here's a quick take: "The Indie Sellers Guild is a labor organization established to promote the interests of online sellers of handmade, unique, vintage…

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Need something fast? How can we help?
Aug 2nd 2022

Need something fast? How can we help?

Our lives are moving more quickly than ever, and those big e-commerce sites can promise everything will arrive fast, fast, fast. The beauty of handmade is that we can take the time needed to design and create your piece just for you, exactly the way…

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