Category Archives: Nail Art

NTMG Featured in Issue 43 of Gothic Beauty Magazine

Yay! I have a nail tutorial in Issue 43 of Gothic Beauty magazine, along with a little featurette (I think- haven’t seen the actual copy yet!) I have a separate site devoted to gothic nail art at http://www.gothicnailart.com, just to … Continue reading

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Happy Mardi Gras 2014!

How’s everyone? Still digging out from under the brutal winter? Here’s a little something to to cheer everyone up- it’s Mardi Gras! Let the good times roll! :) Any holiday that involves beads is a-OK by me! I haven’t been … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Are you guys feeling the love this year, or not in the mood? In either case, I have some nail art to show you! Here’s the one for those of you who are down on your love, with ‘Love Stinks; … Continue reading

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Woohoo! Book Sneak Peek!

I’ve contributed some nail art to a couple recent books- one is just going to press now and will be published at the end of the month. It’s with a German company, so the first version is in German. English … Continue reading

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Nail Art January 2014 and Interior Design Musings

Chinese New Year is right around the corner, so I’ve been thinking up some nail designs for that. This year is a Horse year. There’s lots of shiny gold and red decorations around, which bring much happiness to my magpie … Continue reading

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Tokyo Nail Expo 2013 Art Contest Awards

Finally! I’ve got the results from the 2013 Tokyo Nail Expo art contests. Click to enlarge! The nails in the top 3 rows were all painted live at the Expo. The top row is Freestyle Fashion, 2nd row is “Men’s … Continue reading

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Goodbye 2013! Some New Year Nail Art and Best Wishes for 2014

2013 is winding down fast….just a few hours left in the year for me. I’m spending the night in with the Mr. doing the Twilight Zone marathon and eating pizza. Not exactly a bad way to end the year! Here … Continue reading

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Holiday 2013 Nail Art

I’m off into the wild blue yonder for Christmas holiday as of tomorrow- as always, it sneaks up on me really fast. I hope everyone is having a wonderful time, but not a ♫ Simpllllyyy Wonderful Christmas Time.♪ I’ve had that … Continue reading

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Easy Christmas DIY Nail Art

I’ve cooked up some simple DIY nail art that will be great for the holiday season! All of these designs are pretty do-able even for those who are not yet nail art experts. If a full set of 10 nails … Continue reading

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‘Tis The Season To Do Nail Art

♪♫ Fa la la la la LA LA la la! ♪♫ Kicking off the season, here are a bunch of Nordic-inspired nails I’ve done, most complete with teeny reindeer! I don’t need any Christmas sweaters where I am, so I’m putting them … Continue reading

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