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Mission: Share The Craft, Neon Workshops in 2016

Mission: Share The Craft, Neon Workshops in 2016

I have a trade.  I actually know many trades, but only one that has become my way of life.  It pays my bills, it is featured in most of my fine artwork, and it's something that is deeply ingrained with who I am as a human because it teaches me more about myself, my strengths and my limits, than anything in my life has ever taught me.  It is an actual relationship, my best friend and my worst enemy at times, a true love-hate relationship.  It's expensive, dangerous, tedious and honestly, kicks my ass.    My main trade is tube bending, a.k.a, "Neon".  All "neon" is made by hand.  Every single neon sign you see was made by someone skillfully by hand.  Neon cannot be machine made or 3D printed.  

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