Wooden Practice Finger Cymbals on Etsy

March 3, 2020

Hand Turned Wooden Cymbals – On Sale Now I’m pleased to share that I was successful in persuading my brother into adding wooden practice cymbals to his Etsy store! These practice cymbals are hand-turned from pine in Joe’s studio.  He’s offering them in two styles, dome and cone shape.  They are unfinished, to keep the […]

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Wooden Practice Finger Cymbals from Wicked Mojo Designs

February 4, 2020

Hello gang! Today I want to share with you a little story about how I now am the proud owner of two pairs of wooden practice cymbals. My brother, Joe Devine, owner of Wicked Mojo Designs on Etsy, is a precision machinist by day, and an avid woodturner by night.  He’s made me many beautiful […]

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Needles for making Belly Dance Bras

January 24, 2020

Hello Gang! I recently made a lovely vintage assiut bedlah set and I shared images of the process over in my Studio Davina Facebook group.  During the construction process, I got a bunch of nuts-and-bolts questions that I thought I would share here on the blog. The most frequently asked question is, “What needles are […]

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50 Fascinating Facts about Finger Cymbals – Digital Workshop Feb 16, 2020

January 21, 2020

Hello Gang! I’m so pleased to announce an upcoming digital workshop, “50 Fascinating Facts Finger Cymbals” on Sunday, February 16, 2020, at 1:00 pm PST.  When I wrote the book, Zills: Music on Your Finger Tips, I included a lot of information.  But no single book can contain all of the information I dug up […]

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Business Planning Tools 2020

January 1, 2020

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2020! Last night we celebrated the coming year with dinner and a movie with friends and family. This morning, on the first day of 2020, I’m doing some goal-setting and planning for the coming year, and here are a few of the things that I am using to help me […]

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