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Dia de los Muertos Goldfish Tank

Dia de los Muertos Goldfish Tank

I thought my goldfish should join in on the holiday fun! Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrated on October 31st and November 1st & 2nd. The holiday is a celebration of the lives of loved ones who have passed away and is characterized by brightly painted skulls (sugar…
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Something’s Fishy about this Valentine

Something’s Fishy about this Valentine

Hello everyone!  In keeping with my tradition of decorating my 75 gallon fish tank for the holidays, here is my Valentine’s Day aquarium.  I didn’t realize this until well after the decorating was all finished and I was filming, but this holiday actually works really well for the bristol shubunkin because of their (sideways) heart-shaped…
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Happy New Year + Resolutions!

Happy New Year + Resolutions!

Happy New Year everyone!  Can you believe another year has come and gone and it’s already 2014?  Does anyone have any new year’s resolutions?  I don’t usually do them, but I decided to set a goal for myself in the new year of making more art.  A huge part of drawing is being a keen…
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Swimming in a Winter Wonderland

Swimming in a Winter Wonderland

My ghost bristols got their wish… a white Christmas!  Here they are swimming in their new winter wonderland aquarium complete with icy Christmas trees, frost, and snowflakes galore!  Click “read more” to see all the photos.  Video Link:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Imx5t0wGiDU What do you think of the design?  ๐Ÿ™‚  Have you done anything fun for your fish for…
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Spooky Halloween Goldfish Tank

Spooky Halloween Goldfish Tank

Last Halloween I started the tradition of decorating my 75 gallongoldfish tank for the holidays, and since then I’ve done everything from Christmas to the Fourth of July!  Here’s this year’s Halloween themedtank.  And I didn’t plan it this way, but the tank is now home to my”ghost” bristols (matte white bristol shubunkins) so they…
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4th of July Goldfish Tank!

4th of July Goldfish Tank!

People are always asking me when I’m going to do another holiday themed tank, so… here you go!  I thought my fish ought to celebrate the Fourth of July with me.  They always seem to get so excited when the decor changes.  In The Making Video! Finished Tank Video! Photos!



The Snail and the Christmas Tree

The Snail and the Christmas Tree

My red spot nerite snail has discovered the Christmas trees!  He waszooming around eating diatoms on a couple of them yesterday.  Before I decorated my tank for Christmas, I wiped away all the algae anddiatoms so it would look nice in the photos and videos.  Well after that, the diatoms started coming back, but only…
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