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2016 Solid Gold Calendar

2016 Solid Gold Calendar

Click Here to Buy! This is the third year in a row that I’ve done a Solid Gold calendarand it has to be the one I am most proud of so far. The fish featured in this year’s calendar are all butterfly telescopes in a wide assortment of colors from calico to jet black! There…
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One Year Update for Butterfly Babies

One Year Update for Butterfly Babies

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xl1K8Rxx-F8 You got to see my butterfly telescope babies grow up from little one-week-old “eyelashes” and now just look at the beauties they’ve become!  They’re almost one year old now and I’m so pleased with how they’ve turned out.  It has taken a lot of careful grooming (aka WORK!) to get to this…
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Are These Even the Same Fish? + Butterflies for Sale Friday

Are These Even the Same Fish? + Butterflies for Sale Friday

Who are those fish and what have they done with Sophie and Clyde?!  Seriously though, check out the major color change that Sophie and Clyde have undergone!  This was a long time coming.  As many of you probably know, there are no “true” panda goldfish.  Goldfish that are black and white (called panda) are eventually…
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Solid Gold Sketchbook

Solid Gold Sketchbook

Here’s some art I’ve been working on recently.  The drawing of Clover is the first large-scale (about 11×14″) goldfish drawing I have made and I’m pretty happy with how it turned out.  I think I’ll be doing many more large drawings like this in the future.  I made it specifically to display at the Minnesota…
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Solid Gold’s Interview with TheRick

Solid Gold’s Interview with TheRick

Rick, a friend and fellow fish keeper on YouTube asked to interview me for his channel! I was excited to do this interview for the chance to reach other fish keepers who may not know much about goldfish and help introduce goldfish to them in a different way than seeing “feeder” goldfish at a pet…
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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?  🙂  Have you done anything fun for your fish for…
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