May 1, 2008
For many techs, taking pictures of your work allows you to create portfolios for your clients, advertise themselves on Internet sites like MySpace, or share your work with peers on forums and websites. Here are some tips from techs who have made a habit of photographing nails.
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April 1, 2008
Some nail techs have taken YouTube’s invitation to “broadcast yourself” seriously. That opens up a world of free training for techs to access whenever they need a helping hand.
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March 1, 2008
Digital frames can store hundreds of nail art photos, run a clear, continual slideshow of your work, and some can even organize pictures into themed albums and show video clips.
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February 1, 2008
Nail artist Dawn Minton has her works of art showcased in her county's public library.
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November 1, 2007
In this travel journal, former NAILS associate editor Jayna Rust goes to Asia. From China to South Korea, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia, she finds nail services everywhere (and happily tries them all out in order to report back to you).
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December 1, 2006
For this month’s cover, celebrity manicurist Elsbeth was inspired when working on an art project last Christmas by a little fuzz ball that got stuck on the underside of her nail.
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December 1, 2005
Though fairly young by American standards, the Polish nail industry is well on its way to becoming a bigger player in the international nail market.
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June 1, 2005
Online searching for nail art ideas leads to a new online nail art community.
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April 1, 2000
Montana’s The Secret Garden offers a spa-like atmosphere, therapeutic paraffin dips, and even nail art to the residents of this remote town.
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February 1, 2000
Eriko Kurosaki and Danny Haile work together to make natural-looking nail art.
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April 1, 1996
Mona Lisa has been an iconic figure for centuries. Nail technician Wendy Weldon uses nails as her canvas to recreate the famous painting.
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April 1, 1996
Painting a perfect Mickey Mouse might earn you first place in a nail art competition, but it could also land you in legal hot water. Your nail art could be a copyright infringement.
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October 1, 1994
What if you do all 10 nails? Is airbrushing priced differently from other techniques?
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April 1, 1991
NAILS readers have shown overwhelming support for U.S. troops and revealed an especially caring deeply patriotic side even in the way they do business.
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November 1, 1986
Has Olympic athlete Florence Griffith-Joyner started something new — long nails and nail art?
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