I never thought I would keep anything except goldfish. And, while my goldfish aren’t going anywhere, lately I’ve been thinking that maybe I DO want to keep other types of fish as well. So I’m setting up a brand new 90 gallon aquarium in my living room (this is officially the biggest glass tank I’ve […]

In today’s video, the second calendar-related giveaway is announced! Some people got a little confused last time and thought I was giving away one of my 2017 goldfish calendars, but that’s not the case. So here’s a recap of how this works! This year my 2017 Solid Gold Calendars come with an attached postcard that, […]

You guys have been itching to see an update on my watonai goldfish for weeks… shame on me for making you wait so long! 🙂  Watonai are an older variety of goldfish that are rarely seen anymore. They’re well suited to ponds with their streamlined bodies and beautiful flowing tails. The watonai was originally developed […]

I’ve been curating my own personal collection of goldfish collectibles over the past 8 years and today I want to share it with you! Watch the video below to see a behind-the-scenes type room tour of my office where all the Solid Gold magic happens. My office is my work-space for Solid Gold in the creation […]

You guys… ostracods get out of control fast! If you don’t know what ostracods (aka seed shrimp) are, then check out my blog post about them here. On top of that, I also had quite a bit of green spot algae that was tough to clean off the glass without taking the driftwood out of […]

It’s been a little bit since I’ve done a how-to video, and since I always get lots of questions on my new goldfish unboxing videos asking why I acclimate my new fish the way I do, what better topic to cover than how to properly acclimate your new fish? It seems like many people are still […]

I’ve been talking about these new Solid Gold stickers being in the works for a few weeks now, and the day is finally here! These are high quality indoor/outdoor vinyl stickers that will be great for laptops, notebooks, car bumpers, you name it. PLUS every order comes with a hand-signed note from me to you. <3 I’m […]

So exciting! In today’s video, the very first calendar giveaway winner is announced. I will be doing one of these videos every month in 2017, which means 12 of you who have purchased a Solid Gold calendar will be winning one of my original goldfish drawings this year. I’ve done a lot of drawing videos […]