More Fused Glass Stars

More Fused Glass Stars

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in accessories, Art, Blog, fused glass, handmade | 0 comments

In July, I made a lot of Fused glass stars and after taking Jodi’s class the first week in August I made even more. I’m not sure which are my favorites. I like the simple 5 point stars because they can be made in any color and typically take 1 firing.  The 6 pointed stars are nice too. I tried it with 2 colors too.           Jodi also taught chubby stars, some standing some hanging. I’m still working on getting my standing stars to...

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Fused Glass modifications

Fused Glass modifications

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in accessories, Art, Blog, custom, fused glass, handmade, Jewelry, night light, nightlight, Pendant | 0 comments

During my August show, one of my long time customers had a request. She wanted some of my fused glass earrings changed from posts and dangles to clip-on earrings.  So I did it. I based it on whether the earrings were posts or dangles. If they were posts I put them on a finding that had a pad. If they were dangles I put them on a clip-on finding that was made for dangles. So about 1/2 were dangles and 1/2 were posts, now she has fused glass earrings that she can wear.  ...

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Custom fused glass – for my good friend

Custom fused glass – for my good friend

Posted by on Aug 27, 2017 in accessories, Art, custom, fused glass, handmade | 0 comments

I’ve blogged about my good friend Marilyn several times. She is a teacher and she loves the minions so I made her a sign for her students and some minion stand-ups and magnets. I must admit the little standups are so cute, and I can put any picture on them and make them any color.             If you would like to see more of my fused glass work please refer to my website Elegant Fused Glass by Karen. If you get a chance, check out all my...

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Fused Glass at Tulip Gifts and Cards in Denver

Fused Glass at Tulip Gifts and Cards in Denver

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in accessories, Art, Blog, custom, dish, fused glass | 0 comments

As most of you know I have my websites where I sell my fused glass jewelry and I also do shows (my next one isn’t until August or Sept). But I also have my fused glass in Tulip Gifts and Cards in Denver, Colorado.             Last month Sharon the owner of Tulip came by and hand picked some amazing pieces. So if you need something for your mom for Mother’s Day. Please stop by and see her and pick up one of my beautiful fused glass...

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Fused Glass for Mother’s Day

Fused Glass for Mother’s Day

Posted by on Apr 21, 2016 in Art, Blog, fused glass, Jewelry, night light, Pendant | 0 comments

Mother’s Day is the 6th of May and will be here before you know it.  Fused glass is a perfect gift for Mother’s day. It can be as a pendant, nightlight, dish, sconce, vase, and so much more.  A while back I did a youtube video of some fused glass possibilities for mother’s day. So check it out if you need some ideas. Beautiful Fused Glass Vase         Organic Fused Glass Dish           Large Fused Glass textured...

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1st year Anniversary – Fused Glass Gold

Posted by on Jan 11, 2015 in Birthstones, Blog, fused glass, Holiday, Pendant | 0 comments

Fused Glass Gold In 2014 I wrote blogs every month explaining the gemstone for that particular month. So for this year I was going to discuss traditional gemstone gift for Anniversaries. 1 st year – gold, 5th  – Sapphire, 7th –  onyx, 10th – diamond, 12th – jade, 15th – ruby, 20th – emerald, 25th – silver, 30th – pearl, 45th – sapphire, 50th – gold, 60th – diamond Of course as they say great laid plans....

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Fresh From the Kiln November – Custom Fused Glass Sepia Artwork

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Art, Blog, Fresh from the Kiln, fused glass | 0 comments

      For those who read my fused glass blogs and newsletters you know I went to see my Son and Daughter-in-law in October, well like any proud momma I love to take pictures of my amazing family. So what better way to show off my lovely family than to commemorate the event in glass. So I made a scone with my family it will be perfect for my mantel with a nice little candle behind it. Then because I’m really crazy about glass and my beautiful family I...

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Fused Glass for Mother’s Day

Posted by on May 4, 2014 in Art, Blog, fused glass, Holiday | 0 comments

This year Mother’s day is May 11th!  That’s correct, it’s right around the corner. So think about Fused Glass for Mother’s Day! Last year I made a YouTube video with a variety of possible fused glass for Mother’s Day, I just got finished watching it again and I must tell you it’s really good. I love the song it’s as beautiful as the fused glass. Some of the fused glass in the video has sold but most has not and it will give you a great...

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