Articles by: Karen

Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class, Home Show

2022 Christmas Craft Shows & Fused Glass Class

2022 Christmas Craft Shows & Fused Glass Class

First, I want to let y’all know I will NOT be at Liberty’s craft show. For that show I have to set up, hold the show, and tear down in 1 day and that’s just too much for me and my old body. Second, I will not have a home […]

by × October 22, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

Flowers – Real and Fused

Flowers – Real and Fused

I love flowers. Earlier this month I made a fused glass flower wave for my friend who is retiring. I loved it and the extra one so much, I think they are just so pretty. So I made myself a flower wave. Isn’t it pretty? I used the same glass […]

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Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class

Second Fused Glass Ornament Class

Second Fused Glass Ornament Class

I had a scheduled fused glass ornament class recently, however, I also hold private classes as long as there are 3 people in the class. Brenda, the person who encouraged me to give fused glass classes to begin with, asked for a private fused glass ornament class for her and […]

by × October 21, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class, ornaments

Fused Glass Ornament Class

Fused Glass Ornament Class

I conducted a Fused Glass ornament class this month. I hope Chris, Julie, and Jeremy had as much fun as I did. The three of them also took a small dish class with me a few weeks ago and I showed them some sample ornaments and they signed up for […]

by × October 19, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Santa and Snowman dishes

Santa and Snowman dishes

Last month I made some fused glass Santa and Snowman dishes. These 3 photos are my snowmen dishes, I think they are so cute. I really like adding the vitrigraph to the bottom. I also made some Santa dishes. I like them too, especially the beards. I like them better […]

by × October 14, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

A Goodbye Gift

A Goodbye Gift

I love sharing my love of glass with my friends. One of the people I’ve worked with for several years is retiring. He has always been friendly and helpful to me. During the pandemic he wrote me about how he was spending his time at his cottage in New Zealand. […]

by × October 14, 2022 × 0 comments

Commercial, Fused Glass

Commercial Fused Glass Dessert Dishes

Commercial Fused Glass Dessert Dishes

I received another commercial fused glass order recently. The order was for 25 fused glass dessert dishes. We talked it through, and she wanted a bowl / plate shape. I showed her a plain clear dish and one with texture, pictured below. Which do you think she chose? The texture […]

by × October 8, 2022 × 0 comments

Class, Fused Glass

Glaskolben Ornament Class at D&L with Tracy

Glaskolben Ornament Class at D&L with Tracy

Recently, I took a Glaskolben ornament class at D&L with my good friend Tracy. I took this class several years ago and to put it plainly – I sucked at it. The picture on the left are my ornaments from my first glaskolben class I took years ago – crap! […]

by × October 5, 2022 × 0 comments

Family, Fused Glass, Inner Circle

My Family Reunion

My Family Reunion

In 2019 before covid we had a fabulous family reunion. My mom is in a nursing facility, so we try to have them every two years at most. Here are some of my pictures. The far right are my brothers and sisters with my momma (7 out of 10 isn’t […]

by × October 2, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Show

Fused Glass Home Show

Fused Glass Home Show

I will have a Fused Glass Home Show on 8 October 0900-1600. Anyone who comes to one of my home shows will receive a free fused glass gift – no purchase necessary. My home shows are a lot of fun because I normally have more available than my official shows […]

by × September 28, 2022 × 8 comments