Articles by: Karen

Family, Inner Circle

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. My father in law has had some health issues so it was very important that we see him this year. We were cautious but we enjoyed our time together. We never went past 7 people. I love dad and it’s so difficult to […]

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Inner Circle

Rifle Falls, Colorado

Rifle Falls, Colorado

We went to visit Dan’s family on the Western Slope for Thanksgiving. It’s such a wonderful visit. The drive over and back were so beautiful. The fire by grizzly trail was horrible, it went for miles. Thank God the fire stopped before hitting Glenwood springs and the damage was horrendous. […]

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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fused Glass Flowers

Fused Glass Flowers

I’ve written about my fused glass flowers a few times, but I’m so happy I finished a couple more of my fused glass flowers. The stamen are epoxied in and the center’s can change out. My flowers can hang or they can sit on as a center piece. Not only […]

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Fused Glass, Jewelry

Silk Screened Pressed Pendants

Silk Screened Pressed Pendants

I’ve written several posts on pressing glass, it’s such a fun technique. I’ve also written about silk screening. Well for this post I combined silk screening with pressed pendants. They are so thin, aren’t they awesome. I have some more pressed pieces that I need to decide what to do […]

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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Stained Glass Bird

Stained Glass Bird

I’ve mentioned my good friend Lela in several posts. We’ve taken several classes together including cooking, macramé, welding, lead stained glass, and this last month we took a foil stained glass class. Here are some pictures of Lela making her butterfly. I just made a little bird but I enjoyed […]

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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fusing with Coral – Birds on a   Fence

Fusing with Coral – Birds on a Fence

I’ve mentioned Coral many times in my posts. Coral runs Full Spectrum in Colorado Springs. She is the person who taught me fused glass and I am forever grateful for the knowledge she has shared with me over the years.  I’ve known Coral for 15 years, she is a good […]

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