Articles by: Karen

Family, Inner Circle

My Baby Girl

My Baby Girl

So May and June were very big months for my daughter and our family. First Sky finished her bachelor’s degree at UCCS here in Colorado Springs. It’s quite an accomplishment especially with the pandemic going on for the last year and a half. Sadly she didn’t get a real graduation, […]

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Commercial, Fused Glass

Fused Glass Textured Production Dishes

Fused Glass Textured Production Dishes

This month I received commercial production order. It was a fun one but lots of work. First I cut out squares and then I cut circles. I cut over 200 circles and only broke 2, that’s crazy good!! Then I washed them then, painted them, full fused them, then slumped […]

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Family, Home Decor, Recycled Bottles

Bottle Candles

Bottle Candles

In March or April I made a lot of glass bottles vases, I made so many that I decided to make some into candles.  Today my daughter Sky and I made some candles. Here are some of the glass bottle candles I made.  I made the candles a little dark […]

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Family, Inner Circle

Fused Glass Flower Magnets

Fused Glass Flower Magnets

I’ve talked about my fused glass flower magnets before, I call them my forever flowers. Well today I got some horrible news about one of my nephews. So these 3 fused glass flower magnets are going to three special people who need prayers and thoughts. I don’t want to go […]

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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fused Glass Mushrooms

Fused Glass Mushrooms

In March and April I wrote two DyK’s about recycled bottles. I thought I’d show you what I made with some of the tops of bottles. I love recycled bottles. Here are some using different colored bottoms. I like the different shapes of bottoms and tops. I can include a […]

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Home Decor

Fused Glass Vases

Fused Glass Vases

After taking my glass with Craig Mitchell Smith last month I went crazy making some fused glass vases. It’s not the same technique but I am very happy with them. The first two are a beautiful amber. I really like the bases. The bottom two are really fantastic. The red […]

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