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Accessories, Fused Glass, stirrer

Fused Glass Stirrers and Flower Stakes

Fused Glass Stirrers and Flower Stakes

Anytime I have space in my kiln I fire fused glass stirrers or flower stakes. I think they are fun to make and pretty easy as well. First you may ask, they look so similar what’s the difference. The main difference is with stirrers you don’t want the top decoration […]

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Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class

Updated Website – Elegant Fused Glass

Updated Website – Elegant Fused Glass

I’ve updated my fused glass website – Elegant Fused Glass by Karen. I’m so excited and I hope you all like it, especially the classes. First, under “Locations & Shows” I’ve added 2022 Art and Craft Shows, Home Shows, and Tulip Gifts and Cards. I’ve also decided to hold Fused […]

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Fused Glass, Fused Glass Events

A Glass Knife – From an Incredible Artist

A Glass Knife – From an Incredible Artist

When I go to an art or craft show I always try to buy a piece of Art from a fellow artist. The Woodland Park arts festival this year was no exception. However, what I bought is exceptional. It’s a knife, but not any knife it’s a glass knife. How […]

by × August 13, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

Honoring a Hero

Honoring a Hero

Recently, I wrote a post about my art show at Woodland Park Art Festival and the winner (Tammy). This post is a bit different. During my show I met some wonderful people. Two of the most memorable people I met was this amazing couple. She and I got to talking […]

by × August 12, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Woodland Park Art Show

Woodland Park Art Show

This past weekend I had my first official Art show of the season. It was in Woodland Park, Colorado. It was their 37th year; I love this show, so many great vendors and such a beautiful place. It was a Saturday and Sunday; the second picture is of Pikes Peak […]

by × August 9, 2022 × 0 comments

Family, Inner Circle

Westcliffe Wildflowers

Westcliffe Wildflowers

It’s that time again, I so love the wildflowers of Colorado. The interesting thing about Westcliffe is that every time we go there are different flowers, and I love them all. I also have to take several pictures of each flower. This first group of flowers are from the side […]

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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fused Glass Picture Frames

Fused Glass Picture Frames

I’ve made many fused glass photo stands. Normally it’s the ones below, simple but elegant. There’s nothing like real photos and these are great to go anywhere and make perfect gifts. This is a very different type of fused glass photo frame. I love them so much that I made […]

by × July 29, 2022 × 0 comments

Family, Inner Circle

Red Rock Concert – Josh Groban

Red Rock Concert – Josh Groban

This month my husband and I went to a Josh Groban concert at Red Rocks. Josh Groban has the most amazing voice, and his songs are so uplifting. My husband and I have loved Josh since 2002. The first time we heard him was in Japan, we went to Tama […]

by × July 26, 2022 × 2 comments

Art, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Getting Ready for Woodland Park Arts Festival

Getting Ready for Woodland Park Arts Festival

I have my first Art show of the year on 6th & 7th August in Woodland Park. I’m excited, I love seeing my friends and longtime customers. As any of you know who come to visit me, I always give away presents for those of you who get my newsletter. […]

by × July 24, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fused Glass Plant Stakes

Fused Glass Plant Stakes

Normally when I make fused glass plant stakes they are casted or cut design pieces. Here are some examples of some of my other fused glass plant stakes. They are all fun to make, I especially like using knives as the stake portion. But recently I saw a video on […]

by × July 21, 2022 × 0 comments