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Class, Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class

Challenging Fused Glass Class

Challenging Fused Glass Class

Normally the maximum students I host in my fused glass classes in my home studio is 5. However, for my fused glass class on the 4th of February a couple of odd consequences occurred. Roni who scheduled it asked if 6 people could participate – I said yes since y’all […]

by × February 21, 2024 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Beckwith Ranch Harvest Festival in Westcliffe

Beckwith Ranch Harvest Festival in Westcliffe

As I’ve mentioned before I love Beckwith Ranch in Westcliffe. Here are a few pictures around the ranch. It’s just so beautiful. This month they had a Harvest Festival. I wasn’t able to go but all of their events are wonderful – they had all kinds of activities. If you […]

by × October 26, 2023 × 0 comments

Inner Circle

My Custom Quilt from My Cousin is finally Hung

My Custom Quilt from My Cousin is finally Hung

I’ve been chronicling my exchange of fused glass for a custom quilt with my cousin. I received it a month or so ago, albeit I didn’t have any way to hang it. At the recommendation by my cousin, I bought custom wooden hangers for both top and bottom of my […]

by × October 9, 2023 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Woodland Park Arts Festival – 12 & 13 August

Woodland Park Arts Festival – 12 & 13 August

I have my first Art show of the year on 12th -13th August in Woodland Park. However, as I mentioned in my newsletter it may or may not be me. I hope I do get to participate. I’m excited, I love seeing my friends and longtime customers. As any of […]

by × July 29, 2023 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Beckwith Show in Westcliffe

Beckwith Show in Westcliffe

I had a wonderful show at Beckwith Ranch in Westcliffe. Here are a few pictures around the ranch. It’s just so beautiful. It was my first Art show of the year, and it was great sharing my love of glass. Here are a few pictures of my booth. I met […]

by × June 11, 2023 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Getting Ready for Beckwith Ranch Gift Shoppe

Getting Ready for Beckwith Ranch Gift Shoppe

I have my 1st Art show of the year on 3 June in Westcliffe. I’m excited it’s my first event outside of Colorado Springs ever. I’m doing a craft show at the Beckwith Ranch in Westcliffe. I’m also going to have some of my glass at their Gift shop which […]

by × May 29, 2023 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Custom Presents for my Cousin

Custom Presents for my Cousin

My cousin is a talented quilter. Here are a few of her quilt blocks and the last one is an actual quilt. My aunts and grandmother use to make quilts. Quilting an amazing art form that I believe is special and beautiful and I wanted a one of her quilts […]

by × May 13, 2023 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Inclusions in Fused Glass

Inclusions in Fused Glass

I thought I’d make some small fused glass pieces with inclusions. This first group is special mica pieces I purchased from a fellow artist. Some I cut out e.g., hearts, and some she cut out like the cogs. The ones that are transparent can be pocket charms or I can […]

by × January 18, 2023 × 0 comments

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Fused Glass Garden Stake Class

Fused Glass Garden Stake Class

Normally my fused glass class minimum is 3 students. However, I have made exceptions for example, the class with Merle and Kathy (she wanted to make several things which is difficult with a lot of students) and when Merle wanted 8 different standing trees. So, when my friend Cheryl said […]

by × November 9, 2022 × 0 comments

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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, Home Decor

Follow-up to Sugar Casting

Follow-up to Sugar Casting

In July I wrote a post about my fused glass sugar castings. In that post I said I couldn’t attach them to other things. Well, that turned out not to be accurate. I used some of the smaller ones on flower stakes. I really like them. You can still see […]

by × September 18, 2022 × 0 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 – Sugar Casting

Fused Glass – Sugar Casting

I decided to create glass art based on one of my myriad of tutorials. The class I chose is from Sarinda Jones, her curious mondo & patron class – Fused Glass Sugar Casting. I’ve wanted to do this for a while. I love texture and sugar casting has a lot […]

by × July 16, 2022 × 0 comments

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A Fun Fused Glass Class

A Fun Fused Glass Class

Wow, I had another fused glass class thanks to Merle. This class was just Merle and her long time friend Kathy. They’ve been friends for 60 years! Kathy made 3 techniques including 3 Christmas Trees. They turn out so great, I love them. She also made the biggest pendant I’ve […]

by × July 6, 2022 × 0 comments