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Fused Glass

Relay Changing Time

Relay Changing Time

It’s that time again, changing of the relays. My big evenheat kiln started to heat a bit uneven, normally that means the relay is going bad. My big kiln takes 3 relays. A good friend of mine told me it’s best to change them all out at the same time. […]

by × September 6, 2021 × 0 comments

Commercial, Fused Glass

Another Production order completed

Another Production order completed

I mentioned last month that I’m working on a lot of production orders. Well with the help of Tracy I finished another order – 460 ivory glass soap dishes. It’s a lot of cutting, washing, and firing but it’s also very satisfying to get them boxed up and sent. They […]

by × August 28, 2021 × 0 comments

Blog, Home Decor

Uranium Glass

Uranium Glass

Recently I saw an article about uranium glass that glows under florescent light. I found it fascinating and I read up on it; here is some of the info I learned. Uranium glass is glass which has had uranium, usually in oxide diuranate form, added to a glass mix before […]

by × July 26, 2021 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Glass and Molds for Sale

Glass and Molds for Sale

I’ve mentioned my friend and mosaic teacher Cathy many times in my posts. I’ve taken 7 classes with her over the years. A few years ago a friend of mine closed his stained studio and I bought his supplies including glass and molds. Some of the glass is fusible and some […]

by × March 30, 2021 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Metal and Glass Fruit Bowl

Metal and Glass Fruit Bowl

One of my Fused Glass goals for 2020 and 2021 was to use the glass and findings that I have on hand. Yes my name is Karen and I tend to buy glass and findings then like them so much I don’t want to use them. I know it’s ridiculous! […]

by × January 24, 2021 × 0 comments

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 […]

by × November 17, 2020 × 0 comments