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Art, Fused Glass

Class with Lela

Class with Lela

Last month I took a class with my good friend Lela. It was at a place called Brush Crazy here in Colorado Springs. You can make ceramics, wood, mosaic, painting, and more. We had so much fun, Lela is a special friend and I just can’t imagine my life without […]

by × May 18, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

Fused Glass, Fixed with Gold

Fused Glass, Fixed with Gold

I’m not sure if you’ve ever broken something that you didn’t want to throw away. Normally when I break a piece of glass, I just refuse it. However, I made this piece and it didn’t turn out the way I wanted. So, I did another firing to flatten it, then […]

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Accessories, Fused Glass

Fused Glass Flower Magnets

Fused Glass Flower Magnets

I made some more fused glass flower magnets. I find these flower magnets beautiful and special. I like giving them as gifts to people who are sick, or if they’ve lost someone. They bring light and beauty anywhere you put them. I’ve added various murrine and millefiori. I hope you […]

by × May 11, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

My Mom’s Gift

My Mom’s Gift

Last Month I wrote a post about a gift I made for my mom for Mother’s Day. When I shipped it to my sister so she could give it to my mom it was in 4 different pieces. I wrapped it really good, so I was devastated, by the loss. […]

by × May 7, 2022 × 0 comments

Art, Fused Glass

Fused Glass Poppy

Fused Glass Poppy

One of my good customers and friends asked me if I had any fused glass poppies. I have the two below, one is pretty big and one I turned into an Ikebana vase. She wanted a smaller one, so I made her the poppy below, the first two pictures are […]

by × May 4, 2022 × 0 comments

Commercial, Fused Glass

Fused Glass Ivory Soap Dishes

Fused Glass Ivory Soap Dishes

I recently had an order for 200 fused glass ivory soap dishes for a hotel in Arizona. I enjoy making fused glass for hotels and restaurants. I love that hotels both big and small respect glass art and want handmade glass in their wonderful hotels. As you know I give […]

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Fused Glass

Glass and Gourds

Glass and Gourds

In the DYK I wrote about my friend Merle and the class with her friends. I also wrote a post how Merle and I did traded glass for one of her beautiful gourds. She also took some glass dots to add to her gourds. Here are some pictures of my […]

by × April 26, 2022 × 2 comments

Art, Fused Glass

Layered Fused Glass

Layered Fused Glass

A few months ago, I made a couple fused coral or lace sconces. These “layered” fused glass sconces are a bit different, yet similar. I love this technique and think about make more. They look great with or without a candle behind them. I also put a little iridized in […]

by × April 23, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Jewelry

Fused Glass Snaps

Fused Glass Snaps

If you’ve ever been to one of my shows you know how much I love fused glass snap jewelry. I recently got several new snap bases. I really like the sun; it has a rainbow effect. I love the colors. I love how the snap bases can take various sizes […]

by × April 21, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Fused Glass Made New Again

Fused Glass Made New Again

Recently two friends of mine bought a studio from the family of a wonderful artist who had passed away, Maxine. One friend chose the flamework supplies and one friend got the stained glass and fused glass supplies. My friend gave some of the unfinished stained-glass pieces to a stained-glass artist […]

by × April 16, 2022 × 2 comments