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Fused Glass, Home Decor

Fused glass – Drop Vases

Fused glass – Drop Vases

One of the most time consuming and challenging fused glass techniques I make are fused glass drop vases. There are several steps involved. The first thing you have to do is to make a glass slab so to speak. It needs to be kind of thick. Then you put it […]

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Home Decor

Personal Screen-prints

Personal Screen-prints

Last month I made some screen prints for a friend’s house in Westcliffe, co-workers, as gifts, my niece, etc. I liked them so much I thought I’d make me some. First, I made some coasters, I love nature so I thought these would be perfect. They are nice thick cork. […]

by × January 6, 2023 × 0 comments

Class, Fused Glass

New Fused Glass Class for January

New Fused Glass Class for January

For January I am offering a new class. On January 28th 12:00 – 14:00 p.m. I’m having a Fused Glass Tree panel class in my home (Class duration: 2 hrs). No experience is necessary. Max number of students is 5 (minimum of 3), so if you would like to take […]

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Custom, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Custom Fused Glass Signs for Westcliffe

Custom Fused Glass Signs for Westcliffe

For those who follow me know I love Westcliffe Colorado and those same people know I love making custom glass artwork. This blog is combining both of those loves. A good friend of mine has a new house in Westcliffe, and I wanted to make a couple of house warming […]

by × December 24, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Custom Presents for Co-Workers

Custom Presents for Co-Workers

One of my favorite things to do is to make custom silk screens so I can make special presents for people. Last year I made presents for my co-workers and this year is no exception. In fact, I think I went a bit crazy. First, I made little magnets for […]

by × December 17, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Winner of Doherty Art Show – 2022

Winner of Doherty Art Show – 2022

I participated in the Doherty High School Arts and Craft Show this month. I always love talking about my glass. My husband Dan is a gigantic help. I just don’t know what I’d do without him. Additionally, I want to thank Lela and Marco, setting up shows are extremely difficult […]

by × December 10, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Home Decor

Custom Fused Glass Barrettes

Custom Fused Glass Barrettes

During the Rampart Craft fair, a new customer asked me if I could make matching barrettes based on two, she found. For one of the barrettes, I was lucky and was able to make another barrette that was pretty close to the original (last 2 photos). It’s difficult to completely […]

by × December 6, 2022 × 0 comments

Custom, Fused Glass, Home Decor

Custom Fused Glass Spoon Rest

Custom Fused Glass Spoon Rest

A few years ago, one of my good customers asked me to create a 12 fused glass spoon rests with standup metal holders. It’s kind of funny it took me forever to get the firing schedule and size right, so you’d think I’d remember. She asked me to make her […]

by × December 1, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass

Winner of Rampart Art Show – 2022

Winner of Rampart Art Show – 2022

I participated in the Rampart High School Arts and Craft Show this month. I always love talking about my glass. I held a drawing for those who signed up for my newsletter – the winner is Margaret. She can choose her $25 worth of free fused glass at my Doherty […]

by × November 22, 2022 × 0 comments

Fused Glass, Fused Glass Class, Home Show

2022 Christmas Craft Shows & Fused Glass Class

2022 Christmas Craft Shows & Fused Glass Class

First, I want to let y’all know I will NOT be at Liberty’s craft show. For that show I have to set up, hold the show, and tear down in 1 day and that’s just too much for me and my old body. Second, I will not have a home […]

by × October 22, 2022 × 0 comments