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More glass!

Well, I had to go buy more glass. For more straws! Hopefully it will be here in a day or two, as I need to make some for a small show next weekend on the 31st. More on that in a day or two. Right now, I need my kiln fixed! I am hauling it [...]

First Straws for Sale!

I have my first three straws up in Etsy for anyone to buy. I brought them out to the public last month at a very large glass sale in Portland, Oregon, and they did very well! So I am excited to see how they do on Etsy. Also, my cozy carrying cases for them are [...]

Countdown!

My first straws are in the kiln! This was my first day working with boro. I have been a glass artist since 2003, but never went into the borosilicate side of things until today. I love working with soft glass, despite all the challenges the medium comes with. Starting anew with boro is exciting, scary, [...]