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Posts from ‘May, 2009’

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 [...]

Where glass straws are created.

Want to see where the magic happens? This was first my artisan bead studio. Still is, actually, but now this is where I make my glass straws,  using the torch you see in front of the chair, and the kiln to the right. This is a moderately old photo, there are now two kilns, and [...]

More straws up on Etsy!

Now there are a few packs of 4, and 2, just simple plain straws, unadorned but beautiful in their function. Shouldn’t be too long until the carrying cases are done, I should be seeing the final prototypes by Friday. Whee!

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 [...]