…with the intro courses. Here’s last week’s newbies…imagine what they can do next with this level of awesome from their first efforts!
Yesterday we hosted a fundraiser for Dogs on Deployment and welcomed families, couples, friends, and more friends! Thanks so much to their supporters and our students for coming out to make great art and donate to our troops care of their pets – we can’t wait to fire your suncatchers and post photos!
Kim usually does geometric shape designs, but we think this bluebird wind chime success might convince her to continue with her animal theme – this is even more amazing in person – congrats!
This Friday night from 7-9pm, we have a few seats left for our monthly Friday Night Fuse. This months project is a five or six inch bowl in one of three new molds, all square. This is a great bargain for fusers, and we are looking forward to the laughter, music, and fun!
A couple weeks ago, we had a great group in to make indoor water fountains….no small task to make the large base and top. Here are some of them, awaiting the final clean up and drilling…lovely!
Kiln 1 does a great job with the contour-fused wind chime dangly chime parts….and Marilou lines them up for maximum efficiency….this is load one of two from Saturday’s class.
Maureen built this fishy Stacked and Framed piece this week – so colorful and fun!
Yesterday’s Farmers Market in Olney, MD was yummy and hot…as in hot glass on the scene! Valencia Glass was there with a portable kiln, demonstrating and selling. We hope they did well….in that heat with that glass, they deserve it!
When the jewelry class ends, we are just getting started at the studio….each piece is fired, cleaned, then sorted by who made what, paired with the students requested bail, then the bail is glued on. Next, they sit for (ideally) 48 hours before being wrapped and bagged. Whew! Totally worth it!
When you’re six years old, cute as can be, and determined, you can make some awesome frit flowers. We had over a dozen folks making vases yesterday and each was gorgeous – we can’t wait to open the kilns today and see what came out – but we know this little gal’s piece will be […]