A Walk in the Woods – Encaustic

Part of an encaustic series on the idea of “Home” inspired by my work with homeless people in Seattle. I actually took this photo near the end of an 8 mile hike in Patagonia.  My work with homeless people has me reflecting on life and how it is a walk in the woods. And howContinue reading “A Walk in the Woods – Encaustic”

Painting with Glass Frit

As our last glass project, some of the Teen and Adult students made these lovely Glass Frit paintings.  I just love these!  Some of them I took to a full fuse, others I did a custom fuse so the frit could retain some of the texture.  I thought they turned out beautifully and look soContinue reading “Painting with Glass Frit”

Full Fusion Glass Tiles and Bowls

After our introduction to glass fusion through the making of frames, students in the Teen and Adult Classes were given the opportunity to continue their experimentation with glass by completing a full fusion glass project. Design Basics for a Full Fuse A Full Fuse  results in a finished piece that is smooth on top withContinue reading “Full Fusion Glass Tiles and Bowls”