Category Archives: Life

Bee Chaser. Market Walker. Chihuly Stalker?

Here is a recipe for making the most of the LAST day of your MOMcation in Seattle: Step 1: Book a room at Sunset Hill Bed & Breakfast. Step 2: Visit Chihuly Garden & Glass at the foot of Seattle’s … Continue reading

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2013 Warm Glass Magnet Exchange

This is the first time I had the pleasure of participating in the Warm Glass Magnet Exchange through http://www.WarmGlass.com . The exchange has been taking place since 2002, where 120 (!) glass artists exchanged small glass magnets with each other.  As a participant, you agree to … Continue reading

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The Legacy Of Littleton and His Students

October brought an enchanting visit to a little slice of glass heaven in Neenah, WI called the Bergstrom Mahler Museum  to take in: The Legacy of Littleton and His Students.  I finally have a little time to sit down and write about … Continue reading

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SOFA Chicago 2012

SOFA 2012 did not disappoint. In fact, I think I am still recovering and processing what I learned and observed. The amount of “glasspiration” there was absolutely insane! When I walked in with fellow glass artist friend Linda Oeffling, I had to make … Continue reading

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Soul Searching: Awakening to the Facinating World of Contemporary Glass Art

Glass geeks are keenly aware of the fact that this year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Studio Glass movement, whose humble origins I wrote about in my Holy Toledo post.   Much to the delight of glass fans, this milestone has brought glass … Continue reading

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Soul Searching: Part I

Well said, my beloved TMBG friends. Time marches on, does it not? Many truly exciting things have happened during these last six months since my last blog post. It is going to require two separate blog posts be composed to fully catch my … Continue reading

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Frog legs and Fellowship

This past week I had the extreme good fortune to FINALLY meet up with gifted glass artist extraordinaire and my friend Anne Nye in person for the very first time.  It was definitely a pinch-me-I-must-be-dreaming kind of moment when I shared a … Continue reading

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Holy Toledo, Batman!

Oh what an absolute treat it was to visit the Toledo Museum of Art  this past week! It was Spring Break in my neighborhood, so I took three out of my four kiddos, and met up with Uncle Paul and Aunt Judy to … Continue reading

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Operation Stayfree: A Care Package to Kenya

I have a friend I have connected with through the wonders of the internet. We became email & Facebook buddies a couple of years ago after our Sunday school class explored what Christmas is like in Africa. He was kind enough to … Continue reading

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Two to tango?

It’s quite refreshing to have to different mediums, glass and collage, as dance partners to tango back and forth between the two. If I tire of one or hit a mental road block, the other is always there to welcome me with … Continue reading

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