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January New Skill: Glass Blowing

One of my resolutions this year was to learn a new skill or take a class each month. I kicked off my challenge with a glass blowing class in January! 136 more words

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What Else Would You Like to Do?

First, thank you for all the good wishes during my illness. It means a lot to me, and I’m grateful for the many thoughts and prayers. 214 more words

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The rain in New Zealand falls mainly on the South Island

We started our next rain soaked day on the west coast by popping into Hokitika centre to see what it had to offer. Given the rain situ we were confined to indoor activities so after visiting the local i-Site (NZ’s national tourist information centre), we plumped for a look at the local jade museum/gift shop/carving show centre type thing and a trip to a glass blowing workshop too. 1,010 more words

Focus on Lienors Torre - glass artist & creator of ocular obscurities

Melbourne artist Lienors Torre’s work in Morbis Artis: Diseases of the Arts (until 18 February) has generated a lot of interest. Enormous glowing glass eyeballs, glass fish with human eyes, and a disturbing cabinet of ocular obscurities are both compelling and disturbing. 1,406 more words