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Why Art

Note: In late October I began to dig out my studio after having sold my home and moved onto the studio property. While renovating a mobile home on the property originally intended for an employee to live in, I decided the best way to do it was if I lived in it during this period of transition. 3,963 more words

Art And Design

Playing with Fire

If you’ve read my blog for any length of time, you probably know that I’m all about having experiences instead of acquiring stuff. At this point in my life, I certainly don’t need many more things to make me happy. 265 more words


Happy New Year

Another year with several bottles of champagne enjoyed. No brand loyalty here, it’s all about finding the right stuff for the right moment. So, there have been several bottles of cava and prosecco in between the champagne. 25 more words


Fall Semester

This is long overdue! Yikes. I was reading over my blog, and realized I had really slacked off. I would like to say that’s because I was studying hard, but that would be a big fat lie. 1,054 more words

class: hotspot glass studio

For my mom’s birthday, we went to Hotspot Glass Studio in Fairfield, CT for a one-on-one glassblowing class. I originally found it through Groupon and then read a lot of good reviews online, so I thought it would be worth a try. 169 more words


Blenko Glass, Milton, West Virginia

October saw our third visit to Blenko Glass in Milton, West Virginia.  The company has been around since 1893 — we are old but haven’t been here that long… 293 more words

Travel Logs

Veggie ornaments at Baca Street Arts Tour this weekend

This weekend at our Baca Street Arts tour, there are over 20 artists and many studios are open all along Baca Street here in Santa Fe. 145 more words