For this artsy Saturday, I have chosen to highlight one of the paperweights from the Bergstrom Museum in Neenah Wisconsin. I have grown quite enamored with glass paperweights in the last few years. 31 more words
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Glasshouses like Baccarat, Saint-Louis, Clichy, and Pantin revived ancient techniques such as flame working, filigree, and millefiori, “thousand flowers” wrought from brightly colored glass canes; they also perfected plant and animal motifs. 49 more words
Well, I’ve made almost 200 Paperweights this week. I’m going to sell them at a festival to fund my drone prototype. Yay!
Here are some pictures of the manic and messy work underway. 196 more words