So I decided to make a candle out of one of the things I made in my last trip to the Glassblowing Studio. Ain’t it perdy? I’m not sure when our next trip to the studio will be. It’s just a hassle going all the way to Seattle to do it and then having to… Read More Glassblown Candle Holder
So there are two Paula Thomas’ that work for Cingular. ok I know twins wouldn’t have the same name but I call her my twin so shush. I call her my idiot twin cuz she’s an idiot. Sometimes we get eachother’s emails and so we forward them to eachother if we don’t think it belongs… Read More My work twin
This saturday was the last day of our 6 week Glassblowing class. We got to make some pretty kewl things this week. Looking forward to picking it up this week. Doug made a couple of suck bowls. What you do is blow a bubble then heat up half the bubble and suck it in. We… Read More Glassblowing – Week 6
Wow this is the first non-glassblowing post I’ve made in a long time. Doug and I have been trying to figure out where to go on vacation (besides Burningman) this year. At first we had decided on Prague then we saw how much it would cost and started thinking about Mexico or Nicaragua. We couldn’t… Read More Jamaica here we come!
This week went much better than last. Our normal teacher was back thank goodness. We made a bit more than last week. We learned how to wrap coils of glass around larger objects. I took a lot more pics this week. I got a few good ones. A closeup of Doug blowing hiw own blow… Read More Glassblowing – Week 5
This week was a little different…. We had a substitute teach this week. From what Paula, our teacher said last week I thought we would be doing suck bowls. It sounded like it would be fun. Alas we didn’t get to that. Instead our sub spent half the class showing us how to blow a… Read More Glassblowing – Week 4