Friday, June 21, 2024

Customized Presents for my Cousin – Elegant Fused Glass by Karen


My cousin is a gifted quilter. Listed here are a number of of her quilt blocks and the final one is an precise quilt. My aunts and grandmother use to make quilts. Quilting an incredible artwork kind that I consider is particular and delightful and I needed a one in all her quilts badly for a very long time.

She was my web site and stated she likes my fused glass paintings and would love a flower dish that I display printed. I advised her she might have something she preferred – I’d commerce glass work for one in all her small quilts. I’m so glad she agreed. That is the bowl she noticed that she needed.

I made her 2 further screen-printed display fused glass dishes. The primary one is screen-printed purple poppies on clear glass and is fairly large. The second is purple poppies on white glass. I’m unsure which she’ll like greatest, however they’re each stunning.

You’ll be able to’t use the display too many occasions, however I additionally made a small poppy dish for my exhibits. I feel it’s fairly good.

Listed here are the 2 dragonflies’ fused glass dishes I made. I made her two as a result of I wasn’t positive if she needed the iridized up or down, so I made each. They’re beautiful.

If you happen to comply with me, you recognize once I make customized glass items, I usually make extra for my shops or exhibits. This was no exception. I made a number of extra textured dishes. First, I made small dishes to assist me determine which seems to be higher, the iridized up and iridized down, on dishes. I want the photographs present the feel higher, you may see it in individual. I like them each, however the hot button is you may’t use the iridized-up dishes for meals.

I made these three dishes, the primary one is cherry blossoms. These footage don’t come near the fantastic thing about these dishes. The primary one is obvious iridized. The iridized is on the highest. The blue one is butterflies and never iridized. The butterflies are on the underside so it may be used for meals. Lastly this inexperienced is flowers with the iridized down.

She despatched me some footage, I’m so glad she preferred them.

I can’t wait to get my quilt from my cousin. She purchased particular materials only for me. I simply understand it’s going to be stunning. I’ll do one other put up when she sends it to me, quilts take for much longer than glass so it gained’t be completed for a number of months.

If you need to see extra of my fused glass work, please consult with my web site Elegant Fused Glass by Karen. If you happen to get an opportunity, try all my website and my Elegant Fused Glass by Karen YouTube. If you happen to’d prefer to take a category please try the data on my website about my lessons. If you need to remain abreast of what I’m up-to try our e-newsletter.  It’s revealed the final day of every month.

Holding my kilns heat,



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