Last Free Weekend!

Last Free Weekend!

     It’s the last free weekend of the rest of the year, that’s what this weekend has been for the past 16 years. It’s the weekend before the Toronto One of a Kind show, an 11 day marathon of a craft show. With 2 days to set up it’s a 13 day blitz that requires months and months of preparation. By the end of it you feel like you’ve been run over by a truck.

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Refresh and renew

You know how it is, you're feeling a bit scraggy, rough around the edges, tired. Nothing is terribly wrong you just aren't feeling as perky as you'd like to be.

Time to hit the refresh button. 

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The Blue Bubble

The Blue Bubble

The sky at dawn is a cold steel blue when we pull up our anchor to leave Florida. We’ve been up for two hours already, making sure that every thing is ready. I’ve checked the list twice, made lunch and battened down everything possible. We raise anchor, hug each other for luck and point Forbidden Planet’s bow east.

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It's Studio Time! Video series.

It's Studio Time! Video series.

For ages and ages I’ve thought of sharing my flameworking process because playing with fire? Yes, it’s way cool. However
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September 2020 Celebrations!!!

September: It is tough to remember these days that life is good! We should greet everyday as a celebration, bring on the cake and champagne! Wear a tiara! Every single day there's something worthy of a happy dance. I challenge you to put on your dancing shoes.
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Life through rose coloured glasses

It kills me when my friends talk about getting dressed for work and buying good work clothes. When I get dressed for work my criteria is, can I sit comfortably for hours at a time and do I care if I burn a hole in it. I do wear a welders leather apron but little bits of burning glass can fly in some very unexpected directions.

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