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Topic: new to the site, so a hello to fellow fusers & here's my latest work...  (Read 20660 times)
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« on: May 02, 2007 04:25:08 PM »

hello there! joined this site an age ago but never got round to post anything! nice to see a few fusers on here so i hope to get to know you all. i've been working with fused glass since late 2005 and have had my own business, Handmade Heaven, since late 2006. things are going well so far & i'm kept busy by commissions which have gone all over the UK, the US and Europe so i am quite the international now! i really enjoy the challenge of bespoke glassware and pleasing a client. i get a real buzz as everyone's so enthusiastic and greatful when they receive what i've made. it's fantastic to be appreciated in such a way. i love glass and find it so very tactile and almost edible (yes, i know, NOT advised!). there's so much to learn, so many techniques to try, there just arent enough hours in the day!

anyway, enough of my blathering!! here's my latest 'thing' - latticework.

Sugar & Spice latticework bowl (24cm)







and:Chico / Lancelot / Candy latticework coasters (9cm)


Edited to add fabulous photos on the first post....  Grin
Viridian lattice bowl (24cm)


here's Viridian in its final state as a bowl. i'm well chuffed  Tongue



hope you like them Smiley
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Contemporary and unique fused glassware, art, gifts & jewellery. Practical and decorative glassy goodies!

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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2007 04:27:11 PM »

Holy crap! Your stuff is AMAZING!!! I can't wait to see more of your work.
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2007 04:31:36 PM »

haha! i wasnt expecting a 'holy crap' for my 1st reply, but a holy one's got to better than a standard one right Wink haha!

don't worry, i can get a bit snap happy...!
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Contemporary and unique fused glassware, art, gifts & jewellery. Practical and decorative glassy goodies!

BLOG: http://glassygoodies.blogspot.com/
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2007 04:37:17 PM »

wow those are so beautiful! ive never seen anything llike that!
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2007 04:38:06 PM »

:::: STANDING OVATION :::::

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BEAUTIFUL work!

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« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2007 04:53:15 PM »

thanks Smiley i have one in the kiln at the moment. this is it flat, pre-slumped...

Viridian lattice bowl (24cm)
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2007 04:54:33 PM »

Oh, I love the color combo!
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2007 05:39:50 PM »

Steph...I <3 your coasters!  You've inspired me to give it a go.  Have you done any weaving?  I'm dying to try that, too.

Welcome to the board!

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« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2007 10:53:29 PM »

no, not tried weaving yet
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« Reply #9 on: May 03, 2007 05:33:57 AM »

OK you go first!  hehehe...

Your latticework is fab.

There's tons of info on weaving at:

http://www.warmglass.com

I want to tryyyyy it.  Smiley

Mebbe this weekend.

K
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