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« on: May 03, 2011 02:27:37 PM »



This bowl was born of disaster. I tried to make a woven bowl in March, but when I tried to slump it, there wasn't enough glass and it tore.





I spent a lot of time trying to figure out how to reuse the glass and came up with the happy concept of Sea Flower! Enjoy!







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« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2011 02:36:28 PM »

wow, it turned out so pretty!  yay for pretty coming out of problems.  haha.
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« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2011 03:00:29 PM »

WOW! Lovely! Not normally a blue person, but that is just stand out. And I think your last blue dish also made me a convert! lol
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2011 03:03:06 PM »

What an incredibly beautiful disaster!  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2011 03:11:53 PM »

This is gorgeous! What a stunning "disaster"!!
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« Reply #5 on: May 14, 2011 08:58:58 AM »

This is yet another out of this world superb project of yours!  I hope you have an outlet for your work.  Any gallery, shop or website would be lucky to feature your work!
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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2011 03:30:03 PM »

Joby: I've posted my things on a couple of websites, but not even a nibble yet. And I don't live in near a lot of art galleries, so I'll have to look farther afield.
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« Reply #7 on: May 16, 2011 08:49:51 AM »

Good thing for disasters! This is beautiful!!!
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« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2011 04:55:47 PM »

That is amazing looking! I love the silver accent you added in the middle. Did you chop the original torn bowl up into pieces to make this? What a great texture.
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« Reply #9 on: May 24, 2011 06:56:47 PM »

Yes, I chopped up the torn bowl and laid the pieces on their new edges. It's very nubbly and the colors in the sun are really glorious! The piece in the middle is a dichroic bit from another disaster.
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