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Topic: School Auction Glass Flower Landscape  (Read 1891 times)
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« on: April 09, 2013 09:30:27 PM »

I've been a bit busy with not much time for new work or posts lately, but I wanted to share this piece.  This piece was put together for a school auction.  There were 14 students in this 1st/2nd grade class.  I gave each one a 3" x 15" piece of pre-cut piece of clear glass and some pre-fused leaves and each designed a flower panel of their own with frit and stringer in a palette of reds, yellows, and oranges. The pieces were then arranged on tinted blue and green glass for the background.  The finished piece is 15" x 42" - much too big for my kiln, so I had to piece and fire it at my local teaching studio.  Good thing, because I needed quite a bit of assistance on piecing the back together.  We used hardware from Hang Your Glass and the lucky winner should be able to hang it on their wall after the auction next week.  Not the greatest photo - it's a bit too wide for my camera to get a great shot.

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« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2013 02:09:29 AM »

Very pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2013 05:07:56 AM »

Your students have such an amazing teacher. This is so pretty and a great auction piece that I am sure will sell for a lot. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2013 08:01:25 AM »

beautiful!  It looks like a quilt...I was surprised to see it was glass...such a lovely spring theme...hope it auctions off at a good price!
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« Reply #4 on: April 10, 2013 09:51:05 AM »

Beautiful idea, and such a beautiful piece.  I'm sure all the parents will be fighting for it at the auction.  
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« Reply #5 on: April 10, 2013 11:17:02 AM »

Personally, I'd love to have this!
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« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2013 12:10:25 PM »

Beautiful!
It's quite big, not a problem, it's very pretty.
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Very pretty and a great way to raise money I would think
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« Reply #8 on: April 10, 2013 02:53:46 PM »

Such an awesome idea!  It turned out beautifully!
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« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2013 09:36:03 PM »

That's beautiful!! the winner will be one lucky person!
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