Mother Nature’s color combinations

Hidden Rose apple

Just back from another wonderful weekend in Northampton, at the Paradise City Arts Festival. Thank you to everyone who stopped by my booth to say hello and shop. … [Read more...]

Stripes, squares, polka dots and swirls

Tapestry tiles

Stripes, squares, polka dots and swirls Born in 1869, my great-grandmother was quite independent for the times. A milliner in her younger days, she married at the age of 32, had nine children, and became a widow when her youngest was still a baby. She sewed clothing for her children and later in life, for dozens of … [Read more...]

Joy revisited

Last spring I asked people what the difference is between happiness and joy, and I received some great answers. Many people felt happiness was related to external events or personal accomplishment whereas joy was something that hit you unexpectedly, sometimes for no reason at all. … [Read more...]

Studio 200 Glass Online Shop opens for business

Glass Tapestry Series, 6" tile detail

The Studio 200 Glass website has undergone a complete makeover this summer and is officially launched! A few new features I'm excited about: online shopping is up and running, a blog has been added, and sign up for classes is now available online. … [Read more...]

Out of the Garden and Into the Studio

Tapestry Bowl in Greens

We truly had a gorgeous summer here in Massachusetts. The gardening season is winding down and I'm looking for ways to preserve an abundant harvest of peppers this year. … [Read more...]

Color Inspirations

Tomatoes, peaches and pickles

Harvest time in the garden- bumper crops this year of basil, cukes, tomatoes, squash, peppers- hot weather crops. Gazpacho inspired colors in a new bowl? … [Read more...]

Fresh from the kiln-July 2012

Tapestry Bowl

Inspired by a variety of Summer produce- apricots, cherries, melons, plums and avocados; this bowl features distinctive inner and outer surfaces. The outside of the bowl was designed with color blocks in geometric shapes. The interior surface combines linear and hand stenciled elements, transparent and opal glasses. … [Read more...]

Around the Studio

Using textured clear glasses with transparent iridized colored accents, these custom glass window panels let the light shine in while enhancing privacy. … [Read more...]

Birth of a blog

A big hello and first post from me! Spring happenings at Studio 200 Glass included a glass casting class at the Corning Museum of Glass Studio and participation in Paradise City Arts Festivals, the ACC Wholesale/Retail show in Baltimore, and CraftBoston. Class offerings included projects in kiln glass and mosaic, and … [Read more...]

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