Friday, July 10, 2009


And here's another one of my favorites:

Wednesday, July 08, 2009


And here's another couple of my beads that I really like:

And here's a bead from one of my favorite lampworkers, Lydia Muell, She makes such BEAUTIFUL beads!!

Tuesday, July 07, 2009


OK, here's the best I could get of the male Baltimore Oriole. He wasn't very cooperative!

And here's a set of Aurae beads that I'm going to put on eBay this weekend. Every once in a while, I'll get a green tinge instead of the pink-violet. It all depends on how much oxygen it gets in relationship to the propane and how cool it gets before flashing it back into the flame. And this set has a lot of striations in it too. Very, very tricky!