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Window of Opportunity Sale – Ends Saturday 11:59pm

Formally now, I am announcing my Window of Opportunity Sale. From now until 11:59pm Saturday, I'm offering two of my sculptures for 25% less than listed. Transaction must be complete by the deadline. See pics/info/prices below. Don't stop, don't think, just do. More pics and info here. I've been working pretty much straight for the last half a year and the funds will turn a great vacation into an awesome one. You have 5 days. Then they enter my "retirement fund". ;)

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Pieced Together

It's rare for a piece to leave my hands without some good pictures for my archive, but this one managed to escape the full monty.  I  found various close-up photos and a video, but that's it.  Here's a collage of those photos, the "whole" picture of my wasp sword.

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Nominated for Best Female Artist of the Year, Holy Nutballs!

[EYE CANDY AFTER THE JUMP] So the functional glass industry holds an award ceremony each year to recognize outstanding artists. Think of it as the Oscars of pipes. I heard a whisper in the grapevine that I might be nominated for the "Up and Coming" category, but never imagined I'd end up on one of the big hitter ballots! First reaction: omg wtf bbq are you kidding me? FLOORED. Voting takes place on the American Glassblowers Expo website here. Here are some key highlights from my works this past year:    

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SOLD – Dancing Dragons Mask

  A big thank you to the collector who added this piece to their collection.  Your support is greatly appreciated! About the Piece This was one of the favorites at the BIG Galleria Exhibition. It is a dragon mask, an homage to the strong woman character Daenerys of the Game of Thrones, who stepped into a blazing fire with three dragon eggs and emerged unscathed with three young dragons coiled around her. As with most of my works, the functionality is hidden. The green dragon is the slide, coming out of the egg shaped percolation chamber. The black dragon curls around the magnifying monocle,...

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