Saturday, December 31, 2016

Made heart beads on wire...pendants to add to necklaces.
Just a few zipper pulls for the first day of Hibernate & Create.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Love making sewing machine key heart pendents.
Worked on some zipper pulls with glass beads on unused cautery tips.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Add the glass lampwork cacti to the beach chair and book.

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Worked on glass cactus.  I decided to make glass ones since I keep killing the live cacti.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Created some Christmas ornaments.  Wood burning is addicting. Jim cut the wood for me.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

I sewed a few small bags. They're a great size for phone cords & chargers. I added lampwork beads to the zippers.

A few of the coin purses I made from recycled jeans.
I worked on Canadian coin necklaces today.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Completed 2 primitive hearts with my lampwork glass hummingbird beads.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Finished 19 copper wire pendents...always feels good to complete projects!!

Worked on more copper wire pendents today.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A few more copper wire pendents with lampwork beads with hearts!! (of course)
Worked on copper wire pendents.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Sunday, October 30, 2016


Lynn Perkins-Glancy donated 5 clutch purses for Art in the Bag. Betty O'Connor donated the tote of cleaning supplies from The Cleaning Mart. Thanks so much!!

Marie Salistean donated 3 great scarves for Art in the Bag,  


Thanks for all the awesome donations for Art in the Bag.  We had a great turnout.


Tuesday, October 25, 2016


 Just a few photos from my studio 102.







Jim set up mu lampworking area at Hot Shops studio 102.  He even built my table.  I always have lots of tools setting around!!

Sunday, October 23, 2016

I added blue glass flowers to a borrowed hat from Pat Boettger (Thanks)  We are hosting a "Mad Hatter" event next Sunday at Hot Shops (13 & Nicholas) 2 to 4pm.  Art in the Bag benefits Beads of Courage & Omaha Childrens Hospital.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Added lampwork glass hearts to old sewing machine/piano keys...

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

I love making glass flowers....





Jim made the heart from horseshoe nails.  I added crystals & lampwork hearts for sun catchers  The theme is Fire & Ice..
Jim created this display stand for me from my friends:  antlers from Gates & wood from Bill.  The base is heart sharped...of course!!!
One of my displays at The Hot Shops.  Midwest Lampworkers Guild Gallery Show.  Open the month of Oct. 10-4pm.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Working on pink pigs for Beads of Courage.  Our challenge day is Sat.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016


Having Fun with my beads from Sharon Peters' class this weekend at the Hot Shops.

Sunday, September 11, 2016


Worked on pigs and moneys for Beads of Courage &  Art in the Bag.