Art to Harmony Blog

Vases, Drop Pots, Carousel Baskets, and Clocks

We’ve been remiss in keeping up with our website, but I believe I’ve got it up to date… at least as of this posting. Some of our newest pieces are shown in this “What’s New”. The most dramatic new pieces are a line of vases based on the slumping technique we use to...

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Tacos and Caterpillars

Sandy and I have always been interested in expanding our repertoire of glass art shapes. We have been concentrating on bowl shaped pieces using a variety of fused glass techniques (mosaic, pattern bar, drop pot, bubbles, coral and carousel baskets) which are described...

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Going Gang Busters

Now, that’s an old phrase! Pre-television, I used to listen to “Gang Busters” on the radio (as well as “Inner Sanctum” and “Amos and Andy”) Sunday evenings. (Notice…I didn’t say “wireless”…so I’m not that old!) Anyway, for the younger generation, “going gang busters”...

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Phoenix Rising

We have often been asked about what do we do with scrap glass, and in particular, broken pieces. “Can we recycle the glass?” YES, we can, to a point. There are a limited number of times the glass can be fired before it starts changing properties… either in terms of...

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Purses and Garden Visitors

Artistic inspiration sometimes comes from unexpected places. These past few weeks, Sandy has been very busy creating some new pieces inspired by man-made as well as nature made things of beauty. The “man-made” things are purses that Sandy has seen at the fancy shops...

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Love and Rainbows in Paradise

There are a number of images that visitors to Maui remember… the sea spectaculars of Honu popping their heads above the surface, whales breaching and tail slapping, the beautiful and exotic flora, the traditional leis, and of course, the spectacular rainbow. Sandy and...

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It’s Been a While!!

Wow!! It’s been a while since we put out a “What’s New” blurb… not because there hasn’t been anything new… we’ve just been too busy with glass and life. Not a good excuse, I know. Anyway let me catch you up with some of our newest pieces. Bob continued on his basket...

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OMG!! She’s Going to Kill Me!

We were just back from our vacation and filling in for another artist at the Marriott. Lucia (our “handler”) asked us to fill in for Chip who couldn’t make it on a Thursday. The spot was different than our usual Monday spot. As we were unloading the glass from our...

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