Category Archive: Glass Arts

Sep 18

Kunstglaser: Stained Glass Meets Modern Art

Kunstglaser: A Breakwater Original …You have to love your work. And when you don’t love, don’t do it. And when somebody says, ‘Nobody can do this,’ then I say, ‘hey, my name is Nobody.’ Norbert Sattler is a master stained glass craftsman living Pleasantville, Nova Scotia who creates amazing modern glass pieces in conjunction with artists. …

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Jul 10

How to Make a Stenciled Sandcastle Plate – Free Template

As many of you know by now my ongoing project is to re-decorate my guest bathroom. I think this is the third re-do since we bought the house 13 years ago. Not bad really, but each time I’ve redone it I change the color scheme and theme completely. The last theme was I suppose rain …

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Jul 10

The Art of Glassblowing

This post features some of the amazing blown glass art of one of the world’s foremost glass artists, Dale Chihuly. When you think about glassblowing can you imagine who would have been brave enough to attempt it the first time. When you are doing this technique you are inflating molten glass into a bubble or …

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Dec 25

Christmas Crafts: Crafty Santa’s Cookies Plate

“Oh it’s beginning to look like Christmas,” and you are missing a very essential part to the Christmas holidays; Santa’s Cookie Plate. Yes, I know that Santa isn’t what the holidays are about but every year, thousands of children pile various types of cookies onto a plate before heading up for their restless Christmas Eve …

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Nov 15

Christmas Craft Ornaments: Painted Ornaments

I love Christmas, so much so that I usually put up two trees in my home every year. The first tree is an artificial tree that I purchased years ago when I was living in an apartment. It isn’t the prettiest tree but it is so nice to put up a tree a few weeks …

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