Friday, August 21, 2015

Halloween Potion Bottle Technique Class

Registration is now open for this Halloween inspired technique class.  you'll learn three techniques for altering glass bottles and come away with written directions and some awesome Halloween decorations!  Class is offered in two separate one day classes: Thursday, September 3 and Friday, September 4.  Cost of the class is $42.00 and all materials and supplies will be provided.  There will also be extra bottles for sale a very reasonable prices - nothing more than $2 - for altering at home! Take a look some examples of what you'll be creating.
Cracked Glass Technique

Faux Mercury Glass Technique

Colored Glass Technique
 Here are some other examples of what's possible once you've mastered the techniques.
Shoot me an email at if you'd like to enroll in this class.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

It's Southern Handcraft Show Time (Almost)!

As some of you know, I belong to the West Broward Chapter of Southern Handcraft Society. Every Fall several of the local chapters put on craft shows to showcase the artistry of their members and a select group of outside artists.  Here's this year's show scheduled for the local chapters. Email me if you'd like to be put on the email list to receive notification of my chapter's show next year.

September 24-26  "A Gathering of Seasons" West Broward Chapter
Show Dates: Thursday, September 24, 2015 (Preview Night) 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.,
Friday, September 25, 2015  9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 2015  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Place: IT Parker Community Center located at Harbour Towne Marina,
901 NE 3rd Street, Dania Beach.

October 8 -10  "Holiday Extravaganza" Coral Springs Strawberry Patch Chapter
Thursday, October 8   10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p. m.
Friday, October 9         9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 10  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
La Quinta Hotel 3701 N University Drive, Coral Springs

October 15 - 17 "Holiday Fantasies" Pembroke Pines Chapter
Thursday, October 15   4:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m
Friday, October 16       9:00 am - 9:00 p.m
Saturday, October 17   9:00 am - 3:00 p.m
Place: Southwest Focal Point Community Center
301 NW 103 Avenue Pembroke Pines

November 19-21  "An Olde Fashioned Holiday" Delray Beach Pineapple Grove Chapter
No times yet
Place Delray Beach Center for the Arts at Old School Square
51 N Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach

December 3-5  "Southern Christmas 2015" Boca Raton Chapter
Show Dates:  Thursday, December 3, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday, December 4, 2015 – 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 2015 – 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Place:  Patch Reef Park, 2000 West Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL