Come and celebrate your personal glass obsession with the MAGF, Saturday July 9th! This exciting meeting presents Cleo Dunsmore Buchanan making soft glass, off-mandrel fish with a wide array of powders and frits to create the perfect soft texture and colors of these native beauties. Each glass fish has the […]
I met these guys at the Glass Craft Bead Expo, super nice guys. They are making grinding and carving tools for glass makers. Instead of 40$ for one grinder head that is no good after a week of grinding, they make 15$ heads that last forever – each tool has […]
Cleo works in her glass studio in Ijamsville, Maryland. She has a Bachelors of Fine Arts from American University. She offers classes, travels for glass shows, and also wholesales to galleries and gift shops.
This image shows so clearly the slow emergence of a face in a cabochon piece. I love how the character emerges. Its important to remember that glass work, especially lamp work, involves sculpture that is forever moving. The artist has about three seconds to check and see – “yes, […]