Well, I have to apologize for being remiss with my posts, but for an excuse, I have been inspired by recent workshops and have been busy experimenting with new techniques. Two weeks ago, I attended two workshops sponsored by Southern Flames. one was a workshop given by Brad Shute on how to work with his own handmade silver glass and the second was one by Marcy Lamberson on how to combine basic shapes into new combinations. Both them have inspired me to extend my horizons.
Brad showed us how to get color combinations with his glass, especially purples and blues:
In Marcy's class, we combined old shapes in new ways:
The bead on the upper right is reminiscent of a house, and gives me an idea for a line of landscape beads. Who knows what I'll come up with!