Category Archives: Glass Installations

A Fragile World – A Fused Glass World

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Grout Elementary SE Portland,OR made great strides over the past 5 years to introduce 500 students grades 4th and 5th to the Art and Science of glass.  This year I met my final 100 students who had just begun First … Continue reading

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Hello World!

I just want to welcome you to my world of glass.  As a resident artist in Portland, Oregon, I have had the opportunity to reach over a thousand students in the public and private schools.  These are a few of … Continue reading

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Van Gogh in Glass?

I was requested as a resident artist in an elementary school to complete a mural using a crushed glass technique.  Little did I know the teachers would prepare a Van Gogh drawing instead of a simple outline of the 8-year … Continue reading

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Conflict and Resolution: 4′ Glass Panels

These panels took about 6 weeks to build with the 8th grade class at Jackson Middle School, Portland Oregon.

The students learned the glass medium and techniques. They applied this learning to their subject matter which was History:The Civil War/Conflict and Resolution. You can see imagery that reflects this topic of conflict and resolution. Continue reading

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Fibonacci Glass Blocks

This protorype was built to show the basic idea and construction of the glass strings that would be placed in several row like curtains. Continue reading

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Weaving Friendships

5th graders at Jacob Wismer Elementary were in charge of creating a graduation gift to the school. They were the first class to graduate from the newly built school. Modern in design, the glass curtains represented a weaving of their friendships. Students started on paper building a blueprint which was later transferred into glass. Continue reading

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An Upsidedown…Glass Garden

Latest glass installation with 150 students at an elementary school in Lake Grove, Oregon.

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