Penland School of Craft

I spent my spring break taking a workshop  at Penland School of Craft in North Carolina.  I studied under Alicia Lomne to learn her techniques in pate de verre glass casting.  (Pate de verre- glass paste- is an ancient technique going back to the Egyptians).  My trip to North Carolina started last Friday with a double…

Looking Glass!

The show opens Friday, and I’m like, where’s my woven labels at??  Well, I would sound like that if I was impersonating my students.  But really, where’s my woven labels at??? I ordered 100 yds of woven ribbon with text on it and it should have been here by now.  On the other hand, my…