Unclassified

Spring time in Toronto

It’s a gorgeous, early Spring afternoon here in Toronto. Temperature outside 12c Glass in the kiln. A mix of neo-lavender and kelp green powders… Building upon my ever growing cellular, sea slug, coral-like,  algal bloom, I thought I’d pay my friends over at Morphologic Studio a visit. Well, it’s inspiration while I wait for the… Continue reading Spring time in Toronto

Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

Neon Jelly Synapse

In order to create the immersive-interactive Neuron  installation I need to study with Harold Eberhart or Ed Kirshner. I’ve been trying (for years!!) to register at the Crucible, or the Glass Furnace in Turkey to learn Plasma sculptural techniques but need classes in Neon first. Unfortunately neon workshops aren’t offered in Toronto… Meanwhile, my concept is to… Continue reading Neon Jelly Synapse

Inspiration/Musings · Summer of Glass

eyes

i’ve been thinking more about eyes lately, and awareness. yesterday i learned about Oyster vision… The Oyster above is a Thorny Oyster (more videos can be found at CoralMorphologic). The rim of its mantle is lined with dozens of eyes that stare out into the sea. The little blue eyes… these are apparently simple eyes,… Continue reading eyes

Inspiration/Musings · Summer of Glass

morphologic

For the past several months I have been collecting imagery for my course at the Pilchuck Glass School. The instructor, Kari Russell-Pool suggested we start keeping a ‘clip art’ file. Everything that intrigues us creating a record of the way we see the world. Then I came upon Morphologic. ‘The Lynx Nudibranch’ Phidiana lynceus (Lynx… Continue reading morphologic