They’re here!

I’ve finally managed to make some glass pens and I’m so pleased. I’ve got ten ready just in time for this weekends science-fiction, fantasy, and horror book festival. There were more technical challenges than I’d expected when I started, but after many failures, I think I’ve come up with a beautiful selection. New bookmarks. Not…

Christmas spiders

It’s here!!! My own original version of the legend How the Christmas Spider Invented Tinsel This A4 size printable PDF is my version of the traditional folk tale. This can be downloaded and printed for personal use only. Copyright Cheryl D. Baker 2018 Unique spider ornaments are available in my shop. Please feel free to…

Sadly….

This weekends Crafters Road Show at the Thistles shopping centre in Stirling has been cancelled.  Sadly people in Stirling will have to wait until September 28-30 to see all my new stock. I will slowly be adding it to my online shop though, so check that out if you’d like a sneak peek.

Is it Christmas already?

I know it’s not even halloween yet, but I’ve started listing some of my Christmas items on Etsy so I have plenty of time to finish custom orders. christmas dish miniature santas

International Glass Festival

The international festival of glass is next weekend in Stourbridge.  Unfortunately I won’t be able to make it, but if you love glass this is a great event to go to.  There will be exhibits by well know and emerging artist that are astounding to see, plus workshops, talk and taster sessions.  I’d love to…

Livingston Art Association’s art and craft show, 20 May 2017

I’ve been trying to familiarise myself with graphic design and how to make useful visual displays.  After reading ‘white space is not your enemy’ I came up with this for a local show I’m attending.  I think it’s turned out rather nice, but there is so much more to learn about.  Never enough hours in…

Cuties

This week will be mostly taken up with making critters! I’ve been improvising some new glass animals, some of which are turning out quite cute, some not so much, but mostly they’re fun, except when one shatters. Molten glass in my face is excitement I could do without. Ah the joy of working with soda…