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…

Genie in a bottle

After taking my course on figure sculpting, I’ve been working on making a genie to go inside one of my bottles.  More work required to get the size and pose right, but I’m pleased with the way this idea is starting. The transparent grey glass works well for the idea of a form made of…

Sometimes grim is good

Life has a habit of handing out difficulties never expected. Sometimes it can be made into something good, like these little paintings. They helped me put everything into perspective and I think they turned out jolly amusing. Death played on Death smiles on us all. Be a viking and smile back. Callanish Stones, Isle of…

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…