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Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2017-04-25, 6:54pm
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Views: 1,589
Posted By Quintessential
I've only heard great things about her and her...

I've only heard great things about her and her classes. We still have a few seats left. Great opportunity to learn from her.
Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2017-04-25, 5:49am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,589
Posted By Quintessential
Thanks, Carolinesbeads. I've only heard wonderful...

Thanks, Carolinesbeads. I've only heard wonderful reviews about Kim's classes. A few seats are left. I look forward to welcoming students to my studio.
Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2017-04-06, 8:05am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,589
Posted By Quintessential
Kim Fields- Birds & Butterflies - Oct 7-9, 2017, Buffalo, NY

Learn from one of the best! Kim Fields is teaching her signature soft glass sculptural bird and butterfly beads over the 3-day holiday weekend at Expressive Glass in Buffalo, NY.

Demonstrations...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-08-11, 6:33am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Cracking hummingbirds

Hi. Are they cracking when you put them in the kiln? Which part/parts are cracking? Do you notice any cracks before you put them in the kiln? If I understand better, I may be able to offer...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-25, 8:00am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Making bails

What part is cracking? That will help me diagnose the problem. I might be able to offer a suggestion.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-25, 6:09am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Making a hole

Sorry I haven't made the video for you yet. I can't figure out how to support my IPhone and I'm not ready to do a full video with all the equipment set up right now. But here's something I think...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-16, 6:25pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Give me a week or so. It's a busy week. If I...

Give me a week or so. It's a busy week. If I don't get back to you, you are welcome to bug me. My email is vs@expressiveglass.com.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-16, 6:19pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Kk, I'm glad you liked my tutorial. I've made...

Kk, I'm glad you liked my tutorial. I've made bails with Peter tweezers for years. The tungsten tool is easier, but you don't need them. You can make a bail anyway you want. If you need some advice...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-06, 2:34pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Good luck!

I hope you had success with your hummingbirds. Looking forward to seeing pictures. Thanks for letting me know.
Forum: Free Tutorials 2016-07-05, 8:10pm
Replies: 3
Views: 3,855
Posted By Quintessential
Your hummingbirds

Having wings, beaks, or tails fall off happens when the glass you're adding and the place you're adding it to aren't the same temperature. Make sure both pieces are glowing brightly then remove from...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-05, 7:58pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Way to go!

Vicki, thanks for showing your hummingbirds to me. I'm impressed with how well you did. Congratulations! And yes, practice helps. :-)
Forum: Free Tutorials 2016-07-05, 6:41pm
Replies: 3
Views: 3,855
Posted By Quintessential
How to sculpt a soft glass hummingbird

If you'd like to try some off mandrel work, check out my new YouTube video tutorial. I'd love to see what you come up with. https://youtu.be/TKgo3wEXwSI
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-05, 7:18am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Vicki, I'm very happy for you. It will only get...

Vicki, I'm very happy for you. It will only get easier with practice. The challenges you experienced are normal. If you don't have Peter Tweezers, you can use your bail as a placement reference for...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-04, 6:43pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Thanks. Hope you'll give it a try and let me know...

Thanks. Hope you'll give it a try and let me know how you do.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-04, 5:27pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Look forward to seeing your work.

Look forward to seeing your work.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-03, 8:35pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Wow! Great job! I'm impressed. I really like the...

Wow! Great job! I'm impressed. I really like the colors too. One suggestion if you're up for it. Be careful with your beaks and wings. The glass from the beaks and wings need to flow into the part...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-03, 6:39pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Thanks, Vicki. Hang in there if the first few...

Thanks, Vicki. Hang in there if the first few don't go exactly the way you want. If you're not used to sculpting soft glass off hand, it may take a bit to get the timing and heat control right. I'd...
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-02, 5:14pm
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
�� Now give it a try and show your creation.

�� Now give it a try and show your creation.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-02, 11:09am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Glad you liked it. If you make any hummingbirds,...

Glad you liked it. If you make any hummingbirds, I hope you'll post some pictures.
Forum: Tutorials 2016-07-02, 10:06am
Replies: 34
Views: 11,126
Posted By Quintessential
Off hand hummingbird tutorial

I recently posted a tutorial on how to make a soft glass hummingbird. I hope you enjoy it and find it helpful. https://youtu.be/TKgo3wEXwSI
Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2016-02-10, 7:10pm
Replies: 0
Views: 1,930
Posted By Quintessential
Sharon Peters in Buffalo, NY - April 30-May 1, 2016 - ONE SEAT LEFT

ONLY 1 SEAT LEFT. The humorous and talented Sharon Peters will be teaching "Goblins, Aliens and Compound Creatures," an intermediate/advanced class, at Expressive Glass in Buffalo, NY.

Topics will...
Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2014-08-28, 9:13am
Replies: 0
Views: 2,136
Posted By Quintessential
1 seat For Lucio Bubacco (Buffalo, NY) Oct 25-27, 2014

I am flying in Italian Master Lucio Bubacco all the way from Venice to teach a 3-day class at Expressive Glass on October 25, 26, and 27, 2014. One seat just opened up. This is a rare opportunity to...
Forum: Beads of Courage 2012-08-26, 7:27am
Replies: 0
Views: 2,218
Posted By Quintessential
Calling all WNY bead lampworkers - WE NEED YOU!

Bead Challenge - Open House for Beads of Courage - Sept 15, 2012 from 10 am -4 pm at Expressive Glass, Buffalo, NY. Everyone is invited.

Beads of Courage has challenged the talented bead artists ...
Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2012-04-24, 9:13am
Replies: 0
Views: 619
Posted By Quintessential
Please respond: interest in 2nd section with Emilio Santini in Buffalo

Emilio’s class October 6-8, 2012 at Expressive Glass in Buffalo, NY filled in only 4 days. Due to the overwhelming and rapid registration, Emilio and I are considering offering a second section.
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Forum: Beads of Courage 2011-09-08, 6:30am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,462
Posted By Quintessential
Torching for Beads of Courage will "do your heart...

Torching for Beads of Courage will "do your heart good." Please join us.

It's is a great opportunity for you to meet and torch with the amazing Bronwen Heilman and other beadmakers from WNY, CT,...
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