Mosaics and Wine

Mosaics and Wine is an engaging mosaics class taught by Indiana Artisan mosaic artist Nancy Keating at SoHo Café & Gallery, in Carmel.  Create your own stunning glass mosaic photo frame…in just one class session! YOU choose your own colors and design. Nancy asks, “Don’t think you’re artsy?  I’ll guide you and channel your inner creative genius!” Classes are scheduled for […]

  For the first time, you get three for one.  The Bloomington Glass Guild is joining this year with Bloomington’s Local Clay Potters’ Guild and the Bloomington Spinners & Weavers Guild in hosting one show encompassing all three media.  The opening reception is Nov. 14, 4 – 9 p.m., and the day-long event follows on Sat., Nov. 15, from 9 […]

To create the shade for this beautiful lamp, Columbus-based glass artist Jerald Hatton added bits of colored glass to scrap pieces that were heated and fused in a kiln. The glass was ground and sanded into a circle and placed over a slump mold and heated in the kiln until it took this shape. Look for Jerald and several other […]

The Bloomington Creative Arts Center opens the garden gate to its 4th Annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch on Sat., Oct. 11.  From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Monroe County Courthouse lawn, in downtown Bloomington, becomes a pumpkin patch like no other.  More than 400 blown glass pumpkins, in all colors, shapes and sizes, made by volunteers at the Bloomington Creative […]

For the 48th year, Dunkirk, Indiana, known as “The Town that Glass Built,” will host its Annual Glass Days  Festival.  This year the four-day event, May 28-31, will again be hosted in downtown Dunkirk and will include amusement rides and a Saturday parade, but the focus remains on the city’s glass heritage.  The celebration includes stained glass demonstrations and a […]

What is free, free-wheeling and fun? It is ArtsGO!  Take your wheels and go explore the arts and artists of Hendricks County; listen to the music, enjoy the food, try a local brew or wine, and have an all-around great time. ArtsGo! is an annual spring event throughout Hendricks County, open to the public at no charge, this year on […]

The Bloomington Glass Guild’s Holiday Show is Friday and Saturday, Nov. 8 and 9, at University Baptist Church.  See and buy some of the best work from the studios of southern Indiana glass artists working in all genres — blown glass, fused glass, mosaics, stained glass, lampwork, and all forms of contemporary decorative and functional glasswork. Doors are open Friday […]

The inaugural Veterans Glassblowing Day is a nationwide celebration taking place November 9, and the Indianapolis Art Center will join more than 20 glassblowing schools across the U.S., opening its glass studio for veterans to experience the craft. Glass Artist Ben Johnson will lead the IAC’s free two-hour workshops in its Glass Studio, and registration is going on now. Demonstrating […]

Kokomo Opalescent Glass (KOG) is reminiscent of the very early days of American glass manufacturing, and only for this weekend it’s offering tours Friday and Saturday.  Watch as glass is ladled from a 12-pot furnace, hand-mixed, cooled, and prepped for shipping all over the world.  KOG has been making art glass in its original location since 1888, and this weekend […]

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is hosting another exhibit of Dale Chihuly work, marking the triumphant return to Fort Wayne of one of the most beloved studio glass pioneers of our time.  Chihuly’s exhibit is just one component of a larger celebration of studio glass at FWMoA – The Summer of Glass. In collaboration with Habatat Galleries in Royal […]