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Open Holiday Studio and New Seasonal Classes at LightGarden Glass Art!

Time to spend together… This time of year we are especially appreciative of our friends that visit us throughout the year as well as those who will come into our lives in the future. Join us for a celebration of the holidays with our Holiday Open Studio. Four special guest artists will be joining in the festivities and Cliff Creek Vineyards will be pouring wine! Art does not have to be purchased to be enjoyed. See You There!

LightGarden Glass Art Gift Certificates can be purchase in house or online on our website: click here

These projects can be done during our regularly scheduled workshops on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 10 – 12n. Please call or email ahead to reserve your space.

Glass Enamel Painting: Deer

December 9th 1-4pm

Here’s a great little project for learning to paint with glass enamels.

Make either

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LightGarden Glass Art Firing Schedules, Videos, New Students and Inspiration- April 2017

Light Garden Glass Art Flowers of Hope

1086 Washburn Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

Chris has just learned stained glass in the last couple of months.

His latest project is 3-d and lighted.

Great job, Chris!

 

 

Check out the latest on LightGarden Glass Art’s website under Tips and Techniques – Firing Schedules I have added several firing schedules for projects and programs I use regularly. Ultimate Bubble Squeeze Spoon Rests Deep Bowl Wine Bottle Slump get your firing schedules here. printable options available on site.

 

Really great video on the progress being made on the factory at Oceanside Glass and Tile.

The link to the video and the newsletter is also available on the

front page of our website!

link to video on Oceanside Glass Tile more information

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LightGarden Glass Art New Classes and 10/23 Demo

1086 Washburn October 2016 Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

Great Sugar Skull Workshop!

Everyone did so well on their Sugar Skulls and it was a ton of fun too!

Fall Harvest

Fresh out of the kiln! Keeping them warm and running.

Don’t forget that you can see more of what our students and customers are doing by “liking” our Facebook page. It makes it very easy to share with you! Also tips and ideas from other artists.

check it out here!

This Sunday Only! October 23rd 1-4pm I am the featured artist at Cliff Creek Cellars at the Vineyard this month. On Sunday I’ll be doing a free demo of painting with glass enamels in the wine barn. There’s also some of the best wines in Southern Oregon! What’s not

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New Christmas Ornament Workshop at LightGarden Glass Art

Fused Glass Ornaments

November 5th 1-4pm

Snowflakes, poinsettias, angels and more. Put them together and we’ll fire them for you. Get in the holiday spirit with this fun project class.

$30 class fee includes a package of holiday glass, high fire wire, patterns and firing. Make as many as you like! 1086 Washburn Hours: Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

News from LightGarden Glass Art

News from LightGarden Glass Art : Calaveras Carlos - Fused Glass Art by Jessica Carrera

1086 Washburn Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

News from LightGarden Glass Art 2016 is another record-breaking year! We collected 133 Flowers of Hope panels this year!! Thanks to everyone who came out and participated in workshops or brought in panels to donate, especially the ones that Karen Christ brought all the way from Dunsmuir. It’s because of your hard work that we are able to keep this program going year after year. This is our 11th year! A special thank you to our amazing Barbara Kelberlau and Diane Kobal, who not only completed 7 panels each, but came out to help hang the display! And to Val Dann, our last year’s winner, who completed two more panels this year and helped take the show down. This program has grown so much since the 23 panels we collected in

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New Class at LightGarden Glass Art THIS SATURDAY!!

Painting with Glass Enamels: Mini class New Class at LightGarden Glass Art THIS SATURDAY!! September 17th 1-4pm Learn to paint with glass enamels that actually fire shiny like glass. These enamels can be used on any kind of glass, they have no c.o.e. so can be used on 90, 96 or float glass. Use these enamels to step up your frit painting or to create any beautiful image you can imagine.

Mini class includes one 6″ x 6″ clear, and 7 colors of Colors for Earth paint pre-mixed for you. You will learn how to paint these wonderful fall leaves in many combinations. So easy painting on clear glass with your pattern underneath. Anyone can do it! This is a great project to learn on!

$25

Take our “Making Your Own Glass Backgrounds” to make a backing layer to step up your project. Coming soon!

 

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Celebrating Summer with LightGarden Glass Art

LightGarden Glass Art Flowers of Hope 2015 reception!

1086 Washburn July 2016 Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

Flowers of Hope Artist’s Reception will be held at Art Presence this year This has been a great year for Flowers of Hope! We’ve had many people, including large groups, come in and make these beautiful panels for women with breast cancer. All of the panels will be on display at Art Presence September 23-25 11-5pm Flowers of Hope Artist’s Reception 1-4pm on Saturday the 24th. for more information on Art Presence A big THANK YOU to everyone who has contributed! Last year we broke another record and I’m confident that we can do it again this year but we’re not there yet!

I hope everyone is enjoying their summer!

It’s been very busy around here with a show at Valley View Vineyard, Taste of Summer, “Celebrate”

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Announcements from Light Garden Glass Art

For anyone I told we were having a yard sale this weekend, I have cancelled due to rain. I have rescheduled for June 10th & 11th depending on weather. Glass Racks Finished Stained Glass Clear textured, stained glass cut offs Seconds, Trial Pieces, things that have been here too long….who knows what will hit the tables?! (also household overstock!) Too much stuff! Need to make some room for more cool product!

On May 11th Spectrum Glass announced that they are stopping production of all art glass at the end of June. As they are one of the largest art glass manufacturers in the United States so this is troubling to say the least. We rely heavily on Spectrum glass. It accounts for about 85% of our glass inventory, including System 96 for fusing. Uroboros has stepped up and agreed to continue producing the System 96 line. They have

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LightGarden Glass Art January 2016 Workshops

LightGarden Glass Art January 2016 Workshops

1086 Washburn January 2016 Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon. LightGarden Glass Art January 2016 Workshops Project of the Month! Come in and fill up our casting form with your choice of frit colors and make two of these gorgeous dragonflies to use as hangers or as decoration for other fused glass work. $14 covers frit, firing and use of form. Call or email ahead to reserve your spot.

 

New Year Sale! 15% off Kokomo Glass lots of new glass in discount bin 15% off 96 Dichroic 20% off all books through January 23rd

U.S. Cellular group does team building… by Making Flowers of Hope! A group from U.S. Cellular came in on Wednesday evening and made 14 Flowers of Hope panels as a company team building exercise. Thank you all so much!! You all did

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New Year and a New Look for LightGarden Glass Art!

LightGarden’s new home page makes it easier to find what you are looking for! There is a new video for those who are still having problems programming your kiln! Use this video and the printable firing guides to start programming your own schedules. Look under “Resources/Video” for our first video. More coming soon! click here Let us know what you think about the new website layout.