Pricing of work

I believe that many artists dont put a high enough value on what they do. Many work for peanuts! Some do it just enough to buy more supplies. Unfortunately they are educating the public not to appreciate what they do, or at least not the time spent on it. We have educated the public into …

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Glass Festival

I love making glass beads on the torch but I also enjoy creating glass fused mosaics, particularly now as there is a Glass Festival in September. I belong to SAGAS (South African Glass Art Society) and various venues around the Cape will be holding Exhibitions. The dates are 18th September to 25th September. Monday 19 …

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It pays to advertise!

When one has a small business, the only way to get known is by advertising – well to let people know about my lampwork beads and glass murals I decided to put an advertisement in one of the womans magazines. One never knows what might turn up as the magazine is countrywide! Well out of …

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Invasion by Rabbits

I used to think that rabbits were quite sweet – in fact they were cute – until they invaded my garden which to them was a haven and good eating available! The thing is we do not have any animals – dogs or cats so they the rabbits feel safe, the only other animals that …

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