Gloria Dei installation by City Glass glaziers of Sioux Falls and assisted by Tim O’Neil.
My second trip to Germany at Derix Glasstudios in Taunusstein. This is truly a glorious, magical place where one’s spirit is renewed in the presence of great artists while working intensely with color, energy and light. The alchemy of fire fusing molten silica with metallic salts, oxides and pigments produces translucent hues of color and opalescent glints of material so beautiful, oceanic and sublime that stained glass has stood at the heart of what is transcendent and numinous in Western civilization for more than one-thousand years.(more…)
The main CCIS E–W hallway nears completion in snowy Edmonton. Merry Christmas!