I was raised in a very loving family, which included many artists. My mom, who grew up in Holland, is a painter, woodworker, and spectacular needle worker, weaver and spinner. My sister is a weaver and spinner, works with stained glass, and carves/paints dried gourds. My grandfather and uncle are/were successful jewelers in Amsterdam, making fine Dutch clocks, watches, jewelry, and cuting spectacular diamonds.
I have been an artist all my life and have always been mesmerized by the brilliance of a boldly colored window.
I love designing and working in stained glass ... I especially appreciate the glow of the glass and the subtle changes in an image as the light shifts throughout the day. The colors I have achieved with the combination of my hand-chosen glass and sunlight create dramatic and breathtaking colors, as my photos TRY to illustrate. (My photography is definitely a work in…
- Born on September 23
- Joined November 14, 2008