Hearts of Glass is Andrea Steinwand and Heather Stewart, a married couple who share a passion for melting glass and twisting silver!
We have been lampworking since 2003 and have developed a name for ourselves both locally and in the online glass community, especially for Heather's unusually deep and detailed encased floral beads. Heather has been teaching introductory lampworking at Prairie Stained Glass for two years.
We lived in beautiful West Central Winnipeg for seven years and recently moved to East-Central Ottawa. We use a Piranha bench burner, oxygen concentrators and plenty of ventilation for a powerful, compact, and safe setup.
We also have a digitally controlled firebrick kiln for annealing all our pieces in order to remove any residual stress from the glass. Annealing is…
- Born on February 27
- Joined August 28, 2006