Karen Fairley's Profile
Everyone has an addiction, and mine is glass.The brilliant colors, the way glass catches the light, the endless design options, and the predictable way that glass changes form at various temperatures is endlessly fascinating to me.
In my “previous” life, I had a very analytical career in the high tech industry. Now I am pouring twenty years worth of pent-up creativity into fused glass, and loving every minute of it. I view fused glass as an art form, and seek out workshops with fellow artists to learn new techniques. I have collected quite a variety of “toys” in my studio to achieve the uniqueness that I demand of my designs. My favorite designs, however, are geometric in nature, where I can indulge my passion for design, color and precision.
Fused glass is the process of cutting and tightly fitting different types of sheet…
- Born on May 13
- Joined March 1, 2012