Toni Rose's Profile
As a child I had no aspirations to become an artist of any kind. I wanted most to be Pocahontas riding the plains, bareback on a pinto,in a fringed rawhide dress with beading. As reality set in, I found myself at a total loss but freedom was always a priority. I find the 9-5 routine to be stifling and repressive, although I do it, as so many of you do.
As a child I was enchanted by shiny things, sequins, beads, glitter and rhinestones, it didn't take long to discover glass filled my need for color and glistening light.
In the 70's stained glass became the rage, I guess after "A Star Is Born", with so many beautiful windows in their romantic desert home.
I fell in love with a lamp I could ill afford and so I went to school at "The Museums At Stoneybrook" to learn to…
- Joined August 29, 2006