First Flame

Well, the journey of rising from the ashes of adversity has been quite the experience. This past week was a big week with lots of challenges along the road. We had been losing ground for several weeks. In the middle of last week, we discovered a potentially project-ending mistake in [...]

By |2017-11-10T10:54:01+00:00November 9th, 2017|About|0 Comments

Home Stretch before the Grand Opening

This week is the final week before the grand opening! It promises to be a killer week. I don’t think that I can take any more heart attack level incidents. But I'm sure that there will be one or two. In addition to hoping that the electricians finish their job [...]

By |2017-11-10T10:46:44+00:00November 6th, 2017|About|0 Comments

What It Takes: Opening a New Studio

What does it take to open or reopen a glass blowing studio? It’s a Herculean effort, really. There is a huge difference between a small studio in your backyard and a place that is visible and open to the public. In your backyard, you can probably get away without all [...]

By |2017-09-29T14:47:26+00:00September 25th, 2017|About|0 Comments

Journey to Stone and Glass 2.0

Home at last! Home at last! Even though we signed a lease on a new space last month, it didn’t seem real until just this week, when we started writing checks for the building upgrades. We had been looking for a new home for Stone and Glass for five months [...]

By |2017-09-29T14:47:34+00:00September 23rd, 2017|About|0 Comments