Artist Talk: Last Saturday at Studio E Gallery

The images below are from my talk at Studio E Gallery last Saturday. I brought in different samples of glass, various semi-precious stones and plastic bags filled with cut glass from my current project. Everyone seemed to have enjoyed themselves!       Advertisements

Art Opening and Talk: Jackie Tufford

Come visit the gallery and stay for my talk about my new artwork. I will be bringing in some samples of stained glass, discussing my process and also what inspires me to create my designs! Saturday, April 23, 2016 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Talk – 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Studio E Gallery  …

Midnight Waltz

                        This piece was a challenge with all of the curved-cut pieces! I am happy to announce that this piece is almost completed!  

Seaweed & Pods

The images here are progress shots for my piece, Seaweed & Pods. All of the stones have been glued down, and all of the glass has been cut and grinded. The image on the right is of me working late one night. Each glass piece needs to be washed in vinegar and then rinsed in…

Tips: The Business Side of Creating

There a number of important things that need to be figured out before making a business official with a license and bank account. The license and the bank account are the easy part of the process. Below are a number of key important factors they don’t tell you. School Isn’t Everything – Beyond a degree,…

Tips: How to Stay on Task in the Day to Day Grind

Being a full-time artist who works from home may sound like a dream come true (and in some ways it is) but it isn’t easy. The transition of creating my own work day took a lot of discipline. Honestly, there are still some days I fail at this miserably, but learning to prioritize and keeping…


When I started to be a full time artist