// evolution of the light from within

Photo Credit: Dustin Garrett After conceiving of the idea of building a chandelier from scratch in February, the glasswork is finally nearing completion. Leaning in to the female glassblowing community to help create the glasswork in the hot shop, complete the cold working of each lighting fixture once cooled, and eventually construct a canopy beneath…

// flow state

“Fairy tales, myths, and stories provide understandings which sharpen our sights so that we can pick out and pick up the path left by the wildish nature. The instruction found in story reassures us that the path has not run out, but still leads women deeper, and more deeply still, into their own knowing. The…

The traveling glass cheeseburger • Murano

•Talisman• noun an object that is thought to have magic powers and to bring good luck. As I empty my backpack into the armoire in our Venetian apartment, my glass cheeseburger glimmers.  It is 7 a.m. on our first day in Venice.  I kicked my coffee habit 7 years prior, but the smell of an…