February 9, 2018

Many people think that all we need to create our beautiful glassworks is glass and a kiln . But, those represent only half (if that much) of our arsenal of tools.

Once glass is fired - or even before - it often needs "cold working." This is the process of refining the p...

December 28, 2017

Often when people see our work, they ask if we blow the glass. We explain that our glass is fused in a kiln, typically over the course of several days and firings. So what really is the difference between fusing and blowing glass?

Fused Glass

Fused glass, sometimes calle...

December 21, 2017

Did you know that we make every single bead we use on our glass pieces? It's loads of fun to create different color and blends, but tons of work to make them.

Each bead is made of two pieces of the same size glass, all cut individually by hand. These are stacked in the...

December 14, 2017

As we concluded our show season this past weekend, we took a minute to sit down and think about how far we've come in 2017. It's been a thrilling and fun-filled year. Among other things, this year we...

  • ... published our website and expanded our Instagram and Facebo...

November 30, 2017

It's hard to believe that tomorrow December arrives! That means it's time to shop for holiday gifts and prepare for family and friends who visit.

We have three more events this year starting with Santa's Art Shop in Ridgecrest, California, this Saturday and Sunday. If y...

November 9, 2017

An inside look at Fused Glass Mosaics

October 26, 2017

Our studio is ready to celebrate Halloween. Now, some glass fusers say this is what happens when you sit too close to the kiln! Others say it's what happens when you wait impatiently  for the kiln to fire. Firing can take more than 24 hours for each load, and most piec...

October 19, 2017

We are delighted to share that for the third year in a row, Blazing Star Arts is supporting Many Mansions Bowls of Hope with a donation for its silent auction.

Bowls of Hope spreads awareness of the need for affordable housing in our community as well as the importance...

October 6, 2017

We're kicking off our Fall Show Season at the Calabasas Pumpkin Festival! Join us for some early holiday shopping and fused glass fun. 

Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Juan Bautista de Anza Park

3701 Lost Hills Rd.

Calabasas, California 91...

September 29, 2017

August 5th was an exciting day for us as it was the first time we fired up our new baby kiln, Puma.

So why did we christen it Puma? Our studio is near the Santa Monica Mountains in Southern California, which is home to mountain lions, aka pumas. The National Park Servic...

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