Glass Axis’ Holiday Sale!!

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Central Ohio’s finest glass-working artists will be on hand with jewelry, holiday decorations, and other glass artwork of all forms and sizes next weekend for Glass Axis‘ Holiday Sale at their new home in Franklinton!

Friday December 12- Noon to 7 pm

Saturday December 13- 10 am to 4 pm

Sunday December 14- 10 am to 4 pm

Thousands of glass pieces will be on display, many at discounted prices, and walk-in workshops will run all weekend! So, create your own unique items or personalized gifts!

The Blown Glass Ornament Workshop is for ages 12 and up. Shape and blow molten glass into a globe-shaped ornament at just $30 a pop!

For merely $15 per bead, visitors 6+ may use smaller torches to heat and form glass into the shape of a candy-shaped bead in the Torchworked Bead Workshop!

All activities are first-come, first-serve as no pre-registration is required. Click here to get all the details on Glass Axis courses offered at other times.

Glass Axis new address is 610 W Town St., Columbus, OH 43215.

 

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Glass Axis Mother’s Day Sale

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Still not sure what to get Mom for Mother’s Day? Stop on over to Glass Axis in Columbus sometime this weekend (May 2- 4) to pick up a one-of-a-kind gift for the most important lady in your life. Glass Axis offers workshops for the whole family on Friday May 2nd from 2- 6 pm and this weekend, on Saturday & Sunday from 11 am- 3 pm. Treat your mom with a handmade gift that is hers alone, like a pulled glass flower or torchworked beads, or let her try her own hand at glass-making. 

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Hundreds of glass art pieces are on sale, ranging from blown glass vessels to exquisite jewelry, from colorful glass flowers to unique sculptures, from stained glass mantel pieces to funky kitchen accents, many at discounted prices. The number one thing mothers want on their special day is to spend quality time with the ones they love, so create your own vase for those flowers she always gets and give her a Mother’s Day she’ll never forget! Many of the Glass Axis vendors have beautifully crafted, unique jewelry available for sale, as well.

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The 7th Annual Glass Axis Spring Sale is going on now! So stop in to 1341 Norton Avenue-B, Columbus, OH 43212 Friday from Noon to 7 pm, or Saturday & Sunday from 9 am- 4 pm. 

 

To see the complete workshop schedule or to see what other great things Glass Axis has to offer, click here to visit the full website.

Crystallized: Works by Amy Neiwirth

Help Support Ohio Art League member artist Amy Neiwirth!

Amy Neiwirth is a visual artist & art educator, holding a BFA in Painting & Drawing and an MA in Art Education, both from The Ohio State University. Amy is most well-known for her whimsical food-inspired jewelry she creates for her small business, Sweet Stella Designs, the 2012 winner of the “Best Brand Without A Storefront” award in the Columbus Alive’s “Best of Columbus” readers poll. Amy also creates paintings and mixed-media artwork and is a member of the Ohio Art League, CAW: Creative Arts of Women, and the Crafty Cotillion. She teaches visual art for grades K-12 at a private school.

Artist Amy Newirth will be exhibiting her fluorescent watercolor paintings and jewelry designs during the month of November at Image Optical in the Short North. The show, entitled “Crystallized,” is a visual departure from her other more obviously food-themed artworks. The Crystallized works explore abstractions of magnified sugar crystals and play with geometric forms and bold colors. These watercolor paintings are meticulously created from many layers of translucent paint, emphasizing color relationships and patterns. Neiwirth has created a line of jewelry to complement her Crystallized paintings. Using metal, paper, and epoxy resin, she has created wearable art at an affordable price point.

Event Information:

Opening Night- Saturday, November from 7-10pm

Location-  Image Optical is located at 607 North High Street in the Short North.

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