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Nevada full spectrum artist and writer Kristi Lyn Glass produces fine art, unique proprietary products, artisan jewelry, and other creations, utilizing a wide variety of media and resources. She also provides writing, editing, design, and computer training/troubleshooting services.

New Glittery Bezeled Pillboxes

I recently completed a batch of a dozen new decorative multi-day pillboxes, seven of which feature a unique “tray bezel” embellishment. The bezels contain several layers, including enamel paints, glitter, dichroic glass cabochons, and clear jewelry quality resin, to produce gorgeous and unique effects. The process to create these lovely bezeled pillboxes was quite time […]

Dozen New Prayer Beads

I created and added a dozen new sets of Anglican Prayer Beads  to my website this week. To learn more about using them to enhance prayer time, see this post. Many of them feature some of the beautiful new patchwork multicolored dichroic glass crosses that I recently commissioned from a talented glass artisan. Others include […]

Zentangle Demo Sept. 16

  I will be demonstrating the Zentangle art form at the 5:30 pm, September 16, Elko County Art Club Fun Night at the ECAC Art Gallery, 407 Railroad Street in downtown Elko, Nevada. Attendees will have the opportunity to use pen, pencil, and ink to create a Zentangle tile, learn a few tangles with which […]

22 New Pillboxes

I’ve been working on this huge batch of 22 new decorative multi-day pillboxes for a couple of months. I just put them all on my website last week. All but the large blue box in the photo above are enamel on glass with a durable layer of jewelry quality clear resin on top. I added […]

Keys to Happiness Workshop Starts Sept. 8

The Fall 2014 Keys to Happiness and Healthy Relationships 12-session workshop for women will begin at 6:30 p.m.  Monday, Sept. 8, at Vitality Unlimited, 1250 Lamoille Hwy., Suite 208 (next to Gene Russell Photography), in Elko, NV. The workshop is open to women interested in learning critical life skills and developing more fulfilling relationships with […]

Enameled Cabochon Pendants

I have been so enamored of Pebeo’s new Fantasy Prisme and Moon enamels, that I’ve experimented with using them on clear glass cabochons for use on pillbox tops and necklaces. My first thought was that the beautiful patterns that these enamels make would be visible through the cabochon glass if I just painted the enamel […]

New Techniques on 17 Super Blingy Pillboxes

I recently created and uploaded to my website and shop  17 new “super blingy” pillboxes. Bling is my thing–Yes! Most of these have enameled glass tops using new colors of Pebeo Fantasy enamels that my husband gave me for my recent birthday. I tried something new on some of these by adding glitter and […]

10 New Anglican Prayer Beads

I recently completed the 10 new sets of Anglican Prayer Beads shown above and posted them on my website. They incorporate some new cross and angel pendants as well as some beautiful new cross-shaped beads in dyed agate, stone, and cloisonne metal. I also used some beads recently acquired on eBay. A few of these […]

New Faux Leather Tassels for SteedBeads

My SteedBeads products for horses may now be embellished with faux suede leather tassels. The readymade SteedBeads rhythm beads shown above are available on my website. They illustrate how the tassels can be incorporated into these jingling necklaces to beautifully dangle across a horse’s chest. I have ordered a supply of these tassels in six […]

Art Entered in Art Club Annual Show

I recently entered three new fine art works in the Elko County Art Club Annual Show at the Northeastern Nevada Museum in Elko, NV. One of the pieces, a sculpture titled “Creative Flow” is pictured above. It depicts many of the artistic creations that have flown out of my brain. The two other works entered […]