The lovely crazy Ayling family came to stay with us for a week. I spent a morning with the girls, Katie and Rosie teaching some basic glass fusing. They were soon cutting glass with ease, and made these lovely glass coasters.
Whilst holidaying at Leucadeuc, Mani, Lisa and Ysella took the opportunity to take a glass course with me and here’s what they made. Mani made this from this…..
He also made this:
Lisa made this
and Lisa, Mani and Ysella each made one of these fused pieces:
What beautiful souvenirs.
Spoons resonate with symbolic meaning. Often, they are represented in terms of the pleasures of eating, of their nurturing, sustaining qualities and of their relationship to love and wealth. My decaying spoons tell a different story.