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Enameled Menorah

When I was asked to make an enameled Menorah last summer, I agreed to try. The only ones I had ever seen were branched candlesticks and I knew I couldn’t do that. So, I surfed the web and was amazed at the hundreds of different Menorahs that…

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Experiment Shortcuts

Over the years, I have been experimenting to find ways of combining techniques so as to save firing time. Because I have to produce a certain number of inexpensive ‘bread and butter’ items, and because there are so many ideas I want…

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Nine Lively Ladies

We are a group of artists who call ourselves “Nine Lively Ladies.” A year ago, I had to come up with a theme for our 9th show. What better inspiration than our name –Nine Lively Ladies. Each of us would produce 9 pieces, 9 x 9 inches…