Ford Model A

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© 2016 Maureen Butter. All rights reserved.

  My husband loves Ford cars from the 1920-1030s. A difficult subject to render in glass, especially since I only have a glass cutter, not a diamond saw. This is my first attempt, and we both like it just fine.

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Trees of Light: Summer

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If you meditate on the Tree of all Mankind, it will show itself in many dofferent shapes. It is aware of your presence and reacts to you. Different species, or size. Sometimes in flames, or storm or rain. Whatever shape … Continue reading

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Trees of Light: Winter

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  Meditating on the fundamental unity of all Mankind, the image of a Tree of Light presented ittself. We are one, and a tree is an apt representation. We all descend from the same ancestral couple. All human beings alive, … Continue reading

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Three wild goblets

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    These glass goblets on metal foot are an image of Mother Nature’s bounty and healing. The myths about the Horn of Plenty and the holy Grail speak about a chalice or goblet, which provides unlimited food as well … Continue reading

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Four jolly chalices

Four chalices
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These funny chalices are now for sale in Kunstmarkt Waddenland In Warfhuizen.

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This boat-shaped dish has also been made in pseudo-cracquele technique. The outside is red, inside is opaline-white woth red veins and blue. Kilnformed, fused object.

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Bowl with cracquele-like effect

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This bowl has been made with float glass and glass powders in a cracquele-like technique. After the first firing, part of the design has been filled in with coloured glass powders and fired again.

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Leaf

Leaf
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This leaf-shaped dish has been made in fused glass, employing a special technique to achieve a cracquele-like effect.

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Exhibition Gallery Gewaagd

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Exhibition opens May 15th at 19.30 and ends on June 21st. Next to recent work of mine beautiful photographic work by Bertran Gils will be exhibited.

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Soft light

soft light
© 2014 Maureen Butter. All rights reserved.

This dish was inspired by the subtle energies emanating from bamboo, reeds and other grasses. The shape is abstract, the colours as light as possible. Learn the language of reeds and bamboo, and you will grow in wisdom, patience and … Continue reading

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Flowering banks

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Cow parsley is the first of the Umbelliferea to bloom. It is followed by elder, wild carrot and parsnip. Hogweed, the native as well as the majestic Siberian species, is the largest one and its umbrella’s last to the end … Continue reading

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