Cloak & Dagger

Cloak & Dagger

This piece curves around and drapes like a cape. And what is a knitting needle if not a weapon (at least according to TSA)?

Kiln Cast lead Crystal, Borosilicate glass needle wtih found marble end
2019
15.5 x 20 x 10 inches

Available

Day & Night

Day & Night

Like a sunrise over the mountains. Thanks to Myrna Stahman for the lace pattern she shared with me at Madrona Fiberarts 2017.

Kiln Cast lead crystal with carbon fiber needles
16 x 12 x 10 inches
2018

Available

Truly Scrumptiuous

Truly Scrumptiuous

Knitting in the round takes on human characteristics.  This one reminds me of the actress, Mae West.

kiln cast lead crystal and Addi click knitting needles
19.5 x 22 x 10 inches
2017

Available

Whirl

Whirl

kiln cast lead crystal in two pieces
12 x 15 x 13 inches
2016

Available

Sweet Spot

Sweet Spot

Kiln Cast lead crystal & aluminum knitting needles with cast glass ends
16” x 21” x 11”
2019

Available

Hello Gorgeous

Hello Gorgeous

Kiln cast lead crystal & borosilicate glass needles
10 x 9.5 x 7 inches
2019

*purple is dichroic hyacinth

Available

Making Waves

Making Waves

Kiln cast lead crystal & borosilicate glass knitting needle
7 x 11 x 6 inches"
2019

Available at the Museum of Glass store

Shoal

Shoal

Kiln Cast lead crystal with borosilicate needles with cast ends
12” x 20” x 20”
2019

Available at the Museum of Glass store

Get to the Point

Get to the Point

Kiln cast lead crystal & borosilicate glass needles
9 x 7 x 8 inches
2019

*purple is dichroic lilac

Available at the Museum of Glass Store

Speak Softly & Carry a Big Stitch

Speak Softly & Carry a Big Stitch

Never one to resist a bad pun; these super sized wooden knitting needles remind me of sticks.

Kiln cast lead crystal & wooden knitting needles
12 x 16 x 12 inches
2018

Available at Kittrell Riffkind Art Glass

Alien

Alien

This piece glows green under a black light, just like it’s radioactive.

kiln cast uranium glass
18 x 18 x 10 inches
2017

Available at the BIMA store

Wiggle Room

Wiggle Room

Knitting in the round takes on the character of a squirming human form.

kiln cast lead crystal and Addi click knitting needles
14 x 10 x 10 inches
2017

Available
on display at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Glissade

Glissade

Like gliding down an ice flow from the top of a mountain.

Kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles by Addi
6 x 15 x 6 inches
2018

Available
on display at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Smolder

Smolder

The embers burning as 2018 comes to a close

Kiln cast lead crystal with borosilicate glass needles
9 x 12 x 9 inches
2018

SOLD

Linchpin

Linchpin

Like a divided country: two identical baskets, separate, but held together by a central pin.

kiln cast lead crystal
9 x 12 x 14 inches
2017

Available
on display at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Panache

Panache

The needles on this piece are “shifty”, changing in color from blue to purple depending upon the light source.

kiln cast lead crystal with cast needles
17x23x13 inches
2018

Available
on display at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Beyond Measure

Beyond Measure

How do you measure up? Using a scaled pipette as the measuring tool might be misleading.

kiln cast lead crystal & pipette

12 x 16 x 4 inches

2013

Available at the BIMA store

Squeeze

Squeeze

kiln cast lead crystal
6.5 x 8.5 x 7 inches
2015

Available online

Harikari

Harikari

Reflecting on the 2016 presidential election as ritual suicide.

kiln cast lead crystal body and needles
15 x 19 x 8 inches
2016

Available
on display at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Missing a Few

Missing a Few

A meditation on loss. This circular knitting piece has a few stitches dropped from the needle.

kiln cast lead crystal
7.5 x 13 x 13 inches
2013

Available

Puttin' on the Ritz

Puttin' on the Ritz

Kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles
13.5 x 10 x 6 inches
2019

SOLD

Tippy Toe

Tippy Toe

Obviously, standing on tip toe.

kiln cast lead crystal in two pieces
14.5 x 21 x 7 inches
2015

SOLD

Jellyroll

Jellyroll

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles
6 x 10 x 4 inches
2015

SOLD

Under the Influence

Under the Influence

What started out as amethyst glass was strongly influenced by the copper wire wrapped around the strands. (Copper is used to create blue glass.)

kiln cast lead crystal, copper wire & knitting needles
9.5 x 14 x 7 inches
2018

SOLD

Shimmy

Shimmy

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needle
11 x 9 x 5 inches
2017

SOLD

Turnabout

Turnabout

The edge on this piece piece shifts between purple and blue depending upon the light source.

kiln cast lead crystal & Borosilicate glass needle with cut crystal end
11.5 x 12 x 13 inches
2016

SOLD

Riptide

Riptide

Serpentine and color shifting between greenish blue and pinkish.

kiln cast lead crystal & stitch holder
9 x 9.5 x 5 inches
2015

SOLD

Juniper

Juniper

kiln cast lead crystal, borosilicate needle, found object
12 x 12 x 9 inches
2017

SOLD

Collection of Judi & Syd Saperstein

Flourish

Flourish

18th century courtly dancing comes to mind.

This piece is "shifty". The color changes from blue in fluorescent light to purple in daylight.

kiln cast lead crystal with cast glass needle
16 x 14 x 6 inches
2017

SOLD

Come Together

Come Together

An unusual piece inspired by the Beatles song of the same name.

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles
8.5 x 10 x 8 inches
2015

SOLD

Bombay

Bombay

kiln cast lead crystal and knitting needles

14 x 15 x 8 inches

2017

SOLD

 

Every Which Way

Every Which Way

The chaos of circular knitting gone awry.

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles
6 x 11 x 6.5 inches
2016

SOLD

Purple Reigns

Purple Reigns

Kiln cast lead crystal in 3 pieces

13 x 23 x 17 inches

2016

SOLD

Collection of the Glasmuseum Lette with thanks to the Ernsting Stiftung Alter Hof Herding Foundation

The Space Between

The Space Between

The calm at the center, surrounded by charred edges on either side.

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles
7 x 11.5 x 6 inches
2016

SOLD

Continuous

Continuous

kiln cast lead crystal in two pieces

10.5 x 22 x 7 inches

2013/2017

 

SOLD

Collection of  MusVerre, Sars-Poterie, France

Radiate

Radiate

Knitting cast in dayglow uranium glass

kiln cast uranium glass & kiln cast lead crystal

7 x 14 x 16 inches

2014

 

Available

Fathom

Fathom

kiln cast lead crystal in two pieces

12.5 x 21 x 9 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Clutch

Clutch

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

7 x 8 x 5 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Anenome

Anenome

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

4.5 x 7 x 4 inches

2016

SOLD

For Good Measure

For Good Measure

How do you measure up? Using a scaled pipette as the measuring tool might be misleading.

kiln cast lead crystal & pipette

10 x 12 x 5 inches

2013

 

SOLD

Hand dyed

Hand dyed

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

9.5 x 24 x 7 inches

2015

 

SOLD

 

Roundabout

Roundabout

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

5 x 6 x 5 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Wrangler

Wrangler

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

6 x 7 x 3 inches

2014

 

SOLD

 

Sweep

Sweep

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

7 x 9 x 4 inches

2014

 

SOLD

 

Bent

Bent

I like the juxtaposition of the old, plastic needles with the knitted glass. It's not the quality of the tool that creates beautiful work, but rather the skill of the worker. 

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

6 x 10 x 4.5 inches

2014

 

SOLD

Broil

Broil

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needle

7 x 9 x 4 inches

2014

 

SOLD

Curtsey

Curtsey

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

5.5 x 10 x 5.5 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Three-Way Split

Three-Way Split

Three strands of knitting braided in the center and joined together at either ends.

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

12 x 14 x 10 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Made to Measure

Made to Measure

How do you measure up? Using a scaled pipette as the measuring tool might be misleading.

kiln cast lead crystal & pipette

12 x 9 x 6 inches

2013

 

SOLD

 

Dash

Dash

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needles

4.5 x 10 x 5 inches

2015

 

SOLD

Strike a Balance

Strike a Balance

kiln cast lead crystal in two pieces

13 x 21 x 9 inches

2013

 

SOLD

 

Measure Up

Measure Up

How do you measure up? Using a scaled pipette as the measuring tool might be misleading.

kiln cast lead crystal & pipette

14 x 7 x 5 inches

2013

 

SOLD

Ramble

Ramble

kiln cast lead crystal & knitting needle

7 x 15 x 12 inches

2015

 

SOLD