It’s Show Time! I’ve been spending months building a show of new work. A few pieces are a collaboration with my dear friend, Chuck Savoie. My glass can also be seen at Blue Rain Gallery, as well as at Liquid Light Glass. My inspiration started 4 years ago when we let our friend Caleb Smith… Read More A Flight of Bees- A Glass art Installation
Here is a sneak peek at the first of my new sculptural series on humankind’s smallest domestic animal and superorganism- Apis mellifera or “honey-carrying bee”. What started out as an experiment in making a glass honey comb using a murrine technique, has blossomed (ha!) into an artistic exploration of the bee world. I just can’t… Read More Sneak Peek at New Work
“The Sole of Art” is a one person show of Cia Friedrich’s newest glass work at Liquid Light Glass. The Show opens Friday, November 11th at 5:30 pm and runs through December 2011. ‘The Sole of Art’ is an artistic interpretation of the shoe. From stilettos, to mukluks, Cia’s social commentary and humor shown through… Read More Cia Friedrich ‘The Sole of Art’
Here is another photo of my latest batch of Calcedonia, or what I call Mystery Opal glass. Adding copper to the batch makes the colors even more luscious! I love the reds, purples and pinks. Last year I made an Aurora sculpture called ‘Phoenix Wing’. I’ve spent the last year trying to replicate that color… Read More Calcedonia 2011
Here is a slideshow of some of my newest work at Liquid Light Glass. I am enjoying opening windows in the Auroras to expose more interior color details and depth. I love to see the undulating light and dark transmitting through the thinnest walls of the opalescent glass. The Auroras are also on stands that… Read More New Work Slideshow
Cia Friedrich created a new sculpture Friday with the help of Jannine and Elodie. The idea was to sculpt a face into hot glass as a negative image to see what it would look like encased in glass. We liked the results so much, that we continued to build it into one of Cia’s newest… Read More Cia’s New Work- SOLD!