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Slimy Mushroom in the Forest - janetcrosby.com

My fascination with mushrooms isn’t new. I grew up hiking through the rain forests of the Pacific Northwest and always stopped to admire the mushrooms – they are everywhere. It’s just that I am taking a closer look now. Have you ever noticed that when you notice something,[…]

A new view - janetcrosby.com

No, not those kinds of mushrooms! Read on… It began like so many weekends, filled with promise. Mostly my selfish promise of staying in my studio all. weekend. long. and making art. But… that didn’t happen. Plans, interrupted Life, laundry, and all of the regular stuff squeezed in. This[…]

Spooky Trees Makeover - janetcrosby.com

I hate being scared. You will never find me at a scary movie or a haunted house. Suffice to say, the only thing I like about Halloween is the candy. But I couldn’t resist stopping by the Halloween section at Target a while ago. A small framed piece of[…]

Enameled Leaves and Dog Bones - janetcrosby.com

I have been working on enamels this week, and have a sampling available for sale in my Art For Sale Facebook group. You are also welcome to email me to inquire about availability if you aren’t on Facebook. I list new items each week in the Facebook group[…]

Red Glass Hearts by Janet Crosby

Whatever medium I am working in  — glass, paint, watercolor, photography, yarn — the unifying inspiration for me is color. Sweet harmonies and zingy pops of colors. I love them all. I love working with glass in particular because of the interplay of light. Transparent glass is my favorite,[…]

Designer's Group - Summer Somewhere - janetcrosby.com

I am starting something new this week: Groupings of beads with jewelry designers in mind. The deal on these groupings is this: 1) They ARE first quality (fully inspected, cleaned, smooth bead holes) and kiln annealed, as all of my beads are. 2) They are NOT matched sets[…]

Bee Charm and Hand-painted Watercolor Notecard

What’s your favorite thing about fall? Colorful leaves? Cooler weather? Cozy evenings? ? Fall is admittedly not my favorite season, but! there are things to love. For this drawing, all you need to do is: Join my Art For Sale group on Facebook Add your favorite thing (words[…]

Heart Forests and Rain - Fused Glass Suncatchers by Janet Crosby

This week, I am introducing some new fused glass pieces. They are inspired by where I live — rolling green hills of wheat and barley fields — dotted with fir trees. In this case though, I dotted my landscape with hearts. I also made a ‘rain-lover’ fused piece.[…]

New Listings - group 1 - janetcrosby.com

Yesterday, I wrote about a new way to be first in line to see and purchase my glass art. The most direct route is to join my Facebook group for purchasing my art. I will also post group shots of what I will be listing right here. If[…]

Back in the olden days of the Internet, I started selling my glass beads on eBay. Sometimes people missed out on an item because the auction ended with a Buy It Now, sometimes they auction ended before they realized. In either case, they missed out. Customers asked if[…]