Entries by the Communicator

WME 2015

Whistler Molten Experience What a great event!! this year the featured headliner was Heather Trimlett and Beth Williams.  Heather demonstrated oodles of useful techniques such as laying down a perfect footprint of glass, making twisties,  hollow beads and her famous disk bead.  Beth demonstrated how to make beautiful, sparkly dichroic stringers. Alexx came in from […]

Beer & Beads – April 2015

April’s B&B was hosted by one of our new members Susan Otto-Bain.  She has the well equipped studio in behind her husbands “man-cave” which looks like a tikki bar.  Susan displayed her beautiful handcarved dichroic pendants as well as demonstrated a couple of CG Bead Rollers she recently aquired. This B&B was very well attended […]

Beer & Beadz – January 2015 UPDATED

Update: What a great time we all had at Joanne’s beer & beads!  Earlier in the day the weather was just awful and is what I think held some people back from coming out but we still had a good turnout. Joanne demonstrated coldworking of glass beads using various equipment.  Her demonstrations included using a […]

Christmas B&B 2014

The Pyros annual Christmas party and December Beer & Beadz was held at Kerry Caron’s home on December 19.  There were 17 attendees coming in from all directions including Vancouver Island and Chilliwack.  Sorry for the poor pictures, lighting wasn’t great! We started the evening with the themed bead exchange.  This years theme was Caribbean […]

Beer & Beadz – November 2014

Novembers Beer & Beadz was held on November 28 at Ken & Silvia’s Surrey studio.  The threat of snow didn’t hold back loyal members from attending although it did start snowing as everyone was leaving. Ken demonstrated fuming with silver and gold and Maria demonstrated the Double Helix glass “Ossa” See you at the next […]

Whistler Molten Experience – 2015

REGISTRATION LAUNCH ANNOUNCEMENT Just a reminder the event registration opens at 7am on Dec 1. We expect to sell out early, so please be sure to register early. Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! ONLY 153 MORE SLEEPS ! Please do NOT register before that time – event if the form is visible – as […]

Beer & Beadz – October 2014 – Updated

Updated! Another great turn out for our monthly Beer & Beadz!  Kirsten and Al were awesome hosts. Kirsten demonstrated her “Armadillo” bead and several of us got a chance at the torch to try her technique. The bead exchange was amazing.  The theme was “black & white” and the challenge was to bring your black […]