Artist Carmella Jarvi specializes in kiln glass, painting & the business of art.

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2017 is a great year – sold nine glass works!!

2017 has been a great year – I’ve sold nine glass works so far!! Also been a time of change (not just for me). I’m no longer with a gallery in Charlotte. Still applying for smaller public art opportunities – while working on some prototypes. (More later… but, started...

Collect my Glass. Support McColl Center for Art + Innovation!

Collect my glass (& art by other amazing McColl Center alumni) at upcoming McColl Center for Art + Innovation’s Studio Party 17 on Saturday, February 25, 2017, from 7-11pm. McColl Center always throw a mean party – it’s worth the admission price to get a spot at their annual festive...

New Year. New Glass. New Shows!

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What’s been happening in 2016?

It’s been a while. Here’s what I’ve been up to… Like many artists, I’m a team of one – with too many tasks & not enough time. This year has been filled with cool experiences, good changes (some painful), plus gleaning, organizing, purging, and tweaking nearly every area of my...

Love Seeing My Glass Huge & Back Lit.

  River run is series of cast glass pieces created from late 2015 into 2016. Created by multiple firings, culminating in a cast glass bowl mold. Solid glass bowl is fired into flattened circle. Each is then wall mounted with glass epoxy and special hardware. “River run” composite pieces...

New Glass @ Union Shop Studio May 21 & 22, 2016

  So, I get asked a lot “Where can I see your glass?” Truth is — right now — I work alone in my glass studio or am “crafting” public art pitches & other applications mostly. (More soon.) But, you CAN see my new glass — and get some deals on...

More about ArtPop!

ArtPop — now in growing number of cities in USA — provides local artists with free opportunities to share their art on outdoor advertising spaces. Historically on billboards (thanks to Adams Outdoor Advertising and Arts & Science Council in Charlotte, NC area), spots  on s0me city buses and even this new curved digital...

Free Seminar for Artists: May 11, 2016

Excited to offer my THIRD in Artist-Entrepreneur Series — sponsored by Small Business Center of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College — on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 1:30-3:30pm at Waterworks Visual Arts Center in Salisbury! I’ll share more tidbits on how to earn more as an artist — whatever stage you’re at — as well...

Beginning… NEW Glass Wall Piece.

Beginning, wall mounted kiln-glass composite. Approximately 24×24″ on wall. 2016.         Share...

CIVA, ArtsCharlotte, Church at Charlotte, & whole lot of love for Christ!

What a great start to March 2016!  I may complain about technology and being an artist “team of one” sometimes… But, God has been good! Anyone who knows me – even on Facebook – is aware that I belong to Christ. This is something that I’ve become more vocal...