When is a fused glass design done? When is it complete? Not until it is completely done. When I design a fused glass plate, sometimes I design it on paper first and then construct it. Other times I start with a piece of glass and start cutting, constructing and designing as I go. Whichever way […]
I am not sure I have ever done a post showing the fused glass process from beginning to end. The short description is taking pieces of glass and fusing them together to make something wonderful. But here it is way more detailed than that. Here is a look at the process. With a design idea […]
Yes, I know it’s still too early to think about the holidays. But no matter how hard I try to keep ahead of the things, Christmas always gets here before I’ve done everything I want to and I definitely wanted to make a holiday serving plate this year. I made this channel plate a few […]
I finished this fused and slumped sushi tray titled “Cobblestone” this week. The design was inspired by some glass I saw while in Venice earlier this year. It is 14.25 inches long and 6.5 inches wide. Here is a closeup of the colorful detail.
This is the last post in the Recycled Wine Bottle Cheese Board series. In Part 1 I wrote about preparing bottles for the kiln. In Part 2 I wrote about the firing schedule I use. In this post, I will share some of the other things I’ve learned along the way.