In Part 2 of this post I will be covering the slumping process to make the final fused glass bowl. … Continue reading
Jeff and I are always looking for ways to combine both the sterling silver and the glass cabochons. Then one … Continue reading
While our Ozito Rotary Tool, which is basically a cheaper Dremel Tool, sort of did the job we purchased it … Continue reading
If you are interested in art glass and how it is made you will love this old video about the process at Bullseye Glass, way back in 1970. I was entranced by the way they throw around molten glass, almost without care, though I am sure they took plenty of care to avoid injury.
You will see footage of Ray Alhgren, Boyce Lundstrom, Daniel Schwoerer, Ruth Brockman, Dave Kohler and others.
This video is quite a good one on using the Viking Weave to create a cabochon bezel. It is a little dark, but the information is good and the tutorial can be followed easily.
If you are looking to use a cabocohn, gemstone or fused glass, this may be of help.
Ann is our resident silversmith and these images are all about her adventures.
This gallery of images includes photos of completed fused glass cabochons.
“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.” – Leo Burnett
“Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.” – Salvador Dali