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A Disaster, But a Nice One, Fused Glass Project Tutorial

Fused Glass Project

This fused glass tutorial video is mainly about repurposing a common kitchen item into a fusing mould. Making this fused glass platter included a couple of question marks. The end result wasn’t guaranteed.

Have a look at this tutorial as I make a part sheet to be used in the platter, cut it up with a ring saw, reassemble it, and take it through to a slump firing.

I’ll cover everything from design, materials through to the final slump into the platter. Firing schedules are included.

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Square Can Be Beautiful, If It’s a Fused Glass Bowl, Project Tutorial

Fused Glass Bowl

Last week we made a fused glass part sheet from some pattern bars. This week, we’ll make a square(ish) bowl from a section of that part sheet.

I’ll cover everything from design, materials through to the final slump into the platter. Firing schedules are included.

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Using Strip Construction to Make Fused Glass Cabochons

Fused Glass Cabochon

Strip construction is a well-known technique in making fused glass items. In this video tutorial I’ll show you how to make fused glass cabochons using strip construction.

Glass fusing with the strip construction method involves cutting strips of different coloured glass then assembling them in some sort of pattern, on edge, before full fusing. That’s exactly what we’ll be doing in this glass fusing project

The video tutorial will talk about design, materials, and equipment needs. It will also cover any cutting and assembly required, and all kiln firing through to the final full fuse firing.

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Making a Fused Glass Dolphin Bowl, Project Tutorial

Fused Glass Bowl Tutorial

This fused glass dolphin bowl is a great project that doesn’t require high-level skills. The techniques are basic, though the end result is very impressive. A great project for anyone. If you’re looking for a great fun glass fusing project, this is one to consider.

The video tutorial will show you the selection of glass, the design, cutting, assembly, and firing, through to the final slump firing.

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Want to Make this Fused Glass Segment Bowl? Tutorial to Show How

Fused Glass Bowl Tutorial

In this fused glass video tutorial, I’ll be showing you how I made this segment bowl. It’s made by cutting each segment individually and then fitting them together, before firing and slumping into a mould.

The video tutorial shows the materials needed, the cutting of glass and assembly, the full fuse, some coldworking, and the final slump firing.

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Making a Frit Reaction Fused Glass Bowl

Frit Bowl Tutorial

Using the right combination of art glass together, such as Turquoise Blue and Vanilla, you can create some amazing patterns. In this fused glass tutorial video, I’ll be showing you how to use this reaction technique in making a wonderful fused glass bowl.

The video tutorial includes techniques for cutting the glass circles on a ring saw, applying the frit, fusing it all together, and then finally slumping it in the kiln to the final shape.

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Making a Fused Glass Display Stand for Bowls

Glass Stand Project

This fused glass tutorial shows you the technique I use to make simple display stands for fused glass bowls and more. The stands can be used for fused glass bowls and platters.

Stands for fused glass art can be hard to find and often expensive. This fused glass project uses glass and moulds to make fantastic stands for your art.

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Cheap Fused Glass Moulds from Repurposed Ceramic and Stainless Items.

Fused Glass Moulds

In this video, on glass fusing I’ll be giving you some ideas on how to repurpose old, and new, common items that make great slumping and draping moulds. Moulds for slumping and draping glass that are inexpensive and won’t break the bank.

Purpose-built glass fusing moulds can be quite expensive and you can spend a lot of money to get a good selection. Repurposing items for glass moulds is a great way to get a wide range of cheap and interesting moulds.

These items include common kitchen items like ceramic and stainless bowls, plates, platters, serving dishes and much more. Items that you can source from a wide range of places.

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Making a Fused Glass Spotted Bowl, or Leopard Bowl

Fused Glass Project

Is it a Leopard Bowl, or just a Spotted Bowl? Doesn’t matter! This simple fused glass project uses simple techniques to create an amazing bowl.

Watch as I walk you through all the steps in making this bowl. After this tutorial, you’ll be ready to give it a go.

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Making a Fused Glass Vortex Bowl

Fused Glass Bowl Project

In this fused glass video tutorial, I show how I made a Vortex Bowl and the unfortunate surprise at the end. This is a little more challenging than some projects but well worth the effort.

In the video, I show you a few techniques, including using frit to make beautiful patterns, creating a channel vortex, using a ring saw to cut circles, and draping a bowl.

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Making the Black Rainbow Platter

Fused Glass Platter

In this fused glass tutorial we make a simple platter that has a rainbow of colours in raised strips in the middle. While a simple project, it is open to a lot of variation.

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Making an Aqua Fused Glass Pebble Bowl

Fused Glass Bowl

In this fused glass tutorial, I use a technique commonly called the ‘dilution technique’ to make a beautiful bowl. While I’m changing that technique a little, the basics are the same.

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