Firing of the Week 11.6.17 COE 90 - Light Pink Striker Pre Kiln - Post Kiln In this post I am going to talk about using the color Light Pink Striker. When you are looking at a pre kiln frit glass containers check to see if STRIKER is written on the [...]
Firing of the Week 1.15.18 This was the lats time I was able to use the kiln. This year we have been updating the workshop. We needed to insulate and cover the walls. Then we needed to add shelving and drawers to store all of the glass and molds. It has been VERY long process [...]
These colors!! These textures!! I look at them and I begin to fantasize about another world in which everyday landscapes or species of flora/fauna depict these beautiful textures and colors. There is something spectacular about the combination of colors and textures represented through this piece and within every heart that I create. I wish that [...]
Aquamarine is my favorite blue color to work with. In this journey circle pendant I mixed large and small aquamarine 90COE glass frit together with fine rainbow dichroic 90COE glass frit. I fired it in a Bonnie Glo kiln for a total of 10 hours.
This is my favorite type of dichroic glass. There are many different types of patterns and colors of dichroic glass. I like working with the clear backed dichroic. This is a pendant that I made from clear and dichroic glass. I placed the dichroic piece over the clear glass and fired it in my Bonnie [...]