Glass-blowing crystal classics, at the Waterford glass works, is all but finished these days. Just a few artisan producers are left in studio production.
Glass painting can be practised on a wide variety of everyday objects, ranging from small glass pebbles to large glass cases.
A golf stroke counter is very useful, but I found them all either boring or too expensive so, I made my own for a fraction of the cost and the style I liked. Quick and easy to make worth a go!
I wanted the look of stain glass windows and doors in my old Victorian House. I knew I couldn't afford to hire a professional artist, so I learned how to do faux stain glass.
This article is a historic overview of stained glass starting with Renaissance through Frank Lloyd Wright. There are numerous glass pictures with explanations for each piece. The art of making stained class is discussed...
Materials and tools needed to make a stained glass piece, along with complete instructions from start to finish. Pictures included.
I love functional art and prefer to build stained glass pieces that serve a purpose, like boxes. Building a stained glass box can be as complicated or as simple as you want to make it. Clearly, the more pieces you use...
Sample Glass Art Getting started with stained glass painting* is easy. Some of the basic supplies you will need are stained glass paint of various shades along with some whites as well as clear or frost paints. You...
Handspun and blown glass is an art form requiring skill, patience and the ability to “stand the heat.” Have a few pieces on your knickknack shelf? Here are some basics of how they came to be.
Stained glass has a history that dates back to the 12th century. How is it colored? What are the steps? How do I do it myself?