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.
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.
Elegant, delicate, colorful n decorative 'Bangles' are worn by women as part of Indian culture and tradition. They look beautiful; are considered auspicious and their sound wards off negative energy.
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...
You can put anything on these homemade stepping stones, pieces of glass, rocks, anything you like. If you are a parent or grandparent this is an easy way to keep the precious memories of your children (or grandchildren)...
Materials and tools needed to make a stained glass piece, along with complete instructions from start to finish. Pictures included.
Learn about making lampworked glass beads, glass blowing and other hot glass techniques and explore the extraordinary work of master glass artists Kristina Logan, Dale Chihuly and Josh Simpson.
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!
We all have some wine bottles or mason jars lying around our home at one time or another. Why not turn these items into beautiful glass craft objects like an artistic vase or hand pin cushion jar.