Line, shape, texture, form, and color. These Elements of Design are the basic components that make up an artwork.
Clear powder with iridescent sheet glass can be a powerful design tool. Learn what you can achieve by firing clear powder in contact with iridescent coatings.
Powder printing allows artists to produce archival images on glass with a range of colors, textures, and layers of transparency. This lesson is based on Stacy Lynn Smith's approach to powder printing.
Opaline sheet glass has great potential to expand the color palette in kilnforming because it has the ability to create new colors with distinct properties. Learn more about using Opaline in this lesson.
In this lesson, learn to create a broad array of hues for use in kiln-glass projects by firing two different colors of sheet glass together.
In this project-based lesson, we’ll make a basic plate with a line-based design. Using 2mm stringer and 3mm sheet glass,
In this lesson you will learn how glass flow can be controlled to spectacular effect.
Explore ways to work with part sheets and use them as design elements.
Making part sheets is like making your own fabrics for quilting - in this lesson you will learn techniques for making different kinds of part sheets and guidelines for firing them.
This introductory lesson will focus on working with three specific materials: copper leaf, silver foil, and gold foil.
In this lesson, you'll create a fused, slumped plate with diluted areas in the design.
With certain glasses, chemistries will interact to create effects and different colors than what one might anticipate. Learn about the types of possible reactions, which can prove quite useful in art and design.