Custom glass tiles can lend instant style to just about any household setting. But for that style to last, proper installation is necessary. In this subscription video, we team up with the experts at Hawthorne Tile to demonstrate the material-specific procedures used by industry leaders when installing glass tile.
In this fun and easy project-based lesson you will learn how to create a segment slab, cut it into cross-sectional pieces and use them to design and make finished work.
Learn about the characteristics of Cascade sheet glass, methods for cutting narrow strips, and how to make a plate with a chevron design.
Line, shape, texture, form, and color. These Elements of Design are the basic components that make up an artwork.
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.
What should you expect when the part sheet is thicker than 3mm or if the surface is bumpy and irregular? Learn how to navigate these design choices in this lesson.
In this project-based lesson, we’ll work with stringer to create a simple and pleasing line-based design. In this lesson you
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.
Learn how to create a kilncarved design using ceramic fiber paper, how to fire and finish a piece of work, and how glass behaves at the various temperatures used in this basic forming method.
In this lesson, you'll create a fused, slumped plate with diluted areas in the design.
Boiling glass radically exceeds the parameters of Bullseye's tests for compatibility. Still, we know people do it. We decided to do a project involving the so-called boiling of glass to provide practical guidelines for success.