Bottle Cutter Project Guides

Wine Bottle Luminary Free G2 Bottle Cutter Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Materials Clear Glass Wine Bottle Krylon Frosted Glass paint 1 Bottle Art Kit - Luminary   Tools Generation Green (G2) Bottle Cutter   Basic Supplies Rubberbands of different widths Desired Embellisments →project Tips Always, wear safety goggles when using glass-crafting tools. Everyday eyeglasses have only impact resistant lenses. To ensure top performance keep your bottle cutter blade oiled.   Instructions Read and carefully follow the instructions contained within the G...

“Cool Brew” Beer Glass

March 20, 2018

“Cool Brew” Beer Glass A Generation Green Recycling Project PROJECT TITLE: “Cool Brew” Beer Glass Won’t Dad be surprised when he sees what the Easter Bunny left him this year! Create this basket featuring his favorite brews along with an eco-friendly beer glass made entirely from a recycled glass bottle. DESIGNED BY: Andy Spencer SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 2 TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 Hours PROJECT TIP: · Always, wear safety goggles when using g...

Beaded Votives

March 20, 2018

BY: Rita Schwab SKILL LEVEL: 4 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 3 – 7oz bottles (I used Little Kings Beer Bottles) • Studio Pro ¼” Copper Foil • Silver plated wire • 6 silver head pins • Assorted beads • Craft Stick or Fid • Flux brush • Flux • 60/40 Solder TOOLS • Generation Green (g2 ) Bottle Cutter • Soldering Iron • Soldering Iron Stand (optional) • Needle-nose Pliers BASIC SUPPLIES Ruler, Sharpie or mar...

Bottoms Up!

March 20, 2018

PROJECT TITLE: Bottoms Up! This project was based on a stained glass technique called Dalle De Verre. A technique invented in the mid- 20th century of setting large, thick pieces of cast glass into a frame of reinforced concrete or epoxy resin. Our rendition of this technique uses recycled glass bottles instead of cast glass. It is a modern version of an old world technique producing an illusion of thick glass beaming with color. DESIGNED BY: Jeanne Baruth  SKILL LEVEL: 3 (Adult 1-5: 1 bein...

Glass Domes & Candle Shelter

March 20, 2018

“Cheese Please!”  Glass Domes & Candle Shelter A Generation Green Recycling Project PROJECT TITLE: Glass Domes & Candle Shelter DESIGNED BY: Rita Schwab SKILL LEVEL: 3 (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult)  TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 hours → PROJECT TIP: · Always, wear safety goggles when using glass-crafting tools. Everyday eyeglasses have only impact resistant lenses. · To ensure top performance keep your bottle cutter blade oiled. · Clean the cut bottles in ...

Harvest Votives

March 20, 2018

BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 5 hours →PROJECT TIP • Always, wear safety goggles when using glass-crafting tools. Everyday eyeglasses have only impact resistant lenses. • To ensure top performance keep your bottle cutter blade oiled.  MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Generation Green (g2) Bottle Cutter • 1 pkg. – 5oz Jennifer’s Mosaic Assorted Cathedral Glass Chips • Jennifer’s Mosaic Wheeled Glass Nippers • Stained Glass Fo...

Upcycled Hanging Herb Garden

March 20, 2018

Upcycled Hanging Herb Garden BY Lauren DiSanza SKILL LEVEL: 2.5 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours (does not include drying time) →PROJECT TIP • Always, wear safety goggles when using glass-crafting tools. Everyday eyeglasses have only impact resistant lenses. • To ensure top performance keep your bottle cutter blade oiled. MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 3 - 1.5 Liter Wine Bottles •Corks • 33 yards of jute • Elmer’sGlue • Marker • Craft or Newspaper •...