Beadmaking

Its A Charmer!

March 20, 2018

It’s A Charmer! By: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: 5 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours →PROJECT TIP • Wear Safety glasses when using glass crafting tools • Always read and follow Beadmaking Kit safety instructions and warnings. • Sometimes sharp points form on a finished bead; remove these with a metal file. MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Fuseworks™ Beginner Beadmaking Kit • Fuseworks™ Filigree Pink Glass Rod • Fuseworks™ Filigree Black Glass Rod • F...

Wine Charm

March 20, 2018

Supplies: • Assorted Moretti Glass Rods • Silver or Gold Looped Earring Wires • Embellishments Tools: • Fireworks Beadmaking Kit • Protective Eyewear • MAPP Gas Cylinder Hot Tip: Read and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used. Use photo as a guide when making project. Basic Bead Technique Begin by warming a glass rod in the flame. (Fig. 1) NOTE: Wear safety glasses. Starting 3"-4" from flame, gradually bring the tip of the glass towards the blue flame. Wor...