Handmade Holidays

Thanksgiving Fused Glass Napkin Ring

March 19, 2018

Makes 1 Fused Glass Napkin Ring   Materials • Fuseworks Microwave Kiln • Fuseworks Hot Mitts • Fuseworks Kiln Paper • Fuseworks Variety Colors 90 Coe Fusible Glass Sheets • Fuseworks Multi Color Stringer 90 Coe • Fuseworks 90 Coe Variety Colors 1" Fusible Rounds • Napkin Ring of your choice • Craft Glue • Jennifer Mosaics Wheeled Glass Nippers • Studio Pro Pistol Grip Glass Cutter • Studio Pro 1" Running Pliers • E6000 Glue • Latex Free Gloves ...

Easter Egg Hunt Stained Glass Panel Free Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Project Tips   Before you begin, find a place to work that has great ventilation where you can open a window and use a fan.   An area safe from children and pets is recommended.   The less you move an unfinished project, the less likely you are to have damage.   Here’s a great place to be creative! For the Easter eggs, use various colors and styles of art glass. Fused glass, embellished with stringers and frit, make great decorated Easter eggs. Fusing is the process of heating two or ...

Penguin Glass Bead

March 20, 2018

Flurry Glass Bead  Materials Needed: • Moretti glass rods: black, white and yellow • One each black, yellow and white stringers • 1 Fireworks Beginner Beadmaking Kit • Protective eyewear • Mandrels coated in bead release Directions: Step 1: To form a base bead, heat a mandrel and apply 1” of black glass. Heat thoroughly and use the flat marvering tool to shape the bead into a barrel about 1/2 to 3/4” inches long. (FIG. 1, You can find examples on the pdf file link under the tit...

Valentines Day Framed Glass Wall Art

January 29, 2019

Created by Nelly Arteaga for Diamond Tech     *YOU NEED TO USE FUSEWORKS CRAFT KILN FOR THIS PROJECT Materials FW912 90 COE ½” Fusible Glass Chips- Warm Colors FW915 90 COE ½” Fusible Glass Chips- Clear Dichroic FW999 Fuseworks Craft Kiln Kiln Paper Craft Glue or fusing Glue A Shadow Box Frame E6000 Glue or super strong double-sided tape     Directions 1. Pick the ½” fused glass colors you would like to use to make your hearts. Tip: creating differe...

Dia De Los Muertos Stained Glass Panel Project Guide

March 12, 2019

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Panel A Precision 2000 Mixed Media Project   By: Andy Spencer Skill Level: 5   Materials 1 Chip Board 11 ½ x 17 2 Sheets – Studio Pro G41-2 Red 1 Sheet – Studio Pro GA146 Purple 1 Sheet – Studio Pro G401 White Glass Gems Large and Small Charmers Wiggles Black Patina Tinned Copper Wire (gauge 14) Black Sanded Grout White Spray Paint 54” Lead Came Flux and Flux Brush   Tools Precision 2000 or...