I went out and bought some glass yesterday. And I’m going to end up going back and buying more this week, too, because my local glass shop is getting in some new stock later this week. What an expensive addiction this is!
The florals here were made using vetrofond black, encased with vetrofond clear, [...]
“Snorkeling in Blue Waters” This was created using effetre 034 light aquamarine, 223 mosaic green, 204 white, and vetrofond odd ocean green (which is actually that sky blue colour… so pretty!). The mosaic green is cool, it spreads out around everything it touches (as you can sort of see how it spread around the [...]
First, here is a test bead I made with the copper green odd lot, 219C (rusty candy) – reduced a lot
The unnamed set. Help! I love these colours and I need a good name.
422 Orange base with white, black, and 456 rubino oro dots
456 rubino oro, white, 422 [...]
Last night I made a huuge set. Possibly the biggest I’ve made yet. I was using light red, orange sherbet (vetrofond odd), dark yellow, pastel green, ocean blue (vetrofond odd), dark violet, and white.
Light red base
Orange sherbet base
Dark Yellow base
Pastel Green base
Sea Green base
I feel like I’m finally getting these to the point where I am ready to sell them. It’s funny how some colours seem to “work” better than others, though. Some yellows seem to distort more, as do reds and oranges. The more yellowy greens also do; darker greens seem pretty good. Periwinkle blue is great, [...]
I was working on my implosion pendants yesterday. I feel like they’re getting better. I don’t really know all the glasses I used in some of these, but I’ve tried my best to list the colours I did know.
This is two shots of the same pendant, one is lit up by the light [...]