Whether you’re a newcomer to
fusing or an experienced warm glass artist, Contemporary Warm Glass is an
invaluable guide to developing and improving your warm glass skills.
Contemporary Warm Glass, the
first totally new book on fusing, slumping, and kiln forming techniques in
nearly a decade, has instructions on all aspects of this fascinating glass
field, featuring techniques and processes for:
fusing and slumping projects, such as making coasters, tiles, bowls, and platters
Information on materials, from kilns to molds to types of glass and
essential safety equipment
instructions for compatibility testing and annealing, including master
firing schedules for fusing, slumping, and kiln casting
Information about more advanced techniques, such as inclusions, pattern
bars, decals, combing, and using drop rings
An introduction to kiln casting and glass painting, with techniques such
as pate de verre, lost wax casting, and screen printing on glass
Hundreds of tips and suggestions, from troubleshooting to making your
own supplies, stringer, shards and confetti.
Complete with over 150 full
color photographs, including over 90 photos of inspirational contemporary
warm glass artwork from artists throughout the world.
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