Glass fusing has rapidly grown in popularity over the past few years. If you want to know more about this "Hot" craft, you have come to the right place. Sometimes referred to as fused glass, warm glass, or kiln work, this craft involves molding and manipulating glass inside a kiln.
Fused glass is not only beautiful to behold, but participating in the forming of these pieces is breath-taking. Manipulating pieces of glass to bend and form into shapes can really feed the creative juices.
Do you want to learn all the techniques of warm glass? What is fused glass? What is glass slumping? What items are necessary? What do some of these terms mean? If you are looking for answers to these and other kiln work related questions, then you have come to the right place.
When I became interested in fused glass, a search of the internet delivered bits and pieces of information, but no central place where questions could be answered and instructions are simple for beginners just learning this craft. The technical terms can be overwhelming and confusing.
I wanted to create a site where I could share what I have learned and assist others in understanding the various processes. I hope these pages will help you, and spare you hours of web searching aggravation. The easiest way to learn warm glass or slumping, is to just take it slow and move through the information at your own pace.
The pages will give you a basic knowledge of the diverse methods and procedures and to assist you in your progress. Glance through and familiarize yourself on the different processes and techniques. The Site Map provides a listing of the pages located under each navigation bar listing. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me using the contact page, located on the navigation bar.
Are you looking for just the right supplier for all your kiln formed glass art needs? The page on Art Glass Supplies will assist you in your search for just the right supplier for all your art and crafts supplies. From kilns to all the essential supplies, these sites can aid you in getting started and continuing your adventure.
Explore the Fused Glass Supplies page to discover how to make your own supplies or find out items around the house that can be used in fusing. These items can save you money on your fusing expenses.
Have you taken a class, or been to an incredible warm glass store? Share this experience with others on the Review a Fusing Glass Store or Class page! Looking for and finding great classes and stores is a tedious task. Help others to find terrific places to purchase glass, or take informative classes. Read and review what others have to say about fabulous fused glass stores and classes around the world.
Check out the Project Patterns section for current listings of the procedures and patterns that can be accomplished using a kiln. From beginner, intermediate and advanced tasks to Hawaiian themed ventures, glass bugs, and seasonal designs, these pages are jammed packed with projects and designs for fused glass.
Take your time and enjoy the journey. After reviewing and studying different sections, you will have a much better understanding about kiln formed glass art and how you can accomplish this sizzling hot craft.
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