Complete instructions, patterns, material lists, and step-by-step photos for 18 projects—panels, boxes, candleholders, sun catchers, ornaments, and more—suitable for beginners. All great looking and using the newest styles of glass—many have the contemporary look popular on Etsy and Pinterest. For each project, finished project photos, full-size pattern, materials list, and technique photos and instruction are presented, along with variations of some patterns. Includes expert advice for the basic techniques of glass cutting, grinding, foiling, and soldering.
The latest title in Stackpole's bestselling Basics series, this book presents a fun, growing trend in glass crafts What type of glass to use and how to cut it; how to work with a kiln from setup to project completion; how to make your own molds and glass accents Instructions and full-size patterns for 18 projects: bowls, vases, plates, windchimes, candleholders, and more Illustrated with hundreds of step-by-step photos, a gallery of inspiring projects, and a list of glass fusing resources
Two broad categories--General Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies and Needlecrafts, Sewing, & Fiber Arts--include more than 2,500 detailed supplier listings. A comprehensive resource section features hundreds of listings for information, supplies, and publications for those in or about to become active in a crafts business.
Works designed and built by fifty architects, all 40 years of age or younger, chosen from among those submitted for the International Borromini Prize for Architecture and its section for young architects.