Bethlehem Burners has been manufacturing burners for over 60 years. Recently, Bethlehem has decided to completely revamp its entire line of torches. They have been upgraded to accommodate the modern flame worker. All Bethlehem torches are constructed out of stainless steel. This not only makes the torches a beautiful piece in any shop, but they are stronger and more heat… read more →
Watch as Jesse demonstrates the Apollo Ring Saw from Gemini Saw Co. The Apollo Ring Saw is a hybrid between Gemini’s Revolution XT and Taurus 3 saws. The saw uses cartridges that allow for fast and easy switching without the use of any extra tools, or needing to make adjustments. You can swap out blades with a couple simple steps… read more →
Have you ever seen glass pendants or beads in a shop and thought that you could do that, you could blow glass? Yes, you can learn how to blow glass, and ABR Imagery has the tools to help you get there. Create your own beads, pendants, and artwork with the knowledge and product of ABR Imagery! All that is needed… read more →
Watch as multiple glass sculptures are created in this video. From Pigs, to Horses, to Fish, Dragons, Snowmen, and more, there is sure to be a creative idea or two when seeing these people in action. Video/Images: Youtube/Eckert
Glas from Aeon Video on Vimeo. 1959 Academy Award Winning Film “Glas” contrasts artisans and machines as we watch hand made crystal by the Royal Leerdam Glass Factory set against a second half of automation in bottle making in the Netherlands. The documentary is supported by a jazz soundtrack with unique edits in film timing to carry the music. Fun to… read more →
Some assorted techniques and pieces for your enjoyment! Did you get an idea for a project? Let us help you with the supplies to make it happen. Video/Image: Amazing Technology
Join Me In Supporting: Ross & the ABR Crew fundraising for 2015 Romp Mud Run & 5K "Romp At Riddle Point- Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington Indiana" Learn More Fundly is about "crowdfunding for all". We believe anyone is capable of raising money for the people, places and things they care about. Fundly is free to start, easy… read more →
Do you enjoy watching others as they create? It is good to study the techniques and ideas of others in order to develop and create your own unique and personal style. http://www.davidwightglassart.com/
As you watch this, think about artists you know that do not know how to work with glass. Do they have a design you admire that you could help them take from the 2D illustrated world into the 3D world of glass? Would love to see you document it like this video and share it soon.
Would love to see some of you create a Millefiori Glass Paperweight. No pressure with the cane stretching though. Love the detail and the craftsmanship that goes in to creating one of the unique paperweights.