and Projects for the Art of Melting Glass
written by Joan Gordon
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd | ISBN 9781861088109
Paperback – 176 pages
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Learn how to create your own beautiful collection of jewellery or pieces to brighten up your home with the traditional - and increasingly popular - art of lampwork. This book includes everything you need to know about lampwork, from the history of the craft, to safety and materials, to various bead shapes and decorative techniques. The author, Joan Gordon, formerly Editor of Making Jewellery magazine, has gathered together 14 of the most accomplished glassmakers from around the world to guide you safely through each technique and project. With their expert advice, clearly laid out instructions, 26 stunning projects in total and a gallery of examples, you'll have all the know-how and inspiration you need to get started, in this one book.