Creative Lampwork : Techniques and Projects for the Art of Melting Glass Paperback
by Joan Gordon
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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, full colour throughout, 250 photographs
- Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2010
- Category: Pottery, ceramics & glass crafts
- ISBN: 9781861088109