It's been a few years since Caitlin and I have taken our yearly lamp working class with Stephanie Maddalena at Hudson Beach Glass. We spent two days in January making glass beads using a propane torch and some low temperature glass rods. Here are the results.
Just out of the kiln. From upper left, clockwise:
Encased silver foil over black and blue; tiny jelly fish aquarium; blue encased swirl; medium jelly fish aquarium with green frit and encased with clear; implosion with green frit
Blurry close up of Jelly Fish aquarium
Necklaces and bracelets. Original lamp worked beads, and commercial beads. Silver beads and findings. Strung on waxed cord.