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2015 Double Helix Garage Box – To.b

Double Helix To.b
– Fast Reduction
– Repeated Reduction for best effects
– Metallic, opalescence and iridescence

For this test I did not batch anneal, I’m using my Paragon which allows me to go flame to kiln. 2,481 more words

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2015 Double Helix Garage Box – Be.a

Double Helix Be.a
– Slow Striking
– Kiln Striking
– Yields organic silvery brown tones
– Yields organic blue lustre tones

What struck me most about Be.a was that it has a really terribly, exhaustively long striking time before you can reduce it and get it to lustre up. 1,347 more words

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2015 Double Helix Garage Box - Cl/Dk.a and Cl/Oda

Double Helix Cl/Dk.a
Purple, magenta, blue and silver blue effects with opalescence under encasement
Fast Reduction

Double Helix Cl/Oda
Pink, golden yellow, pale green and golden brown effects with opalescence under encasement… 2,188 more words

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First Online Bench Sale – Success!

My first online Bench Sale was week was a success! A heartfelt thank you for all your support! I hope to do one twice a year depending on my teaching, demonstration, and show schedules for I usually do not have enough inventory to do more than one venue! 52 more words


2015 Double Helix Garage Box – Sk2.a

Striking Glass (Kiln striking)
Pain in the arse

I’m putting it out there, right up front: I hate this glass.

Okay, not really anymore but I felt that way during the testing phase at first. 1,952 more words

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