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Day 24: Heading Down the Home Stretch

Day 24: Heading Down the Home Stretch
Today I assembled my Ikea lanterns. In the Kiln: Jewelry Starts for executive gifts. Also on the agenda today: Shopping! I still don't have the bac...

Day 23: Ikea Lantern Inserts & Gluing Up Our Mille Slice Jewelry Starts

Day 23: Ikea Lantern Inserts & Gluing Up Our Mille Slice Jewelry Starts
In the Kiln Today: Ikea Lantern inserts. I also glued up some of my mille slice jewelry starts I made two types of earrings. These big ones and som...

Project Guide: Ikea Lantern Inserts

Project Guide: Ikea Lantern Inserts
  This project utilizes the Borrby lantern (black or white) in either small or large. These currently sell on Ikea for $7.99 and $14.99. 1. Gently...

Project Guide: Dots Plate

Project Guide: Dots Plate
Base: 6x6" (any color)Second layer border: two 1/2" x 6" strips; two 1/2" x 5" stripsSecond layer dots: number and color of choiceSecond layer fill...

Project Guide: Working Glass Plate

Project Guide: Working Glass Plate
This is a great beginner project. I call these "working glass" projects because the glass does the work for you! It's easy! Take a base color (...

Project Guide: Subtle Movement Plate

Project Guide: Subtle Movement Plate
Subtle Movement This is a quick plate but one that people always seem to be drawn to. To create this plate, select a sheet of glass that has gentle...

Project Guide: Spectrum Gift Plate

Project Guide: Spectrum Gift Plate
Base 6x6" WhiteCorners 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" Clear (four pieces)Ribbon: One strip 6x1" Two strips 2 1/2" by 1" Any colorFree form bow pieces: center is 1...

Project Guide: Sunday Morning Plate

Project Guide: Sunday Morning Plate
This one was inspired by the stained glass windows of my youth. The fun little corner detail (the line between the blue and yellow) was a happy acc...

Project Guide: Lady Bug Picnic Plate

Project Guide: Lady Bug Picnic Plate
Ladybug Picnic ~ All Done In Spectrum System 96 Glass 1 six by six inch base (I used icicle clear)1 five by five inch sheet for the center top of t...

Day 17-22: Plates, Plates, Plates

Day 17-22: Plates, Plates, Plates
The next six days are dedicated to plates.  Day 1: Lady Bug Picnic (Fuse) (Click for guide) Day 2: Lady Bug Picnic (Slump) Day 3: Sunday Morning (F...

Day 16 Millefiori Jewelry Starts & Add a Bead Bracelets & Gifts

Day 16 Millefiori Jewelry Starts & Add a Bead Bracelets & Gifts
In the kiln today: 104 COE Millefiori Slices. I'll contour fuse these in my baby kiln. I turn it on five and watch them until they are the desired ...

Quick Tips: Add a Bead Bracelets & Gifts

Quick Tips: Add a Bead Bracelets & Gifts
For each bracelet: One Add a Bead bracelet finding or Silver Plated Bangle  Hugger beads (if desired)  These gorgeous bracelets go together in seco...