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Look What You Can Do With Our New Punches!

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I’ve been collecting Fiskar Punches in my studio for years! They can help with different ways to design your glass. First, punch out different designs and shapes using 1/16” thick fiber paper to kiln carve your glass. Simply place your punch-outs under refused 6mm glass and full fuse. Second, punch shapes and designs out of resist. Use the positive or negative, adhere it to the glass and sandblast. Next, create your own stencils punching designs into stencil film and paint your unique designs on glass! Punch away! You can also use these punches for silver or copper foil! Over 30 punches...

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Double Your Dichro!!

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Just like so many times in my glassy life, I discovered this by making a clumsy mistake. I reached too high to get a project from a shelf. I should have gotten a step stool, but que sera! The project fell out of my hand and crashed to the floor. It broke in pieces. 🥺 This piece was Reed Glass tack fused onto 4x4” pieces of dichro. When I bent down to pick it up, I noticed that lots of the reed had separated from the dichro. As I was going through it, I noticed that the separated Reed glass...

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Tutorial: Sandblasting Irids

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Sandblasted Irid PlateIrid glass has a coating on the surface that shimmers and sparkles and catches the light. 

Here's a quick way to add some interest to your next project using Bullseye Irid Glass.

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How To Make Ornaments or Fusing Elements Using Shape Tiles

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Christmas Tree Ornament Made of Glass Powders and Frit Make colorful ornaments or fusing elements for your projects using Bullseye Glass powders, frit. Check out our selection of shaped tiles

There's no limit to the designs you can create using shaped tiles. This tutorial shows you how to pin fiber paper around your shape and fill it with frit to create intricate designs and shapes. 

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Quick Tip: Expand your Color Palette with Over and Underlays!

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Bullseye already makes a wide range of colors for glass fusing, but did you know that by layering transparent and opal glass you can exponentially expand your color palette? In this Quick Tip, we're using 3mm Bullseye Sheet Glass. 142 Neo-Lavender Opal A variety of transparent colors over 142 Neo-Lavender Opal:You can get some gorgeous purples without spending the money on gold! All colors are enriched and some are changed. 1442 Neo-Lavender Shift Transparent 1442 Neo-Lavender Shift Transparent over both transparent and opal colors below: 1442 bejewels transparent colors! The small top sample shows the 1442 layers over the color shown...

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