Making Glass Beads

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Lark Books, 1997 - Crafts & Hobbies - 112 pages
2 Reviews
"Jenkins' beads are little glass gems made using standard glassworking supplies....She gives...instructions for plain glass "millefiori

(thousand flowers), sculpted beads, and others. Photographs of museum-quality beads...provide an eye-opening look at beads as art." "Library Journal

. ."..launches into the basics...graduating from the complex...every step of the process is accompanied by color photographs. There is enough detail to make unsuspecting readers into addicts....An excellent introduction."-- "Booklist

. 128 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10.

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User Review  - seph - LibraryThing

This book is an excellent value for someone wanting to try their hand at making glass beads. All the beginner information is presented in good detail here, from equipment to supplies to technique. If you're new to lampwork, you can't go wrong with Cindy Jenkins' book. Read full review


User Review  - cynthia13 -

I have owned a copy of this book for about 2.5 years but just recently purchased a quantity from Overstocks for students. This was one of my first books on the subject and I found it to be very ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Jenkins is the owner of hot head glass, a mail-order glass company.

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