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I've been working with boro glass on a torch for about seventeen years, and I mainly make objects on a smaller scale. Glass works well with my enthusiasm for color design and large torches, and I enjoy making detailed items on a smaller scale as well as paperweights and bowls.

Flameworking, also known as lampworking, is usually a smaller scale sort of operation than full size glassblowing, which is known as furnace or offhand work. The flamework designation covers all sorts of styles and methods, including blowing, sculpting, mandrel bead making and more. All of the coloration in the glass works I make is created with colored glass, which is made by mixing metal oxides with clear glass.

Each piece is entirely hand formed, and with so many variables, including physical…

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  • Joined January 6, 2007

Favorite materials

Glass, Simax, Copper, Agate, Pyrex, Silver, Jasper, Boro, Borosilicate, Control Structures

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LievanoGlass
Flameworked Boro Glass Pendants and Beads...

About

Thanks for stopping by my shop!

I've been working with boro glass on a torch for about seventeen years, and I mainly make objects on a smaller scale. Glass works well with my enthusiasm for color design and large torches, and I enjoy making detailed items on a smaller scale as well as paperweights and bowls.

Flameworking, also known as lampworking, is usually a smaller scale sort of operation than full size glassblowing, which is known as furnace or offhand work. The flamework designation covers all sorts of styles and methods, including blowing, sculpting, mandrel bead making and more. All of the coloration in the glass works I make is created with colored glass, which is made by mixing metal oxides with clear glass.

Each piece is entirely hand formed, and with so many variables, including physical construction and the chemistry of the glass and heat sources, no two pieces are ever quite alike!

After the torching process, all of the glass is annealed in a digitally controlled kiln.

Shipping Info: Within the United States, I tend to ship First Class mail with insurance or Delivery Confirmation. I will use Priority for larger orders, and can ship different ways to suit your needs if desired. Gift wrapping or shipping are available.

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