lampwork glass jewelry

Panama City, Panama | 27 Sales


lampwork glass jewelry

Panama City, Panama 27 Sales On Etsy since 2010

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Gabriela Arosemena

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Gabriela Arosemena

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Last updated on Aug 20, 2017

Hi! Thank you for visiting my online shop! I am currently updating my stock.

Contact me for anythinggg! :)


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About PinceldeFuego

Sales 27
On Etsy since 2010

my melting story

I started melting glass in 2010 after getting obsessed with glass beads which I had from a bracelet that I was gifted as a child. Eventually some broke and I turned it into a necklace. Wearing this necklace one day I decided I would learn how to make these beads, no matter what. I started searching "how to" on Google, and in a matter of days I thought I'd seen every video on YouTube, read every answer in every forum, and knew enough to actually get into this "hobby"... So I ordered supplies online, since there are none to buy in Panama... and it all began as soon as the package arrived at the post office. The journey I would embark on, was like nothing I had expected.

Read about my hilarious first day at lampworking, and more, here:

Over the past years I have burned and cut myself, run out of gas at really inconvenient times, wasted materials, pushed through my limits and experimented with different colors, techniques, torches, and styles. I cannot say I have arrived yet - I am still learning and having so much fun.
I learned SO MUCH and made so many friends on this great resource called Now I'm Facebook friends with some of the world's amazing glass artists and it still feels unreal.
In 2017 I was finally able to take my first real class in Murano, under renown glass artist Davide Penso. Later in Mexico, I ran into Romero Gurman and took a class there too.

This journey... is still just beginning!

Shop members

  • Gabriela Arosemena Lachman

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Photographer, Shipping & Handling, Customer Relations, Budjet, Materials Manager, Safety And Sanitation Department, Research, Marketing, Glass Melter.

    This is a one woman show! I don't know how I could possibly describe myself or give you a history of my life in 250 characters or less. I guess I can say, I love art. I love anything that has to do with producing beautiful designs, and learning.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 24, 2018
Hello and welcome to my shop!
I am (currently) a 31 year old artist living and working in Panama.

My glass beads are handmade by melting glass rods over a flame. No two pieces can ever be exactly the same.

Take a look around and feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments! :)

Accepted payment methods

  • Other Method
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale
Returns and exchange details
I love making my beads and jewelry and I want you to be happy with them. If, for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with your order, please contact me so we can try to work out a solution. If the problem is unsolvable, you can return the item in new condition and receive a refund.
I currently take four forms of payment:

1. PayPal.

2. Credit card - If you are new to PayPal or would just like to use a credit card, follow the instructions provided here:

3. Online banking (PANAMA ONLY). Place your order, after which I will send you my account information and you can make the deposit. You can pick it up, or I can deliver it to you personally, no problem. We can arrange this easily through your preferred form of communication.

4. Cash (PANAMA ONLY). Place your order. You can pay upon delivery or pickup. We can arrange this easily through your preferred form of communication.

I need to receive a payment for a purchase within 5 days of the purchase date. I will probably contact you on the second day. Purchases that are not paid for within the 5 days, will be re-listed and the sale will be canceled.
I ship worldwide and offer the lowest shipping rate possible. Items will absolutely be rushed to the post office within the next available 2 business days, unless I message you about it to let you know if I can't for any reason.

After my processing time, please expect a MINIMUM of 14 days for arrival.

If these MINIMUM times are unacceptable for you then please do not purchase from me. Please don't give me a low rating for something which is out of my control. :)

If you would like to request shipping via DHL or another fast shipping service, that can be arranged, it will be significantly more expensive.

I do everything I can to make sure your order arrives safely!

Your items will be carefully packaged in new or reused materials.