Instructables: exploring - living - art - glass http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:07:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Collectables Storage/ Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-Showcase/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:57:56 PDT
Glass and Steel Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-and-Steel-Art/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/J3ME/HU48989U/FIHJ3MEHU48989U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/J3ME/HU48989U/FIHJ3MEHU48989U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/J3ME/HU48989U/FIHJ3MEHU48989U.SMALL.jpg glassman15201 I have always wanted to make steel parts for my glass art. But, I did not have all the free forming tools to work the steel. That was till I found the TechShop in Pittsburgh.  I drew up the parts I needed and got the steel and off to the shop, they have all the forming tools I needed and welders to ...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:48:49 PDT
Fruit Glass Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruit-Glass-Window/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:38:31 PDT
Fantasy Wine Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Fantasy-Wine-Glasses/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 10:16:23 PDT
Autumn inspired champagne Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-inspired-champagne-Glasses/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 08:17:47 PDT
Glass Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Painting/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 12:31:10 PST
Etching On Any Surface Cheaply And Without The Use Of Chemicals http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-On-Any-Surface-Cheaply-And-Without-The-Use/
Etching On Any Surface Cheaply And Without The Use Of Chemicals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/V90V/HS3GUFBB/FYOV90VHS3GUFBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/V90V/HS3GUFBB/FYOV90VHS3GUFBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/V90V/HS3GUFBB/FYOV90VHS3GUFBB.SMALL.jpg antagonizer This is another of my proprietary processes that, up until now, I've pretty much kept to myself. I've used the Paasche air eraser for many years, and with most people using chemicals, I've turned it into a bit of a small business. I'll add a bit of an overview video at the end of this instructable s...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:12:20 PST
Cut Glass Cigar Ashtray http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-Glass-Cigar-Ashtray/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:51:31 PST
Swarovski champagne glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Swarovski-champagne-glass/
Swarovski champagne glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/EOPV/HMWVZHQD/FHAEOPVHMWVZHQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/EOPV/HMWVZHQD/FHAEOPVHMWVZHQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/EOPV/HMWVZHQD/FHAEOPVHMWVZHQD.SMALL.jpg Flecks This is a very fancy set of champagne glasses, made by me. I did unfortunately not take too many pictures while making this, but i will try to explain as good as possible.  The reason i made this set of toasting flutes (as i believe they are called), is because when my girlfriend and i were in Aus...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 09:41:53 PDT
Multi Layer/ Color LED Sign, Bioshock Themed http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Layer-Color-LED-Sign-Bioshock-Themed/
Multi Layer/ Color LED Sign, Bioshock Themed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/M6XR/HINO2N8R/FCUM6XRHINO2N8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/M6XR/HINO2N8R/FCUM6XRHINO2N8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/M6XR/HINO2N8R/FCUM6XRHINO2N8R.SMALL.jpg technokaur So, im sure many of you feel this as well, bioshock infinites themes were profound and perhaps even inspiring. Whenever something does that to me i feel inclined to ode to it (i.e my xbox speaker, daft punk signs and a violin mod youll definately want to see coming up;). As you can see this sign car...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 11:32:06 PDT
Make Glass from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Glass-from-Scratch/
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Sun, 5 May 2013 15:10:06 PDT
Laser-etched glass art with hand-coloring http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-etched-glass-art-with-hand-coloring/
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 20:29:27 PST
Laser Etching into Powder Coated Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etching-into-Powder-Coated-Glass/
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 11:47:06 PST
Powder Coating Glass - Glass Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Powder-Coating-Glass-Glass-Container/
Powder Coating Glass - Glass Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/UD2M/HD4VMEUF/FXFUD2MHD4VMEUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/UD2M/HD4VMEUF/FXFUD2MHD4VMEUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/UD2M/HD4VMEUF/FXFUD2MHD4VMEUF.SMALL.jpg tonyvelour So, you thought you could only powder coat metal? Think again! Powder coating is a great way to give a professional looking finish to metals and also to other surfaces that can safely be baked at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. You may need to finesse the process to get the glass to take the powder, but...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 19:30:48 PST
How to Make a Custom-faced Carbonite Sculpture out of Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-faced-Carbonite-Sculpture-out/
How to Make a Custom-faced Carbonite Sculpture out of Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/YUBF/H7434MEG/FTLYUBFH7434MEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/YUBF/H7434MEG/FTLYUBFH7434MEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/YUBF/H7434MEG/FTLYUBFH7434MEG.SMALL.jpg ridiculously.awesome This instructable is an abbreviated version of a previous instructable describing how to make a casted glass sculpture of Han Solo frozen in carbonite.  The twist on this will be to replace Han’s face with a model of my own. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-ridiculouslyawesome-Casted-...
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Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:20:48 PDT
Iron Man Mixed-Media Stained Glass Computer Component Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Mixed-Media-Stained-Glass-Computer-Compon/
Iron Man Mixed-Media Stained Glass Computer Component Mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/AXGG/H742SDVX/F8WAXGGH742SDVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/AXGG/H742SDVX/F8WAXGGH742SDVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/AXGG/H742SDVX/F8WAXGGH742SDVX.SMALL.jpg kymedicineman I love comic books and stained glass.  I have had this project in my mind for 3 years after learning that Iron Man movie was being made.  The Idea First was the idea.  I drew a quick sketch of what I wanted the end piece to look like. Give the man a hand Next step was trying to figure out how ...
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 08:44:09 PDT
Blissful Glass :D http://www.instructables.com/id/Our-Blissful-Dream/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/85DE/H6MER7F6/FHS85DEH6MER7F6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/85DE/H6MER7F6/FHS85DEH6MER7F6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/85DE/H6MER7F6/FHS85DEH6MER7F6.SMALL.jpg Blissful Glass Hello my name is Rex Estrada (6-28-1987), and my name is Alaina Westcott (3-19-1989). Together we are Blissful Glass, Glass for all walks of life. Our business plan is to travel cross country visiting and collaborating with other artist; as well as selling our wares. We will be getting our name out ...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 21:51:58 PDT
recycled Glass string and springs Solar glass art http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-Glass-string-and-springs-Solar-glass-art/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/U38P/H65PID6E/FP8U38PH65PID6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/U38P/H65PID6E/FP8U38PH65PID6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/U38P/H65PID6E/FP8U38PH65PID6E.SMALL.jpg GREENPOWERSCIENCE Soda glass requires annealing for larger chunks but is not required for thin glass strands and glass stings.
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 07:30:25 PDT
Bender Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Bender-Mosaic/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 21:59:23 PDT
Hello Kitty does shopping http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Kitty-does-shopping/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3ZPJ/H5ENPRIF/F6P3ZPJH5ENPRIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3ZPJ/H5ENPRIF/F6P3ZPJH5ENPRIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/3ZPJ/H5ENPRIF/F6P3ZPJH5ENPRIF.SMALL.jpg drawingsonglass Hello Kitty does shopping
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 06:41:40 PDT
Betty Boop http://www.instructables.com/id/Betty-Boop-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/XHZA/H5ENPRGF/FNZXHZAH5ENPRGF.SMALL.jpg drawingsonglass Betty Boop
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 06:35:46 PDT
To sleep perchance to dream http://www.instructables.com/id/To-sleep-perchance-to-dream/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CI28/H5ENPRDA/FP0CI28H5ENPRDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CI28/H5ENPRDA/FP0CI28H5ENPRDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CI28/H5ENPRDA/FP0CI28H5ENPRDA.SMALL.jpg drawingsonglass To sleep perchance to dream
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 06:24:56 PDT
Metal and Concrete Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-and-Concrete-Sculpture/
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 12:40:05 PDT
Casting Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-Glass/
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Thu, 10 May 2012 16:15:56 PDT
Sharing O' the Green - Irish Maiden Made in Glass ( no pun intended) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharing-O-the-Green-Irish-Maiden-Made-in-Glass-/
Sharing O' the Green - Irish Maiden Made in Glass ( no pun intended) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SMALL.jpg barefootbohemian May there always be work for your hands to do. May your purse always hold a coin or two. May the sun always shine on your windowpane. May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be near you. May God fill your heart with gladness to cheer you.   This gives m...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 11:17:32 PDT
Fused Glass Pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/Fused-Glass-Pendants/
Fused Glass Pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/UP57/GZMIUM06/FZYUP57GZMIUM06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/UP57/GZMIUM06/FZYUP57GZMIUM06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/UP57/GZMIUM06/FZYUP57GZMIUM06.SMALL.jpg barefootbohemian I have been wanting to add some glass work instructables for quite a long time.  Main reason I haven't is that when I am working in my shop, I tend to get very involved in what I am doing, and forget to take photos.  That and some of the steps probably would benefit from video and I can't do that an...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 20:46:10 PDT
How To: Stained Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Stained-Glass/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2011 12:04:59 PDT
http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Etched-Look-Glass/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2011 17:07:41 PDT
Knife Stabbed Through Liquor Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Stabbed-Through-Liquor-Bottle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/YE03/GLL4ND95/FXXYE03GLL4ND95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/YE03/GLL4ND95/FXXYE03GLL4ND95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/YE03/GLL4ND95/FXXYE03GLL4ND95.SMALL.jpg DWordDtour You may have seen glass bottle art like this on the internets or even in craft shops but never had the cash to purchase it? Well soon enough you can DIY!  I'll be posting an Instructable at a later date to show you all the secret which isn't that big of a secret at all!!!
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Sun, 27 Mar 2011 16:55:39 PDT
Make a Most Excellent Etched Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Most-Excellent-Etched-Mirror/
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Thu, 27 Jan 2011 14:21:49 PST
Animators table with light box from cheap desk. http://www.instructables.com/id/Animators-table-with-light-box-from-cheap-desk/
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Sun, 17 Oct 2010 09:57:41 PDT
Rain - An Abstract Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-An-Abstract-Piece/
Rain - An Abstract Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/CTM1/GE39IK2W/FRBCTM1GE39IK2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/CTM1/GE39IK2W/FRBCTM1GE39IK2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/CTM1/GE39IK2W/FRBCTM1GE39IK2W.SMALL.jpg RadBear This is my latest creation. An abstract version of rain. The blue glass beads on the metal spiral represent the falling rain. The rocks in the bottom of the glass vase represent soil. The blue glass beads mixed with the rocks represent the ground water rain becomes after it soaks in. The blue glas...
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Fri, 17 Sep 2010 20:13:36 PDT
Stained glass strip cutter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-glass-strip-cutter/
Stained glass strip cutter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3Z2U/GC4G16IU/FMV3Z2UGC4G16IU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3Z2U/GC4G16IU/FMV3Z2UGC4G16IU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3Z2U/GC4G16IU/FMV3Z2UGC4G16IU.SMALL.jpg morthole When you need lots of strips with the same width then this cutter, is a real help. Please note that all the measurements are in cm but all principles are the same in all measuring systems. The strip cutter can be used for glass, paper or other materials even to draw straight lines with a pencil. U...
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Tue, 3 Aug 2010 12:10:56 PDT
Etch any motive on glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-any-motive-on-glass/
Etch any motive on glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4U6W/G02LRZQ1/F0W4U6WG02LRZQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4U6W/G02LRZQ1/F0W4U6WG02LRZQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4U6W/G02LRZQ1/F0W4U6WG02LRZQ1.SMALL.jpg jungle.jane In this Instructable I want to show you how to etch any motive on glass.It is cheap, easy and a great present.Did I mention it's fun as well?You can also energize your water by etching ancient healing symbols on your drinking glasses. I hope you will enjoy trying this... Materials The materials y...
By: jungle.jane

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Sat, 26 Sep 2009 14:22:35 PDT
Stained Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Glass/
Stained Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LMPT/FWS6LFIK/FE9LMPTFWS6LFIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LMPT/FWS6LFIK/FE9LMPTFWS6LFIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LMPT/FWS6LFIK/FE9LMPTFWS6LFIK.SMALL.jpg happylue This instructable will show how to make stained glass objects. This process is good for such objects but is not recommended for windows. For this, you will need to know how to solder. You can make 3D items or sun catchers, they make great gifts. Gathering materials You will need:-A pattern (find...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2009 13:52:08 PDT
Make a stained glass mosaic portrait from a photograph. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-stained-glass-mosaic-portrait-from-a-photog/
Make a stained glass mosaic portrait from a photograph. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/AC0R/FTY4BUXO/FZYAC0RFTY4BUXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/AC0R/FTY4BUXO/FZYAC0RFTY4BUXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/AC0R/FTY4BUXO/FZYAC0RFTY4BUXO.SMALL.jpg KedaDibandion Aimed at total glass newbies, instructions on making an 8"x10" framed stained glass portrait from a photograph of your subject. Please read the supply list and the entire instructable before beginning. From start to finish you need about 3 days: one day for gluing the glass to the frame and letting ...
By: KedaDibandion

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Wed, 20 May 2009 11:17:28 PDT
Bent glass heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-glass-heart/
Bent glass heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/RDAE/FUI0X3HA/FW1RDAEFUI0X3HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/RDAE/FUI0X3HA/FW1RDAEFUI0X3HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/RDAE/FUI0X3HA/FW1RDAEFUI0X3HA.SMALL.jpg xArchersParadox So my mom works in the medical field. She also has everything that she can immediately think of wanting. Makes mother's day presents hard.For Mother's Day I decided to do something truely unique. A local scrap shop came into a crapload of glass pipettes that they were trying to sell to recycle an...
By: xArchersParadox

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Thu, 14 May 2009 15:21:42 PDT
Layered glass art http://www.instructables.com/id/Layered-glass-art/
Layered glass art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LEQD/FS8O1Q4Y/FMKLEQDFS8O1Q4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LEQD/FS8O1Q4Y/FMKLEQDFS8O1Q4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/LEQD/FS8O1Q4Y/FMKLEQDFS8O1Q4Y.SMALL.jpg ChrysN One day when I went down to the parkade of my condo to throw out the trash, I found a pane of glass leaning against the side of the dumpster. Although it had a few chips along the sides it still looked pretty good, so I thought I would rescue it from a sad (shattered) fate at the dump.I cut the gla...
By: ChrysN

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Wed, 18 Mar 2009 06:47:06 PDT
Plastic Bottle "Stained Glass" Candleholder http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bottle-quotStained-Glassquot-Candlehol/
Plastic Bottle "Stained Glass" Candleholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/KJKO/FPQLJVSB/FVQKJKOFPQLJVSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/KJKO/FPQLJVSB/FVQKJKOFPQLJVSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/KJKO/FPQLJVSB/FVQKJKOFPQLJVSB.SMALL.jpg CrystalStranger Turn those old soda bottles laying around into beautiful "stained glass" candleholders perfect for your next garden party, or a great gift, and made from materials and tools you likely have laying around the house already and would wind up getting thrown out instead of being turned into a beautiful ...
By: CrystalStranger

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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 01:22:10 PST
How to make a glass of wine in 3D with Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-glass-of-wine-with-Blender/
How to make a glass of wine in 3D with Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/UWRB/FOHXBKYP/F3MUWRBFOHXBKYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/UWRB/FOHXBKYP/F3MUWRBFOHXBKYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/UWRB/FOHXBKYP/F3MUWRBFOHXBKYP.SMALL.jpg Darkknarf In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a glass of wine with Blender, a free 3d modeling program. You can get it here.Here's a picture of the final project: first step: add a plane Open Blender and delete the cube that's there by default(it's already selected, then just press delete).A win...
By: Darkknarf

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Tue, 16 Dec 2008 07:09:57 PST
Using Fusing (Glass) http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Fusing-Glass/
Using Fusing (Glass) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/46V5/FOD6SG14/F8L46V5FOD6SG14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/46V5/FOD6SG14/F8L46V5FOD6SG14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/46V5/FOD6SG14/F8L46V5FOD6SG14.SMALL.jpg TexBot This is a basic introduction to fusing glass. Fusing is a technique of joining pieces of glass together by melting them in a kiln. Tools KilnPyrometerGlass prepared for firingFiber frax or kiln wash Load Kiln In this step, great care should be taken to ensure that the glass is properly spaced ...
By: TexBot

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Mon, 8 Dec 2008 15:18:46 PST
Fun with broken mirrors... http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-broken-mirrors/
Fun with broken mirrors... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/R1GS/FNZAC078/FSVR1GSFNZAC078.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/R1GS/FNZAC078/FSVR1GSFNZAC078.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/R1GS/FNZAC078/FSVR1GSFNZAC078.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope OK so I'm typing this with hands that have a pretty high glass content as of earlier, with some glue for good measure... This would make an interesting gift or just as something interesting for a space, it casts beautiful reflections, and it's always good fun to break stuff... Context and safety. ...
By: killerjackalope

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Mon, 1 Dec 2008 15:23:11 PST
Birdy Faberge Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdy-Faberge-Egg/
Birdy Faberge Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D0KM/FLROKIBC/FXTD0KMFLROKIBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D0KM/FLROKIBC/FXTD0KMFLROKIBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D0KM/FLROKIBC/FXTD0KMFLROKIBC.SMALL.jpg kristylynn84 This is Momma Bird in her Crystal Palace. I call her Tsarina Chirpy. (It's ironic because she's so quiet...) :-p :DThis was a crystal egg that I picked up at a thrift store and the rhinestones were all from bracelets and necklaces. :) So this is a mostly-recycled piece *i bought the bird for 1....
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Sun, 5 Oct 2008 17:16:41 PDT
Stained glass window design on Goose egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-glass-window-design-on-Goose-egg/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/985X/FLLZY6L6/F17985XFLLZY6L6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/985X/FLLZY6L6/F17985XFLLZY6L6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/985X/FLLZY6L6/F17985XFLLZY6L6.SMALL.jpg Brian Baity This carved goose egg is modeled loosely from a stained glass window I saw in an old cathedral. The two dimensional image of the window did require some changes to get it to wrap around the three dimensional egg. It is cut by hand with a high speed cutting tool. There are 96 separate holes in the sh...
By: Brian Baity

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Sat, 27 Sep 2008 20:22:43 PDT
Mosaic Glass Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Glass-Egg/
Mosaic Glass Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/97R4/FL612MB1/FPQ97R4FL612MB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/97R4/FL612MB1/FPQ97R4FL612MB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/97R4/FL612MB1/FPQ97R4FL612MB1.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I used glass cobbles and tiles to create a stained glass appearance for this egg. Using a mosaic tile technique by gluing the glass pieces onto the egg and then applying grout, I then placed an LED inside to light the whole thing up. I was impressed at how nicely an egg glows with an Led in it, wh...
By: ChrysN

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Wed, 24 Sep 2008 06:39:48 PDT
Illuminated Stained Glass Faberge Style Egg - Full Instructable (UPDATED!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Stained-Glass-Faberge-Style-Egg-Full/
Illuminated Stained Glass Faberge Style Egg - Full Instructable (UPDATED!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SMALL.jpg RadBear This is my egg. It was partially inspired by the Coronation Egg and the Hoof Egg. I saw the Coronation Egg as part of a Faberge exhibit that my Mom dragged me to years ago. I went along to be a good son not thinking it would be that interesting as I knew nothing about the Faberge Eggs at that time. ...
By: RadBear

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Mon, 22 Sep 2008 19:39:37 PDT
Illuminated Stained Glass Faberge Style Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Stained-Glass-Faberge-Style-Egg/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/SWK5/FLA1LC1D/F6SSWK5FLA1LC1D.SMALL.jpg RadBear This is my egg and first slide show. I was going to do an ible, but it would be a novel. And not a short one. Think of something akin to Crime and Punishment. This egg was partially inspired by the Coronation Egg and the Hoof Egg. The interior has a sort of King of the Sea motif. Enjoy!!!Full Instru...
By: RadBear

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Thu, 18 Sep 2008 19:50:14 PDT
Etch Your Own Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-Your-Own-Mirror/
Etch Your Own Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/BBGJ/FK75D3DX/FBDBBGJFK75D3DX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/BBGJ/FK75D3DX/FBDBBGJFK75D3DX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/BBGJ/FK75D3DX/FBDBBGJFK75D3DX.SMALL.jpg claytontheaggie Ever looked at a mirror in your home and thought it needed something more? Here you will find a technique in glass etching! Add your own custom design and text to glass! Gather Materials I will be using a technique very similar, almost identical, in fact, to that seen in this instructablethis ins...
By: claytontheaggie

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Fri, 22 Aug 2008 17:44:16 PDT
Glass Dining Room Table "Etching" http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Dining-Room-Table-Etching/
Glass Dining Room Table "Etching" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Y1D4/FI9N7RA5/F57Y1D4FI9N7RA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Y1D4/FI9N7RA5/F57Y1D4FI9N7RA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Y1D4/FI9N7RA5/F57Y1D4FI9N7RA5.SMALL.jpg Code128 A time consuming way to make a plain glass table (or any piece of glass) so much cooler. Supplies you'll need include: Spraypaint (Matte Black) Painters Tape (Blue) X-ACTO Knife (360 rotation head) or other razor type knife Sharpies/Pencils etc. Patience Flip the table over. You want to be w...
By: Code128

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Sat, 5 Jul 2008 23:30:20 PDT
Waffle Iron Adapted into MIni Kiln...or...The Bavarian Bead Buster! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waffle-Iron-Adapted-into-MIni-Kiln...or...The-Bava/
Waffle Iron Adapted into MIni Kiln...or...The Bavarian Bead Buster! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/P6AB/F5Y3YSI5/FW1P6ABF5Y3YSI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/P6AB/F5Y3YSI5/FW1P6ABF5Y3YSI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/P6AB/F5Y3YSI5/FW1P6ABF5Y3YSI5.SMALL.jpg bonecholampworks As a lampworker/glassworker, I needed an annealing kiln that was more portable than my huge Paragon kiln, for travel & show work. Here's my quick, easy & economical alternative. This is my first instructable - so please bear with! PLEASE NOTE: SOME OF THE STEPS INVOLVED CAN BE DANGEROUS!!! READ T...
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