Copper Foiling Tools for Stained Glass : Size of Soldering Iron Tips

Hi, we’re talking on copper foiling today and we’re talking about our soldering iron. Specifically, right now I’d like to touch on the different sizes of tips that you can use, because there are different tips for different projects. For copper foiling you would use probably a smaller iron that you would for your big […]

Can You Melt Obsidian and Cast a Sword?

Over the past few months I’ve been working on this video as a follow-up to user comments on a previous video on if it’s possible to cast obsidian. This proved to be a major challenge that took six attempts, broke multiple crucibles and two different kilns. But I didn’t want to stop until I finally […]

Verzelini Goblet | Techniques of Renaissance Venetian-Style Glassworking

The cup begins with a rather large gather of clear glass on the end of a blowpipe. The glass is marvered back and forth on the cold, metal surface. Air is blown into the blowpipe gradually, and the tip is marvered to make it pointed and to cool the glass. The rubber blow hose is […]

How To: Mix Epoxy Glue for Glass

Hi. I’m Simon from Warm Glass UK. I often speak to people who are having trouble with epoxy glue. So in this video, I’m going to explain to you how to get the best from your epoxy glue. The most important thing is preparation. For this you’ll need pure Acetone and you’ll need something to […]

How To Powder Coat Glass – Great for Projects & Decorations – Eastwood

powder coatings for more than car parts and today we decided to test a few methods of powder coating glass powder coating needs a conductor to attract the powder which is why it works so well on metal glass is an insulator not a conductor in an attempt to trick the powder and sticking to […]

Start a Fire With a Water Bottle

Normally, we’d think of using water to put out a fire, but in this video, you’ll learn how to use water water to start them. If you’re ever lost in a survival situation, here’s a little trick you’re gonna be so glad to know. To practice this technique we’ll use 3 sheets of paper, and […]