Index of Videos

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Overview of Kiln-Glass

What Is Glass? (FREE)
What Is Kiln-Glass? (FREE)
How to Choose a Glass for Kilnforming (FREE)
The Art of Kiln-Glass (FREE)
Artists Drawing with Glass
Kiln-Glass in Architectural Settings

 

Foundational Skills

Glass Cleaning (FREE)
Glass Cutting (FREE)
G-Manu Glass Cutting System (FREE)
Fusing Basics (FREE)
Preparing Kiln Shelves (FREE)
Slumping Basics

 

Kiln Concepts & Operation

In suggested order:
Bringing Home Your New Kiln (FREE)
Kiln Operation
Kiln Shelves and Furniture
Kiln Types
Firing: Basic Principles
Firing: Basic Applications
Recommended Annealing Cycle for Bullseye Glass
(FREE)
Vitrigraph Kiln: Basic Use

 

Kilnforming & Glass Fusing Concepts

From basic to complex:
Fusing Basics (FREE)
Slumping Basics
Heatwork and Color: Sheet Glass
Heatwork and Frit
Color Reactions and Special Effects
Expanding the Color Palette: Composite Colors
Expanding the Color Palette: Opaline Overlays
Harnessing Flow in Kiln-Glass
On-Edge Strip Construction
Using Foils with Kiln-Glass
Vitrigraph Kiln: Basic Use
Working Deep 

 

Kilnforming Techniques & Projects

By title:
Clear Powder on Iridescent Sheet Glass
Designing with Part Sheets, Part 1
Designing with Part Sheets, Part 2
Dilution Solution
Drawing with Glass
Inline Plate Project
Kilncarving
Kilnforming on a Sand Bed
Kilnforming with Rod
Linear Reaction Plate
Making Part Sheets
On-Edge Strip Construction
Tint Tone Plate
Using Foils with Kiln-Glass
Working with Powders on Sheet (FREE)
Working with Frit Balls
Working with Stringer

 

Kilncasting Concepts & Techniques

By title:
Box Casting
Day of the Dead Skulls
Lost Wax Kilncasting 
Open-Faced Kilncasting 
Harnessing Flow in Kiln-Glass 
Kilnformed Container 
Pattern Bar: Flow Slab 
Pattern Bar: Segment Slab (FREE)

Coldworking Concepts & Techniques

From basic to complex:
Coldworking with Diamond Hand Laps
Coldworking with Loose Grit
Coldworking with the Wet Belt Sander
Tile Saw Basics

 

Display

Attaching French Cleats

 

Problem Solving

Dealing with Devitrification
Why Did It Break?

 

Print & Glass

In suggested order:
Screen Printing: Setup & Care
Powder Printing
Screen Printing with Enamels, Part 1
Screen Printing with Enamels, Part 2
Screen Printing with Hand-Cut Stencils
Screen Printing with Screen Filler & Drawing Fluid
Screen Printing: Setup & Care
Gum Image Transfer

 

Project-Based Lessons

Day of the Dead Skulls (Pâte de Verre)
Dilution Solution
Inline Plate Project
Kilnformed Container
Linear Reaction Plate
Tint Tone Plate

 

BECon 2013 Presentations (FREE)

Bullseye Color Stories: Dan Schwoerer, Sam Andreakos, and Ted Sawyer, moderated by Mary Kay Nitchie
Beverly Fishman (Keynote)
Rudi Gritsch
Sandra Gross
Richard Marquis
Tanja Pak with Tom Jacobs
Narcissus Quagliata
Clifford Rainey
Stacy Lynn Smith
Richard Speer
Louise Tait
James B. Thompson
Judy Tuwaletstiwa & Erik Whittemore

For more information, see BECon 2013 Sessions.

 

Artmakers (FREE)

Artist Talk: Mel Douglas
Artist Talk: Emily Nachison
Artist Talk: Clifford Rainey
Artist Talk: Nathan Sandberg
Artist Talk: Crystal Schenk

 

Artists at Work

Artists at Work: Ted Sawyer