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Sandblasting Basics

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Sandblasting is a technique that alters the surface of glass with a high-pressure stream of abrasive material. It's a versatile process with a wide range of possible applications and effects.

In this lesson, you'll learn reasons to consider sandblasting a piece, how sandblasting can alter surface quality, and how to properly and effectively sandblast a project.

We'll also cover ways to further finish a sandblasted surface. Finally, we'll cover a variety of textural and visual effects that sandblasting makes possible.

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