Tag Archive: bottle

Jan 16

Secret Shrine

secret shrine

  This started out being the least favorite of my three shines that I made, and turned out to be the most favorite. My goal was to try to use different materials for the surrounding frame, and decide which one was the best. ¬†For this one, I used two part epoxy paste. It comes in …

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Apr 03

Fluted Top Bottle

fluted top bottle

Dave Vogt, the glassblowing instructor at the Mesa Art Center, demonstrated a “roman bottle” which is a technique for quickly making a long-necked bottle. I must have made a half dozen of these, only two of which came out without cracking. I figured if I kept practicing, I’d get it. I got frustrated after a …

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