Tag: fusing

Jul 12

Dichroic Keychains

This is what most people do with dichroic glass; they cut pieces and assemble them onto a plain background, then cap them to make pretty doohickeys. I’ve seen a lot of jewelry like this. In fact, almost all glass jewelry looks something like this. ¬† I admit, it’s amazingly pretty, but it’s so easy that …

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Jul 06

Next-To Last Beetles

So now I figured out that you have to fuse the dichro to the background glass before you cap it. ¬†Here’s what I also found–when you have iridescent glass in the background, the dichro doesn’t fuse completely flat. That means that even when you fuse it before capping it, you get blisters of air trapped …

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