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Behind the Torch: The Origins of Lampwork Beads

Lampwork beads, the radiant glass beads adorning jewelry and art pieces, have a name that, at first glance, might not reveal much about their captivating creation. Delve deeper into the captivating world of these glassy wonders, and you'll discover the intriguing history on how they got her name.
October 14, 2023 — Stephanie White
Demystifying Lampworking: Exploring Types of Glass

Demystifying Lampworking: Exploring Types of Glass

Lampworking, the art of manipulating molten glass using a torch flame, offers endless possibilities for artistic expression. As a lampworker, understanding the characteristics and differences among various types of glass is essential for achieving desired results in your creations. In this article, we will delve into some of the prominent glass brands used in lampworking, including Moretti (Effetre), Creation is Messy, Double Helix, Reichenbach, and Oceanside.
July 13, 2023 — Stephanie White