Video Tutorials for Glass Making and Combining Glass and Metal Clay

This page has links to videos or embedded videos that have valuable information, tutorials and projects about glass making. Some of these tutorials are for using glass with metal clay and others show basic techniques for making your own glass cabochons and beads. All links open in a new window.

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Advanced lampworking - Delphi Glass

Video clip taken from Essential Beadmaking DVD. Shows some advanced lampworking techniques. Wonderful to watch an expert in action!

Basic Encased Lampwork Bead

How to make a basic encased lampwork glass bead. Tutorial by UK glass artist Laura Sparling.


The Creative Glass Guild

Nice range of simple video's showing how to cut glass, how to bend stringers and how to use a cutters mate.

Cutting glass - Delphi Glass

Video showing how to cut glass in a curve.

Dichroic Fusing - AAE Glass

Tanya Veit from AAE Glass shows how to use their glass fusing scrap packs to layer dichroic glass to make multi layered fused glass pieces.


Drilling Holes in Glass


Glass Fusing Introduction - Delphi Glass

Great little video introduction to glass fusing. Goes through all the basic tools and materials.

Glass Fusing - Delphi Glass

Great video about how to fuse glass. Lots of information about the types of fusing.

How to use silver settings with fused glass - AAE Glass

AAE Glass shows how to create and cut fused glass jewelry to fit into silver findings with inlays and recessed areas.


Inside Out Dot Bead Tutorial

Want to know how to make an inside-out boro bead? Shannon Hill shows you how! Also includes demo on fuming. If you've ever wanted to find out some of the basics of borosilicate beadmaking, you'll enjoy this.


Lampworking - Delphi Glass

Useful little video showing lampworking. Takes some of the fear out of the use of a hot head torch.

Lampworking with dichroic glass - Delphi Glass

16 minute video showing working with dichroic glass in lampworking. The commentary is very good but it would have been better to get more of a close up on the actual work in the flame from the very beginning. At about eight minutes in you start to get close up's of the work which are much better. Nevertheless, this is a mini-masterclass in lampworking with dichroic glass and intermediate lampworkers will probably enjoy it.

Lampworking with Dichroic Glass - Devardi Glass



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Pandora Style Hollow Bead - Devardi Glass


Powder vibe tool for writing on glass from Bearfoot Art


Rio Grande YouTube Channel

Have a browse through the video tutorials from Rio Grande. They cover metal clay, bronze clay, copper clay, jewelry making, how to use tools videos, resin, forging metal, stone setting, patination and lots of other things. Well worth a browse.

Setting dichroic glass in a metal clay pendant - from PMC Supply


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