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 combining glass and metal clay and others show basic techniques for making your own glass cabochons and beads. All links open in a new window.
Content checked April 2018.
How to make a basic encased lampwork glass bead. Tutorial by UK glass artist Laura Sparling.
Nice range of simple video’s showing how to cut glass, how to bend stringers and how to use a cutters mate.
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.
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.
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 with Dichroic Glass – Devardi Glass
Pandora Style Hollow Bead – Devardi Glass
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.