In English with Japanese sub-titles.
Chris L. Buzzini, papeweight artist.
Title from title frame.
Accompanied by 8 p. booklet with English title and chapters, descriptive information is in Japanese.
Chris Buzzini provides a complete, step by step process of making a floral, vacuum encased, flameworked paperweight.
Discussion of tools and equipment --
Pulling schott S-8 into small rods --
Making cane for components --
Loose petal flowers and flower bud --
Ball flower (flower built on clear) --
Leaves and stems --
Root fibers, root bulb and tendrils --
Assembling design --
Preparing S-8 and encasing design --
Preparing bottom glass and applying to top --
Cleaning bottom and top --
Placing paperweight in kiln --
Grinding and polishing bottom.