Contemporary warm glass : a guide to fusing, slumping, and kiln-forming techniques / by Brad Walker.

Title: 
Contemporary warm glass : a guide to fusing, slumping, and kiln-forming techniques / by Brad Walker.
Author/Artist: 
Walker, Brad.
Publisher: 
Clemmons, N.C. : Four Corners International, ©2000.
Description: 
154 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Microform
Bib ID: 
65468
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP859.1.W17
Location: 
Microforms
Call Number: 
F-17543
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
TP859.1.W17
Notes: 
Contains a list of artists and artwork and a list of resources.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 150-151) and index.
Reviewed in Common Ground: Glass, Fall 2000, p. 9.
Features techniques and processes for basic fusing and slumping projects; information on materials; instructions for compatibility testing; advanced techniques; and an introduction to kiln casting and glass painting.
Signed by author c. 2.
Contents: 
Glass types and forms --
The basis fusing and slumping process --
Supplies and equipment --
Preparing the kiln for firing --
Keeping a firing log --
The fused coaster project --
Molds for slumping --
The fused and slumped bowl project --
Troubleshooting --
Fusing and slumping techniques --
Complementary disciplines and applications --
Glass polishing --
Finishing for display --
Compatibility testing --
More about annealing --
Kiln casting --
Glass painting --
Making your own --
Health and safety --
Master firing schedules --
List of artists and artwork.
ISBN: 
0970093349