Making glass paperweights. Part 1, A thousand flowers [videorecording] / producer, J.J.Tarsitano.

Title: 
Making glass paperweights. Part 1, A thousand flowers [videorecording] / producer, J.J.Tarsitano.

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Publisher: 
1979.
Description: 
1 videocassette (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Other Authors: 
Tarsitano, J.J.
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
62016
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Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Making glass paperweights. Part 1: A thousand flowers
Holdings Note: 
VHS
Variant Title: 
Thousand flowers
Notes: 
Title from title frame.
Narrator, J.J. Tarsitano.
Filmed in Crieff, Scotland at the Perthshire Paperweights factory.
The glassmakers demonstrate the use of millefiori canes in making flowers: putting canes into a mold; stretching and cutting the cane; arranging the canes; covering with clear and then colored glass. Also shown are half-weights, end of the day weights and a solid glass ball weight of several layers. Audio and visual portions are not always synchronized.
VHS.
Use the compilation of "Making glass paperweights", pt. 1, 2, and 3 (Bib no. 93058).
U-matic video was a compilation of the 3 separate parts. Each part is also available on separate VHS tapes.
Event Notes: 
Filmed in Crieff, Scotland at the Perthshire Paperweights factory.