Posted by Jenny Ray on Feb 8th 2020
Many people adore lampwork glass beads and use them in their jewelry making or craft projects. But, a lot of people don't actually know how they are made. After you have watched a beautiful bead come alive from a rod of glass, you develop a new appreciation for the art and the beads.
Here's a link to one of my playlists on YouTube about making glass beads. I hope it gives you a little insight to the wonderful craftsmanship that goes into making the fun and beautiful little works of art.
Aunt Jenny's Beads has been in business since 2005.This business of beads all started because of two lamp work beads: a little red Ladybug and an adorable Bumble bee. It was love at first sight. I've been a crafter since I could walk. However, it was amazing to me how a glass artist could take [...]