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Bullseye Glass227 viewsBullseye are putting out some really nice glass colours nowadays, so I bought a few rods from Peppertown while I was in Brissy over Christmas. Wish I had the money to buy more...

Colours are L to R:
Red Orange; Black; Sunset Coral; 2 x Salmon Pink (two colours); French Vanilla; Pumpkin Orange; Pink; 2 x Crystal Clear; Olive Green; Chartreuse; Gold Purple; Sunflower Yellow.
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Glass Tag Sheets250 viewsAfter getting a few of my glass rods mixed up, I decided it was time to label all of my glass rods individually...
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Bullseye Glass - #0301 "Pink"161 views
Dsc09232 - BE Pink rods - struck ends.jpg
Bullseye Glass - #0301 "Pink"179 viewsStruck ends.
BE 0243 Lightning White, Striker154 views
Nuclear Brownie199 views
Lauscha Brownie test172 viewsAfter annealing.

Looks like I made a mistake and it was in fact the Caramello that turned pink... I only used it in two beads - in the centre up the back - and yes, they are definitely pinker than the others...

Who feel stupid now???

That'd be me... DOH! hehe
Lauscha Brownie test169 viewsThe kiln layout before annealing.
Lauscha Brownie test148 viewsWell, as you can see, this colour does change depending on the heat. These are just off the mandrel and they are set out as to how they were made on the mandrel. Made in sets of 3 for the spacers and sets of two for the others. It seems that giving the beads just enough radiant heat to keep them from cracking, is what can cause them to go lighter in colour...

The two stripey ones are Nuclear Brownie and Ivory.
Lauscha Brownie test137 viewsAnother pic of the varying colours of the Nuclear Brownie - before annealing.
Lauscha Brownie test146 viewsWhat a doofus... *rolls eyes*
The two top left beads are both made with Nuclear Brownie and Caramello, in that order. See which colour turns pink in the kiln... Noooo, it's NOT the Nuclear Brownie is it... *rolls eyes* What a wally... Seriously... [add more eye rolling here]...
A RAOGK from Barbara (OzzieBuddy)126 viewsThank you Barbara!

Terra, CiM Hades, 3 rods of the old Moretti 409 Translucent Yellow and a rod of Reichenbach 96 CoE Strawberry.

Aren't they just beautiful!!
Frantz Art Glass order - January 2008180 viewsMy teeny, weeny little glass order from Frantz. My first order with them. Good, no, great service, as they weren't receiving my emails.
From L to R:
Double Helix Gaia, Electra 2 and and Aion2
Precision 104: DaVinci Double Amber Purple and Precision 104 sample pack of 13 colours.
Messy: Clear Unique and Bordello.

Mmmm... Glass... Now to learn how to use it properly...
DaVinci Double Amber Purple211 viewsMy new favourite glass by Precision 104.
DaVinci Double Amber Purple201 viewsSmaller pic for posting on the forum.
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