Thread: Implosion beads
View Single Post
Old 2005-07-25, 8:08am
lbjvg's Avatar
lbjvg lbjvg is offline
Stress Cracked
Join Date: Jun 19, 2005
Location: Hershey, PA
Posts: 146

I have made a few implosion style marbles and have also thought about turning some into pendants. I haven't done it yet but I have an idea of how I might go about it. One way would be to add additional clear glass to the hot marble to make a pendant shape and form a loop of glass at the end. Another way would be to make a spacer bead and keep it warm on a hot plate. When the pendant is shaped, add the spacer bead to form the loop. I'll probably try the spacer bead method first.

Scott Young did a great tutorial that is posted on the WC forum (under the username of Jazzdog) and also on the gldg forum.

- Jim
"Faith" is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.

Emily Dickinson
Reply With Quote