Contemporary Fused Glass by Brad Walker
This is the modern day fusing reference book, a revised and expanded edition of Brad Walker's Contemporary Warm Glass. Over 200 pages, in sumptuous full-colour, bursting with information, techniques and tips.
Crammed with colour pictures, this book is a joy to read. Suitable for those starting out, those at intermediate level and those looking for further adventures in fusing, the book provides a thorough introduction to fusing, slumping, and kilnforming techniques, including different glass types, supplies and equipment.
More advanced techniques, such as inclusions, reactive glass, pot and wire melts, pattern bars, combing, and using drop-out rings and floral formers are also covered, together with suggested firing and annealing cycles plus a section on health and safety, a key factor when working with glass.
With over 200 photographs of contemporary work to provide inspiration this book is a must-have for the serious fuser!
Author: Brad Walker
Format: Paperback, 208 pages
Size: 278 x 216mm