Want to make a BFB (Big Fancy Bead) like those you see in my shop? This 11 page lampwork glass bead tutorial covers everything you have to know making a bead like the one in the 2nd photo. In addition to the certain steps needed making the bead shown in the 2nd photo, the following techniques are included in this PDF tutorial containing 26 color images:
1. The best ways to utilize a large lentil press to obtain beads with great puckered ends.
2. How to understand just how much glass to utilize in your press.
3. The best ways to make a raku twisted walking stick (twisty) that will certainly pop with color on your bead.
4. How to make a silvered stringer that breaks with silver glimmer.
It is intended for the intermediate glass bead artist who has the ability to control a large quantity of glass on a mandrel, and who has the ability to make a basic bead. It’s possible making this bead on a Hot Head, but experience with making large beads using this torch is suggested first.
The methods and design discussed in this tutorial can be adapted for smaller beads, beads of various shapes, and variations on the style revealed.
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