Can’t take a class? Do you prefer to experiment on your own? Then start with the books and PDFs in this section.
Extensively illustrated with over 700 full color photographs, my book is an invaluable resource for artists, craftspeople, and hobbyists who want to learn how to adapt traditional printmaking techniques for use on fused glass.
For over 10 years Brad Walker’s Contemporary Fused Glass (and its previous edition, Contemporary Warm Glass) has been the “bible” of the kilnforming world. With over 40,000 copies sold in six printings, this latest edition has 208 pages, more than 200 full color illustrations, and information on everything from the basics to more advanced topics.
Illustrated with over 250 full color photographs of processes, equipment, and works of art, Johnathon Schmuck’s The Joy of Coldworking is the first extensive publication on coldworking techniques for the glass artist.
PDFs available for download
A full chapter from my book Printmaking Techniques on Glass book, this 23 page guide to using Ferro’s Sunshine Enamels covers all the basics, from mixing to applying to firing and more.