Posts Tagged ‘glass’

Tute Tuesday: Reverse Mosaic Method

Crafting with glass has always fascinated me. The final outcome is so beautiful and yet the process, quite frankly, seems a little overwhelming. Joby560 shows us the Reverse Method for making mosaics. This technique is perfect for beginners and for teaching children how to work with glass. Want more glass related projects? Check out the [...]

August 7th is National Lighthouse Day

Could there be a better way to celebrate Lighthouse Day than with an amazing, awesome, gorgeous lighthouse stained glass window in your shower? I don’t think so, and since I have the same window in a shower in my house, if this one made by craftygram ever goes missing… Or you could celebrate by painting [...]

Craftster Crush CrazyEyeGlass

This month, our Craftster Crush is CrazyEyeGlass! She keeps the glass board hopping! She’s quite prolific, making all manner of gorgeous glass goodies. Check out just a small sampling of her beautiful items below. Here are some random crafty facts about CrazyEyeGlass! She’s recreated a classic work of art more than once! She wishes she [...]

November 16, 2012 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! Hideous Freak Baby Into CUTE Franken Kitty: It’s [...]

May 23, 2012 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! TARDIS in a bottle by hpotterwizard The Ring [...]

November 23, 2011 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Do Not Feed After Midnight! Gizmo Hoop by [...]

Craftster Crush: batgirl

This month, our Craftster Crush is batgirl! I consider batgirl a great crafter and a great friend! She has a wonderful sense of style and is willing to try any craft! She really is a jill of all trades. Batgirl has been an amazing member, moderator, and even employee at Craftster. She’s an incredible asset [...]

Spotlight on Craftster’s Glass Boards

You don’t have to be an amazing glassblower or own a kiln to participate on Craftster’s glass boards (but if you do, that’s awesome!). There are all kinds of glass related projects on the boards, from really simple etching projects (you’d be surprised how easy and impressive etching can be!) to mosaics big and small, [...]

Tute Tuesday: How to make etched glass canisters

For this Tute Tuesday Onyxnox shares her absolutely ingenious method for etching glass using fabric paint to create a stencil. This method allows for amazing flexibility in creating a design either using a stencil or freehand. Thanks so much to Onyxnox for sharing her secrets, and this awesome unicorn canister set! This method could be [...]