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Topic: Fused Glass Votive Candle Holders  (Read 3536 times)
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« on: January 29, 2012 08:54:33 PM »

These are easy to make.  Cut two 3 inch squares.  Place them on top of each other so the corners are mis-aligned.  Then slump in a kiln at 1350 degrees over a stainless steel souffle cup that has been kiln washed.  Viola!  I added bits of colors on the corners to give it a little more spunk. They look like a child made them and oddly enough that is what makes me like them!


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« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2012 09:02:52 PM »

The first one (blue and blue) looks like water droplets! Like when you drop a water droplet onto smooth water, and it ripples and ...well. I don't know how to explain it, but it's super cool. Love it!
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« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2012 10:23:30 PM »

So pretty!

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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2012 04:40:37 AM »

These are so pretty. Bet they are even better with little candles flickering inside. Just the right amount of color with the clear glass.

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« Reply #4 on: March 23, 2014 10:02:34 AM »

Can you tell me what size stainless steel cup you used? and did it have a lip on the rim?
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