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GlassKicker
« on: June 04, 2013 07:14:00 PM »

I've been doing a bit of strip construction lately - cutting strips, placing them on edge and then fusing.  I especially enjoy the look that results from using this technique with streaky glasses. I find this platter mimics a bamboo look.

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Bendog
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2013 07:22:02 PM »

How small are the strips you cut for this? The effect on this one is really lovely.
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« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2013 07:24:47 PM »

Thank you, bendog.  This was 3mm Bullseye, and I cut the strips to 3/8", so I annealed a bit longer than I would for 1/4" strips, but I like the bit of extra heft it gives to the piece.
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« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2013 07:46:36 PM »

I love the striations - that is so pretty!
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« Reply #4 on: June 05, 2013 12:58:51 AM »

Beautiful!
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