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« on: June 13, 2013 04:37:41 PM »

I found a shaft of wheat growing in my garden the other day and decided it would look good in glass. I used the "fossil vitra" technique (http://fusedglass.org/book/export/html/550) but I used two sheet of glass and then I fired it again with clear powder frit on top. Enjoy!





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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2013 04:40:24 PM »

Wow! Who would have thought wheat would be so beautiful! I love it Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2013 12:19:10 AM »

That is such a great effect
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« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2013 05:30:44 AM »

Interesting technique for glass. Never seen it done and the wheat is so pretty. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2013 10:49:09 AM »

Love this piece - how cool to be able to fossilize something from your own garden!
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