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Design, Fabrication, and Text by Boyce Lundstrom

 

An 8" x 8" copper sheet panel created using a car tire to impress designs from found objects. The desired objects, such as twigs, buttons, wire, or other textured pieces, are used to impress a design onto the copper sheet panel, which is further decorated with dry enamels. The glass is finally fused and slumped to finish.

 

This article was originally published on page 70 in the Winter 2011 issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly.
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