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Beginning Glassblowing by Edward T. Schmid - Book on blowing glass with a glory hole.

Beginning Glassblowing


Edward T. Schmid

Our top recommendation as our first book to buy on Glassblowing

Beginning Glassblowing by Edward T. Schmid - Book on blowing glass with a glory hole.


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 Table of Contents

Beginning Glassblowing

Your First Steps

The Process

The Start

Making A Tumbler




Shaping and Blowing



Flattening the Bottom

The Transfer

Finishing the Tumbler

Box It

Annealing Tips

Theory & Teamwork

Directory of Forms

Handles, Prunts, & Other Hot Bits





Lip Wrap

On the Other Hand


Appendix A-Various Punties

Appendix B-Cooking with Glass

Appendix C-Survival Techniques

Appendix D-Assisting the Gaffer

Appendix E-Solo Blowing

Appendix F-Health & Safety

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