The Art and Technique of Pate de Verre

By: Tokyo Glass Art Institute (Editor)

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This is the first English translation of a major work produced by the Tokyo Glass Art Institute, the world's only educational institution that offers advanced training in this craft. It details all the tools needed for pate de verre and offers step-by-step instructions on basic and advanced techniques for shaping, firing and finishing glass objects. ---------- First Edition, First Printing. 4to; 10 inches tall;188 pages with over 400 color captioned [photographs, 22 diagrams, including glossary and index. ------ No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. --------------- Glass casting is the process in which glass objects are cast by directing molten glass into a mold where it solidifies. The technique has been used since the Egyptian period. Modern cast glass is formed by a variety of processes such as kiln casting, or casting into sand, graphite or metal molds.

Title: The Art and Technique of Pate de Verre

Author Name: Tokyo Glass Art Institute (Editor)

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Japan, Tokyo Glass Art Institute: 1998

ISBN Number: 4998061321

ISBN Number 13: 9784998061328

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011393

Keywords: pate de verre; kiln casting,