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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The process of sculpting glass by twirling thin rods of colored glass over a gas-oxygen burner.

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  • v. Present participle of lampwork.

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Examples

  • By now it had a gothic/mideval feel to it, and I wanted to enhance that, so I used a red ribbon with one of the glass beads I made in lampworking class as a bookmark.

    Kater’s Art » 2008 » October

  • She creates using a technique called lampworking and melts the glass with a torch before manipulating it with various tools until the desired result is achieved.

    Luxist

  • Dichroic glass can be used in a number of ways from glassblowing (inflating molten glass into a bubble), bead-making (also know as lampworking - this uses a flame and glass rods … my next learning adventure!) and glass fusing (taking two or more pieces of glass and heating them together in a kiln).

    BellaOnline - The Voice of Women

  • One of my hobbies is lampworking, and an old sock stuffed with lambswool and then covered in a fire-retardant sleeve works well for cushioning my elbows when I work!!

    Turn Old Socks Into Foot Odour Killers | Lifehacker Australia

  • These are two of the eggs that I made in the same off-mandrel lampworking technique class.

    Kater’s Art » Blog Archive » Eggs One and Two

  • Oh, and if you ever decide to give up lampworking, you'd better run and hide after announcing it...there will be a huge glass mob coming to get you!

    Fusing Glass in the Microwave

  • One of my hobbies is lampworking, and an old sock stuffed with lambswool and then covered in a fire-retardant sleeve works well for cushioning my elbows when I work!

    Turn Old Socks Into Foot Odour Killers | Lifehacker Australia

  • I wonder if Kim and I will ever think of ourselves as artists I do glassblowing and lampworking, Kim does pottery.

    I’m practicing saying, “I am an artist.” | Live Granades

  • I decorated cakes for a bit too and must admit, I started lampworking because my favorite beadmaker did not "get" that a white wedding cake would NEVER have green leaves.

    More Inspiration...Ace of Cakes

  • There are all kinds of wonderful elbow, arm, and wrist rest items on the market for lampworking.

    Archive 2008-11-01

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