Friday, April 12, 2013
Learning To Live With Disappointment
She followed a design that they have printed on their business card.
The little vines took quite awhile to cut out.
She probably spent 2 or 3 days working on the panel.
There is a piece of moonstone glass under the colored stripes to give the panel some thickness. I fired this to 1350 last night.
You can see that the moonstone broke beneath the colored strips, moved everything about and even began running off the kiln shelf.
What went wrong? I probably ramped the temperature up too fast.
Back to the drawing board...They say that fused artists learn to live with disappointment.