Glassline paints offer the fusing artist a variety of applications squeeze straight from the bottle or from a fineline tip spread and or mix colors with a palette knife thin with water and paint or airbrush onto matte surface glass cut in patterns with silicone blades or sgraffito and fuse to different temperatures to vary color intensity and shine. After making color test strips i decided to do some playing around with the glassline paints i got for christmas.
To get you started with your experiments here are some sample schedules.
Glassline paints firing schedule. Glass applicator with fine points. Only experimentation will teach you exactly what schedules will produce exactly the results you want. I love using glassline paints to create patterned glass and this technique is one of the easiest ways to get a complicated look.
With regards to firing the paint it s the simplest kiln firing schedule you can do 150 degrees c an hour to top temperature manufacturers will specify but it s normally between 550 650 degrees c. I do have a kiln that i haven t used for quite a while. 1490 ne pine island rd.
I am very new at fusing have trouble with my schedules. Basic firing schedules 1 every kiln measures temperature a little differently and every project requires a slightly different firing schedule. The white was not as white as the glassline paint.
One of the points of confusion that i see a lot is questions about slumping bottles. Milly frances august 1 2016 kiln schedule for firing glassware paint 2017 03 29t11 09 48 00 00 faq no comment this may seem silly but i d really like to paint glassware for my home. Glassline paint on fused bottles.
Building 10 ecape coral fl 33991239 471 7724. It was more ivory in color but when fired on top of the glass it had a nice glossy finish. 200 dph 1100 degrees f 20 minute hold.
I am going to use a stencil frit and glassline paint for a wedding gift hopefully painting because i can t draw lol any direction would be helpful thanks. If i use coe 90 what would my firing schedule be. Shake the bottles well and add water if you need to thin them out.
Sample firing schedule that works in my kiln 250 dph 1000 degrees f 30 minute hold. Hold or soak at this temperature for five minutes and then turn the kiln off. I ve been entertaining myself in the studio with one of my new toys.
Regardless of which one i used i got the best result by firing with the paint on top of the glass. Fusible paint set in beach colors. I haven t tried the black yet but i was told the multipen black is blacker than the glassline paint.
Glass paint applicator kit. Monday friday 10 00 a m. Glass cutter with tap wheel.
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