Kay Bain Weiner’s how-to books on glass art techniques are the definitive reference for all Glass Artists. A dynamic speaker and instructor, she has taught hundreds of workshops in the United States and abroad.  She wrote and published 14 instruction books on glass art and design along with several related audio and videotapes.

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TOOLING AROUND

TOOLING AROUND

Creating with Glass and Sheet Copper.
Step by step guide for creating tooled overlays for stained glass lamp shades, boxes, jewelry and holiday ornaments. Includes directions on how to emboss, sculpt, pleat and hammer copper to create lamp bases, tree trunks, leaves, mirror frames, etc.
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CONTEMPORARY GLASS ENAMELING

Fusing with Powders, Paints, and Frit
Contemporary Glass Enameling: Fusing with Powders, Paints, and Frit, is a fascinating and colorful text by Kay Bain Weiner. With 168 pages and over 200 color photos, it covers a wealth of traditional and innovative contemporary glass enameling techniques.
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CREATIVE DESIGNING

Innovative Glass Art
A stimulating and informative guide that will empower both the beginner and more experienced glass craftsperson to explore and nurture their own creative capabilities. Find out how to tap into your creativity to generate a constant source of unique ideas and designs for residential, architectural, or personal concepts.
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SOLDER MAGIC

Instructions and Patterns
The Solder Magic Book is a best-selling book in it’s 4th printing. Step-by-step instructions & patterns. Decorative solder pattern seams, creating molds, casting solder, copper overlays, sculpting solder medallions on metal plate.
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BAUBLES, DANGLES & BEADS

Stained Glass Jewelry Projects
A fun book to delight your senses and tickle your fancy. Sixty-seven fashionable jewelry patterns with explicit step-by-step instructions. Color photos, patterns & instructions to create stunning stained glass earrings, buckles, pendants, pins and bolos, make this book a favorite.
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GLASS ENAMELING

A well designed glass enamel project book. Describes in detail, how to decorate glass with fire-on enamel powders, glass cutting, stencil construction, sifting dry enamels or painting liquid enameling techniques, laminating, slumping, firing & annealing in the kiln. Extensive patterns and photos.
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DESIGN FOR GLASS ENAMELING

Techniques and Patterns
This is a companion to Kay’s previous book, Contemporary Glass Enameling. Over 130 multi-purpose patterns are offered in the book and CD in various complexities, sizes, motifs, and styles from traditional to abstract. The collection includes painting, silhouettes and stencil patterns.
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STAINED GLASS

Guide to Today’s Tiffany Copper Foil Techniques
Stained Glass covers a complete range of stained glass techniques using the Tiffany copper foil method, ideal for any two or three dimensional glass applications. Comprehensive step-by-step text, 16 pages of patterns, over 300 photos (most in color). This best seller is used by many instructors as a text.
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LINE AND COLOR MAGIC

for Glass Design
A “HOW TO” DESIGN BOOK FOR GLASS ART
This valuable reference guide will stimulate your creativity, teach how to draw patterns, use color, and select glass for dynamic art. It contains good design tips and exercises even if you’ve had no drawing experience.
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SOLDER SCULPTING & BEYOND

step-by-step guide for soldering techniques
Solder Sculpting and Beyond is a visually stimulating experience. Take a wondrous journey to awaken your creative senses as you expand your soldering techniques. Solder Sculpting and Beyond, with more than 100 color photos, covers a wide range of unique ideas, patterns and instructions for lamps, mirrors, boxes, panels, jewelry, Christmas ornaments, and fantasy art.
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BRUSH ON COLOR MAGIC

a guide to no-fire, Color Magic™ Stains to enhance glass art
Brush on Color Magic is a fascinating guide for using multi-purpose Color Magic™ stains. Teaches you how to use no-fire, Color Magic™ Stains to enhance glass art, jewelry and various craft objects. For metal, glass, sandblasted surfaces, and other materials. Packed with project ideas. Easy to follow, well illustrated.
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