Making molten glass jewelry requires expensive equipment such as brick kilns which are great for large productions. Small developments such as the microwave oven have brought this fun hobby over to the novice hobbyist.
This new furnace is made of the same materials used to protect the shuttle when it re-enters Earth's atmosphere. It is not meant as a toy for children to use but is aimed at the young to the elderly and provides an economical way to learn about glass fuses. This new oven allows you to create stunning glass jewelry such as earrings, bracelets, brooches, and more.
If you wish, you can purchase a compact microwave kiln jewelry online at https://www.artglasssupplies.com/petite-microwave-kiln.
How does it work?
Open the oven into two parts. All you have to do is open both halves of the mold oven to reveal small cascades where you can place one or more pieces of colored glass.
Cover the oven and put it in the microwave. All it takes is 3 minutes and your glass will fuse making your jewelry pieces interesting and unique. It's really easy.
What do you need?
You can buy these furnaces far from a lot of places, but we recommend that beginners start with a set that contains all the equipment and materials you need.
There are several groups out there, but we tried really well. It contains all the essential elements you need to start producing beautiful fused glass jewelry straight away.