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Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2011-09-19, 7:26pm
Replies: 14
Views: 3,056
Posted By Jude Rose
Got it. Never even knew that term before, thank...

Got it. Never even knew that term before, thank you!

Deb, those beads are so beautiful and touching.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2011-09-19, 6:57pm
Replies: 14
Views: 3,056
Posted By Jude Rose
Thanks, David, but for some reason the link...

Thanks, David, but for some reason the link doesn't work for me. Maybe it's behind the paywall? What search terms did you use? My mind seems to go blank :hide:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2011-09-19, 6:34pm
Replies: 14
Views: 3,056
Posted By Jude Rose
Working with human ash???

Hi all. Just got a request from a potential customer about using his daughter's cremated remains in a chrysalis bead. Whoa.
I figure it's not really any different from using some enamel. It will...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2008-03-20, 9:36am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,832
Posted By Jude Rose
I definitely need to draw it out first, but I...

I definitely need to draw it out first, but I tend to make more literal work. If I don't have even an idea of how things are going to lay, the composition of the sculpture tends to be lopsided or...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2008-03-16, 6:51pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By Jude Rose
These are really great ideas, guys. I have tidy...

These are really great ideas, guys. I have tidy workspace envy.
Forum: Free Tutorials 2008-02-21, 1:20pm
Replies: 52
Views: 34,237
Posted By Jude Rose
Thanks Shawn. Very helpful and inspiring!

Thanks Shawn. Very helpful and inspiring!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2007-09-17, 7:08am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,668
Posted By Jude Rose
There are even some Moretti colors that don't...

There are even some Moretti colors that don't play nice when they are directly against the mandrel. Go ahead and do some tests with your CIM glass. First put the thinnest layer of clear or some other...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2007-01-19, 11:44am
Replies: 243
Views: 30,010
Posted By Jude Rose
I agree that the cocoa is super dark in a...

I agree that the cocoa is super dark in a stringer, but I like to make large beads and whenever I've used it as a base, it's turned back to the rod color. The stringer does stay nice and dark and if...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2007-01-19, 11:34am
Replies: 41
Views: 6,120
Posted By Jude Rose
I had this happen to me too. It cost me so much...

I had this happen to me too. It cost me so much money in time and materials. I had no problems with Lauscha before and then got a new batch and just couldn't believe it was the clear's fault. It was!...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2007-01-09, 8:26am
Replies: 243
Views: 30,010
Posted By Jude Rose
This thread has been a big eye-opener for me....

This thread has been a big eye-opener for me. Renee, posting this e-mail answered so many questions. Thank you for doing so.

The biggest problem I've seen from the beginning has been mostly on...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2007-01-08, 1:03pm
Replies: 243
Views: 30,010
Posted By Jude Rose
That indent command is cool. I just want to...

That indent command is cool.

I just want to say I distinctly remember the point being made that this endeavor had been started to keep the Laushca glass company alive and well. It was framed as a...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-12-22, 8:03pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,739
Posted By Jude Rose
That's a great link, Smutboy. I also found this...

That's a great link, Smutboy. I also found this at ArrowSprings
http://www.arrowsprings.com/html/kilns___controllers.html
It seems better just to get the $320.00 though, over the $475.00. The one I...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-12-21, 8:36pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,739
Posted By Jude Rose
Question Any programmable digi controller leads?

I am in an end of year rush for write-offs and need to find an *easy to use* programmable digital controller, 120 V that is sold separately from a kiln. I have used Paragon controllers before and...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-11-22, 6:43pm
Replies: 31
Views: 4,606
Posted By Jude Rose
If you have time and inclination, there is a...

If you have time and inclination, there is a color out there that really looks purple in a lot of ways.
It's VP246 Vetrofond/ Murano - Pastel Cobalt Lapis Blue...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-11-22, 6:36pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,007
Posted By Jude Rose
ITA with the black comments. I KNOW this is the...

ITA with the black comments. I KNOW this is the problem because it was my biggest problem for ages until I finally stopped putting my casing onto too cool a black.
I've been told it's the iron in...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-11-18, 9:38pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,362
Posted By Jude Rose
I'd try a sharp razor blade first. It's really...

I'd try a sharp razor blade first.
It's really effective to use 2 part epoxy for that kind of application too. It's extremely strong and more controllable since it won't foam up or expand while...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-11-03, 11:33am
Replies: 12
Views: 2,479
Posted By Jude Rose
I know, I know! It was an odd lot sold by...

I know, I know!
It was an odd lot sold by Jodel. Moretti streaky fuscia oddlot. I LOVE it. It totally strikes in the kiln and makes the best stringer flowers and such.
moretti special color page...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-10-29, 3:00pm
Replies: 40
Views: 4,507
Posted By Jude Rose
Set your kiln a little lower. No higher than 950....

Set your kiln a little lower. No higher than 950. If you're using all Uroboros or another 96 COE, you can even go a little lower. If you're mixing with Moretti or something else, stay at 950.

The...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-10-29, 12:00pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,940
Posted By Jude Rose
Here's a decent example of a bead where I went...

Here's a decent example of a bead where I went back in to lighten it up. The orange and lighter blue in the center is where I worked it. If I remember right, it was quite dark in that spot before I...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-10-29, 11:57am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,940
Posted By Jude Rose
I have noticed that a brown base will help coax...

I have noticed that a brown base will help coax purples out a little easier than some other base colors.

I know what you mean about the misleading customer thing. I had a habit of mentioning the...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-10-04, 8:11am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,849
Posted By Jude Rose
Someone else could definitely give a more...

Someone else could definitely give a more specific answer, such as which colors do this, but one thing I know for sure. The effect is real and not just lighting. One glass is 'swallowing' the other...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-10-03, 2:09pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,259
Posted By Jude Rose
Hi Theresa- I'm assuming your hoses have the...

Hi Theresa-

I'm assuming your hoses have the threaded brass ends on them. The threads actually go counter clockwise and won't hook up to your splitter. Or they go clockwise-anyway, the point is...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-09-06, 3:27pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,534
Posted By Jude Rose
I second Kimberly Adam's book as highly...

I second Kimberly Adam's book as highly recommended. My good friend is getting into torching and that was the book I got for her for when I'm not there.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-06-23, 2:34pm
Replies: 26
Views: 3,246
Posted By Jude Rose
Hey Coffeebean- Well, iris gold gets it's...

Hey Coffeebean-

Well, iris gold gets it's effect by bringing metals to the surface of the glass. This layer is profoundly thin and if, say it was a raised dot bead made into a bracelet with the...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2006-06-13, 7:28pm
Replies: 26
Views: 3,246
Posted By Jude Rose
Hi guys- I came across this thread and thought...

Hi guys-
I came across this thread and thought I'd put my two cents in. I use 24K gold wire all the time. The gold dots can pop off, but it's pretty unusual as long as the glass has gotton hot. The...
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