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Do you need pretty glass buttons for your handmade piece?

GLASS BUTTONS

Custom Pieces

For those who may not know I fuse glass and adore Dichroic.

Here is a little history on this type of fancy as well as expensive glass so a little for me goes a long way.

Dichroic glass is glass containing multiple micro-layers of metals or oxides which give the glass dichroic optical properties. The main characteristic of dichroic glass is that it has a particular transmitted color and a completely different reflected color, as certain wavelengths of light either pass through or are reflected. This causes an array of color to be displayed. The colors shift depending on the angle of view. Dichroic glass is an example of thin-film optics.

I make many things out in the shop and will once it is spring and sadly winter has just begun.

Here are two different offerings from me. Glass buttons!

The first ones measure about 3/8″ across and with glass nothing…

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