A Real Glass Act - Beautiful Glass Art!
Glass blower Luke Jerram decided to do something different. For a long time he has looked at photos of germs and viruses and wondered: Does the artificial color we add to these photos affect the way we see these creatures?
A Day of Glass - Amazing!
A concept video about life in the near future and the use of high-tech glass... A Day of Glass - Amazing! video, technology, glass, futurism A concept video about life in the near future and the use of high-tech glass..
These 3D Glass Paintings Will Leave You Speechless
He called his wife (who is also an artist) and told her about this idea – painting on multiple levels of glass. The next week, he took some pieces he made to a show, and sold out. Each painting includes several layers of glass separated by interior frames.
The Most Beautiful and Rare Glass Collection in the World
The Corning Museum of Glass, in Corning, New York, explores every facet of glass - including art, history, culture, science and technology, craft, and design.
These Glass Pieces Represent the Very Finest In Design
Here Are the Most Amazing Things Ever Made Out Of Glass
Glass is all around us – the window of our bedroom or the vase on our dining table. This amazing hard substance is used to make countless things. No, we aren’t just talking about the usual items that you are aware of.
Artist Creates Incredibly Detailed 3D Paintings on Glass
Glass paintings are quite an unusual and intriguing phenomenon in itself, but wait until you see what incredible detail and precision painter Yosman Botero Gómez can achieve by creating 3D paintings of animals on plexiglass.
Glass Art Immortalizes 18 Stunning Endangered Butterflies
Lepidoptera, an art series by the established glass artist Laura Hart, is a prime example of art that is both elegant, delicate and meaningful, as the artist recreates the natural beauty of some of the rarest and most endangered butterfly species on the planet, of which there is sadly very many.
Why Is Glass Transparent? Come In and Find Out.
Glass is one of the most common materials we use, because it allows us to see through it while still blocking the outside world. We know that glass lets light through it, and that is why it's transparent, right? But how does this work, and what makes glass so special?
These Artists Are Taking Glass-Making to a Whole New Level
“Up until recently, the scientific community couldn’t agree if glass was a liquid or a solid, which is rather insane,” Cybele Maylone said. “It speaks to the magical properties that make glass so enchanting to artists.
Joke: I Bet You I Can Reach That Glass!
A man walks into a bar and says to the barman: “You see that glass at the other end of the bar? I bet you $100 that I can pee in it from over here.”
You Haven’t Seen This Kind of Detail in Glass Art Before!
Glass is not only a fragile material from which our dishes are made, but also one that can be given great flexibility and have its properties changed by adding different ingredients, or even just heat. This opens the door to all kinds of creative uses of this wonderful material.
Check Out These 8 Awesome Ways to Reuse Glass Bottles
Between soda, beer, wine, and sparkling water, glass bottles sometimes end up accumulating pretty rapidly. Although your first instinct might be to recycle the lot, they can actually be re-purposed in plenty of functional and impressive ways, such as the 8 awesome ideas that follow: 1.
Say Goodbye to Curtains and Hello to Opaque Frosted Glass!
Then, you'll need to hang a piece of patterned fabric over the glass of your window, unless you want it to be plain. Tape the pattern in place and paint over it with your mixture. As if by magic, the fabric will remain attached to your window with a frosty tint.
Jason Gamrath Makes the Best Glass Flowers I've Ever Seen
Jason Gamrath is a talented glass blower living in Seattle. He specializes in creating beautiful, life-like flowers, in scales running from life-size to giant. His works are custom made and sold internationally. He creates anything from colorful fly catchers to gorgeous orchids.
The Glass Bead House - Amazing!
She has plenty of the stuff, after spending more than 5 years making 3 glass bead projects that create a kitchen, a back yard and a field - one by one. Liza places every single bead individually and with tweezers, to make these incredible mosaics.
The Weight of the Glass - Inspiring!
As they were all chatting, she liften a glass of water and started walking with it towards them with a purposful gait. Everyone stopped talking and looked at her, thinking she may be about to ask them the famous 'glass half full' question.
Is Solar Glass the Future of Roads?
Is Solar Glass the Future of Roads? Some seem to think so. The Solar Roadways project is working to pave roads with solar panels that you can drive on. We all know how roads absorb heat and sunlight all day, imagine the amount of energy that is.
A Day With Smart Glasses - Amazing!
This concept video seems like science fiction, but is actually based on an existing product - the Google Glasses , who may be available for private purchase as early as 2014. That said, some people may think that this is 'too much' an integration of technology and every day life.
How Is It MADE? - Drinking Glasses
Take drinking glasses for example. We can't do without them, yet most of us know little about the scientific process, precision, and skills that go into making them.
Incredible Invention: Glasses That Will Read to You!
To use the glasses, wearers stare at the text they can't read and blink to trigger the glasses. The glasses have an inbuilt computer.
The Cat Hates Glasses - Adorable!
But what happens when you have big glasses on that interfere with the cat's plan? The Cat Hates Glasses - Adorable! animals, cute, cat, adorable Some people don't think cats show love, but they are sorely mistaken - cats do like to show affection, usually by rubbin their head against yours.
Wow! Who Knew Glass Could Create Such a Beautiful Sound?
In this video, Glass Duo, as their name suggests, give a stunning rendition of Tchaikovsky’s classic using just glasses.
Watch Glassblowers Create Masterpieces Out of Glass
Watching a glassblower create beautiful art from a chunk of glass is like watching a real artistic performance. You can see how a piece of hot glass is molded and shaped step by step until, suddenly, you see a beautiful horse or fish emerge in front of your eyes...