Charles Friedman - Stemware
11”h x 3”d Lip
Webster says: Turbinated: to be twisted up like a turban, freshwater or saltwater and land shells, including the Periwinkles. Shaped like a Top or inverted cone, with whorls decreasing rapidly in size.
Webster says: Optic/Cane/Ribs: They ask: How do you do it? My answer is: A little earthly-science and some rubber bands, twist it up real tight and pray like hell.
15-1 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell with Horns - Gold Topaz/ Red Wine
15-2 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell - Cerulean Blue/ Martini
15-3 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell - Cerulean Blue/ White Wine
15-4 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell with Horns - Cerulean Blue/Red Wine
15-5 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell - Cerulean Blue/Flute
15-6 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell - Opoline White with Gold/ Champagne Tall Flute - 16”h
15-7 Seashell Goblet/Mini Shell - Teal Green with Horns/ Desert Tazza
The Metallic sheen that you see on some of the shells is Gold 24K. The gold is in the Colored Glass that is used in making the Seashells. I bring the gold to the surface, while very hot, using the chemistry of flames. I use different sizes and kinds of flames to “Brush the shell” with Gold.
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