Glassmaking

Raw Materials of Glass

See how glass is made in this video from the Corning Museum of Glass (2:15 minutes; cmog.org).

Coloring Glass

A look at how to color glass with metallic oxides from the Corning Museum of Glass (0:44 minutes; cmog.org).

Cutting Glass

Learn how glass is cut into the shapes used for leaded-glass windows in this video from the Corning Museum of Glass (1:11 minutes; cmog.org).

Drapery Glass

Watch workers at Uroboros Glass fold and crease molten glass to make it look like fabric (1:11 minutes; YouTube).

How Was it Made? Enamelling a Brooch

Artist Jane Short demonstrates enamelling in this clip from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England (3:30 minutes; vam.ac.uk).