King of the Jungle - Safari SandcastsSarah P Art Glass

(U12020)

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The lion prowls through the African grass.

Design Inspiration: Safari

Handmade Boxed Made in Scotland Crystal

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  • King of the Jungle - Safari Sandcasts

Details

Sandcasts are created in three stages. First a sand mould has to be prepared, shapes and textures pressed into the surface. Next the glass colours have to be added using templates and a sieve. The last stage is casting the glass, a graphite frame is placed around the sand mould and molten glass dropped in. Once the mould is full with glass it is left to cool for 3 minutes before the frame is removed and the sand and glass put into the kiln to cool slowly. The next day when they are cool, the sand is brushed off the back and the sandcast is finished.

Size and Specification

Collection Safari Sandcasts
Colour Black, Clear, Orange, Yellow
Units Single
Info No
Type Sarah P Art Glass
Limited Edition Number No
Dimensions 125mm (h) x 230mm (w)
Designer Sarah Peterson

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