The following are all excellent resources to learn more about working with glass –


Contemporary lampworking vol I, II and III – Bandhu Dunham – This is a bible of information for all types of flame work.

Creative Glass Blowing – James E. Hammesfahr, Clair L. Stong

Making glass beads, Beads of glass, and You can make glass beads – Cindy Jenkins

The complete book of glass beadmaking – Kimberley Adams

Advanced flamework – Milon Townsend

Dover books have a variety of Stained Glass patterns including -William Morris stained glass patterns – Carolyn Relei


Glass artistry- Bob Martin

I am not affiliated with any of these products. They’re simply resources I have used and liked enough I wanted to mention them.


How the Christmas Spider Invented Tinsel

This A4 size printable PDF is my version of the traditional folk tale. This can be downloaded and printed for personal use only. Copyright Cheryl D. Baker 2018