Quasar has similar working properties to Calypso, but with a spectrum of purples, reds, blues and lavenders. It may be slightly more forgiving than Calypso, but as always, test your processes when using new colors! Just like Calypso and Meta-Terrania, this color likes to be kept hot and garaged often. It may help to garage […]
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Thanks so much to Beccy Feather for inviting us to talk with her class at Penland! It was a fun morning meeting everyone and talking about glass and color – our favorite topics 🙂 We got to meet the students, see what they were working on, and answer questions. We discussed basic glass chemistry, some information about […]
Sable is a warm brown, Alabaster is an off-white ivory, and Tung is an earthy red. This completes the first phase of our RealTone palette. These colors have been designed to give the boro artist a wide range of skin and earth tones to choose from. They are all are mixable with each other to […]
We are excited to announce the first official RealTones for the borosilicate palette! These colors are made to work smooth and be opaque, but not completely dense. They show a certain amount of translucency, especially in blown work. This helps allow the light to bounce around in the glass and add a “fleshy” quality to […]
Welcome to Molten Aura Labs! We are a brand new company creating original borosilicate colors. Our first few colors include a vibrant blue, an emerald green, and a transparent turquoise. These have been tested and used in production, but expect them to evolve and continue to improve as our process is refined. In the coming weeks […]