This is a strong colour, complimented by either similar tones for an eye-catching design or softer colours to calm the piece.
Bullseye compatible glass stringers - 1mm diameter.
Economy Pack : Contains a minimum of 123 stringers
Stringers, threads of glass pulled from remelted Bullseye compatible sheet, can be used for lines or patterns in 2 or 3 dimensional kilnformed or torchworked projects. Bend with a candle or use straight from the tube.
Approximately 44cm long.
This colour is a striker - please see the sheet glass image below for an idea of the fired colour.
May react with:
Copper, Lead, Silver
Powder frits usually appear much lighter than their fired colour, even when the glass is not a striker. Please see the bottom half of the sheet glass image below for a better idea of the fired colour.
A cadmium/selenium glass. Can react with lead-bearing glasses or overglazes. Possible reactions with 1311, 1215. Much colour variation typical upon firing. If specific colour is important, always test before beginning project. Use glasses
from same dates. Do not assume that stringers of the same colour when cold will fire identically.
This style is not suitable for kilncasting because it can opalise and/or become incompatible when held at high temperatures for an extended period.
Looking for inspiration? Take a look at our 'What is Kiln Glass' video to learn about the techniques and types of objects you can create with kiln glass.