Bead tray

The beads are then lined up according to size, thickness, and height on a high-temperature kiln shelf.

They will be brought up to a temperature of over 1000 degrees farenhiet, then torched using a propane torch to melt and polish the beads to their final luster. After the beads cool slowly, they will be turned over and the beads are torched on the final side.

photo Oakley Studio Glass