Enamelling

I love the amazing alchemy of creating a glass surface on metal using powdered enamels and a torch. There’s something so satisfying about watching your design pass through the sugar coat then orange peel stages and finally become a glassy smooth surface.  I’ve been torch fire enamelling for many years and I continue to play with this technique that seems to have limitless permutations. You can use stencils, ink stamps, transfers, frit, cats whiskers, millifiori, graphite, sgraffito, enamel paints, crayons and countless other finishes and techniques to create a one of a kind artwork on metal.  One of my favourite …