Handmade, lamp worked glass Guardian Dragon with dichroic glass. Size 8x5 inches.
The Dichroic Glass is produced in big vacuum chambers. During the 2 hour coating process, the walls of the chamber have to withstand a 128 Ton Pressure. Six seperate computers are controlling the process. A 10,000 Volt Beam Gun Vaporates a mix of quartz and metal oxides ina cruzibel inside the vacuum camber. While certain gases are emitted into the chamber by layering 15-30 coats of this vapor onto the glass, the different colors are achieved. The outcome of these colors also depend on the time, they are exposed to the beam gun. After this process the vapors mixed with the gases attach onto the glass surface in form of crystal structure.
Apr 25, 2022
The copper guardian dragon is absolutely gorgeous. We are naming him Grimm. He will be the perfect companion for Elliott, my wonderful green dragon vio. Grimm arrived quickly and extremely well packed. I am going to be out of state during the original estimated delivery date, so I requested that the shipping be delayed a week when I placed the order. The seller went above and beyond and offered to ship Grimm earlier so that he arrived a week before my trip. I highly recommend buying from them. They create beautiful pieces of art and provide great customer service.