Lauri started off knitting one-of-a-kind small garments, hats, gloves, and scarves. In 1999, she started glass beadmaking. Her glass obsession has grown rapidly, and it is now the base of all of her production. She is currently teaching borosilicate bead making throughout the country, as well as participating in national bead shows. Her writtings has been published in a number of magazines and journals.
The DVD covers both soft glass and boro, and a variety of techniques.
If you are frustrated that your beads aren't round, your lines aren't straight, and your angles aren't sharp, this is the video for you. Lauri's work is very "organic", and shows that it's ok to color outside of the lines.
Lauri says this about the DVD:
The projects are on a beginner/intermediate level, but previous lampwork experience is recommended. Each chapter begins with a materials list. All of the projects are made from borosilicate, with one exception: There is one bead made from 104 soft glass. The DVD includes the following:
|All Fired Up, featuring Lauri Copeland||$40.00|