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kevin o’grady’s borosilicate glass bracelets

Kevin O’Grady experimented until he perfected the techniques that allow him to create vivid, riotous colors in Pyrex, a durable glass previously only available in a limited range of dull colors.

[nonmember]This archived post is for Members Only. Click here to become a member or to get a one day pass. If you are a member, please login to view the post. [/nonmember] [private_archives]Many of O’Grady’s lampworked Pyrex bracelets feature hand pulled murrini canes and he often sets the glass into precious metal hinges and clasps.  Feels like I am looking deep into some unknown pocket of the sea – I want to jump in and explore.

Faceted Coral Reef,
lampworked Pyrex glass

Inca Bangle,
hand carved glass coated with pure silver, sterling silver, magnetic clasp

Oceanic Bangle Bracelets

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Read an interview with Kevin O’Grady here

Take a look at the dramatic marketing shots in this blog post by O’Grady’s photographer David Orr. [/private_archives]

 

 

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