The Process

Warning!!

Leaves are harmed in this creative process!

a leaf is chosen

The perfect specimen is chosen and a  mold is created in a refractory material.

Cleaned mold, ready to be filled with frit.

Frit is crushed glass and comes in different sizes and colors.

Leaves after first firing. Ready to be shaped.
Finished leaf!

Leaves after first firing. Ready to be shaped.

Wallah! That is 'Southern Speak' 

                  for Voila! 

                Finished leaf!