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Incalmo/Encalmo: the technique of joining two glass bubbles of different colors together

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Incalmo - Articles

Evers, Ben. “Multi Incalmo Spice Jar.” The Flow, (Spring 2008), p. 58+, ill. Step-by-step making instructions. (flameworking) PER TP859.2 .F64

Goldschmidt, Eric. “Lidded Incalmo Candy Dish.” Glass Line, v. 23, no. 1 (June/July 2009), pp. 10-16, ill. Includes step-by-step making instructions. (flameworking) PER TP859 .G55

Lammi, Mark. “Incalmo Long-Drop Ornaments.” The Flow, (Autumn 2007), p. 54+, ill. Step-by-step making instructions. (flameworking) PER TP859.2 .F64

Hoerr, Brett. “Creating an Encalmo Graal Vase on the Lathe.” Glass Line, v. 21, no. 3 (Oct./Nov. 2007), pp. 24-29, ill. Step-by-step instructions.  (flameworking) PER TP859 .G55

Moretti, Emilio. “La lavorazione del vetro a mano: l'incalmo.” Vetro Informazione, v. 3, no. 13, Jan./Feb. 1983, pp. 28-31. Handmade glass and the "incalmo" method of joining sections of a container. English summary. PER TP845 .V58

McRorie, Lance. “Encalmo Reversal Ashtray.” Glass Line, v. 26, no. 3 (Oct./Nov. 2012), pp. 36-39, ill. Step-by-step making instructions. (flameworking?) PER TP859 .G55

Zerby, Drew Belle. “Bearing Light: Christian Luginger Wields Artistic Expression through Light Fixtures, Installations.” Glass Line, v. 26, no. 6 (Apr./May 2013), pp. 44-49, ill. Includes step-by-step instructions for making an incalmo vase. (flameworking?) Periodicals PER TP859 .G55

Sonja Blomdahl "B8897" 2001.4.2

Dante Marioni, "Whopper Vase" 2013.4.35

Dante Marioni & Preston Singletary, Lightning Snake, 2011.4.195