The synthesis of waterjet cutting with ‘hot-glass’ for the creation of murrini

Doolan, Shelley and Cutler, Vanessa and Johnson, Owen (2014) The synthesis of waterjet cutting with ‘hot-glass’ for the creation of murrini. In: Presented and Published at BHR Group’s 22nd International Conference on water jetting, 2014 at Haarlem, Netherlands, 2014, Haarlem, Netherlands.

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This paper outlines experimental work relating to the creation of murrini using a combination of waterjet cutting and ‘hot-glass’ techniques. Murrini are traditionally created in the hot-shop from canes of coloured glass arranged to create patterns that are revealed when cut through in cross section (akin to Brighton Rock). The paper introduces the work of Professor Cutler in her role as facilitator for artist Scott Chaseling; as well as Doolan’s independent creative experimental work and cutting on behalf of artist Owen Johnson.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Murrini, Waterjet cutting, Glass
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Divisions: Faculties > Faculty of Art and Design > School of Design and Applied Art
Depositing User: Dr Shelley Doolan
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2016 14:30
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2016 13:05

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