Building Courgae is a flame worked glass bead.
She is 3.25″ long x 7/8″ in her widest area.
This bead has 2 sterling silver end caps riveted on by hand.
She has had 5 separate firings before being worked at the torch.
She is properly annealed. From Flame to Kiln.
This piece is an original reverse painting under a layer of clear. The base bead has multiple strips of different pink dichroic colors, giving the illusion of a reaching for the stars. With lots of sparkle.
This is Effetre glass and vitreous enamels.