|I became interested in primitive technology
in 1989 after seen a demo by Scott Silsby on how to chip a arrow head.
This event took place at the Arlington Nature Center,
in Arlington Virginia.
I do not see the creation of these object as jewelry, weapons, or fakes. I am interested in the process of controlling the material, in this case glass, and how I can make something relatively beautiful out of something other will discard.
|This one was chipped out of a piece of broken glass, most likely a broken tiffany lamp shade. 1" long.|
|Chipped from the bottom of a bottle made out of of light blue glass. 2" long|
|Chipped from a slab of opaque white glass. 2" long.|
|Chipped from a slab of opaque blue glass. 2" long.|