Glass-cutter

Tools Section

I'm not going to do a presentation of the indispensable tools of the mosaic artist that are the hammer and hardie, I opt to begin this sequence by the glass cutter.

The singing of the glass

A tool that is also found in the mosaic toolkit is the glass cutter. It is used, for example, for the cutting of thick vitreous glass, large oval "pizza" of smalti but also stained glass or mirror. I would give you a history of this tool and make a presentation of different models. A little technique to finalize this article with useful links to the key in the menu to the right to the heading =>To go further.