I’ve been working on a new project for several months: glass drawing pins (aka push pins, or thumbtacks). It’s taken a while to develop the designs, but now I’m finally ready to show them. Here is a set of blue pins:

Pushpins - blue

I have been learning to adapt my beadmaking techniques to make these little guys. I melt the glass directly on to the drawing pin shaft, so there is no glue involved. They are very sturdy. This photo shows the back of the same pins.

Pushpins - blue

They are available as a set of nine pins, packaged in a little box. They make great gifts! These ones are red, though the photo is a bit dark.

Pushpins - red

And here’s a set of smileys.

Pushpins - smileys

Categories: Lampwork


Kari · October 31, 2009 at 13:09

Hi! Love your purple pins (and the other glasswork too). Possible to purchase the set of nine pins? Looking forward to hear from you :-)

jennie · October 31, 2009 at 15:21

Hello Kari,

Thanks for your comment and your interest in the pins! I’ll email you.

bye – jennie

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