Hot Glass Sand Casting

Sand Cast Glass

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The sculptures in the image above were created by Janice Peacock using glass sand casting.

Gathering Furnace Glass

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After preparing the sand mold, Janice dips a ladle into the furnace and pulls out glass at 2200 degrees.

Pouring Molten Glass

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Then Janice ladles hot glass into a mold of compacted sand that is been prepared ahead of time.

The Sculpture While Hot

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The hot glass in the sand mold cools before being put in the kiln. Once it is in the kiln it will cool for many hours.


Sand Casting in Scotland

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Watch a video of sand casting with Janice Peacock and Paul Marioni in Scotland on Janice's YouTube Channel.

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Sand Casting in Sedona, AZ

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Watch a video of Janice casting glass during her residency at The Melting Point on Janice's YouTube Channel.

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