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Enamels are a wonderful way to add lines or shading to a glass piece

Fuse Master Enamels are finely ground glass powders (300 mesh which is much finer than powdered frit and most other enamels) with a very high color intensity. Enamels have a color density close to 50%, where frit usually has 10% or less. All the Fuse Master enamel lines are inter-mixable allowing for an infinite range of colors. This takes practice, we suggest starting with a single line.
There are 4 different lines of Fuse Master Enamels

HOT Colors - Easy Fire, Mature at 1380F - Hold their color up to 1650F

Lo Fire Opaque
Mature at 1175F - Hold their color up to 1500F - Designer Colors - Lead Free - Easy to use.
High Fire Opaque - Mature at 1350F - Hold their color up to 1550F - Intense, Vibrant Colors - Lead Free - Easy to use.
Transparent - Beautiful, Rich Transparent Colors - Mature at 1175F - Hold color up to 1275F - Contain Lead (That's why they're so beautiful.) Tricky to use.
Mediums are what you mix with enamels to apply and adhere them to the glass before firing. Each medium works differently. Sort of like the difference between using water color, acrylic or oil paints.
Fuse Master Water Friendly Medium - A very good middle of the road medium. Dries quickly, works with most fusing applications. Cleans up with water.
Fuse Master Silk Screen Medium - One of the best overall mediums. It creates a smooth, creamy consistency very much like acrylic paints. Besides screen printing it is great for brushing, stippling and squeeze bottle applications. Cleans with water.
Fuse Master Air Brush Medium - A thin consistency with a slight tack. Watery enough to not clog the airbrush, yet it gives the powders bonding power. Water based.
Squeegee Oil - This thicker medium gives enamels a long working time. It has a strong odor and cleans with pain thinner or mineral spirits.
Gum Arabic - This medium really 'sticks' your enamels to glass. So much so that you can actually add another color over the top before firing.
Stamping Medium -Specifically design for rubber stamping enamels.

How do I get started?
The easiest and least expensive is to start with one of our kits.
These are the kits we suggest to start with: High Fire Primary Colors - Lo Fire Starter Kit.
HOT Enamels
Easy Fire HOT Enamels
Mediums for Enamels
Mediums for Applying Enamels - Silk Screening, Air Brushing, Painting
Fuse Master Transparent Enamels
The rich, vibrant colors and ease of application makes our enamels one of the most popular brands available. Viewed in transmitted light, these  colors rival the brilliance and intensity of stained glass.
Fuse Master Low-Fire Lead-Free Opaque Enamels
Fuse Master LO - Low-Fire,Lead-Free,Opaque Enamels
These new powdered enamels are just what the Doctor ordered. They are a line of intermixable opaque enamels that can be used on just about any glass. They mature at bending temperature (1175 F - 1275F) so they can be applied and matured during a slump firing.
Fuse Master High Fire Lead-Free Opaque Enamels

Fuse Master LF - Lead-Free Opaque Enamels

Our Lead-Free Opaque series consists of 21 inter-mixable enamels that blend so well that a complete spectrum of hues and shades may be achieved with a basic stock of colors. These vibrant enamels mature at the glass fusing temperature range of 1300°F - 1550°F.

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