Make Your Own Thousand
Flowers Paperweight
Make Your Own Thousand Flowers Paperweight
Glue + Paper Workshop conceived of this make-your-own paperweight kit for glass museums and museums with significant paperweight collections. With this educational, hands-on kit children can explore the process of making millefiori (thousand flowers) glass rods using polymer clay. The clay rods are then sliced, baked, and arranged to make a stunning paperweight. The kit will include a glass dome, polymer clay, glue, a book on the history of millefiori, and step-by-step instructions. The box will be customized for each participating institution with their logo and information.