Amanda from Lighthows specialises in making lamps from glass bottles with the help of Eternal Tools, tools. She recently shared with us the background story and ethos of her business 'Lighthows'. Plus find out what tools you'll need to make your own glass bottle lamps.
Meet the Artist: Bottle Lamps by Lighthows
How to Drill Sea Glass
Mark your sea glass with your entrance and exit hole. Set up your water dish, either an ice cream tub or some form of solid tray with a piece of wood/rubber or blu-tac to hold the sea glass on whilst drilling...
12 Things You should Know about Diamond Drill Bits
What can I use my Diamond drill bits on? How do I use them? What's the difference between sintered and coated? How Long will my drill bits last? Will they fit my drill?
All your questions answered...
How to Drill Pebbles
How to Drill Pebbles with Eternal Tools in 3 easy steps. We explain the tools and equipment you will need, along with an easy to follow step by step guide. Learn to drill holes in garden, river and beach pebbles and make some interesting jewellery, crafts and decorative home wares.
Bottle Cutting - How To Cut A Glass Bottle
Complete Guide to your Dremel Rotary Tool
There is one tool that is probably more useful than most of the other tools put together and that of course is the Dremel. This article tells you more about your new Dremel 3000 tool, the accessories that come wiht it and how to use it.
5 Glass Engraving Techniques and How They’re Done
How to Use Carbide and Diamond Ball Burrs to Carve and Engrave Steel and Slate
Martin Wilson of Hatch, Burn, Carve shares his engraving work of a steel axe head using carbide burrs, and a slate plaque engraved with diamond burrs
Complete Guide to your Dremel Versatip Torch and Soldering Iron
Dremel have done it again - delighted us with yet another little ace product that I have found useful for so many things around the home and for my hobbies and craft projects. The Dremel VersaTip.
This article is a review and guide to the Dremel VersaTip 2000-6 kit, an all in one gas torch, soldering iron, pyrography pen and more, that comes with 6 attachments tips.