Pieces of glass that have been tumbled around in the sea, in amongst the sand and stones over many, many years which can then be found on our beaches, smoothed and frosty looking are what we refer to as Sea Glass or Beach Glass. Add to this the natural reaction between glass and salt and you end up with the etched, frosted look you find on your sea glass...
What is Sea Glass? Where to Find Sea Glass and How to Drill Sea Glass
Amanda's Attic Handcrafted Sea Glass Jewellery
Amanda Halliday makes sea glass jewellery from sea glass that has been collected from the shores of North East Scotland. She uses Diamond Drill bits which she finds are perfect for drilling the glass along with a Proxxon drill.
Sea Glass Artists and Jeweller's in the UK
With so many great places to find sea glass in the UK it's no wonder there is an amazing amount of talent producing stunning works of art and jewellery out of it. Here's a tiny portion of some of the recent sea glass from around the web that's caught our eye.
Driftwood Dreaming Coastal, Sea Glass & Pebble Jewellery
Tina from Driftwood Dreaming uses Eternal Tools small diamond drill bits for drilling small neat holes into sea glass to make her coastal jewellery.
Tina also uses the small 3mm diamond drill bits to drill holes in beach pebbles for key rings and wedding favors.
Lovely sea pottery and sea glass necklace for Valentines Day by Silver Scatterings
Kriket Broadhurst Sea Glass Bangle
This bracelet and others by Kriket Broadhurst was made using our small diamond drill bits and will be submitted for display as part of an exhibition at the LLangollen International Eisteddfod and The Anglesey show.