I've got a new nugget set up on eBay tonight. Here is the main focal bead:
Click on the picture to go to the auction page.
It's been a beautiful, sunny and warm day here. I've been making beads today, and I'm just about to get back to the torch after I write this. I'm saving my Terra bead experiments until the end of the day, so they don't spend too long in the kiln and potentially have their color washed out. I'm thinking now, though, that washed-out color comes more from over-working the glass rather than my kiln temp or annealing length.
Back to the beads!