A fusing glass paperweight fired in a glass kiln using a pyramid fusing mold and glass cullet.
The paperweight is first fused, cold worked, fire polished and then annealed.
When finished it is highly polished and quite heavy.
Cullet, is pieces of broken glass, it is used to minimize air bubbles that can be present in frit casting.
To make cullet or frit - insert scrap glass between sheets of newspaper place on concrete, tap with a hammer until it is reduced to the required size.