Research Sources

These are links to several research sources for those who want to know more about real-life glass work and pottery. A lot of it can be applied to PernWorld, too!


  • Making Glass Online - A website that has a lot of resources for many areas of glass work. Key pages are listed in the appropriate sections of this page.
  • Sundance Art Glass - Info on almost every kind of glass work, with listings of books for the avid researcher.
  • Warm Glass - A guide to kiln-forming glass techniques.
  • Glass Etching Secrets - A site all about various types of glass etching.
  • How to Make Pottery.com - A general resource on pottery, including glazes and firing.

The GlassCraft is an area on PernWorld MUSH, an online roleplay environment. PernWorld exists with permission from Anne McCaffrey and poses no challenge or threat to her works. Dragonriders of Pern, 1968, 1998 is copyrighted and trademarked by Anne McCaffrey.