Stained Glass for the First Time

Author: Art Glass Originals

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402713613

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 8763

You’ve admired the beauty of stained-glass objects—now make your own. Use eight skills to create various projects, such as cutting glass to make coasters, assembling a tulip stepping-stone, and crafting a pansy. Bonus: a gallery of work from well-known artisans.

Stained glass

art or anti-art

Author: John Piper

Publisher: N.A


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 95

View: 5422

Breaking Through the Stained Glass Ceiling

Women Religious Leaders in Their Own Words

Author: Maureen E. Fiedler

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9781596271333

Category: Religion

Page: 240

View: 2727

This collection of lively Q&A interviews with key contemporary female religious leaders focuses not only on the discrimination faced by some of the most important women in religion, but documents the emerging leadership of women in several faith traditions.

Discovering Stained Glass in Detroit

Author: Nola Huse Tutag,Lucy Hamilton

Publisher: Wayne State University Press

ISBN: 9780814318751

Category: Design

Page: 166

View: 6493

The Detroit area boasts many fine examples of stained glass representing a variety of periods and styles. The European stained glass collection at teh Detroit Institute of Arts ranks amongst the most important in the United States. Churches and synagogues contain panels from notable designsers and studios, and exquisite glass can also be found in many public and private buildings like the Detroit Public Library, Cranbrook House, the Guardian Building, and the David Whitney, Jr., house. Discovering Stained Glass in Detroit contains sixty examples of the area's stained glass treasures, each stunningly presented in full color. Author Nola Huse Tutag accompanies each illustration with an explanatory text. Line drawings illustrate the buildings where the panels are located. The windows represent works by designers such as Louis Comfort Tiffany, Charles J. Connick, Frank Lloyd Wright, Henry Matisse, as well as those from European and American studios.

The story of stained glass

Author: Nancy E. Krulik

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780590624046

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 32

View: 9569

Learn how stained-glass windows are made by visiting some of the worlds most famous stained-glass windows. Includes instructions for making your own stained glass projects.

Cathedral Stained Glass Coloring Book

Author: Ed Sibbett, Jr.

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486240275

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 554

Re-create great cathedral stained glass with these renderings based on details from cathedral windows in France, Germany, Austria, and England. Sixteen plates specially printed on translucent paper show details from Augsburg Cathedral, Chartres, Le Mans, and others. Captions identify cathedral and window.

111 Stained Glass Panel and Suncatcher Patterns

Author: Donna Roberts

Publisher: Patrick Roberts Software

ISBN: 1479245992


Page: 124

View: 3864

111 Stained Glass Panel and Suncatcher PatternsTable of Contents1. License 12. Tools 22.1. Rapid Resizer 32.2. Pattern Wizard 43. Suncatchers 53.1. Air Balloon Pattern 63.2. Airplane Pattern 73.3. Angel Brooch Pattern 83.4. Apple Pattern 93.5. Art Nouveau Roses Pattern 103.6. Baby Elephant Pattern 113.7. Balloons Pattern 123.8. Bear Pattern 133.9. Brontosaur Pattern 143.10. Bunny Rabbit Pattern 153.11. Candy Cane Pattern 163.12. Cardinal Pattern 173.13. Circus Elephant Pattern 183.14. Circus Seal Pattern 193.15. Cockatiel Pattern 203.16. Cradle Pattern 213.17. Cupcake Pattern 223.18. Dog Pattern 233.19. Dragon Pattern 243.20. Duck Pattern 253.21. Fish Pattern 263.22. Fish Suncatcher Pattern 273.23. Flamingo Pattern 283.24. Flower Pattern 293.25. Frog On a Toadstool Pattern 303.26. Galloping Horse Pattern 313.27. Gift Pattern 323.28. Grizzly Bear Pattern 333.29. Hatching Chick Pattern 343.30. Heart Pattern 353.31. Hummingbird Suncatcher Pattern 363.32. Ice Cream Cone Pattern 373.33. Jack In the Box Pattern 383.34. Kite Pattern 393.35. Kitten Pattern 403.36. Lamb Pattern 413.37. Lion Pattern 423.38. Little Boy Pattern 433.39. Little Girl Pattern 443.40. Musical Notes Pattern 453.41. Open Heart with Crystal Pattern 463.42. Orange Tropical Fish Pattern 473.43. Owl Pattern 483.44. Panda Bear Pattern 493.45. Pansy Pattern 503.46. Partridge In Pear Tree Pattern 513.47. Pumpkin Pattern 523.48. Puppy Pattern 533.49. Sailboat Pattern 543.50. Single Rose Pattern 553.51. Skating Girl Pattern 563.52. Snail Pattern 573.53. Snowflake Pattern 583.54. Snowman Pattern 593.55. Soldier Pattern 603.56. Space Baby Pattern 613.57. Stegosaur Pattern 623.58. Teddy Bear Brooch Pattern 633.59. Tortoise Pattern 643.60. Tropical Fish Pattern 653.61. Tulip Pattern 663.62. Umbrella Pattern 674. Panels 684.1. Arch Pattern 694.2. Bald Eagle Pattern 704.3. Bevel Panel Pattern 714.4. Birdhouse Pattern 724.5. Bittern In the Reeds Pattern 734.6. Bouquet of Tulips Pattern 744.7. Canada Geese Pattern 754.8. Catnap Pattern 764.9. Colorful Sky Pattern 774.10. Cottage Pattern 784.11. Diamond Bevel Pattern 794.12. Distant Hills Pattern 804.13. Dolphin and Calf Pattern 814.14. Evening Run Pattern 824.15. Farmhouse Pattern 834.16. Farmscape Pattern 844.17. Fern Window Pattern 854.18. Fish Pond Pattern 864.19. Flower Ellipse Pattern 874.20. Great Blue Heron Pattern 884.21. High Flying Pattern 894.22. Hummingbird Pattern 904.23. Kite Flying Pattern 914.24. Leaping Dolphin Pattern 924.25. Lighthouse 1 Pattern 934.26. Lighthouse 2 Pattern 944.27. Lighthouse 3 Pattern 954.28. Moonlit Night Pattern 964.29. Nightscape Pattern 974.30. Panda Bear In Tree Pattern 984.31. Polar Bear Pattern 994.32. Raccoon Nest Pattern 1004.33. Regatta Pattern 1014.34. Rose Panel Pattern 1024.35. Rose Window Pattern 1034.36. Sailing Into the Sun Pattern 1044.37. Sand Dunes Pattern 1054.38. Snowcovered Cottage Pattern 1064.39. Stone Bridge Pattern 1074.40. Stone Fence Pattern 1084.41. Strolling Geese Pattern 1094.42. Sunset Pattern 1104.43. Swan Lake Pattern 1114.44. Toronto Skyline Pattern 1124.45. Twilight Canoeing Pattern 1134.46. View From the Dock Pattern 1144.47. Volcano Pattern 1154.48. Waterfall Pattern 1164.49. Windsurfing Pattern 117

390 Traditional Stained Glass Designs

Author: Hywel G. Harris

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486289649

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 78

View: 9731

Finely rendered line drawings, based on photographs of authentic Victorian and Edwardian era designs, depict lovely floral and foliate motifs, a remarkable array of geometrics, transitional designs showing Art Nouveau influence, and much more — all in a wide range of sizes and shapes.

Reflections on Glass

20th Century Stained Glass in American Art and Architecture : the Gallery at the American Bible Society, December 13, 2002--March 15, 2003

Author: Eugene B. Habecker

Publisher: Amer Bible Society


Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 175

View: 6959

Richly illustrated with examples of windows produced in opalescent, Art Noveau, Art Deco, abstract, and traditional figural styles.

Stained Glass For Dummies

Author: Vicki Payne

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470936931

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 336

View: 4906

Discover the artist within and create beautiful stained glass Beautiful stained glass isn't reserved solely for church windows-it can be used to create intricate patterns in home windows, decorate cabinet doors, patio doors, ceilings, skylights, mirrors, lighting fixtures, garden decorations, and much more. Stained Glass For Dummies provides all the information you need to express your creativity and spruce up your home with this timeless art. You'll get a full range of art glass instruction, from traditional leaded stained glass to hot glass-working techniques. Gorgeous full-color design throughout Includes designs for creating your own stained glass pieces Hands-on, easy-to-follow exercises help you perfect your skills Packed with practical guidance on everything from obtaining supplies to working safely, Stained Glass For Dummies is the perfect guide for beginner and novice artists and artisans who want to try a hand at this centuries-old art.

How to Design Stained Glass

Author: Jennie French

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486152480

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 5623

Basic principles, techniques of stained glass design. Topics include design sources, enlarging and reworking, flat and three-dimensional projects, drawing techniques, computer technology, more. 84 projects included. 209 illustrations.

Stained Glass Workshop

Author: Maria Di Spirito

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780806976075

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 5334

“Di Spirito expands the visual and dictionary definition of what it means to put colored glass together. [She] presents in-depth information on glass and techniques. Five projects, one each for her identified types, are well positioned for both beginners and somewhat experienced crafters....The final touch is a panoply of thirtysomething pages filled with designs to copy.”—Booklist.

Stained Glass

Author: Valldepérez, Pere

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 2654

A world renowned stained-glass artist presents a complete self-teaching course in his fascinating and rewarding craft. He opens with a brief illustrated history of stained-glass art, showing great European cathedral windows from the Gothic and Renaissance eras, as well as secular masterpieces by more recent artists, including Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Louis Comfort Tiffany, and Marc Chagall. At the heart of this comprehensively illustrated book is solid instruction, starting with a detailed presentation of tools and materials and directions on their use. Following chapters deal with stained glass projects--how to create original designs and transform them into finished works. Full-color photos with explanatory captions fill virtually every page of this book, and present several stained-glass projects one step at a time, from their original planning stages to completion. A final chapter shows how to restore damaged works and bring them back to a condition near their original specifications. Hundreds of color photos fill this beautiful and instructive volume.

Stained Glass

From Its Origins to the Present

Author: Virginia Chieffo Raguin

Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated


Category: Design

Page: 288

View: 6518

Surveys the history, styles, artists, designs, techniques, and tools of stained glass art, tracing its progress from the ancient Egyptians and Romans, through the Byzantine and Gothic eras, to the present.