Synopses & Reviews
From delicate dogwood blossoms to hardy oak and maple leaves, this collection of stained glass lampshade patterns offers a glorious assortment of original designs. Beautiful but not overly detailed, the easy-to-replicate designs ensure a successful finished product for stained glass artists and hobbyists.
The panel-construction shades, most of them four-sided, feature motifs that flow in a continuous fashion to form an overall pattern. Less rigid than the prairie style commonly associated with panel shades, the designs are much easier to re-create than the complicated Tiffany styles. Simple yet elegant patterns include foil overlays that add a special flair to the designs, which use standard-size vase caps that can be resized for a variety of bases.
Specially chosen for their eloquent simplicity, these elegant floral and geometrical designs — ranging from circular and oval to square and rectangular forms — are intended to enhance traditional transoms, sidelights, and door inserts, but can also be incorporated into various other craft projects. 100 black-and-white designs.
This treasury of original patterns, based on a wealth of floral and geometrical designs, is easily adaptable and highly versatile. Specially chosen for their eloquent simplicity, the high-quality, elegant motifs--ranging from circular and oval to square and rectangular forms--are intended to enhance traditional transoms, sidelights, and door inserts, but can also be incorporated into various other craft projects. 100 black-and-white designs.
This treasury of original patterns based on traditional designs contains a wealth of florals and geometrics, that are as easy to execute as they are attractive. Easily adapted and highly versatile, these elegant designs are intended as enhancements to traditional doorways but can be incorporated into other craft projects. Design shapes range from circular and oval to square and rectangular, plus a few other unusual forms for a magnificent variety of simple but handsome ornaments for transoms, sidelights, door inserts, and other projects. Approximately 100 black-and-white designs. 7 shown in full color on covers.