Synopses & Reviews
From "What types of glass can I use?" to "How do I assemble an entire stained glass window?" this is the stained glass guide that will take you from neophyte to expert. You'll find out about all the necessary tools and supplies, and master eight simple techniques--including cutting and grinding glass, using copper foil, and etching--that form the foundation for a range of projects. As you learn each procedure, you'll make exquisite items such as a tulip stepping stone, incorporate glass "globs" to fashion a grape cluster, and accent the solderable wire on a vase with beads. A gallery of professional work provides additional inspiration.
Youve 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.