Stained Glass

  • Decorative Glass
    Decorative glass items, from Venetian beads to church windows, have always distinguished themselves from other works of art. Perhaps because stained and painted glass are worked upon by artists, yet ....
  • Stained Glass Restoration
    Stained glass restoration efforts are in full swing everywhere across the country. So many beautiful historic structures have fallen into disrepair that in recent years, a booming industry has grown ....
  • Church Windows
    Many traditional arts initially began and later flourished through the patronage of the church. One of the most beloved of these is the tradition of stained glass. Many churches take particular prid....
  • Etched Glass
    Mosaic glass windows, stained glass doors, and colorful art glass have all gained a lot of interior decorating press lately. But a more quiet and subtle form of decorative glass, etched glass, has al....
  • Temple Windows
    Temple windows--those that describe intricate religious scenes and meditative patterns--are priceless architectural details. Due to the delicacy of the medium, many of these historic windows have fal....
  • Custom Doors
    A little bit of craftsmanship adds a lot of character to a home, business, or church. Gorgeous, hand-carved custom doors with finely wrought hardware always draw attention and generate conversation. ....
  • Faceted Glass
    Faceted glass art pieces hold a similar allure to that for which the finest cut diamonds are known. When light enters a piece of glass that has been artfully shaped, it showers its environment with p....
  • Stained Glass Repair
    The topic of stained glass repair has been gone over in some detail here in Stained Glass Focus. However, we've mostly dwelt on the subject of historic windows in large structures such as churches an....
  • Mosaic Glass
    We're familiar with the term "mosaic" referring to the lovely, painstakingly crafted works of art composed of tiny pieces of bright color and texture. This same effect is also created in art glass st....
  • Frank Lloyd Windows
    There's something that is so quintessentially American about the Arts and Crafts style of architecture and design. The prairie style homes of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Craftsman bungalows of the Mid....