Ninety original modern designs combine aspects of abstract motifs with flora and fauna for beautiful and strikingly unusual effects. Symmetrical in design, the 90 patterns are easily adapted for specific projects.
Traditional stained glass artists can expand their craft with the dynamic modern look of 70 patterns, including "Butterfly Breeze," "Peonies," and others. Each design appears in color on inside covers.
This splendid sourcebook for stained glass designs contains 88 patterns in styles ranging from medieval interlacements to Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and modern motifs. Suitable for crafters at every level of expertise, the patterns can be easily expanded for full-sized panels, mirror surrounds, and other decorative work.
This completely original collection of designs will have craftworkers purring with delight. Sixty stunning renderings detail an assembly of cats in all their feline glory: napping, cavorting, exploring, and simply being their beautiful selves. Use them to add vibrancy to a host of stained glass projects, including window panes, lampshade panels, light catchers, mobiles, and more.
A noted artist offers this handsome collection of alphabet and number pattern specifically designed for work in stained glass. Includes seven complete alphabets and six sets of numerals in styles ranging from Gothic, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco to block-like modern and abstract geometrics. Many craft uses. 242 black-and-white illustrations.
"Prairie Designs for Stained Glass Windows" is a book of 56 original designs by Alex Spatz in the Prairie School of design, which was started by Frank Lloyd Wright. It has designs in circles, rectangles and free-form shapes, in varying complexities for hobbyists of different levels.
All-new, original collection presents familiar sayings and sentiments, from messages as simple as "Family is Forever" and "Choose Joy" to timeless sayings like "Home Sweet Home." Includes 40 panels plus two complete alphabets.
All-original collection details 60 round, oval, and octagonal designs. Patterns include Apple Blossoms, Man in the Moon, Fish Pond, Agate Abstract, Peacock, and many more. Includes enlargement guide and helpful hints.
Shows crafters at all levels how to create stunning lampshades. Projects include a candle chimney, lantern, panel shade, hanging cylinder lamp, and procedures using the lead-came method and copper-foil. 180 black-and-white figures.
Outstanding collection of 78 royalty-free motifs focusing on nature themes — the sun, bamboo plants, long reeds and grasses; floral scenes with birds, small animals, fish, plus many abstract designs, all imbued with the lovely, tranquil lines and rhythms of nature. Varied shapes make the designs adaptable to wide range of projects.
Durable, full-size templates for constructing 42 different stained glass boxes. Clear, complete instructions cover tools, materials and techniques. Motifs include: floral, butterfly, heart, geometric, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Pennsylvania Dutch, contemporary, more. List of supply sources. 42 designs. Color illustrations on covers.
Step-by-step Instructions Using the Modern Copper-foil Method
Author: James McDonell
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Make beautiful stained glass pieces using the easy-to-learn copper-foil method. Step-by-step instructions and 45 photos, drawings, and diagrams explain patterns and pattern cutting, scoring glass, foiling, soldering, framing, patinas, more.
A magnificent array of designs: landscapes, florals, geometric shapes, birds and wildlife, and much more. Varied shapes and sizes make these designs ideal for windows, mirrors, panels, sidelights, and other uses.
For centuries, people of almost every culture — from the Navajos to the Hindus to the Celts — have used the mandala as a form of creative expression. A sacred symbol meaning "universe" or "wholeness," the mandala is a complex circular image that uses patterns and geometric designs to draw the eye to its center, creating an appeal that's almost hypnotic. In this gorgeous collection of mandala patterns for stained glass, ninety-nine royalty-free images present pure inspiration for a variety of projects, including window panes, sun catchers, and other works of art.