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Title:
Stained glass mosaics : projects & patterns
Author:
Shannon, George, 1961-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub. Co., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
96 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
General Note:
"A Sterling/Tamos book."

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781895569339
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library TT298 .S42 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

From small bits of brightly colored glass, put together magical mosaics! Starting with the basics of selecting and cutting glass, to methods of copying and transferring patterns, to fresh ideas for setting up a safe and comfortable work area, all the information you need is right here Pick from several methods of applying the glass to the surface, and make wood bases and support structures. Photos capture every step of the process in close-up, full-size patterns to practice on are a great way to perfect your technique before actually doing a project, and helpful hints on every page help you avoid common errors and get great results. 25 fabulous projects offer a range of styles: flower and herb planter boxes brighten up any window, balcony or yard; and a lotus and dragonfly wall hanging has mirrored glass to capture and reflect light. Other beautifully decorative items include an exquisite lily pond birdbath, mosaic tabletops, and a variety of garden stones. Easy to follow templates accompany every project.


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