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Title:
Stained glass : techniques & projects
Author:
Shanahan, Mary, -2000.
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Publication Information:
Lewes : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
vii, 120 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Language:
English
Electronic Access:
Publisher description http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/ste021/2002327777.html
ISBN:
9781861081964
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Bring light and color into your life with professional-looking stained- glass works you've made yourself. Anyone, even a novice, can master this time-honored art form using the modern materials and techniques presented here. Detailed and extensive instructions, as well as 100 glorious color photogra


Author Notes

Mary Shanahan taught stained glass to adult education classes for the last fifteen years of her life. She also taught watercolour painting, and was a founding member of the Molesey Art Society in south-west London


Table of Contents

Introduction
The History of Stained Glassp. 1
Types of Glassp. 5
Section 1 Getting Started
Basic Tools and Equipmentp. 8
Specialized Tools and Equipmentp. 10
Raw Materialsp. 13
How to Cut Glassp. 14
Copper-Foilingp. 16
Tinning and Solderingp. 17
Section 2 Projects
The Copper-Foil Techniquep. 19
The Applique Techniquep. 49
Traditional Stained Glass using Lead Camep. 57
Section 3 Advanced Projects
Painting on Glassp. 79
The Fused-Glass Techniquep. 84
Making a Cupboard with Stained Glass Doorsp. 86
Projects using Combined Techniquesp. 90
Designing your Own Projectsp. 97
Section 4 Hints, Tips and Reference
Attaching Hinges, Hooks and Lampshadesp. 108
Making your Own Lampshade Mouldp. 112
Calculationsp. 114
About the Authorp. 116
Indexp. 117

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