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Title:
Basic stained glass making : all the skills and tools you need to get started
Author:
Ebeling, Eric.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
v, 137 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
A good work environment -- Stained glass safety -- Equipment and materials -- Understanding glass -- Basic skills -- Foiled glass panel -- Lead came panel -- Tiffany-style lampshade -- Holiday candle -- Three-dimensional hanging star -- Mirror with flower overlay -- Basic stained glass repair -- Additional project patterns.
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ISBN:
9780811728461
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This highly detailed guide contains everything the beginner needs to know to make beautiful basic stained glass projects--presented with lavish color illustrations and precise instructions that eliminate the guesswork from each step-by-step activity. Expert techniques and tips for cutting and polishing glass, tracing patterns, soldering, and more are explained with the beginner in mind.
Included is an indispensable section on tools and materials used to make each of the pieces--from classic flat-panel creations to a Tiffany-style lamp. Other topics: setting up a good workspace, safety guidelines, and project variations.


Author Notes

Michael Johnston is a stained glass expert who has been perfecting his craft for more than two decades in the central Pennsylvania region, where he owns and operates Rainbow Vision Stained Glass. He is an accomplished teacher of stained glass techniques and artistry for all skill levels. He lives in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Alan Wycheck is a concrete specialist and former partner in The SO Factory, a concrete design company. He is also an award-winning photographer and lives in central Pennsylvania.


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