Fox Panel Kitchen Door Installation
We received a lovely message recently from a client who requested a Fox Panel commission and a Hare Panel for Kitchen door and Window.
This afternoon’s sunshine behind the fox door after torrential rain! The garden has let out a huge sigh of relief. Wishing you all a lovely Summer x
I tend to think of stained glass or (art-glass) as a semi precious material – rather like amethysts or emeralds. A lot of hard work goes into the production of this material, and it is becoming more and more expensive due to increased environment protection standards and importation fees.
Getting your glass cutting technique right can […]
In the Middle Ages glass was cut with a heated and sharply pointed iron rod. The red hot point was drawn along the moistened surface of the glass causing it to snap apart; due to the thermal shock created by the heat and the water. The Medieval glaziers were exposed to a high […]
Fox stained glass to go to Wisconsin. The circular window created for a front door in progress. Bespoke Stained Glass to Enhance Interiors. The unique beauty of a custom made stained glass window can add another dimension to your living space. Because light illuminates stained glass, it has a profound effect on the […]
My Inspiration for ‘Belladonna Hare’ In 1662 Isobel Gowdie an accomplished young Scottish woman living in Auldearn Highland was tried for Witchcraft. Her story has been the subject of prose, drama, poetry and song. Maddy Priors song ‘The Fabled Hare was particularly inspired by Isobel Gowdie’s spell which was recorded as a part of […]
The Hare with the Amber Eyes
The Hare with the Amber Eyes: with the aid of Silver Nitrate.
It is a popular misconception that colour is applied to the glass to create stained glass. The colour is in fact in the body of the actual […]
The Stained Glass process begins with an image in mind or a photo. The Bute Hare commission began with a drawing sketch that was then re-drawn onto paper template with an emphasis of the customers requirements and elements to the region of Scotlands Island of Bute. […]
My recent commission is named Mr Hare of Bute in Scotland, i’m delighted to say the project has gone well and progress is made as Mr Hare receives his head and a pair of large ears.
The UK is well known for being a popular location for the traditional British Hare. […]
CHIHUAHUA BOO ON STAINED GLASS
Boo is my latest stained glass commission project. The Mummy and Daddy (Owners) of Boo wanted a Roundel to display their Chihuahua in all her glory. Along with a 22nd Anniversary and a story of images that tell […]
SELECTING & CUTTING THE GLASS
I generally use a selection of Antique, Cathedral and Spectrum glass to gain the desired affect in my work. Variables will depend on the mood of the scene and the […]