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Jack’s Adventures Continues

Jack collects donations for DVIS Jack said today, “if only all dogs could be a mascot.” Did you know: Tulsa Stained Glass raises money and supplies annually for the Domestic Violence Intervention Service (DVIS)? ¬†Mascot Jack is especially interested in...

Kick Start Your Spontaneous Art

What is creativity?¬† Creativity is the process of inventing a new idea. So…. how do YOU become creative? I have been teaching stained glass for over 40 years, and I have come to discover I really like the creative process of idea generation as much as the actual...

Placement Ideas for Stained Glass

Placement Ideas for Stained Glass Stained Glass has many usages because of its decorative and/or its functional, non-transparent attributes. Check out this list to see where stained glass can beautify your environment. Front entry: this is the most popular place for...

Materials The Pros Use

Materials The Pros Use Cames – Since the invention of stained glass in the tenth century, H-shaped lengths of metal, called cames, have been used to join the pieces of glass. Lead is the preferred material, dating back hundreds of years. It is a gray pewter...

A Brief Introduction to Stained Glass

A Brief Introduction to Stained Glass In simple terms, the purpose of a window is to admit light while protecting a building interior from the elements. A stained glass window is made of pieces of colored glass, held together in lead channels. In this form a window...