Birds and Butterflies Stained Glass Pattern Book

94 Designs

Author: Ed Sibbett

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 66

View: 553

Well-known artist and craftsman Ed Sibbett, Jr., here offers stained glass workers a matchless array of 94 charming bird and butterfly patterns. Now you can brighten and animate your stained glass projects with imaginative kingfishers, eagles, jays, toucans, hummingbirds, cardinals, penguins, parrots, butterflies, and more. The most experienced glass craftspeople will find designs here to challenge and hone their skills. And even the beginner, armed with readily available general instructions, will find numerous easy-to-use patterns in this book. All patterns can be worked as is, reduced, or enlarged to suit your needs. Use them whole or in part to create a wide variety of attractive projects — butterfly lightcatchers, a window of swans, door panels of owls, mirrors, boxes, candle shelters, mobiles, and many more. A Publisher's Note offers many valuable ideas and suggestions and a list of mail-order houses dealing in stained glass supplies. If your stained glass work has suffered for want of new conceptions and designs, Birds and Butterflies is an inexpensive treasury of creative inspiration. If you haven't worked stained glass before, this book is your easy-to-follow guide to a delightful craft adventure.

Birds, Flowers and Butterflies Stained Glass Pattern Book

Author: Connie Clough Eaton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 68

View: 237

Stained glass artists use butterflies, birds, and flowers as motifs because of the beauty, vivid color, and texture these subjects bring to their work. In this collection of exquisite patterns, stained glass designer Connie Clough Eaton has put her aesthetic spotlight on these three motifs. Included are full-page designs of lush baskets, vases, and garden flower bouquets, as well as butterflies and birds, set amongst floral sprays and in various bucolic settings. Masterfully rendered for stained glass work, the beautiful graphics in this rich collection are also suitable for use in a myriad of other arts and crafts projects.

Creating Stained Glass Lampshades

Author: James H. Hepburn

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 236

Shows crafters at all levels how to create stunning lampshades. Projects include a candle chimney, lantern, panel shade, hanging cylinder lamp, and procedures using the lead-came method and copper-foil. 180 black-and-white figures.

William Morris Stained Glass Pattern Book

Author: Carolyn Relei

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 72

View: 158

Chief exponent of the Arts and Crafts movement in Victorian England, renowned artist and craftsman William Morris (1834–96) created a host of stunning patterns for wallpaper, fabrics, tapestries, floor coverings, and other decorative projects. Many of these designs took nature as their theme. Now Carolyn Relei has skillfully rendered 100 of Morris's best designs for this superb collection of stained glass motifs. Among the 100 black-and-white designs depicted here are lush florals and vines, exotic birds amid magnificent displays of garden flowers, a charming bouquet of daffodils, and many more. Artfully displayed in circular, oval, and rectangular frames, these splendid classics — all easily adaptable as templates — will appeal to artists and artisans who admire the work of one of the Victorian era's most influential craftsmen.

Stained Glass Craft Made Simple

Step-by-step Instructions Using the Modern Copper-foil Method

Author: James McDonell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 34

View: 652

Make beautiful stained glass pieces using the easy-to-learn copper-foil method. Step-by-step instructions and 45 photos, drawings, and diagrams explain patterns and pattern cutting, scoring glass, foiling, soldering, framing, patinas, more.

Victorian Suncatchers Stained Glass Pattern Book

Author: Connie Clough Eaton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 68

View: 548

Charming patterns based on actual Victorian suncatcher designs range from sparkling portraits of birds to magnificent butterflies and flowers. Ideal for ornaments, gifts. 113 black-and-white designs.

It's Fun to Make Things from Scrap Materials

Author: Evelyn Glantz Hershoff

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 388

View: 842

Tons of great ideas for making party favors, decorations, gifts, and games from household supplies and materials that are usually thrown away. 214 illustrations.

Victorian Suncatchers Stained Glass Pattern Book

Author: Connie Clough Eaton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 68

View: 388

Charming patterns based on actual Victorian suncatcher designs range from sparkling portraits of birds to magnificent butterflies and flowers. Ideal for ornaments, gifts. 113 black-and-white designs.

Creative Paper Toys and Crafts

Author: Michael Grater

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 240

View: 950

Instructions for over sixty projects using paper and cardboard to create a variety of shapes and constructions.

How to Work in Beveled Glass

Forming, Designing, and Fabricating

Author: Seymour Isenberg

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 225

View: 368

Easy-to-use, well-illustrated volume by experts explains grozzing, roughing, mitering, smoothing, polishing; joining bevels with lead or foil. Patterns in Victorian and contemporary styles for 14 projects: mirrors, lamps, hanging ornaments, panels. Plus, 6 guest artists exhibit more than 30 works. 248 black-and-white, over 30 color illustrations. Appendix. Index.