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I Like Stained Glass

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    Wish I Had the Space For a Workshop

    Ever since I took a class where I did a small stained glass piece, I have a love for it.  Unfortunately the only time I get to play around with it, is when one of my friends invites me over to play in her workshop.  I am so jealous! I have only done small things, but...
    NewShoes NewShoes 46-50, F Jun 23, 2007

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    I Think Stained Glass Is Beautiful ...

    .... but I've never worked with it.  Is it too heavy to be made into jewelry?
    JustLoveMe JustLoveMe 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2010

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    And Would Like to Learn How to Make It.

    No story yet, I'm afraid.  I just joined this group hoping to learn about the process. :-)  E. Bunbury
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M May 9, 2008

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    Grinding Away

    My wife got me into stained glass. I took about  3 years off, and started back up a few weeks ago. I have some unfinished projects of hers and mine at home that I want to finish, but first I need to give myself a refresher course. I started off by making a 9-pane rectangle...
    mergelayers mergelayers 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 3, 2010

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    Mystical Glass

    Buck Meadows California. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *     When the sunlight shines thru this glass,you can feel the light..      
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 7 Responses May 3, 2008

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    In Churches Or Homes

    There are a lot of houses around where my parents live, which have incorporated stained glass windows into their front entrance halls or/and the tall window that leads halfway up the stairs.  I love the uniqueness of many of them- and had often wished when growing up...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 21, 2008

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    Wow. Glad I Found This.

    I create stained glass.  i have taught it to myself.  I'm not as good as I'd like to be.  I really would love to take classes.  Don't know of any.  I'm in the suburbs of chicago, IL if any has any sugesstions.
    Newlifenewfriends Newlifenewfriends 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2010

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    Paris

    Paris has a lot  of fine stained  glass some very old and some modern.For the best old go to the Cathedral of St Denis where all the french Kins are buried.For modern go to the Church of St Severin in the Latin Quarter
    Fulke Fulke 66-70, M Mar 31, 2011

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    HAPPY to Be Back In the World of Stained Glass

    I learned Stained Glass around 1989 and made quite a few pieces, most of them, given away as gifts.  During that time I made a Red Glass Cardinal Window Hanging, Bluebird Fan Lamp, Sunset Circle, Various Hanging Pieces, Large Dining Room Seafood Lamp, etc. Deciding that I...
    reflections3 reflections3 61-65, F 14 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    Glass World!

    I'm a cold weather creature living in Florida!  One of the things that gets me excited when the weather FINALLY starts cooling off is that I can go to the garage where I've claimed a piece for my stained glass "shop"and start to create magic! I've had a love...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 28, 2009

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    Maybe like 3 or 4 glasses if i can ever get this bottle open..I can,t get it open..Lol..
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    the reddened eyes and the tear-stained pillows. there's only so much a girl can take before she breaks.
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    I wear glasses, but I want to get a purple or red pair of contacts! ? or black and white swirls kinda like hypnotised
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    My inner body is made of broken glass and ashes. My inner body is a ghost. It bleeds from invisible sores That oil and ashes cannot cure. My inner body is almost dead Made of...
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