Dana Thomas Inspried Stained Glass Project

By |2019-05-17T02:45:40+00:00March 4th, 2018|Project|

I've been inspired by Wright's Dana Thomas house lately.  Frank's fountain windows and doors are something to ponder.  They pull you in with a desire to inspect every detail.  I stumbled upon a reproduction done by Thoennes Studios here and decided I need to start exploring and practicing similar patterns. Stained Glass Pattern in the [...]

Review: Prairie Designs II For Stained Glass Windows

By |2019-05-31T02:41:40+00:00January 31st, 2018|Book|

Prairie Designs II for Stained Glass Windows is the second book in the series by Alex Spatz. The stained glass patterns included in the book are sympathetic to the prairie school of design made popular by Frank Lloyd Wright. If you are looking to explore design elements Wright he made popular during the turn of [...]

Follow Prairie Stained Glass Workshop On Facebook

By |2017-11-26T16:41:38+00:00November 26th, 2017|News|

I finally did it.  It seemed like the logical thing to do.  Yes, I created a facebook page for Prairie Stained Glass Workshop. If you're on Facebook, I invite you to stop by the page and like us or follow the page.  I'll be posting photos of new pieces as they come out of the [...]

How A Stained Glass Candle Lantern Is Made

By |2019-12-14T05:27:40+00:00November 23rd, 2017|Project|

How do you cut the glass? How do you put it together?  Do you make your designs?  Better than telling you, I thought I 'd show you.  As I was creating a new custom designed stained glass candle lantern, I  grabbed my camera and took some video so I could share the story along the [...]

New Stained Glass Candle Lantern Project

By |2017-11-11T00:28:42+00:00November 11th, 2017|Project|

  As the holidays are approaching it seems like a perfect time to experiment with a stained glass new project.  I've decided to try a three-dimensional piece.  I'm going to make a small candle lantern for the Christmas season.   Every Christmas time I think about how we should have a nice centerpiece for the table.  [...]