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Fall 2014 **DIGITAL**

Fall 2014 **DIGITAL**
Brand: Glass Patterns Quarterly Magazine
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Features
From the Editor


The More, the Merrier
by Delynn Ellis
Managing Editor Delynn Ellis reminds readers that once they learn how to cut glass, a world of stained and fused glass, painting, mosaics, and glass etching opens up to them. The more crafting techniques that glass enthusiasts can learn though classes, GPQ Webinars, and other educational resources, the merrier.

Colorful Feathered Peacock Panel
An Introduction to Stained Glass
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Lidia K. Anderson
A 12" x 12" free-form peacock beginner panel. Adding the peacock’s blue body on top of his clear textured tail provides a three-dimensional effect. Real peacock feathers are inserted into metal cone jewelry findings soldered complete the realistic appearance. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.


Classic Acorn Window
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Chantal Paré
A 9‑1/2" x 13‑1/2" stained glass window featuring three bright, fall-colored acorns. The panel was inspired by a combination of classical Victorian and Frank Lloyd Wright aesthetics and features an abundance of clear panels in flat and textured glass. This project was constructed using zinc and lead cames.


Touchdown Bound
Design by Jean Beaulieu, Text by Darlene Welch
A 24"-diameter circular stained glass panel. The player’s helmet and shoulder extend past the border for a feeling of movement and dimension. Careful selection of glass grains also adds realism. Color choices could easily be changed to represent a favorite team. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Cat Burglar
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Robin Anderson
A 6‑1/2" x 6‑3/4" stained glass panel featuring a curious cat combing through her owner’s jewelry box. Copper foil overlays add details to the box, window frame, and cat’s paws. The design is completed by adding assorted pieces of costume jewelry. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.


Fall Is Here
Design by Judi Hartman of Hartman’s Glass Art, Text by Darlene Welch
A 24" x 24" stained glass panel featuring a birch tree, autumn-colored leaves, and multicolored sky background. The foreground of the design incorporates mirrored glass into the panel, which could be filled with stained glass instead. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Leaves and Spiders and Webs, Oh My!
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Margot A. Clark
An 11"-diameter circular fused glass panel. The design is created by decorating clear glass with various fall-colored paints from Unique Glass Colors. UGC Black MUD is used to transfer the leaf and spider web designs and to build the three-dimensional spider bodies and legs. Firing schedules are included.

The Manger
Design by Sonny and Jinger Glasgow, Text by Delynn Ellis
An 18"-diameter circular stained glass panel featuring Baby Jesus in the manger. Careful selection of glass colors and grain directions bring this design to life and add realism to the swaddling folds, manger and fence wood, and beams of light. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.


16-Page Full-Size Pattern Section

Festive Fall Centerpiece
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Lisa Vogt
A set of fused glass freestanding letters that spell out FALL. Clear glass is used for the stand base and the stacked design layers. The letters are decorated with Confetti glass, black mini stringers, and 96 COE Dichroic Extract. Fusing follows to complete the project.


O Christmas Tree
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Wesley R. Wong
A 5‑3/4"-tall freestanding, three-dimensional fused glass Christmas tree. Pairs of clear glass triangles are cut out, including slots from the top of one triangle and the bottom of the other to allow for combining the triangles. Decorations are added with scrap glass, then fused to complete the design.


Fused Glass Frame Melt Mirror
Design, Fabrication, Text, and Photography by Dale Keating
A 12" x 12" frame created using the screen melt technique. Interlacing wire is added to a prepared kiln shelf to use for the screen melt process, and a center dam helps to maintain the frame’s interior opening. Mirrored glass is glued to the back of the frame to finish.


Tapas Party Cocktail Time
Create Dishes with Reverse Fusing Techniques
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Petra Kaiser
A set of fused and slumped cocktail plates. Molds are created by cutting, shaping, and beveling Kaiser Lee Board. Colored glass noodles add a decorative flair to the dishes. Firing schedules and tips for firing the kiln twice in one day to increase production for the holidays are included.

Candy Corn Platter
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Shanti Deva
An 8" x 8" fused glass serving platter featuring the classic fall candy corn design. The platter base and candy corn are cut from sheet glass, and frit in a contrasting color is used to fill in the areas surrounding the candy corn pieces. Fusing and slumping schedules are included.

What’s New
by Darlene Welch
Information on the latest in books and patterns plus new glass and tools for hot, warm, and cold glass artists and hobbyists. This is the perfect place to keep up with the innovations that will make working in glass easier and more enjoyable.

Snowman Surprise
Design by Jean Beaulieu, Text by Darlene Welch
An 18"-diameter circular stained glass panel featuring a snowman clad in a top hat, scarf, and mittens. His eyes, mouth, and buttons can be cut from glass or added with black glass paint. Clothing colors can easily be changed as desired. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.


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