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Spring 2019 **Print**

Spring 2019 **Print**
Brand: Glass Patterns Quarterly Magazine
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Features

From the Editor

The Burning Question
by Delynn Ellis
Managing Editor Delynn Ellis reminds readers how support from Glass Patterns Quarterly advertising sponsors make it possible for the publication to continue offering the premier resource to learn techniques for cutting, grinding, designing, painting, and displaying stained and fused glass art.

Remembrance Poppies
A Symbol of Memorial Day
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Leslie Gibbs
Photography by Jon Gibbs
A round stained glass panel featuring a fused poppy design. The poppy is placed in the center of the panel background, which includes a cross design cut from white opalescent double rolled iridescent rainbow glass. A firing schedule is included for the poppy. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Apple Blossom Lamp
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Chantal Paré
A pyramid-shaped lamp shade featuring large apple blossoms. A wooden jig helps with the construction of the panels, and a vase cap is installed at the top of the lamp to finish. Tips are included for cutting ring mottles and heavily textured glasses. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Teal Baroque Butterfly
An Introduction to Using Adhesive Paper
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Debbie Piper
An ornate, stylized stained glass design created with teal ripple, black ripple, and white wispy glasses. The design is accented using teal and black faceted jewels. Techniques for using adhesive paper for transferring pattern pieces to the glass are included. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Mount Fuji from Lake Kawaguchi
Design, Fabrication, and Text by David Kennedy
A stained glass panel featuring a view of Japan’s Mt. Fuji in the spring. Streaky and wispy glass in blues, greens, and grays add detail and dimension to the design. Zinc U-channel came is used to finish the edges. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Spring
Design by Paned Expressions Studios, Text by by Darlene Welch
A 24" x 42" stained glass panel featuring a landscape with glowing mountains in the background and a running stream surrounded by trees and greenery. This stained glass pattern can also be used for other glass mediums including fused, mosaic, and etched glasswork. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

Garden Spider
Design by Paned Expressions Studios, Text by by Darlene Welch
A 20" round stained glass panel featuring a tribute to the garden spider, a champion for controlling outdoor insects. The dense black and yellow colors provide a striking appearance for the spider as she is poised on her intricate black-patinated web. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

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.

Spring Bliss
Design by Kevin Thornhill, Text by Delynn Ellis
A graceful stained glass spring panel featuring tulips in purples and pinks. Yellow and beige glasses used for the background help to bring out the beauty of the flowers. The design is created as a modern take on a traditional pattern made popular during the Victorian era. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

16-Page Full-Size Pattern Section

Audrey Hepburn
Design by Jean Beaulieu, Text by Delynn Ellis
A 12" x 17" stained glass panel created in honor of silver screen actress Audrey Hepburn. In this design, the actress is captured wearing her iconic pillbox hat and scarf that are rendered in dense white cast opal and light opal/crystal glasses. This project was constructed using the copper foil technique.

How Does Your Garden Grow?
Fused Glass Panel
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Carmen Flores Tanis
A 6-1/2" x 8" fused glass panel that explores four different techniques—screen printing with two colors, bending stringers in a flame, die-cutting fiber paper for shallow molds, and hand lettering with a fine tip. The pretty rolled edges of the glass provide an added decorative element. Firing schedules are included.

Embellished Garden Lantern
Design and Text by Alysa Phiel, Text and Photography by Jane McClarren
A fused glass project featuring four garden and butterfly panels installed in a purchased metal lantern. Opal glass frit is used to create the garden scene at the bottom half of each panel. The dichroic glass butterflies are fired separately from the panels, then added to the design. Fusing and slumping schedules are included.

Bluebird Tile
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Lisa Vogt
A fused glass panel featuring a bluebird surrounded by colorful blooms created from 96 COE glass for the base plus frit, stringers, and noodles to add design features. Techniques for success in bending stringers over a candle flame are provided. Full fusing and optional slumping schedules are included.

Let the Glass Grow
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Petra Kaiser
A footed fused glass serving bowl that incorporates translucency, fragility, and subtle design effects. The base is cut from luminescent clear glass and decorated with colorful half-round fused glass strips. The bent strips provide a foot for the bowl plus help to determine its final shape Firing schedules are included.

Frit Frond Garden
Design, Fabrication, and Text by Dennis Brady
An 8" x 8" fused glass garden scene featuring a variety of purple blooms resting on a grassy base. Multiple techniques are used to complete the project including Freeze and Fuse flowers, feathery frit fronds, and vitribulbs for the thick green stems. Firing schedules are provided for the various techniques.

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