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technique of making leaded glass ornaments

Walter J. Hamilton

technique of making leaded glass ornaments

by Walter J. Hamilton

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Published by Hamilton Studio in [Silver Spring, Md.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glass painting and staining.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter J. Hamilton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT298 .H35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 78 p.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5304632M
    LC Control Number72087143

    Stained glass (Vitrail) is a glass panel made up of different colored glass pieces, artistically arranged and assembled with lead came. The peculiarity of the works created with this technique is that the streaming of the sunlight or artificial light through the stained glass creates beautiful colors.   Gold ornament option: The original gold ornament I made used old book pages from a German book I found on Etsy. I used the Tim Holtz Walnut Stain distress ink, which is a darker tint.I also added more distress ink to the edges of each piece of the book page after it was ripped apart. Step 3: Mod Podge the Glass Bulb and Add Book Pages.

      First, make sure you start with a clean ornament. I use rubbing alcohol to clean them, and I explain how and why in a previous blog post I wrote about how to make these glass Easter ornaments. Now, about the floor cleaner I read about this idea more than a year ago when I was reading a crafting forum somewhere, and I completely dismissed it. Keep the following factors in mind as you determine which construction technique to use for a particular stained-glass design: Geometric designs lend themselves to lead-came techniques. Making a lot of straight lines meet up nicely (often a key in geometric designs) is difficult when you’re using copper foil.

    Using a machine that was designed to make light bulbs, Corning engineers produced more than 2, ornament balls a a new tradition of Christmas decorating was started when Hallmark introduced six glass ball ornaments and twelve yarn figures as the first collection of Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments. 3. Select a foil wide enough for your intended effect. Idea: if you want a more decorative effect, scalloped foil would be a fun way to dress up the edges.


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Technique of making leaded glass ornaments by Walter J. Hamilton Download PDF EPUB FB2

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In this craft, some of the tools and materials can be had in stores near where I live, so the temptation gets strong, and I've taken a class in it, This book, though, gets almost to /5(4). Milly Frances Lead Came Construction Stained Glass Tutorials Beginner,Leading Up Technique Simple Instructions For Making Leaded Stained Glass This is where making leaded stained glass really gets exciting.

Once you have cut all your glass pieces out, the next step is to join them together using stained glass lead came. Stained Glass Lead Came Tutorials.

These making stained glass instructions focus on the wonderful technique of leaded stained glass. If you want to make a larger panel with strong lines and surface texture, then these Lead Came Tutorials are for you.

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The major advantages of using lead over copper foil are [1] that leaded leadlines are perfectlyuniform in width, which looks especially good with straight lines, geometric shapes, and symmetrical designs, [2] that leading, once mastered, is much quicker than copper foiling, and can therefore significantly reduce the cost of a stained glass.

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You will learn how to set up your cartoon, stretch and cut lead, lead up the glass, soldering, apply the putty, and polish and darken the lead: Lead Came. Lampshades, Water Prisms and 3-D Flowers. If you construct your project using the lead technique, there isnt anything else you need to do.

The cementing process weatherproofs the project. If you use the copper foil technique, you will want to make sure that there is something to prevent the copper foil from pulling away from the outer edges of the project when it gets wet.

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The use of came, a lead strip with a groove or channel to hold the glass, is the oldest method of making leaded glass (Fig. 1). It was developed hundreds of years ago and is the basic technique used in the leaded windows of Medieval cathedrals.The Manufacturing Process Stained glass is still made the same way it was back in the Middle Ages and comes in various forms.

For the glass used in leaded glass windows, a lump of the molten glass is caught up at one end of a blow pipe, blown into a cylinder, cut, flattened and cooled.