Home faq index
0 Items
Express Order Form
 
 
Sign in or create your
own personal account


Browse Our Catalog
Special Offers
FEATURED ITEMS
Getting Started!
Bead Making
Bevels
Books
Bottle Cutters
Box Hardware
Came
CDs
Chemicals
CLASSES
Creator's
Copper Foil
Drawing/Painting
eBooks
Etching Glass
Fusing
Gift Certificates
Gift Ideas!
Glass
Glass Beadmaking
Glass Bevels
Glass Kilns
Glass Cutters
Glass Paint/Pens
Glass Grinders
Glass Saws
Grinders
Jewels
Jewelry Findings
Kaleidoscopes
Lamps
Morton Glass Tools
Mosaics
NEW ITEMS!
Oak Framing
Patterns
Projects/Kits/PRE-CUT
Saws
Solder & Supplies
Soldering Irons
Stained Glass
Stained Glass Lamps
Stained Glass Patterns
Stained Glass Tools
Stained Glass Supplies
Tools

FREE Patterns!

About Glass Crafters!

Take Our Survey!
Customer Comments!

Shipping Terms/Info
Glossary
MSDS

Check List/Order Form

Table of Contents
Privacy

Stained Glass Artist Gallery - Artists Display Their Work
powered by BirdEye

Introduction to Stained Glass

Code: 7180
Your Price: $19.95
Qty Prices: 6/17.06 Ea
Quantity:
Quantity in Basket: none
Shipping Weight: 0.50 pounds
Introduction to Stained Glass
Alternate Views
a b c d Larger View
This NEW reprint of the classic step-by-step stained glass manual was first published thirty years ago! Revised with the latest information, over 200 photos, and full size patterns for 17 projects in both copper foil and lead came. Chapters include glass cutting, working with patterns, fabricating a leaded panel, constructing boxes, and much more. 70 pg.

Glass Making - Modern glass making is an extremely refined process. Glass is made basically from silica sand, limestone and soda ash. The mixture is put into a glass furnace and heated to approximately 3000 degrees F, until the raw materials melt into a liquid which can be formed into glass sheets. To color the glass, various metal oxides are added to the raw materials during the glass making operation. These include selenium or gold for red, yellow and pink; cobalt for blue and sulphur for amber. The final price of the glass is most evident when purchasing hot colors (red, yellow, orange, pink) as gold and selenium are expensive ingredients.

Excerpt from Introduction to Stained Glass (#7180).

See also:
Quick Success
Introduction to Glass Fusing

 
Customers that purchased this item also purchased the following:

7545

Stained Glass Basics
524

Oil, Cutting - Toyo
DSP

Deluxe Supply Package

Our customers say ... "best stained glass web site i have found-lay out is great-i am a beginner and site works well"
Follow Us On
Popular Searches
free patterns    free pattern    bevels    clear glass    spectrum    dragon fly free    Spectrum glass    vase cap    frit    tiffany fan patterns    molds    red glass    solder    glass    flux    Ceramic Casting Molds    Night light    free    waterglass    came    patina    clear    Gold mosaic    foil    bevel    BF2 0203 S    light    WIRE    lead    grinder heads    tropic    kilns    S5-675.5    copper foil    glass cutter    sunseekers    chain    zinc    grinder    hummingbird   
Recent Searches
salmon pink    pre cut scroll kit    clucky    frit fine    window kit    pie    neo opal    s7 161w    large bails    000    SAFET    007    3/8 zinc came    As    s3f-230.71    Vase Cap ?Ã?£    3/4 X 3    Red Glass Marking Pencil - Box of 12    taurus 3 ring blades    5 vase cap    soldering ron    box of nails    etched bevels    18 wire    manatee pattern    birdhouse    fmt25    chick pattern    owl pattern    Green square bevels    1201T    0378    bls    s2f-518.1    American flags    solder 60/40 economy    Diamond Súper star II    210.71    1 3/4 × 6 blue glass    lantern hardware   

Home | Privacy | Instructions | Account Info | Javascript - Cookies | Ordering | Express Order Form
Shipping | Terms | Guarantee | Problems | Contact Us | Bookmark Our Site

Glass Crafters Stained Glass, Inc.
398 Interstate Court - Sarasota, FL 34240
Showroom Hours 9-5 Mon-Sat
Orders 1-800-422-4552
Customer Service 1-941-379-8333
Fax 1-941-379-8827

info@glasscrafters.biz

Copyright© 1999-2017 Glass Crafters Stained Glass, Inc. All rights reserved.
Prices subject to availability and may change without notice.
All colors are approximate and representative.
Please email webmaster with any problems or comments.


powered by BirdEye