acid-etched church rood screen

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Here is an example of a recent work by Rainbow Glass Studios. This old church rood screen features acid etched float glass.

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glass throughout history

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Around 2000 years ago the Romans badocams.com started casting slabs of flat glass which were first used in Herculaneum for windows in the houses of the wealthy. The glass wasn’t polished, that came much later, so it had a poor optical quality but it kept out the weather and let […]

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the myth about “liquid” glass

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I’m often asked technical questions about the process of making glass so here I’ll try to answer some of those questions over time. Starting with the myth about glass slowly creeping and flowing like a liquid from top to bottom so it gets thicker at the bottom This myth came […]

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the memory window by wendy briggs

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The Memory Window designed by Wendy Briggs with contributions from residents, is soon to be installed in the grounds of a care home in Brighton. The fused glass has sepia toned photographs fused into the glass which has then been laminated to toughened glass to make it safe and robust for […]

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Restoration of windows at St Annes Church, Soho

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Restoration of Allen Windows in the Vestry of St Annes Church, Soho.  A total of 12 windows were restored or remade after damage caused by the blitz of 1940.  The central panel was a new commemorative window acknowledging the history of the Church.  http://stannes-soho.org.uk/history/

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Painted Butterflies

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Over the course of 3 years we painted over 350 butterflies for a private house.  Each of the butterflies are identifiable species from around the world.  Commissioned by Damian HIrst we replaced visit this website all the plain windows over four visit this website floors of the converted mill. Here are a few images […]

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Octopus Shower Screen

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Recently installed shower cubicle for a private residence.  Octopus tentacles interlocked created using sandblasting on both sides.

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