Preston Studios |Free Stained Glass PatternsStained Glass Pattern Listing - free stained glass patternsArt of Stained Glass - How to Make Stained GlassStained Glass Patterns - ART:ERYNew Moon GlassStained Glass TemplatesThere are basically two ways to make stained glass templates. There is the traditional way and the paper pattern method. Traditional Method The traditional method for making stained glass templates is done by tracing your pattern pieces directly from your pattern. Transparent Glass When using transparent glass, you can place the glass directly over your pattern. Dark Glass When using darker glass, place your pattern on a light box. Solid or Dense Opalescent Glass To trace the pattern piece directly onto the glass, place a piece of carbon paper face down on the glass. Papper Pattern Method The paper pattern method for making stained glass templates, uses paper templates that are traced onto the glass, then marked and cut. There are two ways to make paper pattern stained glass templates. Paper Pattern Method 1 Once individual piece are cut out, then place them on top of the glass you want to cut and trace with a thin permanent marker. Once pieces are cut, assemble them on your pattern.
Chantal's Stained Glass Patterns #2Art Deco Stained Glass in a Melbourne House.jpg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaBeginner Stained GlassRecommended equipment The following equipment is recommended for beginners for price and suitable quality. 100 W Weller soldering iron Toyo pencil grip oil cutter Inland grinder with 3/4" grinding bit Glass breaking pliers Recommended supplies These are the minimum supplies to get you started: An easy pattern: beginner stained glass pattern #1 or beginner stained glass pattern #2 Colored, transparent glass (Spectrum is recommeded), totalling 2 square feet. One roll Edco black backed foil, 7/32" width One lb 60/40 solid core solder Flux for stained glass Black patina Black marker for glass Optional equipment You might eventually find the following useful: Pattern shears Lightbox Running pliers 1/4" grinding bit All the instructions you need can be found below, simply follow the links in order: Templates page 1