January 28, 2006

Happy New Year

The Chinese character for Good fortune in stained glass. The colors seem a bit primary, but I like the idea and the linework.

Posted by Tom at 07:09 PM

January 12, 2006

Nice Page at the V & A

Nice stuff to be found at the Sacred styles of Stained Glass at the Victoria and Albert Museum page. - good stuff like -

Posted by Tom at 09:41 PM

January 01, 2006

Redon Revisited

I have mentioned in the past how I felt the artwork of Odilon Redon would work well translated into stained glass. The other day I was thinking of this while playing in Photoshop -

the original image - a pastel by Redon called "Golden Cell", circa

with some leadline added - does make the design heavier, but to my eyes it still works well -

and here are how the leadlines would work out -

Posted by Tom at 11:33 PM