Stained glass is typically thought of as only being in churches. There are world-famous stained glass pieces all over the world, and while some are in churches, many had their start in estates and museums. No matter where they are from or where they reside, they are all beautiful works of art. Below are three… Read more »
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How Is Stained Glass Made?
The process of bringing stained glass to life is an intricate combination of artistic style and skilled glass working technique. Though it has evolved with innovations in technology and design, it is ultimately an art and a trade that has been passed down through generations and perfected over thousands of years. So, how exactly is… Read more »
All About Renaissance Stained Glass
It’s no secret that stained glass has played an influential and widespread role in the history of art and architecture. The luminous elegance they bring to a space has been coveted in churches, homes, and other buildings in all different time periods. Stained glass windows may be well-known for their prominence in Gothic architecture, but… Read more »
Are Protective Coverings for Stained Glass Windows Necessary?
Protective coverings for stained glass windows, while not always necessary, are generally something that will extend their longevity and help prevent damage. Cumberland Stained Glass regularly applies properly vented protective coverings to stained glass windows. Research has shown that one square inch of venting on the top and bottom of a window’s protective covering installation… Read more »