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« on: January 07, 2011 11:26:23 AM »

I made this simple stained glass lamp a few years ago after my mother taught me the tricks of the trade! I chose a four-sided lamp because it made lining up the angles of the shade (each ninety degrees) easy after creating each side separately. It is definitely important to create a fixture to hold this angle for you. But it looks great with relatively little glass used, straight lines to cut and foil, and not too much to solder.

I am unable to post pictures yet, but check out my hosted pictures! I will have to add another with the lamp turned on (waiting for myself to purchase an extension cord for the new apartment).

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« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2011 05:44:07 AM »

How pretty! I love the streaky green in it (sorry, don't know any technical glass terms lol!) Grin
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« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2011 04:34:22 PM »

Just started my first stained glass class last week, so I came on here for some inspiration---your lamp is beautiful!  Even though you claim its not difficult it looks like a very complex piece and you did a wonderful job on it- looks very proffesional!
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That is the next craft i want to learn. I have a wish list of stained glass items!  Grin
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