stain glass lamps

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Project by jomem posted 11-12-2011 03:56 AM 1238 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a couple of stain glass lamp shades that I made that the guy at the glass store said couldn’t be done. Made both table lamps & standing lamps. Made a few for friends for their homes. Kinda a fun project.

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#1 posted 11-12-2011 04:01 AM

What reason did he give that it wouldnt work? It looks pretty nice.

-- David South FLorida

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#2 posted 11-12-2011 04:18 AM

You better not take them in and show him, he may say they do not exist. Great job

-- Norman

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#3 posted 11-12-2011 05:04 AM

what was his reason for saying it couldnt be done

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#4 posted 11-12-2011 06:28 AM

Nice project!! Looks great!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#5 posted 11-12-2011 04:18 PM

What material did you use on the shades?

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 11-13-2011 01:32 AM

I like the design. What is the stained pieces made out of?

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#7 posted 11-13-2011 02:49 AM

The guy at the glass store had never heard of anybody making a shade out of wood, always metal & leading. The wood is oak & the panels are stained glass.

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#8 posted 11-13-2011 03:56 AM

This is very special. I never have thought of what could be done with woodworking and stained glass before now. Thanks.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 11-13-2011 11:12 PM

Unique shade. I like it.
Thanks for posting.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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