Tag: Stained Glass Club

Stained Glass Club Happenings

Cynthia Melito, President of the Stained Glass Club Members of the Stained Glass Club have been keeping busy and cool in Studio V with the Summertime Panel Series. Each member has a wooden base light with a groove to hold the interchangeable panels. I have designed each panel for an interesting design as well as…

The Stained Glass Club Goes 3-D

3-D stained glass prickly pear cactus sculpture

Cynthia Melito Traditionally, stained glass creations are flat panels designed to be hung in windows, but going 3-D can also be fun! This month, members are learning how to engineer a prickly pear cactus sculpture during my Thursday evening classes. The challenge to creating a 3-D sculpture is in making sure the piece is constructed…

Stained Glass Club News

Cynthia Melito Club member Lynn Hooper set out to create a stained glass welcome sign to post in front of her home. The intriguing pattern proved to be a challenge, but Lynn was committed to completing her creation and forged on until her gorgeous sign was done! The whole club cheered when she was able…

Stained Glass Club Dazzles

Cynthia Melito, President The stained glass elves have been busy in the studio creating Christmas glass art. Members participated in classes teaching techniques to create a bevel holiday garden stake as well as tabletop Christmas trees. If you would like to join in the fun, send an email to [email protected], and Cynthia will send you…

Super Bowl Thursday

Cynthia Melito Members of the Stained Glass Club were busy Thursday evenings in July creating mosaic super bowls in Studio V, and just look at the results! Each member had an assortment of glass gems, along with pieces of glass, which they foiled and soldered together over a bowl mold. The bowls averaged a total…

Stained Glass Club Notice

Cynthia Melito Each month, I offer a Thursday evening class for a stained glass project using a new technique for our members to learn. For the month of August, I challenged myself to invent a new technique to make a bowl using up the large collection of glass pieces we have in the studio. In my…

Stained Glass Club

Cynthia Melito Members of the Stained Glass Club have been creating tissue box covers during the monthly Member’s Class on Thursday evenings. Using a jig, panels of stained glass are soldered together to create the square box that will dress up those boring cardboard tissue boxes! After the square box is put together, a design…

The Stained Glass Club Light Up the Night

Cynthia Melito Members attended evening classes during the month of April to create stained glass nightlights. It was a nice change to be out and about in the evening, and the completed nightlights looked great when we could turn out the studio lights to appreciate the artistic creations. If you would like to join in…

Stained Glass Club

Cynthia Melito The Month of March was Mosaic Madness in the Stained Glass Studio as 20 members created mosaic works of art. Members cut small pieces of glass scraps and glued them onto a glass block which they had drawn a pattern onto. During the following class, they got dirty with grouting in between the…