Creative and practical, Kicking Glass is a step-by-step guide for those wanting to practise the popular craft of stained glass.
From simple suncatchers and bohemian lamps to exquisite 3D constructions and delicately-poised glass butterflies, experienced artist Neile Cooper guides you through the magical world of stained glass with a creative handbook for both the novice and more experienced crafter alike.
Beautifully illustrated with photographs of Neile’s own work—including her glorious glass cabin in the woods—and of pieces from some of today’s most stylish designers, Kicking Glass is packed with ideas to guide and inspire.
The book provides comprehensive technical instruction, covering everything from tools and supplies to exploratory techniques, alongside tutorials with photos, instructional drawings and 16 stunning patterns. Whether you’re looking to decorate your windows, create lovely gifts for friends and family or design your own epic masterpiece, Kicking Glass is the essential modern guide to stained glass making.