Alberta Welcome – Red Deer Alberta – The Gaetz Memorial United Church

In the late fall of 2014, we were asked to see what we could do for a large church window for “The Gaetz Memorial United Church” in downtown Red Deer Alberta. The church recently installed new main entrance doors, with 2 large windows above these doors. The church committee provided us with sketch design concept. […]

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Shaw TV Red Deer found our website the other day and decided it’d be a great story to share. Check out the video and let us know what you think!

Island Lake

Island Lake in glorious sunshine. We used a lot of very interesting wonderful art glass from Spectrum, Bullseye, Uroboros, Wissmach and Kokomo to complete this panel which measures with the 1/2 zinc frame 26.5 inches wide by 18. 5/8 inches high. If you scroll down to the bottom of this posting you will see the […]

Great Blue Heron Panel

  The Blue Heron Panel measures 28 in by 18 in, this photo taken in full sun.  What always fascinates us about stained glass is how it changes with the light from sunny, cloudy, rainy, snowy days along with time of the year and the ever changing seasons.   Design by Mark Waterbury The Blue […]

Noah’s Ark – Rimbey Alberta United Church 2011

In the fall of 2010 we were asked to see what we could do for a large stained glass church window for The United Church in Rimbey Alberta. We provided some conceptual ideas which the Church committee, tentatively agreed upon. We then enlisted the stained glass design experts at Paned Expressions Studios Inc. in Edgewood […]

Beveled Harvest Wheat Panel

This is a beveled panel using GST colored wheat bevels. The panel measures approximately 23 inches by 33 inches. This panel is going to be mounted in a light box in a new kitchen renovation for a home in Central Alberta.   We finished this panel and it was picked up by our clients on […]

The Blending of Two Cultures

We were commissioned to make the panel as a wedding present. Our clients brother who is Irish married a lady from Egypt. We put a beveled Irish Claddagh in the center of the panel, with 2 Egyptian Ankh’s, with the pyramids behind then tied everything together with Irish Celtic knots. We used Emerald Isle English […]

Restored Tiffany Style Lamp

This Tiffany Style Lamp was damaged during home renovations. We replaced the broken pieces, cleaned and repolished the lamp. It was well made in Ontario some 40 years ago and is an heirloom family piece and our client was most thankful that we could fix and restore it to it’s original beauty.

Beware of the Cat!

When we saw this tiger design in the Winter 2000 Edition of Glass Patterns Quarterly we knew that we had to make it. This was the first large panel we made and the panel measures 20 x 28 inches. We used a darker background which makes this Bengal Tiger appear more menacing. No matter how […]

Historic Markerville Church Windows

In 2006 Markerville’s Lutheran Church was pounded by a devastating hail storm. Laurie Chilibeck of Sylvan Lake wanted to help and together with us, transformed broken stained glass into two stained glass inserts for the church’s foyer. These beautiful creations were dedicated during the 100th anniversary of the church on June 16, 2007. This Historic […]

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Infinity Star – Facebook # 3 Winner

This Infinity Star was the 3rd prize giveaway in Windows of the West Stained Glass Facebook Like Contest where we wanted to reach 175 likes. This piece was won by Rita M, who lives in Central Alberta. Our winners are randomly drawn from the total likes, which now number some 183. It is our intention […]

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Rebuild – Restoration Old Came Window

We have now completed the restoration of this came window, complete with new bevels and clear glass where required. As well we installed the Youghiogheny art glass for our client. It is a pleasure to restore these old windows.   This picture was taken later in the day and shows how different sunlight angles change […]

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Christmas Tree Icicles

We started making these icicles many years ago in the various colors shown. They reflect the lights of your Christmas Tree, they measure about 4.5 inches long. The most popular one is the 2nd from the left which is made with Spectrum’s Clear Crystal Ice Iridescent glass which adds a wow factor to your Christmas […]

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Butterfly Facebook # 2 Winner

The second Facebook contest that we ran in the fall of 2011, with a goal of reaching 150 likes was Vickie B who lives in Laurel Mississippi. Here is the butterfly that she won, proudly displayed in her home.     Design by Janet Schrader

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Dandelion Flower Stylized in a Potter Ring

In 2009 we made this for a client who’s wife was from Japan. Upon her arrival in Canada she fell in love with the beauty of our Dandelions.  He asked us to make a stained glass Dandelion in a pottery ring that he had made for us, to commemorate her appreciation of the Dandelion, which she now […]

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