ART OF STAINED GLASS LAMPSHADE INSTRUCTIONS

How to make a stained glass lampshade
Several methods exist:
  • Panel Lamps
  • Lamps on styrofoam molds (Worden system)
  • Lamps on fiberglass molds (Odyssey system)
  • Making your own designs (panel and mold)
Panel lamps
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Worden system
An original anemone design on a 13" Worden sectional mold:


Tracing pattern pieces on overhead transparencies:


Purples, blues, and reds with textured lime green accents will make fine anemone colors:




Odyssey system
Learn how to build a shade without using tacky wax: "no tacky wax" method

Making your own panel lamp designs
Learn how to design your own panel lamp with: Stained Glass Patterns "dot org" - how to design a panel shade

Making your own lamp design on a mold
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Photographing your lampshade
Click here for instructions for photographing your stained glass lampshade