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The Stained Glass Lampmaking Handbook Book.

The Lampmaking Handbook - $22

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PLUS you get with the above book a Bonus Book - An out of print collectors volume - Still considered one of the best How To Books on Stained Glass Lampshade Construction - "Lamp Construction" by Lois Gonzenbach 68 Pages

Lamp Construction Manuel.


The Lampmaking Handbook

  • A Useful Overview
    • The Lampmaking Tradition
    • The Project At Hand
    • How To Use This Book
  • Getting Started
  • Glasses We Use
    • Translucent Vs Opaque
    • Background Glass
    • Foreground Glass
    • Machine Rolled Glass
    • Streakies, Wispies & Textures
    • Optical Qualities
    • Hand Rolled Art Glass
    • Making Hand Rolled Glass
    • Mottled Glass
    • The 18" Rose Border Lamp
  • Tools & Equipment
    • Choosing a Mold
    • Wooden Molds
    • Mold Design
    • Templates
    • Staples: Copper Foil, Solder, Flux
      • Copper Foil
      • Solder
      • Flux
    • Soldering Irons
    • Soldering Iron Maintenance
    • Reinforcing Materials
    • Patina Solutions & Finishing Waxes
      • Copper Sulfate
      • Copper Plating Solution
      • Brown Darkener
      • Brown Black Darkener
      • Pewter Finish
      • Black Patina
      • Green Patina
      • Blue-Green Patina
      • Finishing Waxes
  • Preparation
    • Worktable
    • Light Table
    • Grinder Station
    • Storage
    • Glass
    • Lamp Forms
    • Making a Light Table
  • Beginning Your Lamp
    • Cutting Glass With A Template
    • Cutting Techniques
    • Cutting The Glass
  • Lamp Construction
    • Assembly
    • Exceptions
    • Reinforcement
  • Finish Work
    • Patina
    • Starting The Process
    • Cleaning The MEtal
    • Copper-Gold Patina
    • Pewter or Black Patina
    • Tiffany Brown-Green
    • Step 1:Copper Plating
    • Step 2:Darkening
    • Step 3:Green Patina
    • Waxing
    • Choosing a Base
      • White Metal Bases
      • Brass Bases
      • Imported Reproduction Bases
      • Bronze Bases
    • Mounting
    • Hanging Lamps
    • Light Sources
  • Designing Your Own Lamp
    • Design Choices
    • Design Techniques
    • Drawing On The Mold
    • Creating a repeating Design
    • Procedure
    • Creating a Master Layout
    • Choosing Colors
      • Hue
      • Value
      • Intensity
    • Warm & Cool Colors
  • The Past, Present and Future of Lampmaking
  • Health & Safety In Lampmaking
    • Businesses & OSHA
    • The Right-To-Know
      • Self-Employed or Hobby Glass Art
      • Teachers
      • Running Your Right-To-Know Program
      • Training
    • Air Contaminants
    • Exposure Standards
    • The OSHA Lead Standard
    • Choosing The Safest Materials
    • Planning a safe Studio
    • First Aid Supplies
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index

 


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