I’ve got a new webstore! In an effort to transition away from Etsy, whose shenanigans have been out of control lately, I made the decision to start my own store. It’s more work, but I think it’s worth the effort. Especially since Etsy refused to take any part in defending fanart (like they claim they […]
Looking at my last three projects you probably wouldn’t guess that I tried out a new method for cutting and piecing my panels. Just under two years ago, my partner and I purchased a laser cutter/engraver to complement our other small businesses. I’ve been trying to figure out a way to incorporate it in […]
another XF panel
I was commissioned to make my XF Panel. Here it is in window light: And this is how it looks in ambient light: As usual, I painted Scully’s necklace and the lettering onto the FBI badges. I did use a stencil I cut out of vinyl on a Silhouette cutter to get the font right. […]
Gears! Recently I made some wooden gears using a laser engraver. The front of the gears are spray pained with a metallic colour. The I shaped and inlaid stained glass which are glued into place. Hooks are screwed into the wood for hanging. These […]
I started making some unicorn suncatchers after I was told at a craft show that it would be a sure seller. Well, I’ve already sold 2! one on Etsy and one to a family member. So she was right. Comment or e-mail me if you’d like one of your own!
Steampunk angel ornaments are available on my Etsy site. Contact me if you’d like a specific colour.
Stained glass suncatcher with a Steampunk theme. Various brown, beige, and clear glasses were used with small gears and clock parts glued to the clear glasses for an accent. Copper wire used to make solenoid and pipe accents, which are soldered to the piece. Hooks soldered into the zinc frame for hanging. Made using the […]
Steampunk Hot Air Balloon Suncatcher
A suncatcher with a steampunk flair! The suncatcher measures about 6″ x 3.75″ (15cm x 9.4cm). The balloon is made with blue and clear coloured glass. Gears and clock parts are glued to the clear portion. The basket is made with brown textured glass. The balloon and basket are connected by copper jump rings. A […]
Rainbow Happy Human
I received another commission for a Happy Human. This time, the Human is a rainbow of colours. The panel measures 18″x 12″.
Happy Human Panel
I received a commission to make a Happy Human panel for a couple’s upcoming wedding. As a Humanist Marriage Officiant, I was happy to help out some fellow Humanists for their big day!
Etsy Birthday Sale!
Etsy is turning 13 so from June 18 to 22 we’re having a sale on the Etsy page! Use this link to get 13% all purchases on Glassola’s Etsy page: https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/glassola?coupon=ETSY13. Happy shopping!
Pastel Business Card Holder
Hold your business cards in style with this stained glass business card holder. Made with multi-coloured glass and pastel-coloured beads. Holds a standard business card. Measures 4″x2.5″x1.5″. Available on my Etsy site!
I found out that my friend and mentor, Dave, died on November 12, 2017, due to complications from pneumonia. Attached here are two terrible photos of Dave and one of him doing what he did – stained glass. I took these at the store he worked at, Abbey Stained Glass in Aldershot. I think he’d […]
I Want to Believe
I’ve finally made a bigger version of the I Want to Believe poster that I’ve been putting in my X-Files candleholder: Here it is in window light: And here it is in ambient light: It measures 8″x10″. And now available on my Etsy site!
Steampunk Business Card Holder
Making business card holders for an upcoming craft show. Here’s a steampunk one: Now available on my Etsy site!
New! Star Wars Window Cling
Get a 6″x7″ print on removable static cling vinyl of my Star Wars stained glass panel from my Etsy site. Simply peel and stick to any glass surface. The first photo shows how it looks in a window: The second photo shows how it looks on its backing: Go here to see the rest of […]
Music Note Candleholder
A commission for a music note candle holder. 3.25″x4″.
Just sold this 6″x6″ suncatcher. It was made with various brown and clear glasses and small gears for an accent. Made using the copper foil method. The gears were glued down and the soldering was stained with copper coloured patina.
A commission for a 13 year old boy’s birthday. I based it on this image. The eyes and the M in the hat are made with glass paint. The panel is 10″x12″. Here it is in window light: And here it is in ambient light:
Glassola was featured on Scifidesign.com in June. My Doctor Who panels were the subject of a very nice post. Check out the rest of the site for some great geeky art!
20″x30″ commissioned panel for a boy’s room. Marbles used to look like stars and glass paint for the eyes. First photo is the panel illuminated and the second photo is of the panel in ambient light. Click on the image for links to a larger version.
bunny wearing a crown
20″x30″ Commissioned panel for a girl’s room. She wanted a bunny wearing a crown.
Commissioned piece. 22″x14″. Client asked for a bride and groom with a purple motorcycle.
Purple and blue swirls with Green Bubbles. Left image is ambient light and right image is illuminated.