Popular Stained Glass Patterns!

Published: 20th July 2011
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Stained glass is one of the popular and artistic ways of adding more beauty, style, and privacy to any property. It is a type of glass that is colored by addition of metallic salts during its manufacturing process. The glass can be utilized for making a wide assortment of doors, windows, lamps, showpieces, etc. This art form demands creative skills for visualizing a suitable and practical design. Not only this, it also requires engineering skills for assembling the piece.



These days, stained glass is widely used in churches, cathedrals and various temples for informative and decorative purpose. The fact that it is available in a wide variety of beautiful and eye-catchy patterns has made it more popular among individuals.



Here, we have discussed some of the popular patterns. These include:



Geometric



This type of a stained glass pattern involves all simple shapes in attractive arrangements. It is very easy to cut and you can easily use the small left over pieces to create windows in any of your favorite designs. Also, it is affordable. Such patterns look best on foyer palladium windows and bathroom windows over tubs. Some of the popular geometric patterns include 3D, 3D star, Classic, Cube, Dangling, etc.



Abstract



It is another famous pattern that offers same level of uniqueness regardless of the type of materials used for creating it. Two of the famous abstract art types include Cubism and impressionism.



Art deco



As far as the art deco pattern is concerned, it gained popularity during the first half of the 21st century. This type of pattern involves the use of bright colors and geometric shapes. Professional and skilled artists are capable of creating any kind of scene by using glass squares, circles, triangles and various other forms.



Modern/contemporary



This is an advanced pattern in which artists add their own creativity and styles while making decorative elements.



Flower



As the name indicates, this pattern includes a design incorporating flowers and geometric shapes. The flower can be a single sunflower or a beautifully arranged bunch in a vase.



All these are popular patterns of a stained glass used at both residential as well as commercial sectors. You can choose your favorite pattern to make your property more exquisite and stylish than before. Before choosing a particular pattern, you need to consider some important factors. These include size of your room, style, color scheme, framing options and many others.



Ambleside Stained Glass is a website that provides customers with stained glass products and services created by one of the popular artists of Richmond, Roger Bryant.

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