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New Stained Glass Windows for New Construction Chapel at Chestnut Hill Center in Boston, MA

The elegant chapel for 32 was designed as a major addition to the Chestnut HIll Center for Men and completed in December, 2013.  The overall design theme was inspired by the low arch found extensively in the original mansion.  This motif was used in the projecting upper portion of the four walls which are supported […]

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Restoring Stained Glass Windows: White Plains Presbyterian Church Provides a Case in Point

Like people who are mortal, ecclesiastical stained glass won’t last forever. Stained glass windows that are used for decorative purposes or to illustrate Biblical stories often need restoring and re-glazing once they have reached 80 years or so of service. At that point, it is likely that both the integrity of the installation and the […]

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Thoughts on Hiring a Stained Glass Studio for New Stained Glass or Stained Glass Restoration

Is your Stained Glass Restoration Committee or Building Committee starting a new stained glass project? Do committee members feel stuck because they don’t know how to make a decision on a new stained glass or restored stained glass project? Initiating stained glass restoration, or having new stained glass created for your facility can indeed be […]

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How to Write an RFP for Stained Glass Restoration that Brings Qualified Bidders for your Church Window Restoration Project

Often the most beloved part of a house of worship is the stained glass windows that adorn the sanctuary. So when cracks appear or re-leading becomes necessary, religious and lay leadership find themselves in the position of selecting a partner in the restoration of stained glass windows – often the only time in their lives […]

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Reusing Old Church Stained Glass Windows to Beautify a New Church

When St. Joseph in Somers, NY decided to expand and build a new church, they were torn between creating new stained glass windows and purchasing old church stained glass windows for their edifice. [portfolio_slideshow id=2916] The Archdiocese of New York had beautiful old stained glass windows from St. Ann’s, a church which had closed some […]