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Recent Tiffany Restorations

Rohlf’s Studio has been commissioned by The Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church in Brooklyn, NY for the past five years to preserve their large Tiffany stained glass windows.  Louis Comfort Tiffany and Company (1848-1933), one of America’s foremost masters of decorative art known for its techniques in double-and triple-plating (drapery, iridescent, opalescent and confetti glasses).  With numerous […]

United Presbyterian Church – Cortland, NY

     United Presbyterian Church (situated near Suny Cortland) started a restoration project to restore their century old fourteen stained glass windows. The church contracted a local stained glass company to take out one window to start the process. The turnaround time was a lot longer than originally anticipated, so the church committee did a search […]

St. Edward the Confessor – Syosset, NY

St. Edward the Confessor in Syosset, NY had a design competition to create new stained glass windows for their church. Artist Alexander Sidorov won the design competition for Rohlf’s Studio over two other companies for the job. His design for “The Woman at the Well” was the key decision for hiring Rohlf’s Studio. Vice President of […]

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 […]

Hiring a Stained Glass Studio

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 […]