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Glass Patterns Quarterly magazine offers over a dozen projects in every issue, with full-size patterns right in the center of each magazine.  Step-by-step instructions will help take the mystery out of stained glass.  You can learn to create your own stained glass windows, Tiffany-style lamps, suncatchers and  gift ideas!    Every successful studio should have in their library every issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly that is available. 


Glass Patterns Quarterly Summer 2024

# GPQ40-2    $ 5.95

Vol. 40-2  Summer 2024

Summer is in full swing in the Summer 2024 issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly. Lidia K. Anderson opens the issue with a stained glass cactus propagation station. Line your window with ice cream cone panels from Deke Cameron. Nik Sanders makes her debut in GPQ with her retro flower panel, and Mark Waterbury provides patterns for sidelights. Add Nate Sipe's floral plant stake to your garden. Carrie Deutsch creates a panel of a pair of honeymooners from a custom design by Kat Patrick. Evamarie Volkmann brings us a horse's head mounted in a metal ring, and Carol Troendle makes the Poppies panel by Paned Expressions glow. Lois Manno demonstrates her Modeling Glass with a Valentine heart ornament, while Leslie Gibbs creates a dolphin panel to place in a lit wooden base. Jennifer Power shows us how to make 3-D fused embellishments. Learn how to make unique shapes in kiln formed glass from Bob Leatherbarrow. Cristina Schnellboegl returns with a lovely beach scene in fused glass, and the folks at Creative Paradise Inc. make fused art easels and texture tiles. Finally, Drew Kail creates a fused plate with colors that echo the oceanside.

Glass Patterns Quarterly Spring 2024

# GPQ40-1    $ 5.95

Vol. 40-1  Spring 2024

Inside this newest Spring edition, Cindy Dow Savary renders a French flower design from an antique wood stove into a beautiful, flowered panel. Make your own stained glass salt lamp with Nate Sipe’s clever project. Designer Kat Patrick shares a panel she created of climbing roses that Carrie Deutsch fabricated. Deke Cameron returns with a ladybug panel that offers options for the final look, and Leslie Gibbs brings us a bold, anatomical heart design. The GPQ staff created patterns of two perennial flowers and an orchid, and Carol Troendle displays her cardinal panel using a modified Paned Expressions design. Evamarie Volkmann brings us a pair of curious woodpeckers. Chantal Paré demonstrates glass painting in her cherry-inspired art. Cristina Schnellboegl guides us through abstract fused landscapes, while Drew Kail shows us how to get texture in a fused tulip suncatcher. Alysa Phiel paints a sunflower with glass powders, while Lois Manno and Bob Leatherbarrow discuss modeling glass. A cluster of cute songbirds by Evamarie Volkmann completes this fantastic issue you don't want to miss.

Glass Patterns Quarterly Winter 2023

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Vol. 39-4  Winter 2023

Sit back with the Winter 2023 issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly and enjoy the assortment of art inspired by winter wildlife and designs. Lidia K. Anderson creates a Crystal Snowdrop Plant Stake, while Nate Sipe provides us with two different landscape patterns for his Icebound Canopy Tealight Holder. Carrie Deutsch fabricates our cover piece, the Starry Night Snowman by designer Kat Patrick. Leslie Gibbs incorporates sandblasting into her Mother Ocean piece, while Sabine Maiberger demonstrates copper overlay with her Fancy Foil and Frosty! panel. Cindy Dow Savary constructs a panel depicting a Wolf Howling at the Monn, designed by Kat Patrick, and Evamarie Volkmann provides us with patterns for her Winter Crystals project. Kicking off our fusing projects, Anne W. Burtt offers a tutorial for small fused glass wreaths for those last-minute projects, and Drew Kail shows us how to paint Winter Mountain Fused Plates. Alysa Phiel uses dichroic powders to bring shine to her Moonlight Forest design, and Nate Sipe introduces glow-in-the-dark powder in his Glowing Ice Cave Plate. Lois Manno uses her Modeling Glass products to create fused Snowflake Ornaments, while Paul Tarlow covers the basics of fusing separators. The final project is a stunning stained glass Summer Pine Tree by Atelier Design and Paned Expressions Studios.

Glass Patterns Quarterly Fall 2023

# GPQ39-3    $ 5.95

Vol. 39-3  Fall 2023

The Fall 2023 issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly is filled with inspirational projects for the upcoming holiday season. Lidia K. Anderson constructs little standing Christmas trees and Cindy Dow Savary fabricates a panel from a Susan Walker Bowen pattern featuring cardinals on a tree. Learn openwork copper overlay techniques with Margo Marquette. Victoria Tilley debuts her first pattern, Skull and Spider, and Carrie Deutsch builds the piece. Deke Cameron draws on Southern inspiration with his Baby Gator’s First Christmas panel. Mark Waterbury adds some helpful tips in the next two designs: Krista Smith presents a pattern for a crystal ball filled with ghosts, and Mark Waterbury illustrates how to keep the background grain consistent, and Paned Expressions shared a Christmas Lantern pattern where Mark teaches us how to use dark and light spots to our advantage. Mark then presents his own zodiac pattern for Leo. Leslie Gibbs heads up our fusing projects with a pumpkin pattern filled with fall goodness, and Evamarie Volkmann shares a fused snowman. Drew Kail demonstrates a tealight holder while Dionē Roberts constructs a fun Christmas soldier. Use your iridescent glass to make Petra Kaiser's draped vessel, then explore the Freeze n Fuse technique with Deke Cameron. Chantal Paré demonstrates her breathtaking poinsettia panel and Lisa Vogt celebrates fall with her fused platter. Arnold Howard rounds off this holiday issue with his Kiln Corner feature.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Summer 2023

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Vol. 39-2  Summer 2023

The Summer 2023 issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly is sure to delight your summer senses. Leslie Gibbs creates a rainbow suncatcher and Sabine Maiberger makes a rainbow gnome while GPQ newcomer Deke Cameron creates a beach buggy pattern with free software. Cindy Dow Savary fabricates a mermaid and lighthouse panel from a pattern by Susan Walker Bowen, and Carrie Deutsch builds a door panel with a rooster and hen from Kat Patrick’s design. Mark Waterbury features three of his designs—a butterfly combined with Victorian scrolls, an abstract pattern combining straight and drippy features, and a geometric panel that can be expanded or shrunk as you need. Floral patterns round out the stained glass section with a peony rose by Mary Harris and sunflowers with a bluebird by Evamarie Volkmann. Fusers are treated to a set of beach-inspired coasters by Drew Kail and a mermaid panel by Leslie Gibbs. Chantal Paré paints and fuses a Gothic-style mimosa panel. Wesley R. Wong makes a standing sailboat and lighthouse, then completes this sunny issue with an American flag weave fused platter.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Spring 2023

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Vol. 39-1  Spring 2023

This issue includes a shadow box wall or table planter by Lidia K. Anderson, dried flowers pressed in a glass cross by Carrie Deutsch, and a panel featuring bright red poppies by Cindy Dow Savary from a design by Marian Miller.  Additional stained glass designs include butterfly shaped blooms by Chris Bulot, vibrantly colored rainbow bunting birds by Leslie Gibbs, a tropical bird of paradise plant by Terra Parma from publisher Stained Glass Images, an Arts & Crafts floral panel from Paned Expressions Studios, and an Art Nouveau floral panel by Evamarie Volkmann from GlasDesign. Warm glass enthusiasts will find techniques for making a bent lamp panel mold, a murrine decorated fused tree panel by Alysa Phiel, a painted and fused macramé and herringbone plant, and fused free-form design by Chantal Paré. Petra Kaiser also offers techniques for creating decorative glass tabletops. Tips for the benefits of having a glass lathe in every studio from Paul Tarlow and how to overcome kiln errors from Arnold Howard round out this fantastic issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Winter 2022

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Vol. 38-4  Winter 2022

This Winter 2022 Winter, Wildlife, and Landscapes issue includes a winter solstice glass mobile by Lidia K. Anderson, a stained glass panel with cardinals in a birch tree by Cindy Dow Savary, and an elegant panel featuring three butterflies by Chantal Paré. Also included are stained glass designs of a poinsettia fan lamp by Carrie Deutsch, a cougar head by Mary Harris, an American bison by Sabine Maiberger, a manatee mother and baby by Leslie Gibbs, a white-tailed deer by Terra Parma, and a colorful rooster by Jean Beaulieu. Warm glass enthusiasts will find an outdoor winter scene by Lisa Vogt, inspiration for creating patterns for fused glass panels from Petra Kaiser, a fused and slumped turkey platter and bowl, and fused dichroic heart pendants by Mark Lauckner. Tips for choosing between juried and nonjuried craft shows, correctly using the various options available on kiln controllers, and creating safe surroundings for firing kilns round out this fantastic issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Fall 2022

# GPQ38-3    $ 5.95


Vol. 38-3  Fall 2022

The Fall 2022 Winter, Wildlife, and Landscapes issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly® features fabulous tutorials and informative articles to help glass artists and hobbyists grow. Included are a stained glass holly wreath by Kara Bussey, a multicolored autumn leaf panel by Dionē Roberts, and two stained glass designs featuring sunflowers and pumpkins by Samantha Ashley and Cindy Dow Savary. Also included are a rural fall wagon wheel scene by Carrie Deutsch, a Tudor lantern by Chantal Paré, Christmas scenes scenes with a lion and lamb by Terra Parma and the nativity with a brilliant star by Evamarie Volkmann, and a zombie fright night panel by Leslie Gibbs. Warm glass enthusiasts will find ways to create clay molds for firing Christmas ornaments by Mark Lauckner, a slumped holiday ornament bowl by Lisa Vogt, shark teeth pendants by Leslie Gibbs, and a kiln formed flower bowl by Petra Kaiser. Tips for overcoming devitrification when firing glass, checking safety switches on glass kilns, and becoming part of a glass co-op to help when selling artwork round out this fantastic issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Spring 2022

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Vol. 38-1  Spring 2022

Takes a look at DIY Home Decor, Lighting, and Wall Art. Included are stained glass projects for a Pressed Flower Moon Phase panel by Samantha Ashley, a Mid-Century Wall Clock by Chantal Paré, a Quick and Easy Mosaic Mirror by Carrie Strope, and a Loving Heart panel by Leslie Gibbs. Also included are a Yellow Rose Fan Lamp by Carrie Deutsch, an Art Deco style panel by Suzanne Cooper, a Wall Clock featuring wild birds by Evamarie Volkmann, and a Van Gogh–style still life panel of Poppies in a Vase by Cindy Dow Savary. Warm glass enthusiasts will find techniques for creating patterned glass replacements for a leaded window restoration by Mark Lauckner, how to use steel mesh to make Bumple Glass by Dennis Brady, a look at using grit theory for cold working glass by Paul Tarlow, fusing frit and glass dots to decorate a fishbowl design by Mary Sherwood, and a layered geometric-shaped wall clock by Pertra Kaiser. Information on the need for kiln voltages and building voltages to match from Arnold Howard round out this fantastic issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Winter 2021

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Vol. 37-4  Winter 2021

Included are stained glass projects for an abstract Mountain Bear design by Alecia Richardson, Penguin designs by Cindy Dow Savary and Leslie Gibbs, a Cardinal scene by Carrie Deutsch, and a Woodland Deer Ornament by Lidia K. Anderson. Also included are a Praise angel by Pat Chase, a Brutalist Style Owl design by Chantal Paré, a Victorian Tulip Scroll panel by Paned Expressions Studios, a Welcome landscape panel by Lisa Vogt, and a design featuring a pair of loving parrots by Terra Parma of Stained Glass Images. Warm glass enthusiasts will find suggested firing schedules for kiln formed glass from Bob Leatherbarrow, a three-dimensional kiln cast tree design by Mark Lauckner, a fused and slumped Glass Confetti Tray by Ann Klem, a snowy Winter Woods scene by Dionē Roberts, and a Lighted Glass Stand and fused glass sculpture from Petra Kaiser that features an abstract landscape design. Tips for Learning to Master Firing Schedules from Arnold Howard round out the issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Fall 2021

# GPQ37-3    $ 5.95


Vol. 37-3  Fall 2021

Get ready to celebrate Autumn and the upcoming holiday season. Included are stained glass projects for an Autumn Leaves Wreath Suncatcher by Lidia K. Anderson, a look at the Rocky Mountains Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Train by Cindy Dow Savary, and memories of trips to pick out the family Christmas tree by Carrie Deutsch. You’ll also find a Cubist Cat panel by Chantal Paré, a Spider Web design by Alecia Richardson, and a Jeweled Floral Circular Panel by Jenny Westphal. Stained glass projects also include two holiday panels, Christmas Bells and Holy Night from Stained Glass Images by Terra Parma, a Christmas Angel free-form design by Lisa Vogt, and Teddy Bear and Present by Jean Beaulieu. Warm glass enthusiasts will find a set of Little Monsters including Frankenstein and his Bride, the Mummy, and Count Dracula from Leslie Gibbs, a colorful murrine autumn tree by Alysa Phiel, Holiday Stars and the North Star made with molds by Craig Smith from Colour de Verre, Santa delivering his goodies by Dionē Roberts, and a set of pendants and earrings by Petra Kaiser. Techniques for avoiding bubbles between layers of fused glass from Paul Tarlow and preventing rust in your kiln from Arnold Howard round out this fantastic issue.
Glass Patterns Quarterly Spring 2017

# GPQ33-1    $ 5.95  $ 4.95


Vol. 33-1  Spring 2017

The Spring 2017 nature issue of Glass Patterns Quarterly presents a wide variety of stained and fused glass projects designed to help glass enthusiasts express their inner creativity. Loads of floral designs, a geometric lamp shade, window and cabinet door panels, a hanging birdbath, glass art pendants, and painted designer eggs are just a few of the fabulous offerings that can be found this exciting issue. Also be sure to check out the “What’s New” section for a look at the latest and best to make creating in glass even more enjoyable.