Friday, June 5, 2009

Soldered Art- Stained Glass

This is a stained glass candle holder I made using a 6" black plumbing pipe with a pattern attached to it. I worked in the round cutting, grinding and affixing the pieces with tape as I went. All pieces were copper foiled, fluxed and then soldered together on the outside first. I then removed the black pipe and pattern and soldered further on the inside. I cut a 6" circular piece of glass for the bottom and foiled and soldered that on last.
I use a pillar candle inside to illuminate at night or put in a window during the day and enjoy the light that comes through. This is my entry for Saturday's Workout (Soldered Art).


  1. Wow! Just's a lot of work to solder in the round! You are very talented
    Multi talented!

  2. Wow - Lori !
    Your candle holder is so eyecatching. It is beautiful and artistic. Standing ovation from me.

  3. OMG what an amazing piece.
    Looks so beautiful. Love them.

    Thanks Lori for your soldered art to SaWo.

  4. this is stunning ! I must be very beautiful when then candle is in it.

  5. Wowee! This is gorgeous and so impressive! Wow, wow, wow! You are so talented! Did I say wow?

  6. Um, wowzers!!! This is absolutely stunning. My soldering really sucks!! haha