Tanglewood Conservatory Restoration

McLean Stained Glass Studios was commissioned by the Tanglewood Conservatories Company to restore a broken stained glass window due to 70 mph winds. These photos are a chronicle of the restoration. The Conservatory, the full restoration, and the installation.

Victorian Transom

When the Victorian transom was brought to Pamela, it was in a state of complete deterioration. The panel was over 100 years old and the lead was like tissue paper. The owner wanted it to be returned to its original glory and even enlarged by adding extra borders. Pamela began …

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Raddatz Living Room

The style for these two stained glass window panels is inspired by the Arts & Crafts or Prairie movement, which is appropriate for the age and architecture of the home. The center diamond is beveled glass surrounded by elegant golds and sage green. The panels create a harmonious blending and …

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Evans Farm Dining Room

Pamela designed and created three leaded glass windows for a lovely home in Evans Farm, McLean, Virginia. The center glass is an elegant pale gray Water Glass which shimmers beautifully as the light passes through. The field is privacy glass and the borders are prismatic bevels. The design of the …

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Evans Farm Entryway – Sidelights & Transom

Pamela designed and created the leaded glass Entryway (sidelights & transom) for a McLean, Virginia home. The center diamonds are a beautiful pale gray Water Glass which gives the design a wonderful definition. This Water Glass is no longer made and after calling all of her distributor contacts, she was …

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ART DECO Door and Cabinets

Pamela was commissioned to fabricate a door panel and two cabinets in the style of Art Deco. They were designed for a kitchen remodel by the very talented Elizabeth Mitchel, Partner of Finesse Design Remodeling and fabricated by Pamela in McLean Stained Glass Studios. Art Deco is an extraordinary art …

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HARRISON Master Bath Window

I was commissioned by the architectural firm of Ballard + Mensua to design and fabricate over 20 window panels. These consisted of the entryway, transoms throughout the home and this very large window panel for the Master Bath. This is a classic and traditional leaded glass design. The inside inverted …

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Arts & Crafts Transom

This original design is inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. Pamela used a very pale seeded green field to offset the linear design. The red rectangular accents add just the right amount of interest to compliment the golden water glass and olive green opal glass.

MONUMENTS Transom

A private client wanted a transom for his front door depicting the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and the Capitol. I loved creating a stained glass panel with these historic buildings. I used different white and gray marble like glasses to contrast the shadowing. The blue sky is a beautiful …

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Arts & Crafts Entryway Door Panels

The Arts & Crafts movement in stained glass began in the later 1900’s and lasted into the beginning of the 20th century. The style is also known as Mission and one of the most famous proponents is Frank Lloyd Wright. Our clients wanted their four entryway door panels to exhibit …

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The Rose Woman

“The Rose Woman” is a custom panel that Pamela designed and fabricated for an architect whose home is done in the Arts & Crafts style. The great Scottish artists, Charles Rennie MacIntosh and his wife Margaret MacDonald, inspired the design. Look for the profile of the woman. The lovely rose …

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Lerner Sidelights and Transom

This design began with a classic styled transom but with a twist. The glass used is a gorgeous and very rare mouth blown golden glass, and each piece is a different shade of gold. The design extending down the sidelights had to flow perfectly with the transom. Tradional Georgian sidelights …

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Arts & Crafts Sidelights

The client specified a bright yellow and red in this nod to the Arts & Crafts movement. The panels were installed as sidelights to the home’s entrance.

Window Panels

Mosaic Window Panels are made with mosaic stained glass which are glued onto a clear piece of glass and then grouted. This way the sunlight shines directly through, creating brilliance. Using mosaics allows for greater detail in the design. Traditional Window Panels are created using one of two methods: The …

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McCormick Sidelights and Transoms

McCormick House Morris Day won the NARI DC 2012 Merit Award for Creative Solutions under $15k. This was for the McLean Stained Glass creation of the leaded beveled front entryway sidelights and transoms. www.narimetrodc.org