Brushes, Paints & Tools
Everything you need to paint stained glass
“I highly recommend this superb little volume which also fits great in the hand. I really like the clever way the authors found to link the text to their videos which are so helpful”
— J. Kenneth Leap, author of Silver Stain: An Artist’s Guide
Who this book is for
This book will serve you well if:
- You’re new to traditional stained glass painting and are uncertain which brushes, paints and tools to buy – this book will tell you what you want to know. The accompanying 12 free videos will also introduce you to the key techniques.
- You’ve painted stained glass for a while but still worry “Is it my lack of skill which is the problem? Or is it my brushes, paints and tools which stop me achieving the results I want?” – this book will guide you to the answer. And the 17 free designs will give you an excellent resource with which to practise.
- You’re a teacher who wants your students to experience the joy of mastering this wonderful craft – this book will show you the smallest, most effective set of brushes, paints and tools to place before them so they can triumph.
From designers and painters Williams & Byrne, and featuring entries from the journals of the forgotten Victorian craftsman Nathaniel Somers, this book will demonstrate how few possessions you really need to paint stained glass.
“Williams & Byrne’s The Glass Painter’s Method is an essential book for all stained glass artisans. It covers the essentials of glass painting in a simple, comprehensive way that demystifies the process and makes it easy to understand and follow. An absolute must for any stained glass artist’s library”— Judith Schaechter
Booksellers (ISBN 978-1-9996189-0-2)
“What a breath of fresh air – a clear, concise book on glass painting. This is the perfect book for anybody, beginning or experienced. The clarity, simplicity and step-by-step information is a real joy. I thoroughly recommend it”
— John Reyntiens: Reyntiens Glass Studio