Old window art created from recycled glass

January 23rd, 2009 in member junk     
cottagecache cottagecache, member
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Old window art created from recycled glass

Old window art created from recycled glass

Photo: gcrosby

I took this old window I had and created pictures and designs from bits of recycled glass from broken bottles, dishes, leftover stained glass and flat glass pebbles.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Gayla Crosby
posted in: member junk, artwork, frame, window coverings

Comments (15)

tillystreasures writes: what kind of glue did you use ??
Posted: 2:57 pm on April 19th
ClassyLadyJen writes: Oh my! I have a window just like that I want to make a "house number" art piece. It is from our old windows. You have inspired me to get it started. That is wonderful......love it. Posted: 1:37 am on August 27th
inkognitoban writes: this is SO BEAUTIFUL!!
...and as for glue, i have used E-6000 in my glass projects... Posted: 8:53 pm on June 11th
inkognitoban writes: this is SO beautiful!!!
i have used E-6000 for glass projects. it is my 'glue of choice!' Posted: 8:52 pm on June 11th
wildheart44 writes: I love that. its so beauitiful Posted: 6:22 pm on February 12th
eliz2nd writes: wow! how beautiful this is. Posted: 9:45 pm on January 29th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Hi there, Cottagecache. Welcome to JMS! I've seen a few crafters and artists giving away broken glass on Craigslist and knew there would be terrific projects for them out there. You've just shown us one! Thanks so much for sharing.
Candy Posted: 6:46 am on January 25th
munshado13 writes: wow, stunning!
i, too am wondering what you used to 'glue' the glass to the window. i would love to try this for my bathroom window.
Posted: 9:32 pm on January 24th
MimiToria writes: Welcome to the site. I like the idea of putting this in front of window to let the light show through.
I collect beach glass and have jars full that I plan to make jewelry with, but would never use it all in a lifetime. I should consider doing something like this with all of my gorgeous pastel colored beach glass.
Thanks for the inspiration!
Gretchen Posted: 9:27 am on January 24th
suewhitney writes: Whoa...this is very nice. I'll bet it does look beautiful in the sunlight. Thanks so much for sharing and welcome to JUNKMARKET Style!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 9:25 am on January 24th
KAJUNK writes: I love old window, and I love glass things,, This is too cool,, great idea,, Karen Posted: 8:59 am on January 24th
DownHomeDIY writes: This is beautiful! What kind of glue did you use? I have a window screaming for some attention! I always like to find out what everyone's glue of choice is b/c there are far too many to choose from!
Thanks,
MB Posted: 9:02 pm on January 23rd
MelHow writes: This is beautiful.

Do you know where this should go? Hang in in front of the window in your bathroom as a privacy screen and to let all sorts of pretty light in!!

Posted: 4:18 pm on January 23rd
missartgurl writes: Wow its gorgeous! Take a shot of it in the sun so we can see!!! Posted: 3:43 pm on January 23rd
irishrovr writes: This must be awesome in direct sunlight! Posted: 3:31 pm on January 23rd
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