glass from old frames can put life back to beautiful old pieces. they
can then be free hanging or reinstalled into new frames or openings.
no telling how long this art glass has been mounted in the old frame.
rock hard glazing material
gets removed to free-up the art glass.
detail of the condition of
the old border metal.
the panel is free from the
old metal removed from
detail of the exposed
deteriorated metal border
after cleaning the glass
edge, new zinc material is fitted to the panel.
detail of the new border
channel after soldering.
hanging hole is drilled
through the border channel.
the panel is then thoroughly cleaned
and a patina is applied to the new metals.