Creating the Window of Peace

 The Window of Peace was installed at St.Cuthbert’s in September 2015. It was designed and created by Emma Butler-Cole Aiken http://www.ebutlercoleaikenstainedglass.co.uk/
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The slide-show below shows steps in it’s creation:
the Colour Cartoon

the original coloured cartoon - © Emma Butler-Cole Aiken

Image 1

full size sketching begins

Image 2

the dove

Image 3

sketching complete

Image 4

full-size B&W cartoon

Image 5

tracing the cutting line from the cartoon

Image 6

glass cutting in progress

Image 9

leading up the left hand window

Image 7

is this the right colour of glass?

Image 8

beginning to paint on the glass

installation - at the end of day 1

installation - at the end of day 1

installation day 2 - work begins

installation day 2 - work begins

working from the outside

working from the outside

removing old glass

removing old glass

checking size of Lexan protection

checking size of Lexan protection

installation finished

installation finished

the Window of Peace

the Window of Peace - © Emma Butler-Cole Aiken