Stained Glass Cross

This project is designed to allow you to make a simple stained glass cross.

You will make a cross using the copper foiling technique.

In order to complete this project your will need

  • Pencil & Paper
  • Glass Cutter
  • Glass
  • Copper Foil
  • Flux
  • Solder
  • Soldering Iron

Making stained glass cross - patternMake a pattern for your cross. Outline the shape on paper using a thick pen. Be aware that the cross you will make will be slightly larger than the shape of the pattern as the joints between the glass pieces will add size.

Making stained glass cross - choose glassTake your pattern and select the glass you will use.

pottery beadsCut out the pieces.

pottery beadsWrap copper foil to the edges of the glass pieces.

pottery beadsLay the pieces out ready for soldering.

pottery beadsApply flux.

pottery beadsSolder pieces.

pottery beadsFinal result.