Tiffany Studios' Techniques: Inspiration for Today's Artists

SKU: 9780764336249

By Edith Crouch

Have you ever looked at a Tiffany vase or stained glass window and wondered how it was made? Whose creative minds arrived at these incredible designs and conceived of these masterpieces? What made Tiffany's work unique among the the decorative arts of its time? How were the creative ideas, materials and media, and production techniques unique? And is it possible to create pieces today in these media? "Tiffany Studios' Techniques" answers these questions and provides instruction to potential artists, designers, and craftsmen with inspiration to those who appreciate the masterpieces that were created by Louis Comfort Tiffany and artisans of his studio in the early 20th century. From your armchair or workshop, explore the spectrum of Tiffany Studios' productions from concept to completion. Follow the step-by-step processes of production in each of the media, coupled with examples of Tiffany's work. This book is a beautiful and valuable reference tool.

  • 320 pages; hardcover
  • Published in 2010 by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.