Windows Character & Style
Studio Designer Series
by Chuck Franklin Glass Studio of Portland Oregon
The work of Chuck Franklin Studio is nothing short of spectacular from a wide variety of residences, churches, and businesses to McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood restaurants.
Chuck Franklin established his glass studio in 1974 and was at the cutting edge of the modern stained glass movement in North America. The portfolio presented in this book centers on the studio’s wide-ranging glass creations for discerning homeowners, churches, and commercial applications. Their extensive work for the McCormick & Schmick’s restaurant chain alone features enormous domed ceilings, elaborate light sculptures and comprehensive landscape windows.
This 80-page book contains more than 140 color photographs of stained glass creations illustrating the essential design elements of balance, color, and movement. Leafing through these pages will provide unlimited inspiration for art glass projects of your own or to help you make a decision for a professional art glass commission.
- 80 Pages – all in color
- 140 Photographs
- Available in Digital eBook version only
- Dimensions: 8.5″ x 11″ (21.5 x 28 cm)
- ISBN-eBook: 978-0-919985-80-3
About the Authors:
Chuck Franklin Glass Studio has produced stained glass artwork in Portland, Oregon since 1974. Work ranges from traditional to contemporary, and from colorful to clear with various textures. The studio’s work can be found in McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood restaurants nationally and also in a wide variety of residences, churches, businesses, and casinos. Chuck Franklin received the Art Glass Association’s 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award – the portfolio of work presented in this book shows you how he earned it!