Windows of Enduring Beauty


Windows of Enduring Beauty features 84 color photographs showcasing the stained glass windows within their installed environments, giving the reader a sense of how the atmosphere of interior space was transformed by the artwork. The design styles range from geometric beveled fabrications to Tiffany inspired landscapes and floral motifs. This book will be tremendous resource for stained glass commission studios or simply a visual feast for anyone who loves art glass.

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Windows of Enduring Beauty

Studio Designer Series

by Preston Studios of Melbourne Florida

Artists John Emery & Jerry Preston have generously opened their photo archive of art glass installations for this inspirational book of stained glass designs.

Book Synopsis:

The intention of this book is to share imaginative designs and concepts of stained glass installations. It can be an inspiration for new projects, a resource for commissions, or even more simply, a visual feast for anyone who loves art glass. Most of the 84 color photographs showcase the glasswork in its installed environment, giving the reader a sense of the interior atmosphere.

Publishers Description:

Preston Studios design style ranges from traditional beveled fabrications to Tiffany inspired landscapes and floral themes. Windows of Enduring Beauty traces a 25-year exploration of artistic themes by the partnership of Jerry D Preston and John C Emery. This unique blending of two talents, operating as Preston Studios, has produced all of the work featured in this book. Windows of Enduring Beauty is sure to be a valuable resource for homeowners, architects, art glass studios, interior designers, and stained glass hobby crafters.

Book Details:

  • 80 Pages – all in color
  • 84 Color Photographs
  • Available in Print or eBook format
  • Dimensions: 8.5″ x 11″ (21.5 x 28)
  • ISBN-Print Book: 978-0-919985-37-7
  • ISBN-eBook: 978-0-919985-9-71

About the Author:

One of the specialties of Preston Studios is their custom residential entrance design and fabrication. Designs for private residences run the range from Bauhaus Moderne to French Baroque, to Contemporary Transitional.  Each entrance is designed to uniquely suite the architectural setting while striving to enhance what lies within.

Author Contact Link: Authors & Designers

Additional information

Weight 13 oz
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × 0.3 in
Book Format

eBook, Print Book


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