A Stained Glass Journey
Foreword by Jillian Sawyer
This book is a journey through the years during which Brian and I
have been involved in stained glass. At career beginnings you are
influenced by others’ work in the field. Then gradually you develop your
own style. When we stand back and take stock, we are mazed at the
variety of style, design and concepts that have evolved from those early
The diversity of peoples lives, ideas, visions and influences is
enormous and the lasting impact some of these personalities have had on
our lives, be they clientele, student, family or fellow workers, is part
and parcel of this journey:
To our peers, who have remained our friends from the formative years.
To our students, who years later still visit us and produce amazing
To our families, who love and support us always.
To our clients, whose challenges grace the pages of this book.
And to those strange, sometimes fleeting, sometimes lasting contacts
and happenings that somehow send you barrelling in a new direction.
Brian and I thank you. We value you. You have enriched our journey.