Denver's Most Beautiful Stained Glass Windows
Welcome to Denver Stained Glass, Colorado’s Premier Stained & Leaded Glass Studio
Welcome to all Denver, Colorado homeowners, businesses, and religious organizations. Denver Stained Glass is the the premier stained glass studio in the Denver metropolitan area. We are a locally owned and operated company that’s been in business for over 25 years. We create custom stained glass windows for homes, commercial properties, and religious buildings. Known for our excellent craftsmanship and devoted customer service, our company has built a reputation as being one of the leading stained glass suppliers not only in the state of Colorado, but is also ranked as one of the top studios in the nation.
Truly Customized Stained Glass Windows for Denver, Colorado
We believe that real artwork is not just beautiful in appearance, it’s also unique and original. That’s why all of our stained glass windows are custom made and designed. When you partner with us, not only will you receive a unique fixture that adds elegance and privacy to your architecture, you’ll also obtain an original piece of artwork that’s one of a kind and cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Transform Your Home’s Architecture with Denver Stained Glass
Add beauty, privacy, and brightness to any room of your home with custom stained glass windows. At Denver Stained Glass, we offer a variety of stained glass styles that are perfect for enhancing your home’s architecture. From alluring entryway stained glass sidelights and transoms to sophisticated and functional privacy stained glass for your bathroom, we can create the perfect stained glass panel for your home that will bring your family an immense amount
of beauty and joy.
Stunning Stained Glass Art for Denver Churches & Businesses
Whether you’re looking for an interesting way to enhance your storefront or would like to add a unique piece of artwork to the walls of your church, Denver Stained Glass can provide you with the solution you need. We are happy to partner with Denver area churches and business on their stained glass projects and can create everything from simple stained glass signs to entire multi paneled ceilings. Our team is up to any challenge or task and is fully prepared to go to work for you!
Proudly Serving the Denver Metro Area
Denver Stained Glass is proud to offer our services to property owners located all throughout the Denver metropolitan area. Whether you’re looking for a professional who can help repair and restore the antique stained glass in your home in Capitol Hill or Cheesman Park, or are seeking a company your church group can partner with on the construction of your new chapel room or temple, we can help bring your ideas and vision to life. We serve all areas of Denver, including the neighborhoods of Congress Park, the Highlands, LoDo, Rino, Englewood, Littleton, Glendale, Aurora, and the surrounding areas and are always happy to take on new projects.
Our Stained Glass Styles
Our company specializes in the creating custom designed stained glass. While all of our work is completely original and is designed by gifted local artists, we often incorporate elements from traditional styles of stained glass into our designs. The scope of our work ranges from classic to contemporary and incorporates various aesthetics and motifs.
Contemporary: Sophisticated and elegant, contemporary stained glass is an alluring choice for any style of home. Contemporary styles of stained glass are highly versatile, which makes them easy to incorporate into any type of decor or architectural style. While there are many different design options for contemporary stained glass, among the most popular in this category include Beveled Glass, Leaded Glass, Mission, and colorless glass designs.
Traditional: Traditional stained glass styles are known for their brilliant colors and eye-catching designs. Traditional stained glass styles are often bold and striking in appearance, which makes them the perfect option for establishing a focal point in a room or highlighting a certain architectural feature. There are countless different traditional styles of stained glass, though some of the best known are Prairie Style, Celtic, Art Deco, Mackintosh, and Greene & Greene.
Hand Painted: Painted portraits and landscapes look stunning when rendered in stained glass. As the sunlight filters through the varying colors and textures, the details and imagery of the painted design are brought to life and are given a very realistic look. Our artists are masters at hand-painting stained glass and can replicate any scene, photograph, or image with incredible accuracy.
Receive an Estimate from Denver Stained Glass
Bring the beauty of stained glass into your life and building today. Contact Denver Stained Glass to receive an estimate on a stained glass panel or window for your Denver home, church, or business. We can provide you with a piece of art that you and your loved ones can enjoy for a lifetime.
Denver homeowners are always looking for ways to enhance their interior decor and curb appeal. With so many different design options available, it may seem difficult to find the right investment for your home. Custom painted glass delivers a highly versatile medium that can portray virtually anything you’d like, adding a touch of beauty, artistry, and color to your home. Painted glass can be installed within your home or in one of the exterior windows, improving curb appeal and decor.
Benefits of Custom Painted Glass for Your Denver Home
Painted glass is a type of stained glass feature where one of our advanced artists hand paints whatever design our clients are looking for. These designs and images can be anything, ranging from detailed portraits to landscapes. Painted glass can be a stand-alone piece or it can be incorporated into a larger stained glass panel that frames it. Our stained glass artisans are highly skilled in many different painting techniques and can bring any of your ideas to fruition. We have all colors at our disposal, allowing us to perfectly color match whatever you’d like. Once your design is painted, we bake the glass in our commercial kiln at approximately 1250 to 1400 degrees in order to physically bond the paint to the glass.
Design Process for Custom Painted Glass for Denver Homes
We provide a free in-home consultation in order to better understand the intended space and project goals. From there, one of our stained glass artisans sits down with you to hand sketch your painted glass ideas. Once the sketch is completed, we utilize advanced computer-aided design software for optimal proportions. Through the entire design process, we ensure our client reviews everything at least eight to ten times prior to painting and assembly. You’ll love the stunning, detailed custom art created just for your Denver home!
Denver Stained Glass believes that historical preservation and property restoration is vital in keeping our rich cultural history alive. Finding value within your home, business, neighborhood, or community can happen through a variety of different mediums. It can be difficult finding reliable information regarding home and business restoration– that’s why we’ve compiled a list of our favorite recommendations for helpful organizations that provide comprehensive knowledge and experience. We hope these local resources deliver a solid foundation for your next restoration project or inspires you to learn more about preserving culturally significant heritage sites.
1. Colorado Arts and Crafts Society
The Colorado Arts and Crafts Society, CACS, is a nonprofit organization that serves in preserving and studying the arts and crafts movement in Colorado as well as the rest of the nation. With an abundance of lectures, tours, and other educational programs, CACS works to enhance awareness regarding our rich cultural heritage depicted through the arts and crafts movement. Preserving local art in homes, businesses, and their personal research library throughout the Denver area is vital to the CACS. Access to CACS’ extensive resources is available for an affordable annual membership through their website. They also feature many volunteer opportunities for those who would like hands-on experience and to give back.
2. History Colorado
History Colorado is a charitable organization that’s also an agency running under the Department of Higher Education. History Colorado delivers comprehensive access to heritage and cultural resources ranging from community museums to educational programs designed for adults and families. Their progressive programs and services promote historic preservation and archaeology. History Colorado also provides access to their large collection of historical photography, artifacts, and archives. This Smithsonian Affiliate has an impactful historic preservation grant program that has awarded over $286 million in grants to all 64 counties across the state of Colorado, resulting in more than $1.5 billion impact on our economy.
3. Colorado Preservation, Inc.
Colorado Preservation, Inc., CPI, is a nonprofit organization that promotes the historic preservation of Colorado by offering extensive advocacy, education, outreach, and preservation services to communities and individuals throughout our state. By collaborating with local government leaders and other nonprofit organizations, CPI is proud to help Coloradans save historic places that are culturally relevant. Restoration and preservation of these significant properties throughout Denver and surrounding areas is the main project work CPI undertakes.
4. Preservation for a Changing Colorado
Preservation for a Changing Colorado is actually a project funded by History Colorado and Colorado Preservation, Inc. This nonprofit organization delivers financial reports regarding historical preservation and the considerable contributions these projects have on our state and local economies. For those interested in the financial aspect of historical preservation and the implications they have on job creation, tourist economy, household income, and tax revenue can have direct access to those figures within this resource.
5. The Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation
The Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation, OAHP, is in charge of the State Historical Fund which utilizes limited gaming throughout Colorado communities for funding that is used for historical preservation throughout the state. This government-run agency is also a chapter of the Department of Higher Education. OAHP works hard to engage Coloradans in partnerships to discover, preserve, and take pride in our local architectural, archaeological, and other historic places throughout our state. With a variety of different programs offered, OAHP provides statewide leadership and support to all their partners in historic preservation, restoration, and archaeology.
6. Historic Denver
Historic Denver is a nonprofit organization that began their project work by saving the Molly Brown House Museum from demolition. Historic Denver strives to protect, promote, and restore significant historical properties throughout the Denver metro area. By educating locals about architectural heritage and promoting project awareness, Historic Denver has found effective, functional ways for historical sites to remain intact and restored for modern use. Historic Denver also provides a plethora of resources containing preservation solutions for property owners and neighborhoods.
7. Gathering of the Guilds
Gathering of the Guilds is actually an event hosted by the Colorado Arts and Crafts Society that happens annually at the historic Boettcher Mansion. This wonderful, historical arts event promotes a multitude of different vendors, presentations regarding the arts and crafts movement, and efforts in preserving the rich, local culture. This event is a great place to learn more about restoration and preservation in regards to the arts and crafts movement.
With so many different nonprofit organizations and local events that discuss proper restoration and preservation, finding relevant information has never been so easy. It’s wonderful knowing so many passionate citizens reside in Colorado and are constantly striving for historical preservation of culturally significant properties and past art forms. We always believe that preserving different mediums of art, including stained glass, can really be vital for future generations.
For more information regarding organizations that promote preservation and restoration that serve the state of Colorado, please contact us or call: (720) 509-1919
Best Practices For Homeowners For Seamless Stained Glass Installation
You final bought that lovely stained glass window you have been envisioning for your Denver home, our craftsmen are busily piecing it together and you–are incredibly excited to get it installed. That is exactly the mood we are going for here at Denver Stained Glass and to make it that much more of a joyful experience, we have created a list of dos and don’ts to make your stained glass experience fun and favorable. With a little bit of help from your household, we will make your stained glass installation as fabulous as the window you are about to receive!
DO: Prepare The Area. In general, our stained glass installations are simple and quick. But, it is still a process that could involve dust, scraps, and/or chemicals. For this reason, it is best if you take measures to protect your furnishings, walls, carpets by covering them with plastic. However, definitely call us about this or talk to your consultant because in some cases, you may not need worry. Also, remove valuables– our installers are top notch but it is simply a good practice for you to be in when working with any contractor.
DON’T: Don’t attempt to help your stained glass installer, lift the window or touch any of the tools. This is mostly a precautionary measure to prevent you from getting hurt but also is more convenient for you, our cherished customer. Allow the guys you paid to do the job and relax. Remember– their labor is written into our stained glass pricing.
DO: Stick Around. Most of our stained glass window installations are done in one day. Some are more depending on the size and scope of your job. But you will be told exactly how long your job will take days before it begins. Even if it is an extended project, you will be able to stay in your home while it is ongoing.
DON’T: Let your pet near the job site. Not only are pets huge distractions during install but the area is not safe for them to be in. In the long run, keep Fido behind a gate is best for you, your pet and the installer.
DO: Contact us with any questions or concerns. The stained glass window you bought for your Denver home is something you have dreamed of and paid good money for. Don’t hesitate to use us for any purpose throughout the process. We are always happy to answer questions and have a fair amount of experience to draw on to do so. We want the whole process, including the installation to be an exciting and positive experience.
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