Stained Glass Restoration and New Protective Covering at St. Mark AME Zion Church in Durham, NC
Hand-stained glass window made by Russell Church Studios in Winston-Salem in the late 1950s to early 1960s.
These hand-stained glass windows by Russell Church Studios have a 12" round biblical scene and a memorial plate at the bottom.
Hand-stained glass window with 12" round Biblical scene and a memorial plate
Close-up of one of the broken pieces of glass and a loose brace. Note the water droplet technique of the staining.
Close-up of the bottom of the existing window with the name of the studio
View of the windows inside the sanctuary
View of the hand-stained glass window from the outside with the white T-bar frame in place ready to receive the new 1/4" Lucite acrylic
New 1/4" Lucite acrylic protective covering set into a white T-bar aluminum frame
New 1/4" Lucite acrylic as the protective covering over hand-stained glass windows