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robinsglassworld

Robin's Glass World

Ellington, Connecticut · 1841 Sales

robinsglassworld

Robin's Glass World

Ellington, Connecticut 1841 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(577)

Announcement   Welcome! RETIRING DOG BREED SALE!!!!
Old designs are running out! Once gone they are gone for good. Find them in the sale section. Only in stock is available, they are listed in the description section of the listings.

All Stained Glass items are designed and made by me in my studio. I've been making stained glass for 28 years now. This is the real deal, not glass painted to look like stained glass, or plastic melted in the oven but real art glass. Each piece is hand cut, ground, foiled and soldered to create the beautiful sun catcher you will receive.

A SUCTION CUP IS INCLUDED WITH EVERY SUNCATCHER! unless otherwise noted.

I now offer online fundraisers for dog/cat rescue groups. For more information please contact me here, through Etsy. You will receive a response in one day or less! This is my alternative to giving donations. Please do not ask for a donation as I get to many to accommodate. Thank you for your understanding.

*All designs are the sole property of Robin's Glass World and may not be reproduced without written permission from Robin. Failure to do so will result in legal action. Please respect the artist and the copywrite by not reproducing without permission. Thank you.*

Announcement

Last updated on Nov 29, 2016

Welcome! RETIRING DOG BREED SALE!!!!
Old designs are running out! Once gone they are gone for good. Find them in the sale section. Only in stock is available, they are listed in the description section of the listings.

All Stained Glass items are designed and made by me in my studio. I've been making stained glass for 28 years now. This is the real deal, not glass painted to look like stained glass, or plastic melted in the oven but real art glass. Each piece is hand cut, ground, foiled and soldered to create the beautiful sun catcher you will receive.

A SUCTION CUP IS INCLUDED WITH EVERY SUNCATCHER! unless otherwise noted.

I now offer online fundraisers for dog/cat rescue groups. For more information please contact me here, through Etsy. You will receive a response in one day or less! This is my alternative to giving donations. Please do not ask for a donation as I get to many to accommodate. Thank you for your understanding.

*All designs are the sole property of Robin's Glass World and may not be reproduced without written permission from Robin. Failure to do so will result in legal action. Please respect the artist and the copywrite by not reproducing without permission. Thank you.*

Robin Hary

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Robin Hary

Leukemia Awareness Gift Basket
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Blue Paw Print Gift Basket in Stained Glass
$50.00
Butterfly Gift Basket in Stained Glass
$50.00
Spring Crocus Gift Basket in Stained Glass
$50.00
Valentine's Day Gift Basket in Stained Glass
$50.00
Pink Dog Paw Stained Glass Gift Basket
$50.00
Autism Stained Glass Gift Basket
$50.00
Dragonfly Stained Glass Gift Basket
$50.00
Halloween Stained Glass Gift Basket
$50.00
Winter Stained Glass Gift Basket
$50.00

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(577)
ezgo706

ezgo706 on Dec 7, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

hi just wow, real happy with the work and oh wow the colors are great

David Vogelsang

David Vogelsang on Dec 6, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful stained glass piece. Can't wait to give it to my neighbor for Christmas. Shipped quickly and safely.

Tuorto

Tuorto on Dec 4, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

My 4th purchase from this store - that says it all.

Tuorto

Tuorto on Dec 4, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Every item I've bought from Robin's Glass World is beautiful.

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About

Sharing The Light

My dog, Leben, was my inspiration to create dog breeds in stained glass. I wanted to see if I could make her little face for the window, and so it began.

When I first started my business I did mostly craft shows and word of mouth sales. Then one day at a craft show a fellow vendor introduced me to Etsy!

Set up for the site was so easy I was up and running in no time. The idea was to be able to reach everywhere. I love creating in stained glass and just want to share that love with the world. Etsy has allowed me to do this. They take care of the sales and I can take care of the creating. Etsy also allows me to customize sun catchers for folks. I love working with people to get the perfect sun catcher that they will cherish for the rest of their days.

Each suncatcher takes about an hour and a half to crate from beginning to end. The first step is to create the pattern. I then trace each individual piece onto its appropriate color of glass. The fun part is next, cutting! I cut each piece out and place them together. Once it's all cut, I grind the edges so they are smooth and fit nicely together. I use the foil method of stained glass so foiling is next. Each piece has its edges wrapped in copper foil. It's placed evenly over the edges of the glass and the smoothed down on each side. Next up is solder. Each suncatcher is soldered together. I use 60/40 solder. This means that 60% percent is tin and 40% is lead. Once each suncatcher has been soldered I then clean it and patina the solder. This means changing the silver of the solder to either black or copper. When finished with the patina I then clean and polish the suncatchers. Now it's time for a bag and then off to the customer!

I take great care with each suncatcher to ensure the best quality. If treated with love, your suncatcher will last a lifetime!

Recently I was given the opportunity to make trophies for the Schipperke Nationals that took place in Chattanooga, TN in March of 2015. A fantastic experience which paved the way for the Alaskan Malamute Nationals in Oct of 2015, in Springfield MA. I'm looking forward to many more opportunities.

Let the Light Shine In!

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  • Robin Hary

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    I started stained glass over 25 years ago. I work with the Tiffany style of stained glass. The Tiffany style uses foil and solder instead of lead, making my designs more delicate. I design all my own patterns, which allows me to do anything!

Shop policies

Last updated on November 19, 2016
Thank you for visiting. I hope you've enjoyed browsing through some of my most recent work. Each item is hand crafted of genuine stained glass, hand soldered and is an original design, not plastic or glass painted to look like stained glass, but the real thing!
Due to the handmade quality, no two sun catchers will be exactly the same. A photograph does not depict the true color of the glass due to light refection off of and through it. Please allow for these differences when buying stained glass.
Nothing is prettier then stained glass in a window (or on a mirror). I craft each piece to enhance the beauty of nature and bring it to your window.
Thank you for taking a look. I look forward to serving your stained glass needs in the future.

Please read all policies before purchase as they will answer a lot of your question. If you still have questions please contact me before you place your order. Thank you.

All designs are the sole property of Robin's Glass World and may not be reproduced without written permission from Robin. Failure to do so will result in legal action. Please respect the artist and the copywrite by not reproducing without permission. Thank you.

Accepted payment methods

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Payments are to be made using Paypal or a major credit card. Payment must be recieved within 5 business days from purchase. A 6.35% tax is added to those that live in CT. Any order not paid for in the time specified above will be cancelled.
Shipping
Please note: Orders placed on or before December 10, 2016 are guaranteed Christmas delivery. Any order placed after the 10th I can not guarantee but will do my best.

In stock items ship out within 1-2 business days (in stock is listed in the description area of the listing. If nothing is listed, its not an in stock item). Made to order please allow two weeks before shipping. Times will vary throughout the year depending on work load- please convo me for more accurate time frame.

Your items will be shipped to you via USPS Priority Mail, please allow up to five days for delivery in USA and 6-10 days for international.

PLEASE NOTE FOR INTERNATIONAL ORDERS I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FEES THAT YOU MAY ENCOUNTER. Including but not limited to, import taxes, custom duties, and fees levied by the buyer's country. I have no control over these fees and do not even know what they will be. Please contact your local customs office for further information. All international orders will have full value declared on customs forms with no exceptions.

USA orders will receive a tracking number once their item has shipped. International orders will receive the tracking number the U.S. Postal service gives for free, this can only be tracked while in the USA. If you would like a full tracking number, please contact me before ordering as there is a separate charge for international orders.

All items are wrapped in bubble wrap and then encased in packing peanuts to ensure safe delivery. In the unlikely event yours should arrive damaged, please take a photo of damage and send it to me. I will ship a replacement item to you ASAP. No refunds are given, only replacements.
Refunds and Exchanges
No Refunds or returns. Due to the delicate nature of the items no refunds are given. Only replacement items are sent if item is damaged during shipping. Buyer must contact me within 14 days and supply a photo of damage. A replacement will be sent at that time. After 14 days, no replacement is sent.
Additional policies and FAQs
I will glady take custom orders. Please email me at robinsglassworld [!at] aol.com with your request. All orders are answered in a timely fashion. All sales are final with custom orders.
Sorry no wholesale orders.