Windows are no longer the only place you can find stained glass. Your garden can be greatly enhanced when you use stained glass to capture the beauty of the sun’s light. Hanging ornaments of stained glass in your garden will catch the light and make the light dance all around your garden.
You can create a stained-glass garden stone path or glass stepping stone to add an array of color and design that leads to your flower garden. These garden stone designs can be placed anywhere in your garden and are very fun to do. If you are not so creative, you can even purchase kits to make these stepping stones.
Another piece of stained glass art you should consider for your garden are glass wind chimes. Not only are these beautiful to the eye, but they are also pleasing to the ear when a gentle breeze blows through your garden.
You can also opt to add iron garden stakes to your garden, featuring stained-glass designs you can interchange. You can mix it up to represent a special occasion or a season. These garden stakes can be placed by your front door or all throughout your garden. Your guest and appreciate the beauty of your stained-glass garden stakes and the warmth of your beautiful steppingstones.
One of the other favorites for gardeners is stained glass wire stakes that are used for small garden beds and flowerpots these are three-dimensional pieces of art that are often found in the shapes of dragonflies, ladybugs, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other favored creatures.
A resting bench is another wonderful stained glass garden project. It takes more work, but it is well worth the effort. The designs and patterns for these benches are unlimited and are beautiful in any garden, or just placed under a large shade tree. You can often find these in church yards and cemeteries as a place to stop and reflect.
You can occasionally find patio tables with iron frames that are done in stained glass mosaics. If you decide to make one for yourself, there are many tutorials online that can help you be creative and design your very own stained glass mosaic table.
One of my favorite stained glass garden pieces is my glass fireplace screen. I also love stained-glass porch light fixtures and patio lanterns.
It is not hard to find stained glass decorations for your garden, or make one for yourself. Stained-glass art adds lots of color and beauty to any garden or patio. When you use stained glass on your patio, deck, or garden, you are only limited by your imagination.