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Saturday, July 14, 2012

Green Mountains

Green Mountains, stained glass mosaic on board (framed), 36" x 36", 2012
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I've always loved mountains but none as much as green mountains!  I don't just love mountains but hills as well - combine mountains, hills and a perfect blue sky and I'm in paradise =)  I feel that I am on a quest to find my perfect landscape, my perfect green hills that roll back into the distance and evolve into magnificent mountain peaks.  When I lived in Lismore, Australia I was mesmerized by the endless rolling hills covered by beautiful carpet of green grass.  I used to look out the bus window and as it glided up and down the sloping road, I breathed in the scenery and daydreamed of walking through the beautiful landscape.  This is my first tribute to 'Green Mountains' veiled in my ideal sky.

Below are a couple detail shots which show a little bit of how the light plays with the glass.  Photos by Kyle Cunniff

Here are a few process shots also taken by Kyle Cunniff

Concept sketches and concept colors.
Sketching out the concept on the board.
The mosaic is coming along.

 Ready for gluing and then grouting.
Grouting - my favorite part =)
Polishing the grouted mosaic.


  1. Wow this is really stunning - i love the way you did your mountains. I was looking for some ideas in how to pattern the tiles for different hills in my own project and you have given me some awesome inspiration. thank you so much for sharing ;)

    1. Thank you Abigail! I hope that you came up with some good and original ideas for your mosaic project =)

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  3. Phenomenal. Keep doing what you love.