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Amir Fallah article

 

Geometric interior windows

These windows were for a home in Oakland. The client wanted a design that was simple and expansive- a design that worked with existing stained glass windows in her home. I used antique glass, and new glass, so it worked with her other windows,…

Children’s Illustration made into glass

Tiburon Library Stained Glass

For this project I replicated a children’s book cover to be displayed in a local library, Belvedere Tiburon Library. The book is called “A New Leash on Life” about the relationship between a dog and a new baby, and their growing up together. This…

Victorian Commission

This project was a sidelight for the entry of a Victorian home in the Bay Area. The client wanted me to make a window that was inspired by/ or reflected on some level, the window on the second story of her home. That window…

Feral Studio East Bay Stained Glass

Stained Glass. Who knew kitsch could be so rude?

I find the stained glass technique to be the most effective medium for expressing my ideas. It is an art form and process laden with traditional associations- churches, kitsch and hobby art – and is therefore ripe for distortion. My work is largely inspired…

Seed Pod Commission!

Seed Pod Commission

This commission was for a woman in Ann Arbor, MI. She sent me images of seed pods from Northern Michigan, where she spent time as a child and continues to visit. She wanted the seed pods to be the subject for the window. She…

Mosaic Animals

July 2017 Recently, I have been exploring with mosaics. It is a welcome break from the structure of leaded or copper foil glass art. I find it more spontaneous and loose, playful and free. I am enjoying this exploration. These are woodland animals. I…

Feral Studio!

June 2017 Friends! I painted my studio and added trim details. New plants have arrived as studio mates. It is a calm and special place to be. I am working on new mosaics that I will post soon.  

Napa Vision 2050 connection

November 2016 I am excited about a connection I have made here in California with a  local environmental organization, Napa Vision 2050. They exist to preserve local values and to protect our water resources, forests, rural communities, agriculture and open space. Now they will receive a $5 donation…