Saturday, December 29, 2012

List of Decor Items

Home Decor is a subject that interests every individual. This article here might help one to shortlist a decor piece from a list of items that might be considered as a decor for the perfect place at home or office.

Friday, December 28, 2012

Colorful Lilies growing out of a small Plant

Lilium (members of which are true lilies) is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs, all with large prominent flowers. 

Lilies are an important group of flowering plants and are important in culture and literature in much of the world. Most species are native to the temperate northern hemisphere, though their range and extends into northern subtropics.

Thursday, December 27, 2012

A Lady Drinking in Ecstasy

This image depicts the glass painting adaptation of a lady having her drink in ecstasy while sitting in a colorful rug.

The painting has been done on a frosted glass and bound with a golden fiber frame. Bright orange and purple shades of glass colors fills the major part of the painting.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

A set of Traditional Dancing Pose

These images here depict a set of simple glass paintings of a traditional woman in a dance pose with the traditional red bordered yellow dress for Indian dancers.

These paintings are quite simple to draw. Matching golden-maroon fiber frame are used to bind the paintings.

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Colorful Glass Painting of a Mustang

This is one simple and one of the most easy to make glass paintings. Even this painting can be considered as a DIY for a beginner.

The horse and the designs are very simple to draw with the glass liner. The color filling for this painting is also quite easy as the shapes are large and prominent.

Monday, December 24, 2012

Wonders of the World Glass Painting Set

This decor piece consists of a set of five glass paintings of the selected monuments around the world.

The outlines of each of these monuments have been drawn on separate glasses with brown glass liner. These glasses are then bound with a matching brown colored fiber frame.

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Peacock Motif Glass Painting

This is yet another simple glass painting of a colorful peacock motif that represents the bright colored form of the bird.

Shades of blue, green and yellow glass paints fill the painting. The embroidered works have been done using the emerald glass color and the metallic golden glass liner.

Friday, December 21, 2012

Hummingbird amongst Colorful Flowers

This is yet another colorful glass painting of a bird sitting amongst flowers. The bird with a bright orange body with colorful wings and tail of blue, violet and red, is seemed to be sitting in a pose humming beautiful tunes.

Bright colored flowers decorates the top of the branches along with a few green leaves spreading here and there.

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Woman Posing in a Traditional Dress

The glass painting depicts the pose of an Indian woman wearing a traditional dress with a garland of flowers in her hair.

The painting has been done on a frosted glass and bound with a golden fiber frame. Bright orange and green shades of glass paints contribute the major part of the woman's attire.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Glass Painting of Multi-Colored Tulips

The tulip is a perennial, bulbous plant with showy flowers in the genus Tulipa, of which up to 109 species have been described and which belongs to the family Liliaceae

The genus's native range extends from as far west as Southern Europe, Israel, North Africa, Anatolia, and Iran to the Northwest of China.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Traditional Indian Girl Posing in a Brown Dress

These days glass painting merely signifies painting colorful designs and images onto glass window and/or door panels. 

Moreover, the idea of glass painting can also be diversified into painting portraits, figures, scenery and landscapes just like traditional painting methods but using glass paints instead.

Monday, December 17, 2012

Shakuntala in a Garden with her pet Deer

The legend of the exquisitely beautiful Shakuntala and the mighty king Dushyant is a thrilling love story from the epic Mahabharata, which the great ancient poet Kalidasa retold in his immortal play Abhijnanashakuntalam.

The painting here depicts the beautiful Shakuntala sitting below a tree. Her favorite pet deer sneaks from her behind.

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Love Birds on a Tree Branch

A Lovebird is one of nine species of the genus Agapornis. They are a social and affectionate small parrot.

Their name stems from the parrots' strong, monogamous pair bonding and the long periods which paired birds spend sitting together. Lovebirds live in small flocks and eat fruit, vegetables, grasses and seed.

Friday, December 14, 2012

Woman Offering Prayer to the Almighty

This painting symbolizes the image of a traditional woman getting ready for her offerings to the Almighty.

The woman, dressed in a bright royal blue dress and a golden yellow veil with glittered decorations, is seen posing with her puja thali to offer to the Almighty. The painting is done on a frosted glass.

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Girl carrying a Pot in a Windy Evening

This glass painting depicts the image of a traditional Indian village girl carrying a pot of water in a windy evening.

The girl with a yellow and green dress with open hair is seen holding the earthen pot with one hand while holding onto her dress with the other from getting blown by the wind.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Glittered Radha Krishna on Glass

The Radha-Krishna amour is a love legend of all times. It's indeed hard to miss the many legends and paintings illustrating Krishna's love affairs, of which the Radha-Krishna affair is the most memorable.

Here one such moment has been captured as a glitter painting on glass. The painting has been accomplished with shades of glitter as the main media.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Woman in a Red Dress playing a Sitar

This is a glass painting adaptation of a traditional Indian woman tuning her sitar in a peaceful garden space.

The painting incorporates bright red and green glass colors with minute golden glittered decorations. Metallic gold glass liner has been used for the ornaments of the woman.

Monday, December 10, 2012

Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair...

"Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair, so that I may climb the golden stair." - This phrase is almost an idiom of popular culture. 

Rapunzel is a fairy tale title character originating in Europe, well known from the collections of the brothers Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm (the Brothers Grimm).

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Indian Traditional Woman in an Embroidered Dress

The painting depicts the image of a beautiful woman in a highly decorative traditional dress. Bright shades of magenta, orange and blue glass paints have been used in the painting.

Decors in metallic golden and bronze shades along with maroon and green glass colors highlight the painting with meenakari works.

Friday, December 7, 2012

Bright Shaded Transparent Peacock on Glass

The male of the Peafowl species is known as the peacock. The Peacock is designated as the national bird of the Indian sub-continent.

The peacock has iridescent blue-green or green colored plumage. The peacock tail is not the tail quill feathers but the highly elongated upper tail covert feathers.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Shakuntala with a Deer in a Glass Painting

In Hinduism Shakuntala is the wife of Dushyanta and the mother of Emperor Bharata. Her story is told in the Mahabaratha and dramatized by Kalidasa in his play Abhijnanasakuntala (The Sign of Shakuntala).

Shakuntala was very fond of her pet deer. In mythology, Shakuntala & her deer is almost inseparable.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

My Fair Lady Glass Painting

This glass painting depicts the portrait of an English Lady wearing a blue scarf and a fashionable hat. 

The painting has been brought to life mixing similar shades of glass paints in each portion of the image.

The bright and colorful hat of the lady matches the leafy floral decoration of the surrounding.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Glass Painting of a Girl with a Flute

The painting represents the image of a traditional Indian girl posing with a flute in her hands. 

The main attraction of this painting is the intricate embroidery works on the woman's colorful traditional dress. The use of the metallic colors for the minute embroidery works generates an elegant look in the glass painting.

Monday, December 3, 2012

Girl Posing with a Peacock

This is a glass painting of a woman in a glittered green and pink dress sitting alongside a peacock.

Metallic gold glass liner and golden glitter has been used for the motif works of the woman's dress. The ornaments has been done using metallic gold glass liner only. Shades of blue, green and yellow glass paints has been used for painting the peacock.

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Indian Woman with a Veena

The glass painting depicts the image of an Indian traditional woman playing a rudra veena (a typical Indian musical instrument).

Bright shades of glass paints have been applied in order to make the overall painting glamorous. The painting has been framed using a sleek golden-maroon fiber frame.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Traditional Indian Woman Offering Prayer

The image of a traditional Indian woman offering her prayers to the Lord Shiva in a small temple is portrayed onto a piece of glass using glass paints.

The pinhead texture of the glass is reflected through the transparent colors of the painting. Metallic gold liners has been used for decorations on the woman. Shades of blue depicts the variations of the sky.

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Golden Themed Decoration on a Glass Bottle

Golden embroidery patterns decorate this entire bottle. Metallic gold fine liner has been used to engrave the patterns onto this transparent glass bottle.

Due to its transparent nature, the pattern from the other side of this Amul Kool bottle is reflected as shadows through the front.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Colorful Decoration of a Poster Color Bottle

This is yet another demonstration of the 3R's (Reduce - Reuse - Recycle). The 3R's are the heart of the 'Go Green' global movement. Reducing the amount of waste produced is the best way to help save the environment.

Besides reducing waste, the reuse of glass bottles can widely represent glass painted decors.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

The Golden Dragon Glass Painting

The image represents the outline of a fierce dragon in matte gold on a pinhead textured glass. The painting has been bound with a matching matte golden fiber frame with black background as a contrast to the image itself.

The pinhead texture of the glass reflects as numerous shiny dots against the contrast background. 

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Ketchup Bottle Decoration & Reuse

This stone studded ketchup bottle is yet another example of a reused transparent glass bottle that can be considered as a product according to the 'Go Green' movement to save the environment by reducing waste products.

The bottle not only shines with the colored stones and the glitter decorations but the overall outlook also seems quite charming.

Friday, November 23, 2012

Amul Kool Bottle Designed and Decorated

This is yet another transparent bottle designed with a simple elegant pattern using opaque white fine liner. 

Due to its transparent nature, the pattern from the other side of the bottle is reflected as a shadow through the front. The pattern has been drawn throughout the entire bottle surface in order to get this effect from all sides.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Little Ganesha idol on a decorated Medicine Bottle

A little golden Ganesha pasted onto a decorated medicine bottle transforms it into a piece of decor. The natural dark brown color of the glass make a perfect background for golden embroidery works.

The bottle has been decorated with numerous golden dots arranged in a definite pattern. Golden glass liner has been used for the purpose.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Stone Studded Flies on Glass

These are decorative works of shiny stones on glass. A butterfly and dragonflies have been represented by silver stones of various shapes and sizes. Silver glitter has been used to draw the fine lines.

These decor pieces, hanged onto the drawing room wall, shines vibrantly in gleam light producing rainbow colored reflections through each stone.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

The Golden Laughing Buddha

Budai is a Chinese folkloric deity traditionally depicted as a fat bald man wearing a robe and wearing or otherwise carrying prayer beads. He carries his few possessions in a cloth sack, being poor but content. 

His figure appears throughout Chinese culture as a representation of contentment. 

Friday, October 19, 2012

Radha Krishna Glass Painting

Radha Krishna is a Hindu deity. Krishna is often referred as svayam bhagavan in Gaudiya Vaishnavism theology and Radha is a young woman, a gopi who is Krishna's supreme beloved.

With Krishna, Radha is acknowledged as the Supreme Goddess, for it is said that she controls Krishna with Her love.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Embroidered Painting of Ganesha on Glass

Lord Ganesha is supposed to bestow humanity with fortune and prosperity. A painting of him not only decorates the wall but is also believed to bring luck. 

This is a decorative glass painting of Lord Ganesha in a sitting pose. The painting has turned out to be an attractive piece of décor with its minute detailed works of metallic shades of liners.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Dancing Pose of Traditional Women

These glass paintings depicts the figures of Indian traditional women in dancing poses and attires.

From the painting point of view this set of two paintings are very simple to make yet quite elegant in looks. Glass colors have been used for the base, metallic liner for the ornaments and glitters for the decorations.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Jamini Roy's Krishna

The image depicts the glass painting adaptation of Lord Krishna by the eminent artist Jamini Roy.

Using of bright and contrast shades of glass paints in the painting has made the painting even more attractive.

For other Jamini Roy glass paintings, CLICK HERE.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Design Motif Glass Painting Decor

This is a design motif in gold.

The glass has been framed against a black backdrop in order to make the golden outlined design more prominent.

The piece can be hanged into the wall of a drawing room or an office space as a décor.

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Glass Painting of the Taj Mahal in Gold

The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal.

The framework of this marvellous structure has been outlined on glass using metallic gold glass liner against a dark black background.

Friday, October 12, 2012

Eiffel Tower in Gold Outline

The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel.

Erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world.

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Girl With Flowers - Glass Painting by CristalArt

The glass painting depicts the image of an Indian Girl in a traditional dress posing with flowers in her hand.

The painting has been done on pinhead glass using glass colors and liners. Golden and purple glitters and metallic fine liners has been applied for the decoration. The painting is framed with a maroon-gold fibre frame to make the painting itself much more appealing.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Lord Buddha in a Round Glass

The glass painting represents the image of Gautama Buddha with his meditation pose.

The painting has been carried out in a round shaped frosted glass with a drilled hole at the top to fix the painting onto the wall using a mirror screw.

The complete painting stands as a symbol of peace.

Monday, October 8, 2012

Rajput Princess with Gemstone Ornamentation

The painting represents the image of a Rajput Princess at her ornamental best admiring her reflection in a mirror.

The painting has been studded with multi-colored stones that represents the gemstones of the ornaments worn by the princess. Solvent based glass paints have been used for the painting.

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Moon Goddess in a Round Glass

The painting represents the image of a Moon Goddess or the Lunar Deity as a glass painting.

Bright glass paint shades are used for the drapes worn by  the Goddess. The crescent shape represents the moon along with a few stars round the border. The dark and the light blue shades in the background represents the color of the sky.

Saturday, October 6, 2012

The Lion King in Gold Outline

The image depicts the side face of a lion outlined in gold with a black backdrop. The mane of the lion is well distinguished with the golden curls.

The painting has been accomplished using a metallic gold glass liner only. The glass has been bound with a narrow matching golden fiber frame and fixed onto the wall with picture clip.

Friday, October 5, 2012

Twilight - Silhouette Painting on Glass

This is yet another silhouette painting on glass depicting the view of twilight. The color of the water represents the reflection of the sky.

The mixing of the glass paints illustrates the various colors reflected by the sky at twilight. 
The silhouette of the islands with the coconut trees defines the horizon.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Jamini Roy's Krishna: The Cowherd

This is an adaptation of another Jamini Roy painting on glass. The painting depicts the image of Lord Krishna as a cowherd.

As a frame, strips of etched mirrors with sliced corners has been pasted at the edges of the painted glass to match with the overall dignity of the painting. 

Monday, October 1, 2012

Couple - Silhouette Painting on Glass

This is a glass painting of an embracing couple. The male and female figures are portrayed as a silhouette.

The main attraction of the painting is its background. The mixing of the colors represents the feel of dusk. The couple and the ground are represented in black for the silhouette effect.

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Girl With Lattoo - Glass Painting by CristalArt

The glass painting depicts the image of a traditional Indian Girl posing with a lattoo in her hand.

The painting has been done on pinhead glass using glass colors and liners. Golden glitter and metallic fine liners has also been used for decoration purposes. The painting is framed with a slim maroon-golden fibre frame to make the painting itself much more prominent.