Mary and Mercy Center

Ave Maria University Campus, Ave Maria, FL

Original Painting and Concept: Mother Mary Thomas, Poor Clares of Perpetual Adoration, Cleveland, OH

Project Designer/Co-ordinator: Deitrick & Associates, Akron, OH

Design Translation and Leaded Glass Fabrication/Installation: Azure Studio

Lighting Consultant: Halper Lighting Solutions

Backlit Stained Glass Window

Design Goals / Techniques Employed:

  • Original Painting by Mother Mary Thomas was commissioned by the Mary and Mercy Center to be translated into a stained glass panel
  • Design was full-scaled and faithfully translated from hand-picked German antique glass
  • Shaded flashed glass, silver staining, and painted/kiln-fired techniques were used
  • Light box was equipped with dimmable 5000K LED panel sets for truest color and customizable ambient light
  • Glass panels, light box and cabinet base crated, shipped, and installed by Azure Studio