Stained Glass

Colors and Patterns: Tiffany Glass Panels

I'm sure that it was the colors and patterns in stained-glass that first attracted me to them as a child.  I enjoyed those hours in church when there was stained-glass to study. Pictures of the disciples, of Jesus carrying a lamb, and Paul's conversion gave life to my Sunday School lessons.  My grandmother's quilts with… Continue reading Colors and Patterns: Tiffany Glass Panels

Interesting things

Foucault Pendulum, Somewhere In My Memory

The capabilities of the human mind never cease to amaze me.  And, sometimes my own mind and its ability to remember things from long ago surprises me. On my recent trip to the Houston Museum of Natural Science  we stopped for a few minutes to watch the Foucault pendulum. The pendulum swung back and forth, moving evenly around the… Continue reading Foucault Pendulum, Somewhere In My Memory