Archive for the ‘Geometric Domes’ Category

Under the Dome

Friday, April 17th, 2015

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“Close your eyes and click your heals three times…because there’s no place like Dome.”
Stephen King, Under the Dome

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Racetrack Oval Rose Dome

Thursday, November 20th, 2014


At 4′ x 8′ our custom dome is the central feature in a grand foyer of an exquisite condo located in down town Toronto. Colourful roses wound on a trellis create a garden feeling, and a geometric pattern matching the parquetry of the hardwood floor below frames the dome. The home owner (who is also a designer) selected the lovely range of coral hues in the roses to coordinate with other interior elements. The entire effect is striking.

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Working on a curve

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014


The sides are coming together. In the second picture the top panels are complete and fit. Overall size of this dome is 13′ long x 6′ wide and 24″ ht.

Above the Stairs

Thursday, November 6th, 2014


A series of three lenses, the centre focal point has raised sides and the two on either side are flat, and they all share the same motif.

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Approvals are in

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014


Pictured, half of the dome from the side and above.

Glass textures have been laid over the hand drawn pattern to give a sense of the overall effect.

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Published in House & Home Magazine

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014


Pick up a copy of the current House & Home magazine and flip to page 80. Pictured a Georgian inspired Octagon Dome, and matching leaded transom window.

These are featured in the home of Designer Betty Theodoropoulos. Also a reminder the holidays are just around the corner?!

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Approvals In Progress

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014



Half of a large rectangle dome. The finished dome will be 5′-5″ x 12′ x 24″ ht. The next phase of this project is to cut glass samples for approval by the client.


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A Rose Garden in Development

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

SDG-Gales (4)

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9′ x 9′ Square Dome with a 24″ Rise

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014


Our most recent dome has just gone into a new home in Toronto’s Hogg’s Hollow. We worked with Douglas Design to bring their design sketch to the finished product. The simple repetition of the line work creates a quiet focal point. The design reminds me of a classic orangerie.

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Before the Dome

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014


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Preparing for a dome or flat lens. The contractor finishes the skylight shaft and provides a ledge or molding for the dome or lens to sit on. If a plaster molding is used, the dome or lens can be fastened to the walls of the shaft.

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