Connon Stained Glass Studios
Connon Stained Glass has undertaken the conservation of historic stained glass windows throughout Ireland. Evan Connon is an accredited conservator. Connon Studios adhere to the guidelines for the conservation and restoration of stained glass ratified by the international Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi. These guidelines follow best practice relating to the care, reversible treatment, documentation and preservation of all periods of historic glazing. Connon Studios are one of the few stained glass conservators to have been allowed to work on such proteges works in Christ Church Dublin and St Patrick’s Cathedral Dublin. We specialise in stained glass conservation. stained glass restoration along with the design and repair of architectural stained glass.
Some of Our Stained Glass Conservation Projects
Georgian Doors Restoration
These two Georgian doors which were in a house in Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin. Connon Studios was asked to take on the project of conservation and to restore these doors to their former glory.
Georgian Fanlight Conservation
Connon Studios have often been asked to restore Georgian Fanlights and I thought I would show how one fanlight that every one told the client was gone beyond repair was carefully conserved and restored back to its former glory
“Mr. Evan Connon of Connon Studios is a specialist stained glass contractor who has worked on a number of projects with this office, including St Mary’s Cathedral in Limerick, Clane Parish Church in Co.Kildare, Christchurch Cathedral and University Church in Dublin. The works comprised the careful refurbishment of stained glass and leadwork in these important historic buildings. Evan Connon carried out his work in a skilful manner and the quality of his work is of a high standard . He is technically competent, obliging and always willing to take direction from the architect We would have no hesitation in recommending Evan Connon of Connon Studios as a competent provider of stained glass services, and would be pleased to discuss any queries you might have in this regard.”Mary McDonald BArch MRIAI MUBC
“Artist talent is in the genes of Evan Connon”Lucinda O’Sullivan
“Connon Stain Glass Studios were engaged as stained glass sub-
Evan Connon and·his team displayed considerable care and skill in their execution of this work. I was particularly impressed by Mr. Connon’s willingness to engage with me in attempting to identify a conservation-
I would be happy to recommend Connon Stained Glass Studios for similar work in the future.”Michael O'Boyle, B.Arch., MUBC, MRIAI