started as a leadlighter

As a single mother l had my studio’s at home which allowed my to be a mother as well as a business owner.

Marguerite’s Creative Glass

Cairns, Queensland

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Saint Francis Xavier Primary School

Front entrance

You can also see my work at the Cairns Library which once was the Cairns Regional Council Chambers.

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Marguerite Dore

Melbourne

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Private home in Camberwell, Melbourne

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Front door – private home in Surrey Hills, Melbourne

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Private home in Surrey Hills, Melbourne under renovations.

Matching the one original panel (bottom side panel) for their front entrance.

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Builders own home renovated with new leadlight panels in Glen Iris, Melbourne.

The clear glass used was the old drawn glass that gives a distorted view not like the float glass that is used today.

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Some of these panels have been restored where the others have been made to match the original panels. 

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Sandblasted to create this flower in the blue glass for a front side door panels.

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Designed by an architect who admired the creative talents of Frank Lloyd Wright for his office and made by Marguerite Dore.

I also admire Frank Lloyd Wright who used Leadlights within his buildings he designed.

More on Frank Lloyd Wright : Artsy’s Frank Lloyd Wright page