I still have several steps in this process. I will close out all little gaps and lines with color and with a small paintbrush I will patina all the solder lines with a copper colored patina.
Then the cleaning process begins. You might not be able to see the transparent film that is on the glass. That is called "Flux". It has the consistency similar to petroleum jelly. All of that is completely removed. Once the windows are sparkling clean, I set them up in my own windows for a few days - so I can observe and meditate on what I have created. I may address small details until I know that the piece of artwork is complete.