ABOUT US

About Us

Offering Stained Glass Windows, Panels, & More to Buffalo, NY

Images In Glass, Inc. serves homeowners, business owners, and churches in Buffalo and Rochester, NY, specializing in stained glass design, fabrication, and installation, as well as fused glass dishware. Whether you're looking for stained glass for church windows or custom leaded glass work for your home, we can help you.

As a three-generation family business, the Albig family opened Images In Glass, Inc. in 1979 in Hamburg, NY. However, the story starts when Glen and Pat met in 1968 in the 
Art Major admissions line at Rosary Hill College, now Daemen College. 

The pair started buying glass from a local studio, run by a member of the British Society of Master Glass Painters. Glen was later hired at this studio, and two years later the owner left the business to Glen. He hired and trained Pat, who went on to become the first female stained glass glazier journeyman in New York State. In 2003, their son, Colin, started as an apprentice glazier/painter and is now a foreman; in 2015 their grandson, Alex, joined the family business. 

Local Leaded Glass Work

Images In Glass, Inc.'s historic restoration work can be seen at Our Lady of Victory Basilica, local churches,  the Gardener’s Cottage at the Darwin Martin House and the Guaranty Building in Buffalo, NY.   Commissioned pieces and stained glass panels are in many homes and several mausoleums at Forest Lawn Cemetery as well. Ask to tour our studio, and you can see finished pieces and works in progress.

Our Experienced Team
President: Glen L. Albig
• B.F.A. in Oil Painting from Daemen College in 1972
• Instructor, NYS Journeyman Certification Program
• Established Images In Glass in 1979, and incorporated in 2000

Vice President: Patricia K. Albig
• B.S. in Printmaking from Daemen College in 1970
• Stained glass apprentice from 1980-1984
• First woman journeyman stained glass glazier in NYS

Foreman: Colin A. Albig
• Associates Degree from Finger Lakes Community College in 1996
• Stained glass glazier and painter since 2003

Stained Glass Glazier: Alex Colunio
• Third generation family member
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