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Location: South East
Settings: Places of worship
Techniques: Acid etching, Kiln formed glass, Painting / staining


Alfred Fisher MBE has produced stained glass window of the highest order for over six decades. Now retired, his legacy of work can be found in some of the most prestigious building in the land including Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, Chequers and the Guildhall.

Alf began his career at Whitefriars Studio in the 1950s and quickly moved up the ranks. As well developing a distinctive stained glass style, he was an early pioneer of fusing glass for architectural settings, and worked with engraved glass. In 1973 he co-founded Chapel Studios and worked there until retiring. Alf continued to serve on various advisory committees until recently and retains a fascination with glass.

He was responsible for the creation of many new windows across the country and the conservation and restoration of many others.


Stanley Ho Donor Window 1995
Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey, London. One of 21 panels.
Blue Fused Glass 1973
Artist's collection. Fused Whitefriars Norman slab glass.
History of the Church and Monastery Window 2004
Ellerton Priory Church, York. Painted antique glass.
East Window 1972
The Church of The Transfiguration, Kempson, Bedford. Unpainted antique glass, lead.
Golden Jubilee Window 2002
Private Chapel, Buckingham Palace, London. Etched and painted antique glass.
Private Chapel window 2005
Broughton Castle, Oxfordshire. Painted antique glass. One of two windows.