GLASS AND LEADLIGHTS

Welcome to the website of Mark Carpenter's GLAZIT.

Mark, a master craftsman with over 20 years experience, encourages
you to browse this website to learn more about the highest quality leadlight and glass products available from GLAZIT.

The area covered

With the abilities of the internet Mark is able to supply all over Australia, However he dosn't forget where he started, in the Central Queensland region, Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Emu Park, Blackwater, Emerald, Biloela, Bundaberg, and Mackay. Mark makes an effort to provide the type of service that is so hard to find these days, and often goes the extra mile.

All enquiries are welcome.

             

351 Hinds Street,
North Rockhampton, (Qld) 4701
Telephone: (07) 4928 9660, Fax: (07) 4928 9660, Mobile: 0417 633 048.

 
website by STUDIOQUIGS
Emu Park(Qld)(C) 2006
 

Glazit, Mark Carpenter, moved straight into Carpentry and Joinery, as an apprentice with Wilson Hart, Rockhampton. He was trained in glass and aluminium joinery and installation. Mark enjoyed, creative practical art. Marks great uncle Mr Joe Moss had at that time his own large leadlighting business in Toowoomba. Mark Carpenter realised There was a real need throughout Central Queensland for a leadlight production and repair service.In May 1981 Mark gave up the secure job he had, to start out in business. The Business name was changed Glazit, in 1995. Products - Some of the products supplied by Glazit are, Glass cut to size, Table tops, Mirrors,Lampshades, Timber entrance doors, Hobby supplies, Leadlights for all situations (e.g. doors, sidelites, fanlights, kitchens, feature windows, china cabinets, buffet, entertainment unit doors). The Services - Some of the services are,Free advice, Free measure and quotes, All types of glass replacements, from windows, doors, shower screens, shop fronts, table tops and mirrors, Leadlight repairs, Tuition in leadlights, lampshades, and glass mosaics, Installation of leadlights Glazit can restore old leadlighting, stain glass work. Glazit can sandblast glass to make features. See picture in products page of two sandblasted features on safety glass beside a door. The Glazit website has photos of glass textures, and colors may help you in a description of your glass requirements. listed are ARTICO - normal, DECORATIVE FIGURED ROLLED glass, For an architectural feature, consider lamination of any of these clear glasses to one of our Cathedral Glasses, and the choices of these are HAMMERED, SPARKLE, BROAD REEDED, NARROW REEDED, ALT DUETSCHK, LUSTRE, WAVERLEY FLEMISH, ARTIC, SPOTSWOOD, ROUGHCAST, RIPPLE, KASUME, FLORELLE, RONDEL, FLOREAL, MONUMENTAL, CLEAR CUBE, FLORENTINE, and GRANITE. Also availabale is WISSHACH FLORENTINE which is 3mm glass with an imprinted daisy pattern often used as a restoration glass and small pattern WISSMACH FLEMISH. Classes - Several hundred people have been taught how to make their own leadlights through private workshops run by Mark Carpenter in Rockhampton, Emerald, Blackwater, Moura, Tieri, in several schools and the Rockhampton TAFE. Some students have gone on to start their own business in leadlighting. Classes out of town are run on demand, usually a one day class for, beginners leadlighting, Copper foiling, Lamp shades, and Mosaics. New to Glazit is Glass Bead Jewellery. Yarna Shanks and Janine Shanks design and make Glazits Glass Bead Jewellery. These pieces are one off pieces. Each one is designed to be different so our client knows their's is the only one. And these are currently in stock as of 1st January 2007