Hard Rock Cafe: 1986-2009

Dallas, TX

New Light at the Hard Rock Cafe
Professional Stained Glass Magazine, v.9, no.9

Home of Hard Rock Cafe's Stained Glass since 2010:
Meddlesome Moth Gastropub, Dallas

In April 1986, Isaac Tigrett asked me to create three stained glass windows for his newest Hard Rock Cafe. I soon realized that what Isaac really wanted were pre-Victorian style, canonized rock’n’roll stars, not contemporary “Jeff Smith”. I struggled with this for a while and then, in a stroke of creative brilliance, I quit.

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