Craftsy.com offers user-created stained glass quilt patterns for purchase. Purchasing the quilt pattern gives the buyer access to a PDF version of detailed quilting instructions to make his or her pattern. This purchase entitles the buyer to keep the instructions permanently.
Some websites, such as OzarkStainedGlass.biz, offer free simple quilting patterns to recreate some of their stained glass work. YouTube offers free video tutorials that give step-by-step instructions on how to create a stained glass quilt from a simple pattern.
Many advanced quilters also take templates for creating stained glass windows and apply these to their quilts to achieve the same effect.