Heart of Glass - Blenko Glass
Blenko Glass is a West Virginia treasure that spans generations. Nothing symbolizes the state of West Virginia better or more beautifully than Blenko Glass. We will discuss current and former craftsmen and designers and how important it is that Blenko and West Virginia glass be appreciated and valued by the younger generation.
Saturday, November 29, 2008
The lamps in this photo are from THE PURPLE MOON in Charleston, West Virginia.
Blenko Glass has many lamps currently for sale in the Visitors Center. Blenko Lamps last a life time - they are functional, beautiful and a conversation starter always.
Why not buy a new Blenko Glass Lamp this week. Lamps make the ideal gift, only at Blenko will you find designer lamps at reasonable prices.
Vintage lamps sell for between 150 and 350. At Blenko you can buy a 'new' lamp for a high of $175 (many much less).
NOTE: THE HEART OF GLASS Blog is in need of PHOTOS OF Lamps, Figurines, Vintage Unusual Glass from Blenko or glass made in West Virginia. Mail your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Also when at Blenko Glass remember Larry the Antique Dealer from Texas' advice LOOK UNDER THE COUNTERS for those special treasurers.