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.
Thursday, August 06, 2009
Today in my spam folder I found the following info re: Festival of Glass
We are offering all sorts of classes, many different ones and also a couple for younger kids. Demonstrations, Ron Hinkle will be here doing demo on Friday and Saturday, food vendor on site, cake and refreshments on Saturday, Live Radio Remote on Saturday and the most exciting of all is the 4 Craftsmen pieces that will go on sale Saturday. Each glass shop got the opportunity to do their own unique piece using existing molds. Each piece avail is signed by all of the shop craftsmen. . Les Womack will be here Saturday morning (Aug 8)from 9-10 making angels.
Check out the Blenko Glass website for information/ times / cost.