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, March 11, 2010

Alana - Face Vase by Husted

This one is privately owned - Face Vase from the Variations Series.

Its limited editon color and signed by Husted.

The owner is asking $500. If you have desire to add

this vase to your collection. Send contact info to : theblenkoproject@aol.com.


Anonymous said...

My olana is an amberish color and much prettier.
Is it the photo or is this one tequilla?

chitrakahn said...

Nice but wild color
does this come in gentle color?

susan said...

Correct the link, problems with the link
and also comments do not show.

Anonymous said...

Can you provide more info about this vase?
Plz or can the owner?

Anonymous said...


Anonymous said...

this one is in the mardi gras color its the only one made in this color

Dr.BOB said...

New collectors consider this a
best buy!
For 3 years I am attempting to gather the entire set.
Doc this set is more rare than your precious B-Day collection.
Note: I now have 15 of the B-day vases.
Anyone have extras?
Contact me.

Anonymous said...

Artworks in Oldtown
Wheeling, (304)233-7540
Artist cooperative in Wheeling's North Main Street area, housed in a Victorian former grocery store.

Brooke Glass Company
Wellsburg, (304)737-3461, (304)737-0619 (tours)
A glass manufacturing plant has operated here along the Ohio River since 1879. Specialties include lamp and lighting fixture parts, candle accessories and colored glass.

Carriage House Glass
Wheeling, at Oglebay, (304)243-4000
Featuring glass made in more than a dozen West Virginia plants. Lower floor features museum collection and glass blowing.

Centre Market
Wheeling, (304)234-3878
One of the oldest market houses in the country, with dining and specialty shops.

Fostoria Company
Wheeling, (304)233-4351
This outlet features West Virginia stemware, lead crystal, colored casual stemware and gift, table and dinnerware.

The Gift Shop & Factory Glass Outlet
Wheeling, (304)233-0660
Features West Virginia glass and a wide range of collectibles. Specialties include Fenton, Blenko and Pilgrim glass.

Homer Laughlin China Company
Newell, (304)387-1300
Creators of the brightly colored, collectible Fiesta Ware, the company reintroduced the popular line in 1986. Tours and factory outlet on premises.

Wheeling Artisan Center
Wheeling, (304)232-1810
Beautifully restored historic industrial building featuring the Nail City Brewing Company and Restaurant. Second floor houses the Wymers General Store/Museum and Industrial Heritage exhibits. Also offers retail crafts and collectibles with demonstration areas for working artisans.

susan said...

OK you macho engineers
help this lady get her
/ our web page back into the search engines.

susan said...

Hilary publish info about this collection plz.
Also what should I be looking for?
What was the original color of glass?

Anonymous said...

Doc Susan
Only because you requested
and because you are my attending
I will comply.
Todd E.