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.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Share Your Passion

Is your Blenko prominently display? If not take it out of the box or display cabinet and begin to use the glass, allow others to view the glass.
Talk about your glass, the art of collecting, the friendships you've formed over glass.
Photo of a front porch in Kanawha County - Blenko and Osburn Glass on display.

Mark Twain said: " There are two kinds of speakers, those that are nervous and those that are liars."

Today tell someone about West Virginia and American Glass.

Ask a teacher if you can speak with a glass about West Virginia and American Glass.

Invite your neighbor to visit Blenko or Osburn or Hinkle Glass with you.

Share the joy of collecting West Virginia and American Glass.

" I know, you are a bit fearful of speaking....we'll remember what Mark Twain said, and step forth!


Anonymous said...

Is this porch exposed to the elements? Is it safe to have glass outdoors?
Some of these pieces look to be older vintage Blenko, is it safe or was this a promo photo?
Paul J.

Dr.BOB said...

Anyone else see the article about Dr Glasslady and Riverside School Dental Clinic? Gazette on line.