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.
Sunday, July 06, 2014
Blenko Festival of glass, Aug 1-2
We are deep into the planning stages of our 7th annual Festival of Glass, which will be held this year on August 1-2. Some of the activities we have planned this year include glass blowing demonstrations, guided factory tours, signing events with Andy Blenko, Live Radio remotes on Friday and Saturday that will include glass giveaways during the broadcast, limited edition items that will go on sale Saturday, Aug 2 at 8am, a free collectible medallion that features the Milton Covered Bridge will be given to everyone who attends the festival, while supplies last.
We will once again have the Buffalo Diner food vendor on site with a variety of BBQ specialties. On Friday, Aug 1 from 11am-1pm only during the B97.1 Live Radio Remote we are offering a 15% discount off your entire purchase.
We have a large variety of classes this year including several of our most popular classes that have been updated with new designs and styles along with some "Brand New" classes we have never before offered. Sign-ups for these classes begins on Tuesday, July 1. Please call 304-743-9081 or 877-425-3656 between the hours of 8am-2:30pm to sign up. Class space is limited so be sure to call early. Credit card required to secure your spot.