Gifts for Dads & Grads

It’s already June! In Michigan, we’ve had beautiful sunny days and hot weather which makes working in the hot shop even hotter, but we still love making our work! In spite of all the upheaval of late we still have things to celebrate – students have graduated and Father’s Day is just a week away. …

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Our Metallic Splash Bowls make a great gift for Dads or Grads

What are Seconds?

One last time we’ll be rolling the seconds carts out on Saturday for Seconds in the Garden. Join us from 10am – 3pm to shop for beautiful glass at amazing prices. Our carts are full of juicy, fun new pieces no one has seen yet. But what might seconds be you ask? Keep reading to …

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Firsts vs Seconds

Art in the Garden

With the weather (finally) warming up and restrictions being slowly lifted in Michigan, we are taking things outside. Art doesn’t have to be enjoyed only indoors. We love to take our glass outdoors and mix it into nature, the sun, the sparkle, the organic shapes everywhere.  Here are some of our ideas on how to …

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Paperweights add something special to a garden

Art Glass

Glass is an extremely versatile medium used to create items that span a wide variety of applications. Functional glass objects are so common in our everyday lives that we may not even think about how much rely on this material. Windows, smartphones, medical equipment, drinkware and a million other things we interact with daily fall …

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Current Leaves

History of Glass

We love glass. Probably obvious to you since we constantly talk about our glass and how we make it. This week we wanted to talk about the History of Glass. Glass is a really amazing substance that has shaped the history of humankind.  We use glass in incredible ways for science, transportation, communication, and seeing. …

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History of Glass

Glassblowing 101

This week we wanted to take a break from focusing on the virus and talk about what we love – glass. We receive so many questions about glassblowing. Of course we can’t answer them all here, but hopefully this will serve as a useful guide. This Glassblowing 101 blog post will give you an idea of …

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Blocking Glass
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