Category Archives: GLASSWARE – POTTERY

Paperweight Terms Cane – Complex glass rod cut into thin slices to be used in a paperweight design. Crown – Glass above the design of the design Cushion – Glass below the design of the

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Fun Facts Of Affordable Glassware By Marc Washicheck America’s first industry was glassmaking and started when the American colonist had to make panes of glass for windows, since it was much too hard to transport

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ELEGANT, COLORFUL, FUNKY SYRUP PITCHERS A BRIEF HISTORY During the years of early 1800’s to late 1950’s, Maple Syrup came in ½ gallon or gallon containers, or was home made. It wasn’t until the 1960’s

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COCKTAIL SHAKERS MANY USES FOR AN ICON History shows cocktails were started by the ancient Egyptians to help hide the foul taste of homemade booze and help stretch the small amounts that the Egyptians could

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COLLECTORS FINDING EMPTY BOWLS By Marc Washicheck I had the privilege to be asked to help with the Empty Bowls charity dinner, which is a fundraising event to help the Charlotte County Homeless Coalition. This

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