Glass Art and Cookies in the Midwest

Glass Art and Cookies in the Midwest

The Midwest has a very different approach to hospitality – as Marlene arrived at the airport in Fort Wayne, Indiana, she was greeted by a lady with a welcome wagon giving out delicious cookies to welcome you to her city. And where is Fort Wayne, you might ask? It’s...
The Revival of Glass Art in Sofia Bulgaria

The Revival of Glass Art in Sofia Bulgaria

Marlene Rose and two other American glass artists were chosen by Dawn Bennett of UrbanGlass to attend the Second Biennial International Festival of Glass Art in Sofia, Bulgaria. The Biennial opening was a great success, with copious TV and radio coverage.  They were...
Rare Vaseline Glass Sculptures

Rare Vaseline Glass Sculptures

Vaseline Glass, (also known as Uranium glass) is an extremely rare yellow-green colored glass that was very popular for a century or so, up until the 1920’s. The strikingly beautiful color also glows slightly under any ultraviolet light. As little as 0.1 to 0.2...