Glass Heart Paperweight

Women artisans craft this sweet symbol by layering colors, then encasing them in clear soda lime glass.
created by

April Wagner

$45.00

April Wagner created by

April Wagner

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Heart of Glass

Always keep a little love close by. This vibrant heart paperweight is hand-blown by April Wagner and fellow women artisans in their Michigan studio. They craft this sweet symbol by layering colors, then encasing them in clear soda lime glass. Give one to mom, daughter, or someone you're sweet on so they know whose heart they have. Each is signed and dated on the bottom. Handmade in Pontiac, Michigan.

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April Wagner

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April Wagner

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Born in Muskegon Michigan, April's interest in form, color, and line were apparent since early childhood. Her talent allowed her to receive a scholarship to Interlochen Arts Academy, an exclusive private high school for the arts, helping her get a jump start on her career. After a couple of years at a school in New York April came to Detroit where she graduated with a BFA from the College for Creative Studies. She has been blowing glass for 21 years. She owns epiphany studios in Pontiac, MI, the largest private hot glass blowing studio in the Midwest. Her work is shown in galleries worldwide and is featured in numerous public, private, and corporate collections, including GM, Pfizer, Strategic Staffing Solutions, The Townsend Hotel, and The Four Seasons Resorts. April was featured as one of Crains Detroit Business 40 under 40 honorees for 2005.She has served on the Alumni Board for the College for Creative Studies, and the Founders Junior Council Board for the DIA.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
handblown glass
Measurements
1.5" H x 3.5" dia.
Ingredients
Care
Hand wash in lukewarm soapy water. Rinse in clear lukewarm water, add a drop of vinegar to the water to prevent spotting. Dry with a soft clean towel.
Item ID
48199

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