Starry Night Solar Stake

Stephen Kitras uses his own artistry to bring some of van Gogh's magic to life in your own garden.
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Stephen Kitras

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Star Light, Star Bright

Vincent van Gogh"s masterpiece Starry Night offers a breathtaking glimpse of the mysterious wonder in a starlit sky. Glassblower Stephen Kitras uses his own artistry to bring some of van Gogh's magic to life in your own garden. He draws upon the painting's nocturnal palette, and captures the swirling of the paint in textured glass. Within is a solar-powered light that allows the ball's magic to continue to shine once evening falls. Use the included stake to display this glass masterpiece in your garden, along a pathway, or by your front door. Handmade in Canada.

We visited Stephen Kitras's glassblowing studio in Fergus, Ontario, and made a glass globe of our very own. Visit our blog for the inside scoop.

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Made in Canada

Stephen Kitras

created by

Stephen Kitras

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Canada

“Why glass? Compared to other media I've worked in, such as iron and ceramic, glass is immediate and responds right away to any design decisions that I make.”

The mantra "when surrounded by beauty, the spirit is uplifted" embodies the mission of Kitras Art Glass. Stephen Kitras began work as a glassblower in 1988, and in 1994 he formed Kitras Art Glass with his wife, Elke. By 2001 the company had expanded to over 40 employees and a new facility. It is Stephen's goal is to design and produce affordable glass art objects to enhance the lives of others. "I think it’s good to make beautiful things and celebrate beautiful moments," he says. "They happen every day, all around us."

Handmade Recycled
Made from
plastic, recycled glass, powder coated steel, polycrystalline silicon
Measurements
Stake: 28" H; Globe: 4" Dia.
Ingredients
Care
Clean glass and stand with a damp cloth - do not submerge in water. Can be left outside year round. To secure, hold the stake and push 4"-5" into the ground. Do not push on the glass globe.
Notes
Light lasts about 6-10 hours after full 8 hour charge.
Item ID
45887

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within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
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within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
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within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
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will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.


also by Stephen Kitras

we love these solar starry night globes

5

I have them placed beside the swimming pool and love them

Arizona

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Wonderful addition

5

We love these solar garden lights... just perfect!

Cape Cod, Mass

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Artistic solar stake

5

Very unusual and artistic

Milwaukee Wisconsin

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Beautiful yard lights

5

Very attractive lights, visually enhanced our flower garden. My wife loves them., perfect gift for anyone who likes working in their yard.

Berthoud Colorado

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Very pretty addition to our planting beds

5

These were a very pretty addition to our backyard planting beds. Love how they light up at night! Considering getting some of the clear ones for the front of the house!

Worcester, MA

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The starry night is exquisite!

5

It reflects beautifully on the side of my home! Love looking at it in the evening.

Rochester, MN

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I would not buy this product again

1

I have had this garden stake for three weeks now. Despite my efforts, assuring it is turned on and getting plenty of sun during the day to charge, it does not light up. At first, I thought it may need a few days to charge, however that was not the case. It is beautiful during the day, but disappointing at night.

Aurora, CO

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Beautiful Solar Stakes that Actually Work

5

Provides some light around the edges of my patio, and they are sturdy and very pretty, especially when the light shines through the glass. More consistent light than other solar lights I have tried. These are not bright lights, but provide a small amount of light from each one. The lights usually stay on for many hours after it gets dark, but not the entire night.

Mason (Cincinnati), OH

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Beautiful addition to my garden!

5

I so enjoyed the first evenings of the gorgeous colors! My grandchildren are thrilled!

Rochester, MN

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Stunning....

5

This product was absolutely stunning. My mother and mother-in-law were completely blown away by how beautiful and well-made this piece of art was.

McCall, ID

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Starry Night Solar Stake

4.3 30

76.7

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