Antique Glassware
Sea Glass: Rare and Wonderful
Sea Glass
Rare and Wonderful
Hardcover      ISBN: 1608936538

Almost every shoreline offers up worlds of adventure, archaeology, science, and the arts in the form of sea glass and ceramic shards. These discarded remains pull beachcombers into a world of startling revelation; a world of history founded on documented research and broadened by the imagination. Recognized expert on sea glass, C.S. Lambert guides readers through her personal collection, revealing the fascinating true stories of each piece's origin. Lambert shares the story behind the design ofvintage bottles, the hidden purpose of mysterious pieces of sea glass, and the history of china patterns and ceramic dolls. She also shares some of the rarest specimens of sea glass, for some of which there are only one or two pieces known to be in existence. It's a treat for sea glass aficionados everywhere.

Sea Glass Crafts: Find, Collect, & Craft More Than 20 Projects Using the Ocean's Treasures
Sea Glass Crafts
Find, Collect, & Craft More Than 20 Projects Using the Ocean's Treasures
Hardcover      ISBN: 1631582550
Sea Glass Crafts includes twenty step-by-step projects for you to create beautiful works with your collection of sea glass. Accompanying each project are beautiful full-color photographs which visually aid readers in the instructions as well as display the finished product.

Sea glass is the beautiful result of broken glass being naturally polished and smoothed by the ocean's currents for extended periods of time. These beautiful jewels become weathered and frosted from abrasion and erosion in salt water, giving them a distinctly beautiful, jewel-like appearance that is perfect for all sorts of crafting

From jewelry to other lavish lifestyle crafts, this book will give skills needed to learn the art of creating beautiful homemade pieces:
  • Basic Flowers
  • Sea Glass Shadow Box
  • Gel Candle with Sea Glass
  • Terra Cotta Pot Candle Holder
  • Memory Locket
  • Bird Bath Bedside Table
  • Sea Glass Win Stoppers
  • Sea Glass earrings
  • Napkin Rings
  • Sea Glass Wreath Picture
  • Snowman Ornament
  • And more

Sea glass can be purchased in bulk online, but it is way more fun to collect on your own. On your next trip to the beach, when you find yourself swimming in these treasures, be sure to utilize the lessons in this book to create something truly homemade, unique, and beautiful. It's a perfect activity for anyone interested in jewelry-making or crafting, or for someone looking to learn a new hobby.
The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook
The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook
Hardcover      ISBN: 0892729104

The perfect guide for both seasoned and novice seaglunkers, The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook reveals how to locate the best beaches and predict optimum conditions; understand coastal access laws; determine the personal and professional value of sea glass' and identify the source of individual fragments. Sea glass connects civilization and nature, often in surprising ways. This guide investigates how tiny bits of glass and ceramic have engaged generations of avid collectors throughout the world.

A Sea Glass Journey
A Sea Glass Journey
Hardcover      ISBN: 1771083123

Sea glass, beach glass, sand glass, mermaids' tears, emeralds from the deep...known by many names and coveted by beachcombers, these ocean treasures are much more than they seem. In A Sea Glass Journey, sea glass jeweller and collector Teri Hall, of PEI's Fire and Water Creations, tells the incredible story of these jewels of the sea. Accented with stunning photographs of sea glass and its sources, this beautiful book illustrates the transformative process these gems undergo in the belly of the ocean. You'll also find simple projects for getting creative with sea glass at home, tips for hunting for and evaluating sea glass, a collector's handbook of shapes and colours, and inspirational anecdotes from Teri and her fellow collectors. There's no need to wait for low tide to begin your sea glass journey.

Treasury of American Bottles
Treasury of American Bottles
by Ketchum
Paperback      ISBN: 0891040285
Venini Glass: Catalogue 1921-2007
Venini Glass
Catalogue 1921-2007
Hardcover      ISBN: 8842215244

The catalogue raisonne of Venini, the great Venetian glass works.

Warman's Depression Glass Handbook: Identification, Values, Pattern Guide
Warman's Depression Glass Handbook
Identification, Values, Pattern Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 1440248133
A Touch of Glass

Warman's Depression Glass Handbook is an easy-to-use reference featuring a one-of-a-kind thumbnail pattern guide for quick identification and discovery of this popular and delightful glass. Featuring 170 Depression glass patterns, detailed pattern drawings, values, a shape guide and glorious color pictures throughout, the handbook is the most extensive portable guide on the market.

Depression glass has been a longstanding favorite of collectors and is experiencing a renaissance among those looking to add a splash of style to their home entertaining. Ideal for both new and established fans alike, Warman's Depression Glass Handbook is the perfect guide for enjoying and exploring the timeless beauty of this marvelous glass.