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Orient & Flume Artists And Glass Makers

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Orient & Flume Artists And Glass Makers

Artists at the Orient & Flume Studio work individually or in collaboration to design glass. Drawn from nature, most Orient & Flume designs echo a common theme. Representation of the creative freedom to develop their own unique style. Featured Image represents a Peach with Brown Stem & Green Leaf signed and dated by Artist with Original Label.  Artists of Orient & Flume:  Bruce Sillars a prolific designer considered by other glass blowers to be a true master in glass technique. Grew up in Los Angeles suburbs, worked in ceramics. Later became a technician in the ceramic studio in college. Artist...

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Novelties

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Novelties

A Collector's Guide  Novelty Constantly was an overworked phrase in 19th century advertising, to suggest designers of all kinds, and technicians working overtime to supply factories with new ideas. Once pressed glass ceased to be a novelty in its own right so does other objects. the situation was a necessity and having created a consumer markets for objects. making purely practical items and objects. hats, paperweights, hands, shoes, slippers and boots, as well as revamped small nick knack shapes in short runs. unusual colors, and fancy effects. Late Victorian world, to delight the collector and puzzle the historian. 

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