Posts Tagged ‘beach glass’

10th Annual Beach Glass Festival

At the 10th Annual Beach Glass Festival, nearly 100 vendors and artisans take to the streets of the Historic Ashtabula Harbor to offer their collections of Beach Glass, jewelry, artwork, handbags, and clothing. Experience a great selection of restaurants and boutique shops along the waterfront with views of the active Bascule Lift Bridge every half…

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Beach Glass Art Class

Join beach glass collector and jewelry designer, Beth Lampe Martin, to create your own banner wrap pendant. All supplies are provided, including tools and required materials. Each class is limited to 10 students, and you must register in-person, in advance, at the Avon Lake Public Library check-out circulation desk. Share:

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Beach Glass Art Class

Join beach glass collector and jewelry designer, Beth Lampe Martin, to create your own banner wrap pendant. All supplies are provided, including tools and required materials. Each class is limited to 10 students, and you must register in-person, in advance, at the Avon Lake Public Library check-out circulation desk. Share:

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Beaches Kick Glass

Learn how to hunt for beach glass during a stroll along Lake Erie. Program is for 12 and older.  In case of inclement weather, meet in the Avon Lake Public Library Waugaman Gallery. Share:

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Beaches Kick Glass

Learn how to hunt for beach glass during a stroll along Lake Erie. Program is for 12 and older.  In case of inclement weather, meet in the Avon Lake Public Library Waugaman Gallery. Share:

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Where to find beach glass on Lake Erie

Lake Erie is a bastion of beach glass. Collecting beach glass (or sea glass, if you find it at the ocean) is meditation for thousands of beachcombers, who walk the shores hoping to find treasure: a rare pattern of sea pottery, a red sliver or purple jellybean of glass. A couple of reasons for the…

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What lake gear did you get for Christmas?

I got the Great Lakes map tote at the top of my Christmas wish list. What about you? Anglers, did you find a fishing lure in your stocking, or a new rod under the tree? Boaters, did you get a fun new tube to pull, or a handy cooler for days out on the water?…

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Transforming beach glass into heirloom jewelry

Laurie and Bud Vinch used to roam the beaches of Lakewood until the street lights came on, pocketing cool rocks and beach glass. For years, the siblings deposited their treasures in buckets and bins. And decades later, when their mom decided to sell their childhood home, the basement was stuffed with treasures. Laurie had so…

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