Posts Tagged ‘jewelry’

The Arts on Bridge Street

Browse local and regional artists along the Historic Ashtabula Harbor during the free, two-day Arts on Bridge Street Festival. Artists will display jewelry, beach glass, pottery, woodworking and photography, among other wares. You can also see live demos and take part in hands-on projects. Saturday, Aug. 25: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26: 11 a.m.-3…

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What jewelry should you wear to the beach? Romance the Lake

Can you wear your good jewelry to the beach? Absolutely! The freshwater of Lake Erie poses no issues for fine metals like gold and silver, or to hard gemstones like diamonds, rubies or sapphires, said Tammy Oreskovic-Geraci of Peter & Co. Jewelers. But you’ve gotta watch out for sunscreen and sand. “That sand is everywhere,…

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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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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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