Sunday, December 27, 2009

Butterflies - Longing For The Summer

Just a whimsical look back at the summer memories of those bold and delicate butterflies fluttering in the warm blue skies, and reminder that the winter will soon pass. Take a look at a stunning and colorful array of butterfly themed glass pieces from CGGE members.

Cosmetic/Lipstick Mirror by DesertRoseArtGlass

Pink Yellow Stained Glass Butterfly Suncatcher by creationsinglass

My Smiley Butterfly - Handmade Lampwork Bead by DorsetHillBeads

Blue-Sky Butterfly Necklace by etherealgirls

Little Fused Glass Dish - Blue Butterfly and Flower by FirstLightGlass

Butterflies Are Free Pate de Verre Fused Glass Necklace by geltdesigns

Four Little Butterflies Fused Glass Pendant by glasshousejewelry

Butterfly Garden Mirror Frame by glassmagic

Handmade Royal Blue Stained Glass Butterfly by glassnwood

Dark Purple and Green Stained Glass Butterfly by GlassPizazz

Blue Butterfly Fused Dichroic Glass Pendant by GloriaLynnGlass

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Home Decor

Glass can take many forms and it is a wonderful way to decorate your home. Whether you give it as a gift or buy it as a gift for yourself when the holidays are behind us, the following selections will help with the shopping!











Sunday, December 13, 2009

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide

Whether you open them first or last, the stocking is the place for unexpected treasures and fun surprises. Below are some special treats that will delight family and friends this year for those of you looking for that one of a kind special gift.

SimplyLampwork's Hand flamed organic style focal bead. With a Peace sign on each side of the bead. So original!

ThreeStix Tree of Life Pendant is a wonderful gift for anyone!

GirlFriday1962 has this
Ivory Triton Dots Glass Lmapwork Bead-includes the metallic glass Triton in it's design.

StudioFour25 has this delightful bag hanger to keep your handbag safe and secure.

GlassPizzaz has this whimsical Christmas Tree with Hat in Stained Glass on a Brass Stake.

GlassBeads's "Mannikin" style lampwork glass red focal bead or pendant will surely get attention!

GrapeIslandGlass's Three Colorful Fused Glass Petite Stars Perfect for a window or even a gift tag!

DesertRoseArtGlass's Present Ornament will look great on a Christmas tree or as decoration on that special gift.

CalyxAnn has this beautiful soldered pendant done in the style of Louis Tiffany.

Kerichrystian has this pretty fused glass pendant with a transparent pumpkin orange/red base

Quotentials has this original Peace on Earth Dichroic Fused Glass Cross

Yija123's wonderfully unique Country Flowers Gold Series Fused Glass Pendant.

SmokeyLady54's Two lampwork beads-Perfect to put on your purse or use as a zipper pull.

Shasglasscrafts Glass Mosaic Paperweight or Tray is so pretty and unique!

GlassHouseJewelry has this beautiful Red Shimmering Fused Dichroic Glass Cross Pendant.

DichroicDazzle has these sweet Little Star Fused Glass Earrings with sterling silver post and scrolls.

GigisDesigns one of a kind multi-colored fused glass pendant will be a fun surprise.

There are many wonderful stocking stuffers to choose from in the CGGE Gift Guide. Just click on the Shop CGGE button at the top of this page.

Happy Holidays to you all!

Monday, December 7, 2009

Holiday Ornaments Gift Guide

Whether you celebrate a holiday or just enjoy the winter season, no house is complete without a sparkling decoration. These lovely ornaments from the talented CGGE are perfect for brightening up a Christmas tree, a kitchen window, or even a gray cubicle wall. Since you don't have to worry about fit, they make great gifts for loved ones and coworkers alike. Happy shopping!

Charlie Penguin Ornament by nivenglassoriginals

There are many more cute ornaments in this shop, so make sure you check it out!

Shades of Blue Mosaic Ornament by Artdefleur

I've never seen a mosaic ornament before, but this one is gorgeous!

Funky Glass Fish by Glassprimitif

These are not so traditional, but so much fun!

Bevel Snowflake by DesertRoseArtGlass

The bevels in this ornament will reflect the light beautifully.

Christmas Stained Glass Window Nativity by creationsinglass

This is a lovely traditional manger scene. (My grandma collects them; she would love this!)

Poly Polar Bear Enjoys Skating by GlassPizzazz

Who could resist this fun, ice skating polar bear?

Fused Glass Snowflake Ornament by artglassfusion

This snowflake ornament was hand painted. What skill!

There are many more beautiful ornaments in the CGGE gift guides. Just click on the SHOP CGGE button at the top of this page!