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SPECIAL FENTON GIFT SHOP OFFERINGS
RS101 Fenton ''Angelo Rossi''
WOW. . .Make a splash at
with Fenton! We recently discovered several of these fabulous
Dolphins, all personally handmade by glass artisan Angelo Rossi
when he was in residence at Fenton during 2003-04. Each is made
with multi-colored frit encased in crystal, and the frit colors
will vary somewhat. These Dolphins measure about 10" to 11" long,
using a tape measure to go from the tip of the nose to the tip of
3-1/2'' Fenton Gift Shop Autumn Gold Floral Bunny $23.75
This cute "freckle faced" 3-1/2" Autumn Gold Lop-Eared Bunny has
been handpainted with a lovely floral motif. Produced as a Gift
Shop Exclusive, this is a perfect piece to introduce a young collector
to the wonder of Fenton Glass.
2" Aubergine Marigold Nappy
Marigold Nappy is sprayed with metallic salts for a vivid
iridescent effect. Carnival glass has been a Fenton hallmark since
3'' Burmese Duck with Red Rose
Original Price $50.00
Fenton is all it's
to be! Produced as a Gift Shop Exclusive, this
adorable Burmese Duck with handpainted rose design makes the
perfect addition to any Fenton animal collection!
Presents. . . A Burmese Treasure
The 2008 Burmese Treasures Collection
includes our Praying Angel which features a 22k gold halo and
handpainted floral motif designed by Kim
Our Blushing Burmese brings this
Angel to life with
a warm glow that results from pure gold in the
formula. Each Angel is handpainted and signed by the artist.
Whether you need a guardian angel or a keepsake gift for a special
friend, a Fenton Angel is the perfect choice!
5014TT 6-1/2'' Burmese Treasures Angel ($79.50)
. . from Fenton International
International, a division of Fenton Art Glass, has begun to market
Blue Odyssey glass. These giftware items should be available in
the Fall of 2008.
Blue Odyssey is made with a layer of deep blue glass which flows
over a rich purple core to create the background for individual
works of art. There are nine different vase shapes, each with a
distinctive hand cut pattern created by Fenton designer Stacy
Williams. "We have more than a century of design and color
expertise, so we decided to use that expertise to become the
premier supplier of colored glass from around the world," said
Fenton Art Glass Company President George Fenton. Each piece will bear the Fenton
International Logo (shown in photo above).
Auction August 4th
The auction will be Monday, August
4 at the First United Methodist
Church in Williamstown, West Virginia (preview at 11 a.m.,
auction starts at noon Eastern time). We'll have 250 lots of great
Fenton glass. For a list and pictures, visit:
Fantasy" . . .
Glass artisan Frank Workman
continues to awe visitors at Fenton Art Glass. To create this
dramatic "Ocean Fantasy" bowl, Frank combines opaque blue glass and black glass with crushed brown frit.
Because it is free-formed, each bowl will vary in size.
The end result does indeed remind one of the swirling waters of
the ocean. Limited to 500 pieces. For more handcrafted creations from Frank
81911Q Ocean Fantasy 11'' dia. Bowl,
Limited to 500 pieces ($375.00)
6-1/2'' Opal Satin
This heavenly handpainted Opal Satin
Praying Angel features a
scroll design, accented
with 22k gold highlights on gown and halo.
Numbered and limited to 1000 pieces.
7-3/4'' Opal Satin
This beautiful Opal Satin Snow Angel
has been handpainted with a coral coat, brown fur trim,
roses, pale yellow blushed wings and hair. Numbered and limited to
1000 pieces, this is a must for any angel collector.