IN THIS ISSUE:
FENTON GIFT SHOP
10-3/4'' Fenton Gift Shop Aubergine Handpainted Pitcher
- The soft touch of Aubergine Velvet frames the dramatic rendition
of drowsy Bluebells. The rich depth and shading of the design is
created by multiple layers of paint and is complemented by the
elegantly arched French curl handle.
8'' Silver Crest Handpainted
Heart Bon Bon Dish
Silver crest has
always been popular and this piece is a must for collectors! This
8" Milk Glass Bon Bon Dish with a crystal crest and handle has
been handpainted with a lovely pink rose motif. Produced as a Gift
Shop Exclusive, it bears the FGS 2006 Exclusive Logo on the
10'' Fern Green Opaline Vase
with Irises $75.00,
- A lush bouquet of irises, hand-painted with remarkable shading,
combines with the glossy translucence of blown glass... created by
5-1/2'' Aubergine Satin
Rose Bowl, $33.75,
- Deep rich Aubergine Satin strikes an elegant note in this lovely
rose bowl. This versatile piece has so many uses, so insert a tea
light to create a mood, fill with potpourri or candy.
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Items featured this week...
Presents. . . The Birthstone Bears Return!
Fenton Birthstone Bears, a long-time
collector favorite, are back in
the Fenton line! The perfect "sentiment" gift for someone special
and a highly collectible figurine!
Crystal, these handcrafted figurines
are adorned with
a birthstone colored crystal heart and a special
"personality" tag for each calendar month.
They debuted in June 1987 as part
our regular product line.
The development process took a long time
as we pondered various astrological and zodiac ideas before
settling on these unique birthday gift figurines. They have
In 1988 the Birthstone Bears were
introduced on QVC as part of their Collector's Corner show.
They proved to be a success as they "just flew out the door" during the
broadcast and were quickly reordered. The success of this show led
to QVC requesting more products from Fenton. Our relationship with
QVC continues today with George Fenton appearing as co-host on the
upcoming May 21 show. Click on each bear figurine image for
to view more items for 2009.
Internet Special: Fenton Glass
Especially for QVC
QVC and Fenton fans, be sure to watch our QVC Show scheduled to
broadcast on May 21. If you've purchased Fenton items from QVC in
the past or want to learn more about Fenton pieces sold on QVC, we
have an excellent reference book for you!
Fenton Glass Especially for QVC illustrates items sold
on QVC from 1988 through August 2002. More than 1,350 items are
shown in this 176-page book which has 96 pages in color.
Originally $36.95, buy it now for
$24.95 postage paid. Click image to place your order.
Fenton Family Members at 2009 Signing Events
A member of the
Fenton family will personally sign your Signing Event Exclusive and
other purchases during our Spring 2009 Fenton Family Signing Events. Don't
miss our events on May 1-3 with Lynn Fenton Erb in New York
and Mike Fenton in Oklahoma and Texas! For details and info on the Family Signing Event Exclusive,
Candle Plates from Fenton International
Our Optics grouping from Fenton International is truly artistic
handmade glass. Very few glass manufacturers in the world can make
this special glass that becomes white only in areas where it has been
cooled and reheated. The functional pieces feature retro designs
perfect for younger consumers and those seeking an art glass look at
a reasonable price. Our candle plates feature intense jewel tones of
green and violet that are layered with opalescent glass to form the
subtle white to whispy patterns. Jazz them up even more with marbles
and candles (not included) as shown above. The Fenton
International logo is hot stamped into the bottom of each piece. Click
on each image for details. For more Optics vases, bowls and candle
votives from Fenton International,
5-3/4'' Indigo Blue Footed Leaf Bowl
One Week Only! Original price $49.50, NOW $39.50
This Indigo Blue Stretch Footed Leaf
Bowl with a beautiful center butterfly design will be a perfect
addition to any collection. "Stretch" glass, first made in 1917,
has always been popular with collectors. The effect is simply
breathtaking due to the striations created as it catches the light
7-1/4'' Azure Blue Tobacco Jar
One Week Only!
Original price $104.50, NOW $95.00
Based on an original Northwood
(ca. 1910), the Fenton Grape and Cable tobacco jar is one of the
"most collectible" items we've made over the past four decades.
These make a great collection, but just
one is a good conversation piece. Our latest version
- in luscious Azure Blue - is certainly a beauty,
and this color really makes those grapes sparkle!