My newest hobby!  A new twist to once old loved vintage glass.  Old memories, again new to be displayed and loved, and admired once again.  Bringing forth the past, out of the cupboards to be displayed amongst the beauty of today.  A remembrance and dedication to my very own past, my grandparents!!!

My newest hobby! A new twist to once old loved vintage glass. Old memories, again new to be displayed and loved, and admired once again. Bringing forth the past, out of the cupboards to be displayed amongst the beauty of today. A remembrance and dedic

Nothing beats day dreaming about spring when it is ZERO degrees outside! So here is a fun project to start planning for - THE PERFECT FLO...

Nothing beats day dreaming about spring when it is ZERO degrees outside! So here is a fun project to start planning for - THE PERFECT FLO.

This exquisite vintage glass plate flower is simply striking! It is made only of high quality collectable vintage glass. It has not been painted. It is approx. 9 inches in width. It has been created to be staked outdoors in the garden. It can also be enjoyed indoors, sitting on a plate stand near a sunny window. I have used three pieces of glass in this piece. In the rear of the flower, I have included a Federal Glass yellow plate, It is vintage from the 1960s. The bowl in the center is a…

This exquisite vintage glass plate flower is simply striking! It is made only of high quality collectable vintage glass. It has not been painted. It is approx. 9 inches in width. It has been created to be staked outdoors in the garden. It can also be enjoyed indoors, sitting on a plate stand near a sunny window. I have used three pieces of glass in this piece. In the rear of the flower, I have included a Federal Glass yellow plate, It is vintage from the 1960s. The bowl in the center is a…

…………….. Glass Flowers by Washington Artist MIKE URBAN

Glass Flowers by Washington Artist MIKE URBAN! - You can make similar pieces using inexpensive glassware from dollar stores!

Whimsical Repurposed Owl by ShabbyKnacks on Etsy

Whimsical Repurposed Owl Garden art from vintage glass dishes by ShabbyKnacks on Etsy

Incredible glass flowers designed and constructed using antique glass (vases, cups, saucers) by Mike Urban

Incredible glass flowers designed and constructed using antique glass (vases, cups, saucers) by Mike Urban (very talented friends I knew fr.

Pebble art and sea glass flower pot artwork by sharon by PebbleArt

Pebble art and sea glass flower pot artwork by sharon by PebbleArt Mais

5 ways to attach the stem to glass plate flowers

…Plus 5 ways to attach them to the ‘stems!’ Our Flea Market Gardening experts show how to make dish flowers, how to attach the ‘stems’ and how to put on the finishing touches!

Next step was to drill the holes...we had decided to use drawer pulls for the centers, so we drilled our holes the appropriate size to fit their screws....We did break a few glass dishes so practice with a spare.  :)  What we learned was to make a "guide" hole with a smaller drill bit and then re-drill with the larger one. ...Also there is a fine line between to much pressure and not enough.  Oh yes a little water in the bottom of the dish also helps!

The more permanent, but labor and equipment intensive method to make glass flowers (drilling). Spittin Toad: Garden Art from Up-cycled Dishes

Forged steel and blown glass Abstract Garden sculpture by artist Jenny Pickford titled: 'Unfurl (Outsize Steel and Glass Flower Plant Sculptures)'

Forged steel and blown glass Garden Or Yard / Outside and Outdoor sculpture by sculptor Jenny Pickford titled: 'Unfurl (Outsize Steel and Glass Flower Plant garden/yard statue/sculpture)'

Glass flower by WA artist/ beautiful. Maybe I could use this for some DIY Inspiration? More

Glass flower by WA artist/ beautiful. Maybe I could use this for some DIY Inspiration?

Forged steel and blown glass Garden Or Yard / Outside and Outdoor sculpture by artist Jenny Pickford titled: 'Unfurl (Outsize Steel and Glass Flower Plant garden/yard statue/sculpture)'

Forged steel and blown glass Garden Or Yard / Outside and Outdoor sculpture by sculptor Jenny Pickford titled: 'Unfurl (Outsize Steel and Glass Flower Plant garden/yard statue/sculpture)' - Artwork View 4

Glass Daffodils.Stained glass flowers.Tiffany bouquet.Gift for mam

Glass Daffodils Stained glass flowers bouquet Garden by MyVitraz

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