Fused Bottle Glass Christmas Tree Ornaments
These upcycled Fused Bottle Glass Christmas Tree Ornaments make the perfect addition to your tree.
Also makes a lovely sun catcher.
Upcycle used bottles into something much better. Recycled glass is flattened, cut, shaped, and fused into whimsical ornaments and this ornament/sun catcher, a unique and novel treasure sure to delight anyone.
Each ornament is made from wine bottle glass that is cut and fused into a classic Christmas tree shape.
Makes a wonderful gift for bridal showers, house warming, hostess present or any occasion for a favorite friend.
How it's made:
1. Get the Bottles: The maker collects used bottles from a local wine bar, wine festivals and friends.
2. Clean the Bottles: The bottles are thoroughly cleaned and any labels or other decorative items are removed so they don't interfere in the melting process.
3. Flatten the Bottles: The bottles are baked in a kiln at a temperature of over 1400 degrees and flattens under its own weight, while retaining its basic original shape.
Due to the nature of each item being individually handmade, variations will occur from those pictured. Each one is unique and beautiful.
Size: Height: 3", Width 2 3/4". Sizes are approximate.
Made in: Kenna, WV
Lead time: 1 to 3 days
About the Manufacturer
Wine Bottle Art
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Wine Bottle Art's founder makes her wonderful upcycled art in her basement studio in Kenna, West Virginia. Originally a stained glass artist, she began experimenting with the use of glass that would otherwise be recycled, or worse, thrown away. Today she applies the techniques she learned to turn wine bottles and other types of bottles into unique and beautiful glass art.