A Mermaids Musings
Tricia Hall - Prince Frederick, MD
A Mermaids Musings incorporates sea glass and found beach treasures from the shores of the Chesapeake Bay in their silversmith creations while accentuating the metal and sea glass with semi-precious gemstones and fresh water pearls.
Lori Lambert - Capistrano Beach, CA
Jewelry Designer Lori Lambert has been a treasure hunter all her life. The discovery of sea glass along the California coastline led ADORNAMENT in a passionate new direction. Lori loves the thrill of the hunt and the discovery of every precious gem. She handcrafts each unique piece of jewelry with great attention to detail, incorporating pure sea glass, beach pebbles, fine and sterling silver, pearls and gems.
Amy Cox Myrtle Beach, SC
Amy creates fun and functional coastal pottery, hand built from a brown stoneware and glazed in food safe coastal colors. Items include ornaments, serving ware and gifts.
All About Sea Glass
Paula Fedele Centerville, MA
All About Sea Glass creations started with childhood collections of sea glass and a desire to be creative. Travels to beaches from coast to coast & Europe provided a supply of endless sea glass that is created into beautiful jewelry and home décor items.
All Washed Up Driftwood Designs
Mark Leffingwell - Erie, PA
Have you ever walked along the beach and came across a piece of unique driftwood? Mark has, and began collecting them. After accumulating a mound of it, he said, "now what" did a little research, and that's how his business All Washed Up came to be.
Allen Stoneware Gallery
Vickie Shea - Erie, PA
Pottery inspired by Presque Ilse State Park -glazes in the colors of water & beach with accents of butterflies,turtles & frogs, infused with beach glass. Functionality for the home in limited editions, studio potter, retail businessman, instructor for 40 years
American Cruising Sales
Kim Yamma and Rosemary Briggs
Vela Bags are unique handbags, totes and gifts made with care from recycled sailcloth at American Cruising Sails. Kim and Rosemary are happy to bring you these one of a kind pieces made on the south shore of Lake Erie in Erie, Pa.
Bev O'Reilly - Kingsville, OH
Bev O'Reilly grew up in Pittsburgh, PA and graduated from Edinboro Univ. with a BFA. She has always had a passion for drawing. Earlier she worked in advertising. This forced a strong black and white palette and love of abstract design. Artful Alphabet evolved from this. Today she works in her studio in Kingsville, OH.
Artisan Sea Glass
Amy Schmitt Port Angeles, WA
As an avid beachcomber and sea glass collector for 10 plus years, Amy takes both her love of the ocean’s beauty and her passion for making sea glass jewelry to create truly unique pieces of wearable art.
Lena Logvina - Erie, PA
Artlore Studio is a multi purpose, creative space in Erie, Pennsylvania run by Artist/Designer Lena Logvina. The space hosts Art Parties, Art Camps, Gallery Nights, Birthday Parties, Weekly Workshops, Live Music, Clinics, Guest Artists & More.
Lorie and Troy Dalrymple – Ashtabula, OH
Beaches has been handcrafting their beach glass jewelry since 2004. Using metal techniques with sterling silver and beach glass found and collected from the shores of Lake Erie.
Beach Bum Glass
Rebecca Ruger Wightman - Hamburg NY
Lake Erie beach glass, as framed art. Found just south of Buffalo, NY and along the shores of LakeErie, we offer something really different with beach glass, framed art, home décor and accessories.
Beach Glass Gone Wild
Kelly Chess - N. Versailles, PA
Initially a self-taught jewelry designer with a great desire to learn Kelly furthered her education at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts' Metalsmithing program. She enjoys creating designs that remind her customers of a memorable vacation or some magical moment they spent on a beach.
Beach Glass Jewelry
Renee Ascher Ellis - Sheboygan, WI
Simple designs equal beautiful jewelry at affordable prices. Renee specializes in creating rings, bracelets and pendants using authentic beach glass found in and around Lake Michigan.
Becky's Beach Glass Designs
Becky Fox - Fairview, PA
Becky is a self-taught jewelry design artist who discovered her passion for beach/sea glass around 2009. She successfully launched her sea glass jewelry business in 2010 with a Facebook page and online shop. She currently resides in Fairview, PA with her husband Brad and two sons.
Black Dog Design
Cindy Mullen - East Tawas, MI
Cindy is an avid sailor who has traveled the Carribean and the Bahamas. The natural beauty of this area has influenced here jewelry making and is expressed in her love of using what is natural in her pieces.
Brian Payne Studio
Brian Payne - Girard, PA
Brian creates his art with bold color, impressionistic backgrounds, and a love of nature employing a variety of water based media and surfaces. Over 30 years honing his skills, Brian creates visually stunning pieces inviting the viewer into his world. Commissioned work also welcomed.
Buckeye Chocolate Company
John Formanski - Middlefield, OH
A family owned and operated business, Buckeye Chocolates offers the finest choclate and fudge selection. Made fresh from scratch daily in their factory in Middlefield, Ohio. Also their wine slushie mix for the PERFECT beachside slushie drink.
Candle Box Company
Leah Show - Erie, PA
In 2015, Leah took her hobby of candle making to the next level by turning it into a full time business and introducing Candle Box Company. Every candle is handmade in reusable glasses with all natural soy wax, cotton wicks and are dye-free. Leah is a graduate of West Virginia University and is now a resident of Erie, PA where she works and produces her candles out of her home studio. You can find Leah's candles in over 15 stores through the tri-state area.
Damian Skal - Chicora, PA
Damian is a Chainsaw wood sculptor from Butler, PA. His work includes a variety of indigenous animals to the area sculpted from a variety of wood such as Oak, cherry, and white pine. He also likes working with Lake Erie driftwood and learning to sculpt the human form and anatomy.
Sherri Herman - Wattsburg, PA
Sherri is a registered nurse by trade but has always indulged her passionate artistic side. She has collected rare and unique beach glass to create elegant sea glass set in argentium and fine silver.
Dottie Gilbo – Fairview, PA
Dottie hand creates fine silver jewelry using precious metal clay and beautiful beach and sea glass from places she has visited like St Maarten, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and California. She grew up in Erie, Pa. and has been collecting beach glass since she was a child when she lived three blocks from the lake.
Etched by the Sea
Kirsti Scott - Aptos, CA
A graphic designer by trade and an avid sea glass collector, Kirsti's designs combine her loves of sea glass, graphic design, and typography.
For the Love of Sea Glass
Guy Fleming - Rumson, NJ
Guy Cash Fleming is the author and photographer of For the Love of Sea Glass, a full-color adult storybook about self-discovery while combing the beach. Fleming is also a musician, wood-worker, and a talented jeweler, who combs New Jersey beaches daily, camera in hand, in search of colorful and rare treasures.
Jewelry, wreaths and accessories made by Julie O’Brien use local beach finds from Maryland. Beach glass, pottery, shells or smooth rocks are made into luxury wearable art. Julie creates these enhancing the original inspiration piece with sterling silver or 14K gold filled metals, semi-precious beads, crystals, and cultured pearls. Non-jewelry creations include beach glass or shell wreaths.
Fullmoon Studio Clayworks
Fumihiko Mochizuki Corry, PA
Fumihiko has worked in clay for over 30 years and creates beautiful reduction high fired stoneware with multiple colors, finished in a gas kiln.
Kevin Selkregg - Dewittville, NY
Kevin is a geologist currently working as a materials scientist for a ceramic materials company. With a Masters degree in geology Kevin has been adapting his love for geology by working with glacially deposited rocks from the beaches of the Great Lakes.
Matt Griffith - Erie, PA
Matt Griffith is an Erie native. He served four years in the United States Army. Matt graduated from Edinboro University in 2014. He is recently married and works for the Erie Fire Department. Matt discovered woodworking to pass time, though this discovery has evolved into a passion in just a few years. His products range from boxes, to decorative wood pieces, to cutting boards.
Ruth Gibbs - Mentor, OH
Hadassah Henna offers body art with 100% pure, unadulterated henna paste. We have studied under professional, ICNHA certified natural henna artists for the past 3 years.
Heart to Heart Design
Kyle Kochiss - Brewster, MA
Kyle is committed to using natural, recycled and repurposed materials in her work. All of the heart shaped stones and sea glass are found in their natural state and not altered in any way. Nature does the work!
Indescribable Kettle Corn
Randy Barnes - Pierpont, OH
A Taste Describes it All!
Jill Rouke Handwovens
Jill Rouke - Erie, PA
Jill specializes in finely woven wearable art, including scarves for men and women, and tapestry bracelets. She hand paints the warp fibers for some of her pieces before she weaves them.
Brenda Kirik's handmade home decor is unlike any other! Brenda has been creating since childhood, with whatever materials she could find. Now that her career as an art educator is done, she can return to the "joy" of creating full-time. Her current journey involves mosaics and hand printed textiles on new and repurposed frames.
Jane Waxenfelter - Grove City, PA
Jane Waxenfelter, JPW Pottery, has a home based studio where she has the joy of creating beautiful as well as functional pottery. She strives to make each piece unique. A word she hears often from customers is that her work has a very organic look.
Julie Anderson Design
Julie Anderson - Louisville, KY
Julie is a self taught silversmith that creates ocean inspired sea glass jewelry. Classic designs to beachy boho pieces all handmade in the Kentucky studio.
Sandra Amoia - Williamsville, NY
Sandy has been collecting beach glass for over 20 years. This hobby has merged with her passion for making jewelry. She is inspired to combine forms created by nature with artistic designs and techniques, producing pieces, that are award winning & unique.
Lake Gems Beach Glass
Marilyn Boyles - Meadville, PA
Marilyn spends hours walking the beaches of Lake Erie collecting the highest quality beach glass. Her unique handcrafted creations have recently expanded into soldered bezel jewelry and painting coastal scenes on beach glass as well as on canvas and incorporating her beach glass within.
Lake Michigan Beach Glass
Doug and Adelle Falan - Manistee, MI
Doug is fortunate to live on beautiful Lake Michigan and has been collecting Mother Nature's treasures for the past 9 years. He incorporates his findings into many different art forms and has enjoyed sharing his work in Northern Michigan art fairs.
Leslie Samuels Works
Leslie Samuels - Lake Toxaway, NC
All of Leslie’s work are made from recycled/upcycled materials. She uses marble, granite, travertine, slate, and semi-precious stone to create mosaic flower pots. They will look splendid forever (even if your thumb is not particularly green). She also makes jewelry using sea glass, recycled glass, and other odd and forgotten natural materials.
Lynne Lovely - Wakefield, RI
Lynne is a traditional stained glass artisan working in the age old Tiffany style. Her signature creations up cycle stained glass and rocky Rhode Island glass.
Made by Meg
Meg Carter - Myrtle Beach, SC
Meg specializes in sea glass and diamond engagement rings for customers across the globe. Meg also has a diverse portfolio of sea glass jewelry that everyone can appreciate. The Carter Sea Glass Color and Rarity Guide created by Meg, is a useful tool for collectors and work of art.
Marcia Hatton Fine Art
Marcia Hatton - Erie, Pennsylvania
Most recognized for her colorful, atmospheric paintings, Marcia Hatton of Erie, will be exhibiting many new original works on canvas and in print of seascapes, landscapes and unique abstracts. Marcia will also introduce her new product, “Lake Erie Chocolate Stones – Erie's Only Edible Beach Glass!”. A delicious candy coated chocolate resembling beach stones from the shores of Lake Erie! The charming packages are labeled in the artist's painting of Erie's North Pier Lighthouse.
Caelin McDaniel - Erie, PA
As a ceramic artist Caelin draws inspiration from her nomadic past growing up in a military family as well as from her love of nature. Her current body of work explores the patterns and repetitions of plant life found in Pennsylvania.
Terry King - Perry, OH
Artist Terri King of Perry, OH creates coastal art pieces from driftwood and beach glass she harvests on the shores of Lake Erie, as well as sea shells she gathers along U.S. coastlines. Her unique artwork includes wall hangings, center pieces, shadow boxes and sea shell nativities.
North Coast Beachcombers
Dan Carr - Willoughby, OH
Medical retired micro machinest/toolmaker filling life's voids with the passions to make things that make others happy. Once Upon My Shore Emily Mobilia Erie, PA Emily along with her children spend countless hours together on the lakeshore hunting for unique pieces of driftwood to create one-of-a-kind sun catchers.
Kenia Ciraulo - Dunkirk, NY
Originally from Mexico City Kenia Has been handcrafting jewelry for over 14 years. Living now in Western New York she designs and creates beautiful pieces made of a blend of hand-forged metals, mixed media, natural elements and passion.
Pastries by Andrea
Andrea Reiser - Mercer PA
Pastries by Andrea started in 2009 as a family business. She uses family recipes passed down through generations and use them to help create memories or rekindle old ones for her customers.
Paws in the Sand Pet Treats
Christine Galket - Warrendale, PA
Christine Combines her love of animals with her love of the beach and being in the kitchen. Her treats contain only a select assortment of natural ingredients all wrapped up in festive packages.
Peterman Prints and Photography
Scott Peterman - Harborcreek, PA
Scott Peterman is a landscape photographer with a variety of local prints, prints throughout the United States, and Australia. He displays his photography using a unique method on specially coated aluminum sheets and a metallic, metal-like surface photo paper. Both mediums give the finished products a 3 dimensional look. Scott is a native of Harborcreek, PA, graduated from Penn State, and now teches 6th grade science and math at the Iroquois elementary school.
Pine Springs Pottery
Marie Lewis - New Bethlehem, PA
After 20+ years of keeping her hands in clay as a hobby, Marie Lewis took a leap of faith, making Pine Springs Pottery full time.
Janice Fatica - Erie, PA
Janice has dedicated five years to perfecting her formulas to produce a superior line of body care products that not only clean but nourish the skin. She miticulously chooses only the finest ingredients to insure that only the best ,natural not chemical, products touch your skin. Janice believes you deserve "the total package" that's why Pink Cottage delivers a product that's not only amazing for you but also beautiful to look at look at.
Jennifer Reed & Terri Reed - Erie, PA
Degreed metal smiths, these two sisters have created a stunning line of handcrafted, one-of-a-kind sea glass jewelry. They fabricate in precious metals, gemstones and genuine sea glass. Jennifer and Terri are respected for their high standards of quality craftsmanship in both classic and funky original jewelry designs.
Mickey and Joe Brooder - Erie, PA
Romantique-Boutique specializes in re-claimed goods, including furniture, art signs, architectural salvage, primitives, industrial, home decor items, jewelry, vintage lighting, farm tables and salvaged treasures. Their store offers 2000 sq ft. of inspiring vignettes and displays of the latest vintage trends.
Sea Found Studio
Luke Hartmann - Sedgwick, ME
Luke specializes in authentic sea glass jewelry. Each piece is individually designed with fine silver, 18Kgold and genuine sea glass, collected by Luke. Sea Found Studios strives to create simple, elegant jewelry that showcases fine metal craft and eye catching beauty.
Sea Glass Heart Art
Stephanie Swain - Madison, OH
Creator of sea glass mosaics, whimsical cards, pictures and ornaments. Stephainie’s creations are made of unaltered natural sea glass. Each mosaic, card, picture and ornament is a one of a kind creation just as each piece of sea glass is one of a kind creation. Please visit her website to view her creations.
Sea Glass Publishing
Richard LaMotte - Chestertown, MD
Author Richard LaMotte has been at the forefront of sea-glass research since presenting his first lecture on the topic back in 2002. His book, Pure Sea Glass, Discovering Nature’s Vanishing Gems, is a master reference on sea glass for North American collectors, earning first place in nonfiction from the Writer’s Digest 13th Annual International Self-Published Book Awards. He recently published The Lure of Sea Glass, Our Connection to Nature's Gems and is currently lecturing on this sequel as well.
The Sea Glass Searcher's Club
Cindy Bilbao - Mohnton, PA
Cindy Bilbao is author of two sea glass books and creator of the Sea Glass Searcher's Club. She has combined her love of photographing beach treasures with her artistic talents to create sea glass inspired art. Her most popular item is her unique "Tide Washed" tee shirts. She also offers hand-painted signs, photography, beachcombing bags and her books titled: Sea Glass Treasures From The Tide and The Official Sea Glass Searcher's Guide. She will autograph her books for you upon purchase.
Sea Goddess Treasures
Fran & Peter Mueller - Media, PA
A lifetime artist and a graphic designer by trade, Fran Mueller is skilled at creating color combinations and loves working with sea glass and Shiva shells. Her signature pieces are wire crochet necklaces. Her husband Peter, more detail oriented, creates steampunk pieces utilizing watch parts and sea glass.
Seaside Beach Glass
Michelle Szatkowski and Gladys Marion - Rochester, New York and Nova Scotia, Canada
Michelle and Gladys collect genuine sea glass and other coastal treasure from the Atlantic shores of Nova Scotia. They sell to artisans, collectors and lovers of the sea. They also combine their love of photography with their passion for sea glass to create images that illustrate its beauty.
Signe Lawson - Livonia, Michigan
Original designs handcrafted wearable art by Signe Lawson using authentic sea glass from around the world. Sig's techniques include soldering, forging, hand polishing, nontraditional wire wrapping and specializing in no back bezel setting to let the beauty of the glass shine through.
Tris Mihalik - Madison, OH
Tris Mihalik is the owner of small home-based business (Shorely Nautical) in Madison, OH. She makes beautiful high quality nautical embroidered pillow covers, embroidered wine totes, a variety of driftwood art and rope knot bracelets. She started her business by selling her products at craft shows and online through her Etsy and Ebay stores. Recently she has expanded her business and is selling her art to yacht clubs across the US.
Spirit of the Sea
Dianne McLaughlin - Downingtown, PA
After collecting for 32 years, Dianne is best known for her extreme wire wrapping techniques which have been showcased in numerous publications. Featured in Fire Mountain ads, she also won first place in Beadwork Magazine Jewelry Contest.
Shaina Michael - Waterford, PA
Shaina is a crafter, jeweler, artist and performer based in the Erie area. Her custom works include jewelry, beach glass, healing stone, organite and more in a variety of styles from hemp to sterling silver and wall hangings.
Susan Fitzpatrick - Newport, RI
Suegray impresses wax seals from her treasured antique wax seal collection, dating as far back as the 14th century, into pure silver to create unique, symbolic and meaningful wax seal jewelry... impressed with history!
Suncoast Sea Glass Jewelry
Valerie Weston Odessa, FL
Valerie designs and fabricates a sterling silver "shadowbox" for genuine sea glass, adding elements of patinated pure silver textures, freshwater pearls, and silver "bubbles" to create a design evocative of the sea.
Dennis and Chris Ann Buday - Freeport, PA
Dennis & Chris Ann are lifelong boaters who live along the Allegheny River in Freeport, Pa. Their love of all things water sparked the launching of their custom nautical embroidery business. They debuted their “beach glass wristlet” at the 2014 Great Lakes Beach Glass & Coastal Art Festival. Now their designs include pillows, towels, pooch pouches, bibs and a larger mesh cross body collector bag.
Surfside Sea Glass Jewelry
Denise Troy - Barnegat, NJ
Denise collects sea glass from around the world and creates unique pieces of jewelry ranging from sea glass necklaces to rings, bracelets and more!
Treasures in Nature
Jeann Kollecker - Chardon, Ohio
Jean has been creating Lake Erie beach glass jewelry for several years now. She specializes in beach glass marbles. Each piece ispersonally hand picked off the shores of Lake Erie. She and her husband spend many hours searching for that special piece. Marbles are her passion as they hold such a mystery.
Turtle Treasures by BJ Mohrbacher
Bonnie J Mohrbacher - Rochester, PA
Mostly a Lake Erie shoreline treasure hunter, Bonnie finds that beachcombing is a spirit soaring and healing. What you do with the treasure is the fun, and creative part. She’s still making “primitive art” turtles for the home and garden, but always is looking for new things to do with HER beach found treasures!
Deborah creates 3 and 6 inch suction glass window vases in various themes using found objects, jewelry pieces and wire wrapping. They are colorful, whimsical, and can function as essential oil diffusers as well as a vases. She also creates delicate hand wired blown glass globe terrariums using various botanicals.
Vineyard Trading Company
Mackenzie Mustin - Erie, PA
Vineyard Trading Company began with 12 yr old Mackenzie and her Mom Lexie. Mackenzie's designs incorporate her love of fishing, the beach. Wampum, gemstones and beach glass. Lexie's photography highlights nautical, whimsy, and nature. Mackenzie's fish rubbings are hand painted and available on a variety of clothing and wall art.
Washed Ashore Jewelry
Beverly Vinch & Laurie Vinch
Related by marriage & bound by friendship these sister-in-laws combined a 35 year collection of Lake Erie beach glass and a passion for jewelry design into Washed Ashore Jewelry. In addition to using beach glass they also incorporate historic shipwreck pottery into their pieces.
Wild Duck Trunks
Neil Morris - Cambridge Springs, PA
Neil Morris is the owner of Wild Duck Trunks and has been restoring stagecoach and immigrant trunks for twenty years. He specializes in bringing back the rare Jenny Lind style stagecoach trunk that was popular from 1850-1870. He also brings Flemish Art Boxes (1880-1930) and other early boxes.