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Stretch Glass on Display at Eastern National Antique Show - May 6 & 7, 2016 in Carlisle, PA


The Stretch Glass Society is pleased to announce that our traveling exhibit of 100 examples of stretch glass will be on display at the Eastern National Antique Show and Sale. 
Recognized as one of the leading 'glass shows' in America, the Eastern National is now under new ownership and will be bigger and better than ever before. Please come by and see us AND all the other fantastic glass from all periods that will be for sale at this show. 
The Eastern National Antique Show & Sale will be held at the Carlisle Expo Center, 100 K St., Carlisle, PA.  Doors open at 10am on Friday and Saturday, May 6 & 7.  The show closes at 5pm on Friday and 4pm on Saturday.  For more information please call Holiday Promotions at 410 538-5558 or 443 617-1760. 
Come see us and our display of beautiful iridescent stretch glass. 


April 14, 2016 - Opaque Stretch Glass Discussion


Our latests Stretch-Out Discussion on Thursday, April 14th had lots of participants and was very informative as we learned about the various colors of opaque stretch glass. Photos of the opaque glass discussed are here.  More info from the call will be posted in the near future. 


In the meantime, please mark your calendars for June 9th for our next Stretch-Out Discussion which will begin at 8 pm Eastern, 7 Central, 6 Mountain and 5 Pacific Time. 

It's easy to join the discussion by dialing 415-464-6800, followed by ID 0421197#.  (The call is free if you have unlimited long-distance calling on your phone, otherwise, long distance rates may apply.)

On June 9th we will be learning about console sets (candlesticks, bowls and bases).  This call will whet your appetite for the SGS Club display of console sets which will be at our annual convention, show & sale in Marietta, OH, on July 27-29, 2016. 




Stretch Glass Display to make appearance at National Cambridge Collectors’ 2016 Glass Show & Sale



We have just been informed that the traveling exhibit of 100 examples of stretch glass will be on display at the National Cambridge Collectors’ 2016 Glass Show & Sale in Cambridge, OH.  Many thanks to SGS members Bob & Helen Jones for once again transporting and setting up the display.  This glass show features a number of quality dealers, some of whom only exhibit at this show. While there is an emphasis on Cambridge glass (obviously), the products of many of the other American glass manufacturers are also to be found.  The 2016 Glass Show & Sale features glass by Cambridge, Heisey, Imperial, Morgantown, Fenton, Duncan Miller, Tiffin, Westmoreland and much, much more.

Please plan to attend one of the best and prettiest Elegant glass shows in the area which will be held at the Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center, Cambridge, Ohio. Exit 176 off interstate 70.  Show Hours: Friday, June 24 - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. , Saturday June 25 - 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission $5.00 - Good for both days – Visit to print a coupon for $1.00 discount on admission - Tickets paid for and picked-up at the door. 


Thank you to the National Cambridge Collectors for participating in “Stretching Over 100 Years:  A Century of Handmade Stretch Glass in America.” 





The 2016 SGS Convention

 will be July 27-29

in Marietta, Ohio

In 2016, the Stretch Glass Society celebrates the centennial of the introduction of stretch glass with a year-long celebration re-introducing iridescent stretch glass to glass enthusiasts and collectors.  




Stretch Glass Quarterly

March 2016

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Stretching over 100 Years:  a century of handmade stretch glass in America,” celebrating the 100th anniversary of the 1916 introduction of iridescent stretch glass in America got an early start at the National Imperial Glass Museum in Bellaire, Ohio.  Read more...



Stretch Glass on display at Reno, NV Bottle Show

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