Virginia and Tony create these Hand Blown Glass Owls personally using great care and devotion at their glassblowing studio in Halton Hills, On.
These glass Owls are are very collectible and are all looking for a happy home. The Hand Blown Glass Owls have wise, expressive murrini eyes which are also made by Virginia. Their eyes display their happy and unique personalities. Start your own collection of glass owls.
Glass making techniques developed in Murano Italy in 1526 are used in these pieces. The millifiore techniques used for the cats’ eyes are the same techniques used hundreds of years ago. This process is largely responsible for the fame enjoyed by Murano glass today. Every Glass Cat is unique and one of a kind . There may be similarities in color and pattern but no two cats are the same.
Owl Symbolism: Owls live within the darkness, which includes magic, mystery, and ancient knowledge. Related to the night is the moon, which owls are also connected to. It becomes a symbol of the feminine and fertility, with the moon’s cycles of renewal. Even the mythology relates owl to this wisdom and femininity.
Owl Spirituality: The owl spirit animal represents the deep connection that you share with wisdom, good judgment, and knowledge. Like the owl, which is known for its sharp vision and keen observation, you also possess insight and intuition. … The owl totem also means that you can see beyond the masks that people wear
Virginia and Tony anneal the glass they create in a digitally controlled annealer for strength and durability. The images you’ll see are of our actual art glass selection and the piece you will receive should you make a purchase. Thank you for supporting fine Canadian Hand blown art glass.
or·na·ment (n). Something that decorates or adorns; an embellishment, an object that adds beauty to something.