Getaway Color Ways: Whirligig Festival in Wilson

Artist Vollis Simpson with his huge Horse Wagon Whirligig. This sculpture "tells the story of rural Eastern North Carolina"   The annual Whirligig Festival, held in Wilson, NC, will be taking place this upcoming weekend on November 4th and 5th. It started out as the Golden Leaf Festival … [Read more...]

Highlight Art with Mirrors

Why should you choose between hanging artwork or hanging a mirror on your wall? At Gardner Glass Products we say you can have the best of both worlds. Mirrors can highlight the artwork and give it a gravitas that can create a stunning statement. The beautiful interiors below all feature mirrored … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Allows Art To Shine

Art is important to interior design, and the trend towards BIG statement art has overtaken the gallery wall for style and sophistication. A duplex apartment in New York City's Central Park West showcases this trend perfectly. The owners purchased two spaces stacked one above the other and renovated … [Read more...]

In Focus: Artist Thomas Meyers

New Hampshire-based artist, Thomas Meyers makes beautiful artwork out of glass and mirror. While he works in several different types of media, including bamboo, paper and wood; we find his stained glass pieces are the closest to our heart. He has exhibited in some of the largest craft shows in the … [Read more...]

Mirror Masters: 4 Artists Using Mirrors

We admit, here at Gardner Glass Products, we're more than a little nerdy about artists who use mirrors in their work. We realize the potential of our product to create interesting commentary on the condition of self or vanity, to create lighting and infinity effects, and to juxtapose with other … [Read more...]

Desert X Offers Reflection of Our Selves

This past year, in the last of the winter moments of February and March, as the rest of us are thawing and ready for spring, there is a unique art festival happening in the desert of Southern California. 16 artists were invited, and several used reflective surfaces to showcase the natural beauty of … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Backsplash Customization

In the 10 years we've been making Dreamwalls Color Glass backpainted glass, we've created a LOT of backsplashes. As a backsplash surface, backpainted glass just makes a lot of sense. It's easy to clean, it doesn't have a lot of seams or any grout to keep clean, and it is sealed water-tight with … [Read more...]

4 Benefits of Glass Feature Walls

4 Key Benefits of A Glass Feature Wall: Branding Power - With Dreamwalls Glass' custom color capability, corporate colors can be matched perfectly and custom logos can be added to convey the brand and company mission loud and clear. Expressing Character - Glass can be fabricated and manipulated in … [Read more...]

6 Ways To Create A Glass Feature Wall

The term "feature wall," or "focal wall," has become part of our everyday conversation in the glass business. It is a wall installation in a commercial (or increasingly, residential) interior that draws the eye and engages the inhabitant of the space. It can be in the form of a water feature, a … [Read more...]

How To Design

To read more nuggets of wisdom from designer Frank Chimero, visit 99u here. … [Read more...]