700 Elizabeth Street, Williamstown, WV 26187. Fenton Art Glass "Designer Sample" Black Glass Iceberg Paperweight Handpainted Winter Cabin Scene by Kim Barley. Here's a "designer sample" from award-winning Fenton designer Kim Barley!
This black glass iceberg paperweight is about 4.25" at its widest point and 3" at the base; it stands just over 3.5 tall. Kim's hand painted Winter scene features snow covered trees and a cozy rustic home. Note the rail fence and the Cardinal bird! This paperweight still has masking tape with the word "Sample" written on it on the back side and is also engraved with the word "sample" as well as the personal signature of the artist, "Kim Barley".
Founded in 1905 by brothers Frank L. Fenton, the Fenton Art Glass Company ranks among the world's foremost producers of handmade art glass. For more than a century, Fenton has developed new colors and patterns, including items enhanced with hand-painted floral decorations and 22k gold accents. Fenton glass appeals to all types of customers, and, over the years, this appeal has led to the company's great success. In fact, no two Fenton pieces are exactly the same!
In 2005, the Fenton Art Glass Company celebrated its 100th anniversary. Traditional glassmaking ceased in July of 2011.
Now led by third- and fourth-generation Fenton family members, along with skilled glassworkers and decorators, Fenton continues their 108-year history of glassmaking excellence by creatiung beautiful, handmade art glass jewelry, including beads and Teardrop earrings in Williamstown, West Virginia. Online ordering available in the United States only. If you are interested in contacting us, our customer service hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a. The item "Fenton Art Glass Designer Sample Winter Scene Black Glass Paperweight" is in sale since Wednesday, November 30, 2016.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Paperweights". The seller is "fentonartglass" and is located in Williamstown, West Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.