Paperweight Art Glass Mark Eckstrand 1990 Aquarium Coral Reef Seascape Colorful Gorgeous! Artist Signed and dated 1990, Mark Eckstrand from Mt.Vernon, Washington from here in the Pacific Northwest. This paperweight is a real stunner from all angles! Is considered one of Americas finest glass artists.
He puts his finely honed skills into making undersea creatures made of glass. When you look at his creations, you may look once and smile, but when you look closer, you will see the detail that makes his work so unique.
Many collectors put the urchins, shells and other creatures in their aquariums. Eckstrand owns Glass Aquarium on Memorial Highway in Mount Vernon, has built a reputation in the glass art world, partly because of his own work making elaborate undersea-themed sculptures and aquarium installations, but also for his engineering acumen. He is both an artist and a glass studio designer, and has built furnaces and work spaces for artists all over the world. Measures 4 tall and 4 at the widest weighs 3 lbs 3 oz.I took photos using natural light and also under a light bulb so you could see the details. Please excuse the glare of the light bulb or window glass you will see in the pics.
No damage - no scratches. The item "Paperweight Art Glass Mark Eckstrand 1990 Aquarium Coral Reef Seascape Colorful" is in sale since Friday, November 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Paperweights". The seller is "mybestbooks" and is located in Clinton, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.