The Carnival Glass Society(UK)

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Devoted to the collecting and accurate documentation of Carnival Glass

The CGS (UK) Newsletter

 

CARNIVAL GLASS SOCIETY NEWSLETTER 176

IS OUT NOW 

Another 40 pages packed with articles, research, and stories from members who have made a fantastic contribution as well as a lot of carnival glass fun. 


This issue includes:


  • Fabulous iridescent 'carnival glass pears', new and old.

  • A fascinating history of carnival and iridescent glass that was made during the 'Roaring Twenties.'

  • A photographic journey through our Carnival Glass Society's 'Roaring 20s' weekend; glass from the 1920s through to a live demonstration at a historic railway station of spectacular iridescent glass being made in the 2020s.

  • We look at unusual iridised slag glass from the Stretch Glass Era.

  • Find out answer to our iridescent owl jewellery quiz question

  • Read about amusing escapades hunting for carnival glass by torch light.

  • As well as amazing carnival glass finds which simply 'make your day'.

  • Plus an intriguing journey to discover where metal meets glass, with a unique and beautiful Green and Silver Christmas Surprise.

JOIN THE CARNIVAL GLASS SOCIETY TO ENJOY OUR QUARTERLY 40  PAGE NEWSLETTERS AND A HOST OF OTHER BENEFITS 


It only costs £14 per year for Electronic Membership for up to two people for which you receive our quarterly, 40 page newsletter by email plus a host of membership benefits including: the ability to buy and sell carnival glass on the members' area of our website, our exclusive CGS Fairs Discount Card which gives 2 for 1 entry at many antique fairs across the UK, invitations to CGS events and much more (or £25 per year for printed newsletters delivered in UK, £32 per year for printed newsletters delivered outside of the UK).


Why not  'Join the CGS' to take advantage of these exclusive benefits today?


CGS NEWSLETTERS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

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