Art and glass festival

Enjoy two days in the warm California sun, surrounded by delightfully unique glass and ceramic objects for home and garden, at the eleventh annual Association of Clay and Glass Artists of California(ACGA) Palo Alto Clay & Glass Festival, July 1 -13 at the Palo Alto Art Center in Palo Alto, 1113 Newell Ave., near Middlefield Road.

The Festival hours are 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Featured at this open air festival will be ornately glazed bowls and plates in contemporary and international styles, shimmering hand down blown glassware, and original sculpture created by more than that 185 clay and glass artists. Also on hand will be numerous local restaurants serving light refreshments and lunch, musicians performing breezy summer songs and several clay-throwing demonstrations as well as “Clay For Kids”.

Visitors and shoppers can come across elegant and innovative glass pitchers , blown into imaginative shapes; ceramic pots and tiles with designs that harken back to earlier civilizations; seductive cups, coated in Chinese crystalline glazes, playful glass vases; coil-built clay vessels sporting designs.

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