GLASS ARTISTS

Brent Cole

Jennifer Halvorson

Justin Kern

 

YEAR-ROUND GLASS-RELATED ATTRACTIONS

Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie

Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie

Visit Delaware County!    

Delaware County’s Glass Trail Webpage

Glasswork of Interest in Delaware County
• Jarden House Brands
• Lids mfg in Daleville/licensee for Ball and Kerr glass jars
Minnetrista Gathering Place – Muncie
o Catalyst sculpture by Beverly Stucker Precious –        Minnetrista Cultural Center
o Ball family estates – Muncie
• Jar collectors – Midwest Antique Fruit Jar and Bottle Club
• Ball State University – college classes – Muncie
o Glick Glass Center, Ball State University – Muncie
o Ball State University Museum of Art
o First Symphony sculpture by Stephen Knapp – Ball State Music Instruction Building
o Sursa Hall – BSU Sculpture
• Ball Plant – Batch Tower – Muncie
• Sonata by Christopher Ries – Kennedy Library, Muncie
• Schaefer Glass Collection –Muncie (private collection)
• Five Points Fountains
• Memorial Drive – “Avenue of Glass”
• Yorktown plant sites – historic marker – Yorktown
• St. Frances Church – Muncie
• Insulator Plant in Muncie

Historical Sites (some are visible*, many are not)

G.A. and Frances Ball Mansion

E. B. and Bertha C. Ball Center

*Ball Factories in Muncie
*Hemingray Factory – Muncie (insulators)
*Slickville Tile Works Historic Marker – Gaston (fueled by natural gas)
*Ball Brother Glass Mfg Co historic marker – Muncie
*Boyce Block – Muncie
Maring Hart and Co – Muncie
Indiana Bridge company – Muncie
Muncie Pulp Company
C.H. Over and Company Glass Works – Muncie
*Anthony Block (Charles Anthony) – Muncie
Globe Fruit Jars/Hemingray Glass Company – Muncie (Bottles)
*First Indiana Gas Well historic marker – Eaton

2015 EVENTS

Sept. 10: Fused-Glass Wine Glass Charm-Making Workshop, Minnetrista.

Nov. 12: Etched Holiday Ornaments Workshop, Minnetrista.