WALES EURO 2016 TEAM IS CELEBRATED AT PENARTH’S GLASS BY DESIGN

The Wales Euro 2016 football team - represented in glass as a memento of tonight's vital game

The Wales Euro 2016 football team – represented in glass as a memento of tonight’s vital game

Win or lose – the Wales football team’s achievements in the Euro 2016 championships are being represented in tangible form by the Glass by Design studio/shop on Station Approach, Penarth.

Customers are snapping up a wide variety of unique hand-made glass souvenirs as mementos of a terrific Welsh team performance to date and, with luck, perhaps even greater glory to come .

Cathy O'Doherty of Glass By Design at Station Approach has designed and made this unique representation of the Wales Euro 2016 team in coloured glass.

Cathy O’Doherty of Glass By Design at Station Approach has designed and made this unique representation of the Wales Euro 2016 team in coloured glass.

One of the eye-catching items produced for sale is a glass ashtray designed and made by Cathy O’Doherty  representing the 11 strong team who’ll be going in to battle against Belgium tonight in the quarter finals.

Glass by Design has also created a themed window display as a tribute to the Welsh team and has a wide variety of other Wales Euro soccer souvenirs available – but they’re selling fast.

Angelina Hall of Glass by Design with the Penarth Festival Open Studio Trail map - free copies of which are available to locate 18 participating art studios in Penarth

Angelina Hall of Glass by Design with the Penarth Festival Open Studio Trail Map – free copies of which are available from the Station Road shop and pinpoint the 18 participating art studios in Penarth

The studio is also organising a special Penarth Festival Open Studio Trail for the forthcoming Penarth Festival . It will run from July 15th to 17th inclusive and will include 13 local artists’s studios – showcasing the wide variety of diverse artwork available in Penarth.

Glass by Design has produced a trail map which makes it easy for locals and visitors to find the participating studios which produce ceramics, icon paintings, jewellery, textiles, felt , quilts , oil paintings, pen and ink drawings, watercolours and landscapes…and, of course, glass.

 

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