A Traditional Christmas gift - A Fiction of Love and Craft..

A Traditional Christmas gift - A Fiction of Love and Craft..

2 days ago

It was snowing again in the streets of New York. Barely a foot print tarnished the sugared pavements. How different Christmas had been this year...

History wine glass

A Brief History of the Wine Glass

How did the object that is recognised throughout the world as the ‘wine glass’, become just that?

Their Breath and a few Simple Tools

Their Breath and a few Simple Tools

It would appear as magic to those who witness the making of hot blown glass for the very first time.

Medieval Vs Modern Glass Blowing

As Ireland’s only Medieval Week Celebration approaches and Kilkenny is set to roll back the years to the middle ages, here at Jerpoint we have been pondering how much has changes in glassblowing since the middle ages?