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May 21, 2020
sea glass, seaglass, sea glass info, Genuine vs Machine Tumbled Sea Glass, Beach Glass, Real Sea Glass, WestCoastSeaGlass.com

Terminology is key. I purposefully do not call imitation sea glass "sea glass" anymore these days. I always make a point of naming it "frosted glass" or "machine tumbled glass" or... Read More

May 21, 2020
Sea Glass Marbles, Seaglass Marbles, Beach Glass Marbles, Sea Marbles, Seaglass Info, How do Marbles End up on the Beach?, Sea Glass Marble Info, WestCoastSeaGlass.com

Pictured: Each of these true, ocean tumbled sea glass marbles were picked up from along Pacific Ocean and Caribbean beaches. Rugged and rocky shores usually tumble sea glass quite nicely. But why were marbles found along the shore? How did they get there? What... Read More

February 29, 2020
Where to Find Sea Glass, Finding Seaglass, Best Beaches for Sea Glass, Beach Glass Collecting

What is sea glass? Where and how can I find seaglass? These are often asked beach glass questions. It has become clearly evident to us as lifelong collectors that less glass is left along our shores to be picked up. This factor, paired with more and more... Read More

January 4, 2020
Sea Glass Hearts, Seaglass Hearts, Beach Glass, Seaglass Jewelry, Valentines Jewelry, West Coast Sea Glass, Rare Sea Glass

Sea glass tumbled and carried by the ocean's tidal movements, waves and wind is sculpted smooth and beautiful. To find a once broken and sharp shard, now frosted smooth by the elements is considered a treasure.... Read More

April 22, 2018
Glass Float, Sea Glass Float, Glass Ball, Japanese Glass, Fishing Float, Pacific Glass Ball, Rare Amber, Golf Ball Sized

My Latest Finds
Some of my recent sea glass finds include a handful of bubble-filled teal greenish blue shards. This is a rather rare color for us and likely comes from fragments of the vintage, Japanese and Korean glass fishing floats... Read More

April 1, 2018
Sea Glass Festivals, Seaglass Festivals, West Coast Sea Glass, Beach Glass Festivals, Art Fair

Sea Glass Festival Memories
Sorting through photos from years and events past, the memories of Sea Glass Festival beauty could fill an ocean. I've had the privilege of helping to coordinate and attend most of the first... Read More

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