Robert Held is Retiring from Glass Blowing. After 37 years His studio will be closing March 31, 2013. Our stock is very limited on this beautiful work. Hailing from Vancouver, Canada, Robert Held creates hand blown glass paperweights that call on techniques thousands of years old. But while his techniques are based in ancient times, and his inspiration in past artists, Robert Held glass is a creation all its own, with its style ranging from classic to quite contemporary.
Want to add one of Robert Held's glass hearts, to your life, or gift one to someone special? You're sure to find one that makes you own heart race with excitement in our collection of his captivating, hand blown glass paperweights! From an artist with an unparalleled passion for and dedication to his craft, Robert Held art glass creations are a pleasure to behold. We have appreciated his work for many years, and love that his pieces are an affordable luxury that's easy to collect and gift. Drawing on inspiration from famous artists including Monet, Tiffany and Klimt, Robert Held art glass has won many prestigious awards, and is a lovely component of some enviable collections, including those of the Governor General and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II!