Marilyn Boyles' Profile
My husband and I and our Golden Retriever Ginger spend lots of time walking the beaches of beautiful Lake Erie collecting some of the most amazing pieces of beach glass from which I create unique one of a kind pieces of jewelry.
In it’s former life, beach glass – or seaglass as it is also known, enjoyed an existence as part of most homes serving as a beautiful home décor, tableware or as a decanter for beverages, medicines, household goods, canning jars, ink wells, and even poisons. Once they served their usefulness, either thru breakage or just no longer needed, they were tossed away into our lake waters only to make it’s way back “home” many years later as these beautiful eye-pleasing gems.
Lake Erie has several dump sites where garbage was taken off shore and dumped into the water. Lake Erie also had numerous shipwrecks in which these…
- Born on January 16
- Joined May 27, 2010