Designs by J

Gainesville, Florida

Buyers are raving!

This shop got multiple 5-star reviews in the past 7 days.

GlassDesignsByJ is taking a short break


Note from shop owner I need to take a few days off to get caught up on all of these orders and will reopen the shop as soon as that has happened. Thank you so much for your understanding and patience!

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Dec 6, 2021

I need to take a few days off to get caught up on all of these orders and will reopen the shop as soon as that has happened. Thank you so much for your understanding and patience!

Jay McIver

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Jay McIver


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About GlassDesignsByJ

Sales 4,704
On Etsy since 2008

About Jays Etsy Shop

Our Etsy shop is dedicated to the finest handblown and handsculpted glass, with each piece individually crafted by Jay McIver of Gainesville, Florida. With thirty years experience as a glassblower, Jay has developed an exciting line of glass jewelry, including beautiful floral pendants, sea turtles and other ocean friends, along with fanciful dragons and stunning dichroic pieces. Jay has a unique talent for creating sea life sculptures and free-standing pieces ranging from dolphins to unicorns. Please visit all of our pages and let your imagination roam free as you enjoy all that we have to offer.

Shop members

  • Jay McIver

    Owner, Maker

    I've been a full time glassblower since I began while in high school in 1975. I do art shows across the country, along with a large retail and wholesale business.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 1, 2019
Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my Etsy shop! Please keep in mind that if you see something you like but it's not the right color, I can make another in your color choice.

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Mastercard Visa American Express Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Returns and exchange details
I do not accept returns of custom orders. You may return a standard item if you contact me within 3 days of delivery, and return must be made within 3 days after notification. Return postage costs will be at your expense. It must be properly wrapped and packaged just as you received it to ensure against breakage. I will deduct my postage cost from your refund.
You may pay with Paypal or any major credit card.
We always try to ship within 48 hours but if we're away at an art show it may take a little longer. Please let me know if you're on a strict deadline, i.e., an anniversary or birthday gift. Generally, I mail via first class, but can always ship priority or even overnight for an additional charge.
Additional policies and FAQs
I have wholesale accounts across the country so please contact me if you'd like to carry my work in your shop! I welcome custom orders, as well.