Handmade in Seattle, Washington, Glass Eye is a team of glassblowing artists that intensely make and create new designs every 6 months. Their glass ornaments are the most collectible with new designs and limited edition pieces, you can add new pieces to a collection every year. They are a well known studio and are most remembered of the use of ash in there pieces from the Mount St. Helen's eruption in 1980. Seattle is an epicenter of glass work since artist Dale Chihuly co-founded the Pilchuck Glass School in 1971. The Northwest also provides cooler temperatures in which to work with the tremendous heat that comes from working with molten glass.