Mayauel Ward Art Glass Tropical Orchid Paperweight
Mayauel Ward Is known for the lampwork glass he makes in his California studio. The sunny California environment is evident as inspiration in his vases and paper weights. Prior to opening his own studio, Mayauel worked for many of the other prominent glass studios. He has a unique talent in capturing the details of nature in his flowers, leaves, fish and many others things.
This Orchid paperweight is set against a blue background, and opens its petals to reach toward the world. The side views show the delicacy with which Mayauel completes his lampwork paperweights.