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Made in Vermont

By Rona Berg / March 4, 2014

Thirty-three years ago, a young Irish-American glass artist named Simon Pearce settled in Quechee, VT, near the New Hampshire border, on the roaring Ottauquechee River. Pearce created one of the first hydroelectrically powered plants in the U.S., to fuel his operation, and has been crafting his signature hand-blown glassware and pottery here ever since. The […]