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Elena Herrera

Blown glass figurines in Central America

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"I make each design a special one. No molds are used to craft them so, if I make 100 alike, no two are ever identical and each one has something that distinguishes it."

"I was born in Alajuela, Costa Rica, and I work with blown glass and art glass. "In 1991, I was studying and I wanted to find a part-time job to pay my tuition. I was fortunate to meet a... read more

5 items by Elena Herrera

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Kenneth

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10/16/2022

"This is now a cherished home decor figurine."

This is a well made work of art with great attention to detail and appealing colors. It displays very well with other glass figurines from this artist and the size makes it ideal for limited shelf space.

Best Uses

  • Home decor

Purchased Item:

Marine Turtle in Green, Handcrafted Green and Blue Sea Turtle Art Glass Figurine

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Marianne

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08/12/2022

"One is not enough"

I bought several with different colors and have them hanging where the sunlight shines through - they sparkle! They bring a smile every time.

Best Uses

  • Hang in window or use as ornament

Purchased Item:

Busy Blue Hummingbird, Costa Rican Handmade Blown Glass Hummingbird Figurine

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marjosmom

From Atlanta

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06/25/2022

"This is a beautiful piece."

This has been sitting on an end table in my living room for months. On a whim, I placed it inside a mouth blown glass lily that was next to it.Perfect!It is small and delicate, but really really nice.

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Trochilinae Hummingbird, Handblown Glass Blue and Green Humminbird Figurine

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Judy

From OH

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03/23/2022

"Truly a work of art!"

This little hummingbird is a real beauty! I enjoyed looking up and reading all about Trochilinae Hummingbirds. I bought this is a gift for my husband.

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Trochilinae Hummingbird, Handblown Glass Blue and Green Humminbird Figurine

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Kimberly

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10/10/2021

"Havent received yet"

But will update when I do. Im so excited to receive and give as a gift.

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Mary

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10/02/2021

"Beautiful Hummingbird"

The hummingbird is absolutely beautiful, more lovely than the picture.

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Busy Blue Hummingbird, Costa Rican Handmade Blown Glass Hummingbird Figurine

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Boss
  • Occasion: Christmas
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