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ABC of Life Vessel, inspirational text by Schlanser Design Studio, 2006

18” “       “ “       “ V1818ABC GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V2218ABC GL/SL
26” “       “ “       “ V2618ABC GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V3018ABC GL/SL

The “ABC of Life” vessel is designed with inspirational text about how one might approach life. It offers a great alternative for the individuals who are looking to express their faith in life but don’t necessarily choose a religious approach.

Home Blessing, Script font

16” Home Blessing Vessel gold/silver V16HMBLS GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18HMBLS GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22HMBLS GL/SL

“May this home be a place of happiness, healthy creativity, kindness and love. May all who visit and live here know only blessing and peace.”

America O’Beautiful, song by Kathryn Lee Bates, 1913

16” America O’Beautiful Vessel gold/silver V16AMOB GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18AMOB GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22AMOB GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30AMOB GL/SL

Katharine Lee Bates wrote the original version in 1893. She wrote the 2nd version in 1904. Her final version was written in 1913. “O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties, Above the fruited plain! America! America!”

National Anthem, God Bless America by Irving Berlin, 1888-1989

16” God Bless America Vessel gold/silver V16GDBLS GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18GDBLS GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22GDBLS GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30GDBLS GL/SL

Irving Berlin once said that, "a patriotic song is an emotion and you must not embarrass an audience with it, or they will hate your guts." This philosophy made him one of America's most outstanding writers of patriotic songs from World War I through World War II. Berlin was born Israel Baline in Eastern Russia on May 11, 1888.

The Pledge of Allegiance by Francis Bellamy, Minister, 1855-1931

16” Pledge of Allegiance Vessel gold/silver V16PLDG GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18PLDG GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PLDG GL/SL

Francis Julius Bellamy, one-time Baptist minister and prominent member of the Christian Socialist movement, wrote the original USA Pledge of Allegiance, first published in the September 8, 1892, issue of The Youth's Companion.

Preamble to the US Constitution adopted in 1787

16” We the people Vessel gold/silver V16CONST GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18CONST GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22CONST GL/SL

Completed on September 12, 1787, and later ratified by special conventions in each of the original thirteen American states, the Constitution for the United States represents the supreme law of the United States of America.

JFK Inaugural Address 1961, “Ask what you can do …”

16” JFK Inaugural Vessel gold/silver V16JFK GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18JFK GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22JFK GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30JFK GL/SL

On January 20, 1961 in Washington, D.C., John F. Kennedy was inaugurated as the thirty-fifth president of the United States. During his famous inauguration address, Kennedy, the youngest candidate ever elected to the presidency, and also the country's first Catholic president, declared that "the torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans."

M.L. King Speech at Lincoln Memorial, DC in 1963, “I have a dream”

16” “       “ “       “ V16MLK GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18MLK GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22MLK GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30MLK GL/SL

Martin Luther King, Jr., (1929-1968) was born Michael Luther King, Jr., but later had his name changed to Martin. His grandfather began the family's long tenure as pastors of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta (1914 to 1931);  In 1954, Martin Luther King accepted the pastorale of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. In 1957 he was elected president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, an organization formed to provide new leadership for the now burgeoning civil rights movement. He was awarded five honorary degrees; was named Man of the Year by Time magazine in 1963; and became not only the symbolic leader of American blacks but also a world figure. At the age of thirty-five, Martin Luther King, Jr., was the youngest man to have received the Nobel Peace prize.

The Odyssey by Homer, Greek Poet 1200BC, “This is the story of a man …”

16” Odyssey Vessel       gold/silver V16ODY GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18ODY GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22ODY GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30ODY GL/SL

Homer was A Greek poet to whom are attributed the great epics, the Iliad, the story of the siege of Troy, and the Odyssey, the tale of Ulysses's wanderings. The place of his birth is doubtful, probably a Greek colony on the coast of Asia Minor, and his date, once put as far back as 1200 B.C.

Hamlet by Shakespeare, Poet & Playwright 1564-1616“To be or not to be”

16” Hamlet Vessel gold/silver V16HAML GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18HAML GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22HAML GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30HAML GL/SL

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was born to John Shakespeare and mother Mary Arden some time in late April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. Shakespeare was recognized as an actor, poet, and playwright.

Romeo & Juliet by Shakespeare, Poet 1564-1616, “Think love acted simple”

18” “       “ “       “ V18ROJU GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22ROJU GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30ROJU GL/SL

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was born to John Shakespeare and mother Mary Arden some time in late April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. Shakespeare was recognized as an actor, poet, and playwright.

How Do I Love Thee? Let me count the ways…” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, 1806-1861;

18” How do I love thee Vessel gold/silver V18LOVTHE GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22LOVTHE GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30LOVTHE GL/SL

The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1896-1940

16” Gatsby Vessel gold/silver V16GATS GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18GATS GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22GATS GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30GATS GL/SL

F. Scott Fitzgerald is best known for his novels and short stories which chronicle the excesses of America's 'Jazz Age' during the 1920s. “And as I sat there brooding on the old unknown world…”

The Raven, Edgar Allen Poe, Poet 1809-1849

16” The Raven Vessel gold/silver V16RAV GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18RAV GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22RAV GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30RAV GL/SL

American poet, a master of the horror tale, credited with practically inventing the detective story. “Once upon a midnight dreary …”

The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost, Poet 1874-1963

16” The Road Not Taken Vessel          gold/silver V16ROAD GL/SL
18” “       “ gold/silver V18ROAD GL/SL
22” “       “ gold/silver V22ROAD GL/SL
30” “       “ gold/silver V30ROAD GL/SL

Robert Frost was one of the finest of rural New England's 20th century pastoral poets. Frost published his first books in Great Britain in the 1910s, but he soon became in his own country the most read and constantly anthologized poet. Frost was awarded the Pulitzer Prize four times. “Two roads diverged …”

“Not Christian…” Rumi Poem, poet, philosopher & mystic, 1207 AD

16” Rumi Poem Vessel gold/silver V16RUMI GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18RUMI GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22RUMI GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30RUMI GL/SL

Rumi was a poet, philosopher and mystic of Islam. He was born on September 30, 1207 in the city of Balkh, Persia at that time. His doctrine advocates unlimited tolerance, positive reasoning, goodness, charity and awareness through love. To him and his disciples all religions are more or less true. Looking with the same eye on Muslim, Jew, Buddhist and Christian alike, his peaceful and tolerant teaching has appealed to men and women of all sects and creeds.

“Dance as though no one is watching” Rumi Poem, also see above

16”  Dance Poem Vessel gold/silver V16DNC GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18DNC GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22DNC GL/SL
26” “       “ “       “ V26DNC GL/SL

Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, English Novelist 1812-1870

16” Tale of Two Cities Vessel gold/silver V16TALE GL/SL
18” “       “ gold/silver V18TALE GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22TALE GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30TALE GL/SL

Charles Dickens is considered to be one of the greatest English novelists of the Victorian period. Dickens's works are characterized by attacks on social evils, injustice, and hypocrisy. “It was the best of times, it was the worst …”

Moby Dick by Herman Melville, American Author 1819-1891

18” “       “ “       “ V18MOBY GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22MOBY GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30MOBY GL/SL

Herman Melville, American author, best known for his novels of the sea and especially Moby Dick (1851), a whaling adventure dedicated to Nathaniel Hawthorne. The work was only recognized as a masterpiece years after Melville's death. The fictionalized travel narrative Typee (1846) was Melville's most popular book during his lifetime. “Call me Ishmael …”

"Twenty years from now ." Mark Twain, writer, 1835-1910

16”  Mark Twain Vessel gold/silver V16MKTW GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18MKTW GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22MKTW GL/SL
26” “       “ “       “ V26MKTW GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30MKTW GL/SL

Samuel Longhorn Clemens better known by the pen name Mark Twain, was an American humorist, satirist, writer and lecturer. Twain is noted for his novels “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”.

War & Peace by Leo Tolstoy, Russian Author, 1828-1910

16” War & Peace Vessel gold/silver V16WAR GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18WAR GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22WAR GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30WAR GL/SL

Leo Tolstoy was born on August 28, 1828. His classic novels include War & Peace and Anna Karenina. His collected works, which were published in the Soviet Union in 1928-58, consists of 90 volumes. “Well, Prince, so Genoa …”

Peter Pan by James M. Barrie, Scottish Playwright & Novelist, 1860-1937

“Second to the right and straight on till morning…”
18” “       “ “       “ V18PPAN GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PPAN GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30PPAN GL/SL

James. M. Barrie (1860-1937) is best remembered today for his fantasy work Peter Pan. James Matthew Barrie was born on May 9, 1860, in Kirriemuir, Scotland. “Second to the right, and straight on till morning …”

The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, 1856-1919

16” Wizard of Oz Vessel gold/silver V16WIZOZ GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18WIZOZ GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22WIZOZ GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30WIZOZ GL/SL

Whether it is shown on television annually or rented at the local video store, The Wizard of Oz has become a staple of American popular culture. Young or old, we know where the famous, unforgettable lines originate; we know the characters by heart. This great American classic was written by L. Frank Baum.

Ten Commandments, Exodus, Old Testament

16” Ten Commandments Vessel        gold/silver V16TENCO GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18TENCO GL/SL
22” “       “ gold/silver V22TENCO GL/SL
30” “       “ gold/silver V30TENCO GL/SL

“You shall have no other gods …”

 Psalm 100, Old Testament “Shout for joy to the lord”

16” Psalm 100 Vessel gold/silver V16PS100 GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18PS100 GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PS100 GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30PS100 GL/SL

Psalm 23, Old Testament “The Lord is my shepard”

16” Psalm 23 Vessel gold/silver V16PS23 GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18PS23 GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PS23 GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30PS23 GL/SL

Lord’s Prayer, Luke 11.1 “Our Father …”

16” Lord’s Prayer Vessel gold/silver V16LDPR GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18LDPR GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22LDPR GL/SL

"Teach us how to pray," the disciples said to Jesus. (Luke 11, 1) He answered by teaching them the prayer we call the Our Father or The Lord's Prayer. The Lord's Prayer is a basic Christian prayer. As a model of prayer, every Christian learns it by heart. It appears everywhere in the church's life: in its liturgy and sacraments, in public and private prayer. It's a prayer Christians treasure.

“For God So Loved …” New Testament, John 3:16

16” For God so loved…” gold/silver V16JOHN316 GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18JOHN316 GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22JOHN316 GL/SL

Padre Nuestro, Spanish translation of Lord’s Prayer, Script font

18” “       “ “       “ V18PADNU GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PADNU GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30PADNU GL/SL

"Teach us how to pray," the disciples said to Jesus. (Luke 11, 1) He answered by teaching them the prayer we call the Our Father or The Lord's Prayer. The Lord's Prayer is a basic Christian prayer. As a model of prayer, every Christian learns it by heart. It appears everywhere in the church's life: in its liturgy and sacraments, in public and private prayer. It's a prayer Christians treasure in any language.

Serenity Prayer, origin unknown, traces back to 4th century AD

18” “       “ “       “ V18SERPR GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22SERPR GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30SERPR GL/SL

The Serenity prayer is a well-known and favorite prayer, yet it’s origin remains in question. Despite years of research by numerous individuals, the exact origin of the prayer is shrouded in time & mystery; Claims go back as far as Boethius, the Roman philosopher (480-524 A.D.) & author of the book, Consolations of Philosophy.

“May the Lord Bless you …” From the Old Testament, Numbers 6:24

16” May the Lord …” gold/silver V16MTLB GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18MTLB GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22MTLB GL/SL

Prayer Of Jabez, Old Testament, Chronicles 4:10

16” Jabez Prayer Vessel gold/silver V16JBZ GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18JBZ GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22JBZ GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30JBZ GL/SL

“Oh that you would bless me indeed …”

 

Woman of Valor, Jewish song of praise by King Salomon, Old Testament Proverbs 31: 10-31

16” Woman of Valor Vessel gold/silver V16WV GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18WV GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22WV GL/SL

Home Blessing, Jewish Blessing of the Home

16” Home Blessing Vessel gold/silver V16HMBLS GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18HMBLS GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22HMBLS GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30HMBLS GL/SL

Shema, Hebrew or English, Jewish Prayer

16” Shema Vessel gold/silver V16SHMA GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18SHMA GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22SHMA GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30SHMA GL/SL

The Shema is a declaration of faith, a pledge of Allegiance to One God.

Judaic Morning Prayer, “My God the soul that you …”

16” Judaic Prayer Vessel gold/silver V16JP GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18JP GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22JP GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30JP GL/SL

Physician’s Prayer by Maimonides, famous Jewish Physician, 1135-1204

16” Maimonides Vessel gold/silver V16PHYS GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18PHYS GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22PHYS GL/SL

Kiddush, Jewish Prayer

(The Kiddush consecration is connected with the drinking of the wine, which is associated with the Shabbat wine sacrifices in the Holy Temple.)

16” Kiddush Vessel gold/silver V16KDSH GL/SL
18” “       “ “       “ V18KDSH GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22KDSH GL/SL

Matovu, Jewish song for children

18” Matovu Vessel gold/silver      V18MTVU GL/SL

Song of Songs, Jewish Love Song

18” Song of Songs Vessel gold/silver      V18SONG GL/SL

Tree of Life, Jewish Blessing/Praise

18” Tree of Life Vessel gold/silver      V18TREE GL/SL
22” “       “ “       “ V22TREE GL/SL
30” “       “ “       “ V30TREE GL/SL

These vessels are created of 3/4” glass that has been deep-carved with texts from the listing above. each one is fired twice to arrive at the free-form and non-symmetrical shapes. every vessel is different from the next and each vessel is truly a One-of-a-kind art glass vessel.

Each piece is individually priced  Sizes range from small, Medium,             Large to X-large.

YOu may ALSO ORDER A CUSTOM VESSEL WITH TEXT OF YOUR CHOICE. FOR PRICING ON A SPECIAL ORDER VESSEL PLEASE CONTACT US.

 

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