Lizard Paperweight in blue by Mike Hunter
This beautiful paperweight stands 8cm tall. The lizard is Zanfirico glass canes and is curled around and across the orb, which contains gold and silver leaf. It's elegant simplicity and superb craftsmanship would grace any home and is a perfect gift.
This item is collection only.
Please note that as the base of this paperweight is an orb, it should not be placed in direct sunlight on a windowsill.
The highly collectible work of multi-award winning glass artist Mike Hunter of Selkirk, is of the finest quality. Each beautiful piece is hand crafted and intricately designed with great care and attention to detail. Mike has been trained under master glassblowers from the UK, Italy, Austria, Germany and Scandinavia, and attained the position of master glass blower and coloured animal maker.
As well as exclusive outlets in London and New York, his work is now also in the prestigious Bergstrom Mahler Glass Museum in Wisconsin, USA. Mike won the 2009 BCTF Award for Excellence in design, innovation and creativity, which he gained for his use of the Zanfirico glass blowing technique, a highly skilled process and a specialty of his.