Ornament on sale at Johnson Center

first_img Breed has a passion for people and for glass and it shows in his work.“He creates a variety of hot glass pieces — glasses, pitchers, tumblers, wine goblets, vases, center pieces and wall pieces,” Drinkard said. “And, of course, sculptures, which have been exhibited at the Johnson Center.”Breed has been featured in “Southern Living,” “Food & Wine,” and “O The Oprah Magazine.”Cal Breed is well known throughout the country and his hot glass art is collectable, Drinkard said.“His ornaments are not signed because that would be a distraction on the glass but a pamphlet is included with each ornament,” Drinkard said. “The ribbon for hanging says Johnson Center for the Arts 2012.”The Cal Breed Christmas ornaments are a fundraiser for the Johnson Center for the Arts.“We sell them for $30 each and we’re able to do that because of Cal Breed’s generosity,” Drinkard said. “On his website, the ornaments sell for around $50. So we are offering the ornaments are an affordable price. When you purchase a Cal Breed Christmas ornament from the Johnson Center, you will be have a beautiful piece of artwork and will be supporting the Johnson Center as well.”The Cal Breed ornaments may be purchased at the Johnson Center for the Arts on East Walnut Street in downtown Troy or reserved by calling 334-670-2287.The arts center will be open on Friday and Saturday during Thanksgiving weekend and, during regular hours, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and until 3 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is always free. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Next Up“This is the second time that Cal Breed has been chosen to create the Johnson Center’s Christmas ornament,” said Morgan Drinkard, Center director. “We chose him because he is a Alabama State Arts Council fellowship award winner and because the ornaments that he created for us three years ago were so popular.”The first ornament Breed created for the Johnson Center was, by request, a solid amber color.“For the 2012 ornament, we didn’t have a preference,” Drinkard said. “We left it up to Cal to do as he pleased and we couldn’t be happier with the selection. What he did for us are ornaments in a mix of colors and a variety of the mix. They are absolutely beautiful and each one is unique. When the light hits them, the color is even more amazing.” Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Book Nook to reopen Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Published 11:00 pm Thursday, November 22, 2012 Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarder Ornament on sale at Johnson Center Latest Storiescenter_img Drinkard said Breed created 100 ornaments for the Johnson Center and nearly half have been sold.“Those who buy early have a larger selection to choose from but any one of the ornaments is just as pretty as the other, just different colors,” Drinkard said.Although the ornaments are designed for the Christmas tree, they can be used year round.“Each ornament can be hung but they can be displayed in a variety of ways throughout the year,” Drinkard said. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Sponsored Content You Might Like Roll Eagle? Jeremy, Mandi and Paisley Davis will be sporting their favorite team’s colors on Saturday. The family says that even though… read more Johnson Center for the Arts Christmas ornaments have become a tradition for those who appreciate the fine arts and are looking for a unique and special way to say “Merry Christmas.”The arts center’s 2012 Christmas ornaments are the creative work of highly acclaimed hot glass artist Cal Breed of Orbix Hot Glass in Fort Payne. Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more