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Beach combers as well as the occasional beachgoer have been bringing home sea glass for generations, but lately this exciting facet of beach combing has really soared in popularity. Here's why!
On this page we consider:
Learn About How to Find It, Best Beaches.
Jewelry, Arts, and Crafting
Colors, Rarity, Charts, and Grading Sea Glass
Finding Out More About Sea or Beach Glass
Information on sea or beach glass especially for you.
Our goal here at Odyssey is to provide you all the information you need to become a "mini" expert on this subject...and really enjoy the process!
When friends find out we have started a web business, the first thing they ask is:
Then again, when we begin to explain, many who have lived near the beach will recognize what we are talking about.
They just never knew that it had a name.
Or, they may have used different names for the colorful glass "rocks" that they found on beach.
Some other names for sea glass are:
You may be familiar with other names that may have been in the family's vacation vocabulary for years.
We're going to use different names on this page just to confuse you :) but they all just mean.. sea glass.
In the collecting section of OdysseySeaGlass.com, you learn about where to find "mermaid's tears" and why it is on certain beaches.
A lot more information on what sea or beach glass is is can be found here in this category. Read more...
If you live near a beach or are thinking of traveling to the beach, this is another popular question.
To help you with your search for a good beach for "sea pearls," we have dedicated a number of pages to beaches worldwide where sea-tumbled glass has been found by others.
We provide you guidelines for finding known beaches where beach glass has been found as well as a guide to finding your own special beach.
We encourage you to take a look. Also, we need your help to rate these beaches, as you will see, to help folks like you decide which beach you might want to visit first.
What can I make with my sea or beach glass? Ah, this is a very popular question! Why?
Because many folks who live near beaches and have picked up the beach glass over the years have jars, boxes, or drawers loaded with their colorful glass finds but REALLY want to make something with it....something that gets their loved seaglass out on display in an artistic and pleasing manner.
Or perhaps some simple projects to do with the kids and their prized beach collections.
This section of Odyssey Sea Glass focuses on what you can make with sea glass crafting or jewerly.
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Once you get really into learning about sea or beach glass, you start wanting to know:
Colors and More:
Who knows. Perhaps you have a super valuable collectible!