About the Artist
Local to Western Massachusetts, artist Ed Branson has been making and selling glass since 1984. Producing both functional and sculptural glass objects, Ed combines nature's colors and forms with the limitless qualities of glass to make beautiful works of art. Ed's use of gorgeous glass colors such as ruby, amber, emerald green, and blue has an instant appeal to many people looking for a simple, yet interesting hand blown piece. Ed's glass is represented by some of the most prestigious galleries throughout the U.S. He has also received a number of honors including the North American Glass Award in both 2002 and 2004, and was a Niche Award Finalist in 2004.