Dave and Kim Maul have been doing business in Michigan for over 30 years. Specializing in Fine Hand made Mouth-Blown Christmas Ornaments that are produced in Hope, Michigan. These distinctive glass collectibles are made from fine crystal and glass rod colors from all over the world. Kim Maul is a professional musician turned Glassblower. She has learned glassblowing from her husband David who is a Master Scientific Glass Blower. He has been a glassblower since 1969. Kim has been making Christmas ornaments for 23 years experimenting with design and color and quality. Glassblowing, she has learned, is a lot like music,: both require practice, practice, practice! Our ornaments are considered Lamp-Working, done with a torch or crossfires, made from lead crystal and Pyrex tubing. Working with hand pulled colors . These colored rods are used to decorate the surface of the hot glass, then the piece is blown into an ornament. Lamp-Working is a glass blowing technique that dates back to the 16th century, when heat for softening glass rods was developed by blowing air through the flame of a wick lamp. Hope Glass Works offers a good selection of styles and shapes and colors. Friday & Saturday, 10:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm-4:00 pm & 5:00 pm-7:00 pm. Sunday, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm.