GLASS - ガラスの星と花

... glass ornaments and decorations what I produced according to traditional Bohemia's instructions is in connection with my own view as contemporary artist...

Czech glass beads date back to ancient times. Currently, the Czech Republic is one of the leading bead producers in the world, especially of small seed beads. Czech beads, made of pressed glass, are renowned for their artistry, quality and variety.

ガラスの星と花 - Garasu no hoshi to hana

>>> just from CZECH GLASS BEADS / 

International awards - JAPAN - 2013

奨励賞 Incentive award
Nakaya Ukichiro Museum of Snow and Ice I-106 Ushiozu-machi, Kaga, Ishikawa 922-0411

Frozen Tears Of Motherland by RADKA MÜLLEROVÁ

...the photo 
from the gala award ceremony - Nov. 2, 2013