YOUNGSTOWN — Mahoning Valley Historical Society will debut “The Art of the Glassblower” in its monthly Bites and Bits of History video presentation at noon today.
George W. Johnson, an author and Christmas antiques collector, will cover the history and techniques of glass-blown holiday ornaments and decorations.
Johnson has been collecting antique Christmas decorations for more than 30 years and is a member of the Golden Glow of Christmas Past, a club for enthusiasts of Christmas memorabilia. He is a retired elementary and middle school teacher who specializes in working with talented and gifted students in Southern Local Schools near Logan, Ohio.
The presentation will be available on MVHS’ YouTube channel.For more information about the Bites and Bits of History programs, click here.