A U.S. Coast Guard captain wanted to give a few of his men a parting gift. He picked a pilsner glass and engraved each of his men's correct ranking (the stars at the top of the anchor tell you so) and personalized a step further with their name. It made quite an impression on them.
Annie Buthorn has a BFA in Graphic Design from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. She traveled to Santa Fe, NM and was taught by the very best in the glass etching business, Ruth Dobbins of Professional Glass Consultants. In 2010 she opened Crystal Swan Etchings, taking pride in etching all different kinds of glass mediums.