If you need schooling on Victorian-era pressed glass tableware aka EAPG (Early American Pattern Glass) aka Pattern Glass, this is the place. Tuition-free and taught by 'granny', this online curriculum includes key patterns, forms, and types of glass, plus a timeline and a section on pattern glass factories. There's also an extensive section called 'Lessons about EAPG'.
In this interview, Elaine Henderson discusses the history and varieties of Early American Pattern Glass (EAPG), and gives advice to new collectors. Elaine's Pattern Glass School is a member of our Hall of Fame. Read more »