Grasshopper Weathervane Restoration Project with Green Glass Bug Eyes

Posted by Megan Petersen on

One of the many exciting things that the handmade glass eyes from are use for is antique restoration projects. It's so cool to see original dolls, metal works, and more from decades ago brought back to life with a new set of shimmering, vivid irises.

To add a new touch of depth and character to his weather vane restoration project, William from Summerville, SC added a pair of these bright, shiny green robber fly compound insect glass eyes.

glass bug eyes antique restoration project

The final results are excellent.

restored weather vane grasshopper with glass insect eyes

Whether it's a metal sculpture, weather vane, customized art doll, or more, you can find a huge variety of glass eyes in the numerous collections here at New eye designs are added frequently, and exciting project ideas such as this one give us the inspiration to keep coming up with more!

If you have a project you've completed using our glass eye designs, we'd love to see it! Send us your pictures and/or videos to so we can share!

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