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2021 Winner Announced

Manufacturing Day Student Design Challenge Winner.  WVUIE and Blenko logos.  Visual of a blue suncatcher with a crayfish drawn in the center with a pencil.  Artist is Charlie Gaull, Gradde 7.

Congratulations to Charlie Gaull who submitted the winning design to the WVUIE and Blenko Glass inagural Student Design Challenge!

In an effort to inspire WV students to learn more about careers in manufacturing, the WVU Industrial Extension and Blenko Glass created a Student Design Challenge. Students had the opportunity to create a design and one lucky student had their design selected and will be made into a custom-made Blenko Glass piece of art! 
Congratulations to Charlie Gaull on his Blue Crayfish Suncatcher design!  We will be sharing the design process and finished piece over the next couple of weeks.

To see all of the wonderful designs that were submitted, please view our 2021 Lookbook.