South Carolina

BottlesUp Introduces Reusable Glass Water Bottle with Lowest Carbon Footprint in the Industry

TEDx San Miguel de Allende 2012

BottlesUp Glass was a proud sponsor of the TED x talk here in San Miguel de Allende last weekend, and we donated bottles to the speakers. Our gift was particularly appropriate because our very first prototype bottles were handblown here in San Miguel de Allende, and because Laurel has been spending 10 days a month here for the last 3 years managing a large residential construction and stained glass project.

TEDx San Miguel de Allende 2012

Following the huge success of TEDxSanMigueldeAllende 2010 and 2011, which broke records on the TEDx channel with the most watched TEDx talk, on November 3, 2012 TEDxSanMigueldeAllende presented its third conference, entitled Renacimiento.
There was a strong variety of perspectives and passions from both national and international change makers. It’s all about ideas worth spreading…
The speakers included:
tedxsanmigueldeallende.com/en/2012-speakers/

The May River

If there’s one thing we like beside glass, it’s water.  Here are a couple of photos of the May River taken a few steps from our studios in Bluffton.  Who wouldn’t be inspired by colors and scenery like this?

The May River, Sunset

Sunset on the May RiverMoon rise over the May River.

A Traveler’s Perspective on Bluffton, South Carolina

We love living in Bluffton, S.C. – it’s located right along the coast near Hilton Head and along the May River. Our studios are right along the May River, a near perfect inspiration for our art. Recently, travel expert Eric Hastings to tour our hometown for brief tour. Check it out.

And if you’re ever in Hilton Head, send us an email and step over to Bluffton and say hello. We’ll take you on a tour of our hometown, our studios and the community of artists thriving here.