Congratulations to all the winners of the 2022 Shard of the Year Contest! North American Sea Glass Association judges gave out Honorable Mention ribbons to stellar submissions, selected winners in 12 categories, and awarded Overall Beauty/Best of Show to Bryna Darling at the North American Sea Glass Festival in Ohio on May 22, 2022.
🔼 Overall Beauty/Best of Show: Bryna Darling
🔼 2022 Shard of the Year Contest Winners
🔼 Historical: Tarah Nicole
🔼 Art Glass: Marcy Orr Berger, Marble: Cheryl Ann Fisher, Button: Angie Battig
🔼 Frosted Bottle: Michael Wright, Bottle Stopper: Connie Simons, Figural: Larry White
🔼 Ceramic: Larry White, Most Unusual: Barbara G. Smith, Toy: Melissa Doak
🔼 Vendor Entry: Anne Marie Johnson
View winners of past beachcombing contests:
- North American Sea Glass Festival Shard of the Year 2021
- Mermaid Tears Seaglass Festival Photo Contest Winners 2021
- Sanibel Shell Show Photo Contest 2021
- Beachcombing Magazine Seashell Photo Contest 2022
- Virtual Beachcombing Festival Photo Contest Winners 2020
Learn what judges are looking for in sea glass contests in You be the judge: The inside scoop on sea glass contests.
Founded in 2005, NASGA is a non-profit organization supporting sea glass collectors and the sea glass community with festivals, information, educational opportunities, and more. The primary goal of NASGA is to establish a community of informed collectors and sellers of sea and beach glass that are educated on the characteristics and significance of genuine sea glass.