Best of Show, ICFF, Javits Center NYC

Best in Show, Panoply Fine Arts Festival

2nd Place in Overall Competition Notional Veterans Creative Award

‘Best in Glass’, Tulsa International May Fest, Tulsa, OK

2nd Place in overall competition, Firefly International Arts Competition

Jurors Choice Award, Firefly International Arts Competition; D-Dip

Best in Show for Veterans Administration National Recommendation, Tucson, AZ

Curators Choice Award for Washington Pavilion Arts Night, Sioux Falls, SD

Best in Show for ‘Giga’, Boca Raton, FL

Guest artist at Diane’s Artisan’s Gallery, Lawrence, KS

Marcia Evans Gallery, Columbus, OH

Group Glass Exhibition, Upper Arlington Public Library, Upper Arlington, OH

Group Exhibition, The Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel, Columbus, OH

’Shocked’ Solo Showing, Haley Gallery, New Albany, OH

“Windows of Idea, The Art of Sculptured Hand Blown Glass”

Washington Pavilion, Solo Glass Exhibit, Sioux Falls, SD

‘Turquoise’, Tohono Chul Park, Tucson, AZ

Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Group Showing, Tucson, AZ

Glass Showing at the Max Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Demonstration of Techniques at Glass Axis, Columbus, OH

‘Giga’, Juried Show, Boca Raton, FL

‘Video Volando’, Glass Flying, Tucson Int. Airport, Tucson, AZ

Johnson Fundraiser, St. Louis, MO : Group Glass Exhibit

Washington Pavilion Arts Night, Sioux Falls, SD

Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ : Student art exhibitions
Pima County Fair Grounds, Tucson, AZ : Mixed Media Juries Show



Our company is product-line oriented, providing a diversified selection that remains customize-able to fit your specific project needs.


Each work of art is American-made art glass hand crafted from the highest-quality materials to ensure true, vibrant colors. We offer hundreds of color options, from fiery to tranquil, to complement any decor.


Custom works from Doug Frates Glass, often created at the request of designers and hospitality industry representatives, can be the perfect fit for any project. Colors, sizes, shapes and other details can be incorporated into one piece or dozens, depending on your needs. We encourage submissions of design boards, photos, drawings, color palettes, fabric swatches, paint samples or any other information that will help us understand your vision for custom-designed glass artworks. We promise to walk through the ordering process with you to ensure your satisfaction.


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