Glass and ceramics

The “Leśna Glassworks” in Szklarska Poręba

Szklarska Poręba is a town, which is picturesquely set in the Kamienna river valley on the border line of the Karkonosze and the Izera Mountains. Since the medieval times, the local area had been an excellent place with fantastic conditions for the glass-making development. There were plenty of spring waters, a wood and a quartz – the essential materials inevitable in glass production...