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May

Turn a loved ones ashes into stained glass orbs

Having to say goodbye to a loved one is a difficult process. How one person decides to have their remains handled may seem strange to some; in the end, it is a personal thing. However, if you’re considering cremation, turning ashes into stained glass orbs is an artful way of keeping your loved ones memory alive.

Turn a loved ones ashes into stained glass orbs

Traditionally cremated remains are placed into an urn, but Artful Ashes has created a unique way of helping you get through the process of grieving. The Seattle-based company simply requires a spoonful of ashes, which they then use to create beautiful glass orbs of your loved ones. Combined with a custom blend of jewel-toned colours, the ashes float in a swirl inside the glass like the tail of a comet, making a beautiful, lasting memorial.

The idea is not for everyone, but some people believe that keeping an urn of ashes on the mantle to be a bit morbid. Yet, some find the idea of turning ashes into stained glass orbs to be a comforting and beautiful way to memorialize the person they’ve lost.

Turn a loved ones ashes into stained glass orbs

Other artful options for dealing with cremated remains are using them into create a painting or turning them into a certified diamond. You can even send them out with a bang by turning them into fireworks. Scroll down to view more examples of these stunning memorials. And visit their website to find out more.

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Source: http://www.wherecoolthingshappen.com/beautiful-way-say-goodbye/

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

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