Acadian Glassworks was established by glass artist Ben Moreau in 2016. Ben sought to develop new and innovative products for the glass industry as he transition from a full time social work job to full time glassblower. He established partnerships with local Maine companies to bring high heat fabric based products to market. Ben began to further explore the use of synthetic opals in glass and selling these opals. wanted to spend more time melting glass he quickly began making and selling crushed opal glass tube and rod to the borosilicate glass industry.
Today Crushed Opal Tube and Rod are the main focus of production at Acadian Glassworks. With a team of glassblowers and other talent, Acadian Glassworks is an industry leader in producing high quality crushed opal tube and rod that is used by glass artists globally. We are continually pushing forward to bring new and innovative products to market while we focus on bringing the best crushed opal tube and rod to artists and glass suppliers world wide.