September 2018

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September Newsletter

Hang on tight, we have exciting announcements and updates this month! Keep scrolling to find out what we’ve been up to and what we’re looking forward to.


Join Us in Indy

You’re invited! Don’t miss IKONICS Imaging at The NBM Show – Indianapolis this week on Sept 13-15, 2018 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Enjoy sandcarving demos all day in Booth #808 with Darin Jones, Andy Hromatka, and Peter Norman. Take sandcarving to the next level and join us in the classroom with, “Profits, Potential & Possibilities with Sandcarving,” on Friday, September 14 from 10-11am. Don’t forget, take advantage of the Free NBM Show Invite and register today.

>> Register Now


California is Calling Your Name

Register Now! We’re headed to sunny California on October 5-6, 2018. Don’t miss this Two-Day Sandcarving Seminar in Brea, CA! Day One is at the Brea Community Center and Day Two is at our manufacturing facility Media Blast & Abrasive, Inc. This seminar is designed for basic to intermediate skill-levels and will cover the full sandcarving process from A to Z. Register now, seats are filling up!

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Introducing our NEW Quick Image Exposure Unit

Are you overwhelmed with expensive metal-halide bulbs that require regular replacements, run at high temperatures and require startup and cool down time? IKONICS Imaging has a solution, the NEW Quick Image tabletop exposure unit. Our Quick Image units deliver fast, uniform and high resolution exposures using long lasting LED light strips, which will reduce your set up times, energy costs and overall cost of ownership. Available in two sizes!

>> View Quick Image Exposure Units


Give the Gift of Personalization

Whether you’re honoring a loved one or celebrating what’s to come, Lake Superior Glass has you covered. Lake Superior Glass offers stunning designs and ready-to-ship inventory. Browse our full line of crystal and glass gifts, including Glass Mirror FramesCrystal Ornaments, and Paperweights. Give the gift of personalization!

 >> Shop Lake Superior Glass Gifts


Crystal Vases You’ll Love

Decorative vases add visual interest to any room. As summer changes to fall, bring the flowers indoors with one of our beautiful crystal vases from our affordably priced LSG HollowWare line. Showcase personalized inscriptions or etched logos, resulting in sophisticated, high-quality keepsakes to give and to treasure.

 >> Shop LSG HollowWare Crystal Vases


How Much Air Do You Need?

One of the questions that repeatedly comes up in sandcarving is, “How much compressed air do I need to run a sandcarver?” Robert Robinson from MediaBlast & Abrasive, Inc. draws from four decades of experience in the sandblast machinery manufacturing industry to address this common question.

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Don’t Miss Us on Facebook Live

We share tips and tricks throughout the month on Facebook. Watch the next Facebook Live video for a chance to comment on a topic you would like us to cover.Update the following settings to receive notifications when we are live!

Facebook Mobile App: Go to our page. Click the “Following” button. Turn “Get Notifications” to on. Under “Edit Notification Settings”, choose “Standard”.

Facebook on a Desktop: Go to our page. Click the dropdown arrow next to “Following”. Click the pencil icon next to “Notifications”. Choose “Standard”.