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In Memoriam: Edith Franklin

On Friday, August 31, Toledo-area ceramic artist Edith Franklin, who attended Harvey Littleton’s groundbreaking glass workshop at the Toledo Museum of Art in 1962, and played an starring role at several events at the 2012 Glass Art Society conference, died of complications related to cancer at the age of 89. Born in Toledo in 1922, Franklin became a prominent force in the area’s arts community taking numerous courses in ceramics and art at the Toledo Museum of Art. (pictured: Edith Franklin took part in the Glass Fashion Show at the Glass Art Society Toledo Conference in June.)

| Posted 12 Sep 10

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