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Ex-Auroran doing well in Marble Craft
May 4, 2011 - The Aurora Advocate
Former Aurora, Ohio resident Carl Fisher is turning some heads in the marble-making world. Fisher moved to southern California two years ago and is featured in a recently released book titled "Marble Mania" by Stanley Block. Fisher's marbles appear on Page 183 and on the back cover...
Find Your Marbles at the 2010 Orange County Show
March 13, 2010 - Today's Vintage
Can you imagine paying hundreds or even thousands of dollars for a marble? Many would think you had lost yours. The problem is that collectors can't find (or afford) the real thing. But there is hope, marble replicas can be used as placeholders until the real ones come along. Enter Carl Fisher...
Record Attendance at the 2009 Orange County Marble Show
April 2, 2009 - Antique Trader
Fisher's attendance at his first marble show in California sparks national attention and gets him top billing.
The record-breaking attendance was partially due to several of the best contemporary marble artists being on hand, including...
The Medium is the Marble
March 1, 2009 - The Californian
Collectors are scooping up the local artist's clay marbles. The "Marble Man", a recent transplant from Ohio,
explains the importance of a placeholder, Fisher uses an analogy of baseball card collectors and coin collectors...
Marbles: Stars of the Show in New Philadelphia
February 5, 2008 - The Cleveland Plain Dealer
You can walk into the Buckeye Marble Show on Saturday for free...
but you'll need $1,000 if you want to leave with a rare Navarre glass marble...
or $25 for a colorful contemporary marble created by Aurora artist Carl Fisher...
Lost Your Marbles? Valley Native Can Create New Ones
February 3, 2008 - The Youngstown Vindicator
A front page story in the Entertainment section regards Fisher as being
one of the most highly collected contemporary marble artists in the country...
Other publications featuring stories on Carl Fisher Marbles include:
The Collector! Network - December 2009. Story and photos.
Farm and Dairy - June 2008. Story and photos
Record Publishing Newspapers - June 21, 2008. Front Page story.
The Akron Beacon Journal - July 12, 2007. Front Page of the Arts and Living Section.
Inside Business - March 2007. Full page article highlighting Fisher's talents.
Northern Ohio Live Magazine - February 2007. Feature story.
Aurora Advocate - January 31, 2007. Front page Story and photos.