Memorial Ash Glass Pieces

SALT glass offer both human and animal ash inclusion services so that any life form can be memorialised in glass. Including cremated ash into handmade glass is a perfect way to remember a loved one or pet.

For many years we have offered families memorial ash glass services and due to its popularity we are now offering this online. For further information please see the below links:


‘Thank you for the paperweights. They arrived today and they are fantastic – a very precious way to help remember my son’
‘I struggled for ages with how to take my uncles cremated ashes into Italy. The beads that you made have not only solved the problem, but they are really beautiful’
‘We are absolutely delighted with the outcome. Thank you so much’

Memorial Ash Paperweight


Our expert glassmakers respectfully mix a small amount of cremated ash with a chosen colour glass and encapsulated the ash in the glass to make a wonderful lasting memory.

How to order

Colour options

Select how many items you would like to order to the cart and then checkout.


Please select your colour preference from the below when ordering. We then add with a hint of white glass along with the ash you post.

Red (no stock)

Apples orders do not have a colour preference but made with various greens and soft red colours.

If you cannot find the perfect colour choice, please email us to discuss. We also offer Glass bowls and bespoke glass.

Engraving is available, please call for more information. The paperweight can be engraved on the top, bottom or around the side as you prefer.

Each piece is handcrafted and may differ slightly from the image shown. To complete the order go to the checkout process on the website and pay.

Ash Delivery

  1. Put  your ash into a clean plastic bag. We require one heap table spoon amount of ash per glass item.
  2. Please enclose with the ash a print out of your order or cover letter with the order number, name and delivery address.
  3. Please then post to SALT glass  by Royal Signed for Delivery or other signed for postal service.
  4. SALT  glass studios, Studio 24Roundtree Close, Norwich, Norfolk, NR7 8SX

Once we complete the glass making we return the finished glass to you by prepaid  Royal Mail Signed for Delivery.

This is a bespoke service so may take approx 6-8 weeks.

Memorial Ash Paperweight Course


SALT glass offer families the unique experience of creating themselves a glass paperweight using cremated ash as a perfect way to remember a loved one or pet.

Our expert glassmakers teach families how to mix a small amount of cremated ash with a chosen colour glass to make a wonderful glass paperweight as a lasting memory.

To order purchase the courses online and then contact SALT to book a course date.

Once courses are booked families bring human and animal ash in a clean plastic bag to the studio. We require approx a teaspoon full of ash for each paperweight. Please contact SALT for further information.

Please see Terms & Conditions.

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Please contact SALT Glass for Memorial Glass enquiries.