Learn about, enjoy, and explore the fascinating world of paperweights with the New England Paperweight Collectors' Association.

Through meetings and selected special events, NEPCA provides people with an interest in paperweights the opportunity to learn about these works of art and meet others with similar interests.


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Membership Benefits
Whether you are just learning about paperweights or are already an advanced collector, NEPCA will enhance your experience.

  • 2 meetings a year featuring educational programs by leading authorities, paperweight makers and others (lunch included)

  • Meet and discuss paperweights with paperweight artists and other enthusiasts

  • Field trips to museums, artist studios and exhibits

  • Emails of upcoming paperweight auctions, shows and conventions and paperweight news

  • Private Facebook group and a Facebook page

  • Buy and sell paperweights at meetings

Meetings and special events feature:

  • Presentations by paperweight artists brought to us from all over the world, showcasing examples of their work, augmented by audio visual materials

  • Panel discussions of experts and/or experienced paperweight collectors

  • Demonstrations of techniques of paperweight making

  • Tours of paperweight displays and glass objects

  • Meet and compare notes with fellow collectors and glass artists

  • View and handle a wide variety of antique and contemporary glass paperweights at our meetings

  • Opportunity to add to your collection from onsite paperweight dealers

  • Lunch included with program


The yearly cost of membership is $25.00 per person and $40.00 per family.

JOIN NEPCA (Click to download membership form)