- 4 panel width display stand for sale. Good condition, black one side, very pale soft grey on the other side. All complete with 2 carrying bags. Price £150, collect, (or carriage could be arranged, price on application.)
- 2 Wooden Ikea stools - reduced height. Price £10 each Collect.
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
Please also pass this information on to any colleagues who may be interested.
Applications are invited for The Guild of Enamellers 2018 Bursary Award. This prestigious award, which is now attracting record numbers of applicants, has a prize fund worth more than £1000 and is a wonderful opportunity for new enamellers to showcase their enamelling skills.
Deadline for applications is 31st July 2017 and all applications are made digitally through the website. (from the main menu on the left)
Due to the generosity of our sponsors, the Award winner will have a free place at the Guild of Enamellers Conference in April 2018 (sponsored by WG Ball Ltd.) with the opportunity to exhibit their work and enter for a range of awards. The prize fund also includes free editorial and promotion in craft&design online and the Guild’s journal and website; tools & equipment from Vitrum Signum and Proops Bros. Ltd; membership of both the Guild and the British Society of Enamellers; sample enamel sets courtesy of Milton Bridge Ceramic Colours Ltd; access to the extensive Guild library and a set of Guild teaching DVDs. The award is worth in excess of £1,000.
We are grateful to craft&design online, WG Ball Ltd (enamel manufacturer & suppliers), Vitrum Signum (enamel suppliers), Proops Bros. Ltd (tools supplier), Milton Bridge Ceramic Colours Ltd (enamel manufacturers) and The British Society of Enamellers for sponsoring the 2018 award. Their sponsorship is pivotal in allowing the Guild to support up and coming enamellers and ensuring that young enamellers are nurtured and promoted in this challenging and demanding medium.
Further information can be obtained by contacting the Bursary Secretary -
As a member of the Guild of Enamellers, you are invited to attend New Designers 2017 this summer as a complimentary guest.
New Designers is the UK’s leading exhibition for emerging design, bringing 3,000 of the year’s most promising graduates together from over 180 of the country’s best craft and design courses. Based at the Business Design Centre in Islington, the show offers a unique opportunity to meet and recruit the best new designers, discover new talent, and see new products and emerging trends first hand.
Your complimentary invitation will be issued as an eticket, which will give you one time access to the show on any one of the following days:
Part 1: 29 June – 01 July
Disciplines presented: Textiles, fashion, jewellery & contemporary design crafts.
Part 2: 06 – 08 July 2017
Disciplines presented: Furniture, product, interiors, illustration, animation & graphic design.
To register for your complimentary invitation, just visit www.newdesigners.com/guestinvitation and enter unique code NDGUEST69
Capacity is limited, so please register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
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Get your helmets on. And no, they didn't have horns!
This is at the Roskilde museum in Denmark and is the reconstruction of the 30 metre warship, Skuldelev 2, built near Dublin in 1042 by Scandinavian boatbuilders.
- Ann Jones
- Teresa Kent
Fred Barnes Highly Commended:
Kenneth Benton Award:
Winner – Laura Selway
Highly Commended – Irene Pentelow
Peter Wolfe Cloisonne Cup:
Winner – Katrine West
Highly Commended – Sally Davis
The Painting Award:
Winner – Marion Edwards
Highly Commended – Maggie Cundy
The Rachel Gogerly Memorial Award:
The Chairman’s Rose Bowl:
Winner – Karen Moon
Highly Commended – Christine Williams
Judith Harris Young People’s Award:
Under 18: Charlotte Ball
Under 16: Winner - Sam Heneghan Highly commended – Cerys Manning
Under 11: Daniel Ball
Guild of Enamellers’ Bursary Award 2017
The Guild of Enamellers is delighted to announce Emily Higham as the 2017 winner of their annual Bursary Award. Emily, who recently graduated from Edinburgh College of Art with a BA (Hons) Jewellery and Silversmithing, was introduced to enamelling in the 2nd year of her degree programme and experimented with a variety of techniques before being drawn to the sgraffito technique. The Bursary Award will allow Emily to build on her enamelling and jewellery making skills whilst setting up her studio and further developing the “hive” theme.
The Guild is extremely grateful to joint sponsors The British Society of Enamellers, W G Ball Ltd, craft&design Magazine, Milton Bridge Ceramic Colours and Vitrum Signum for supporting the Bursary Award. The prize packages will encourage Emily and the runners-up (Hannah Duncan, Josefina Martinez and Leah Wadey) to further develop their enamelling skills and exploration of the medium within the supportive networks offered.
Both the Guild of Enamellers and the British Society of Enamellers will offer membership, support and networking opportunities to all the applicants as they pursue their enamelling journey.
Bursary applications for the 2018 Award will be available online (www.guildofenamellers.org) from April 2017.