W G Ball's are offering a 15% discount to members (except kilns and controllers) on all orders from now up to the conference and taken during the conference, normal carriage will be charged on orders unless collecting from the conference which is free.
Hobbycrafts Show Glasgow 2-5th March
The Leith Lapidary Club including our very own Dorothy Cockrell, and a few other Guild members will be present at Hobbycrafts in Glasgow this weekend and will be offering 'Have a go at Enamelling' sessions.
All conference packs were sent out by email on 28th February.
If anyone has not received theirs, please contact Jane Sheppard BUT please check your spam folder first.
If you'd like to know who else is on your workshop, the full delegate list can be downloaded from the Guild Documents Archive on the Members Menu. (Newton Rigg 2017 workshop list)
Sadly we won't be able to man a stand at this years Hobby Crafts, 16-19 March 2017 at the NEC Birmingham although we are hoping to be back there in 2018.
This is a way of promoting The Guild of Enamellers, with demonstrations, showing examples of members work and talking to the visitors. We need help to do this so if anyone would like to volunteer for either a full or half day, please do contact us.
Travel expenses are covered . And entry for volunteers is free.
This is a great opportunity to chat about enamelling, and also to look around the exhibition yourself.
For any members who haven't had their journal yet, here are details about Conference, the workshops and costs etc.
Processing of applications will begin on 30th December. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis, if a workshop is oversubscribed on day one a ballot will be held. The Conference Secretary is prepared to accept e-mail notification of workshop choice, but to hold the place this must be backed up by a completed application form and payment within 10 days.