Guild of Glass Engravers

The Guild provides an insight into contemporary Glass Engraving. It aims to promote the highest standards of glass engraving.The website contains techniques, a gallery of members engraved glass, where to see it and where to learn to engrave.


S Snaddon-Polo players Events 

   Guild of Glass Engravers Conference and Annual
   General Meeting
   Saturday  15th October  10.15 am - 4.00 pm
   Artworkers Guild, 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury,
   London, WC1N 3AR.

   During the day there will also be presentations by our
   Fellow member Sandra Snaddon (11.00 am) and the
   brilliantly talented stone and slate carver Robyn Golden-
   Hann (2.15 pm)

   Members :         £25.50   )  Price includes teas, coffees,
   Non-members:  £30.00   )  biscuits and sandwiches

   Although the AGM (1.15 - 2.15) is for members only, we
   very much hope that as many members of the public as
   possible will attend the conference.

   Tickets may be purchased on the door. If you do wish to
   attend could you please email the Guild Administrator on


Rebecca Newham - Reflections 2


   Salisbury Cathedral, Wiltshire
   1st August 2016 - 6th November 2016
   9am - 5pm

   Nine international glass artists from as far afield as
   New Zealand have been invited to respond to our
   magnificent iconic Cathedral.

   Our stained glass windows reflect different periods in
   history, but the uniting medium and colour palate
   permeates the vaulted space with special significance.
   This exhibition wishes to explore contemporary glass
   sculpture and installations within this tradition and
   offers us an opportunity to look at ourselves and reflect.

    S Burne - Cuboids  

   Exhibition of Engraved Glass 
   Red House Glass Cone, Wordsley, Stourbridge DY8 4AZ
 Sunday 23rd October 2016 - Friday 13th January 2017 
   Mon-Fri   10am – 3pm      Sat & Sun:   11am – 4pm

   The Guild of Glass Engravers will be holding an
   exhibition of engraved glass at the Red House Glass
   Cone in Stourbridge in the run-up to Christmas.

   The exhibition will feature work by members of the
   Stourbridge & Midlands Branch and the South West
   Branch of the Guild.  There will be plenty of lovely
   work on display from some very talented engravers,
   together with a range of smaller items such as Christmas
   decorations.  Most of the work will be for sale.

   The exhibition will also include a retrospective
   display of stipple engraving by the late Doug Burgess. 


Bowes 2016 flier

   Echoes of Light

   Exhibition of Engraved Glass by the Northern Branch
   at Bowes Museum
, Barnard Castle, Co Durham.

   30 July  to 30 October 2016

   There will in the region of 60 engraved exhibits on display
   showing a wide variety of engraving styles and glass types.

   There will be Have a Go sessions on the 24 September
   and 22 October and demonstrations at weekends.


 West Dean - 1st Engraving

Short Course
31st October - 2nd November 2016
Small Scale Printing from Engraved Glass
Tutor: Katharine Coleman

Using water-based inks on fine Japanese paper, 
prints up to about postcard size can be taken from 
intaglio and/or relief engraved glass 

(drill, wheel or deeper sandblast). Glass engravers 
may bring their existing work or make work
specifically for prints.

This course is aimed at existing glass engravers
and printmakers or glass artists familiar with
engraving techniques.

Further info