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.

Events

 

Rebecca Newham - Reflections 2

 Reflection

 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.

 Nancy Sutcliffe - Mirror     

   Mirror Mirror

   The solo show of Nancy Sutcliffe FGE will open on
   the 4th August 2016 at the Eisch Gallery in the
   beautiful Bavarian glass town of Frauenau, Germany.

   The show will feature new gilded and engraved work
   and runs until the 24th September 2016.
   Shown left is an image of Nancy’s new work.

   Please contact nancy@nancysutcliffe.co.uk for details.


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.

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 West Dean - 1st Engraving

WEST DEAN COLLEGE
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 www.westdean.org.uk/shortcourses 


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