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.

Overseas Members Online Exhibition and Competition 2018
- The winner by public vote was Ivana Zivkovic's piece "Feather" 

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LM - Lay member    CM - Craft member    AFGE - Associate fellow    FGE - Fellow


     
 
1  Akemi Adams - Delicate but often unappreciated
Akemi Adams AFGE
Japan
Delicate but often unappreciated
Large green goblet
19x13cm
Hand line engraved

       
2  Majiec Dyszkiewicz - Amazonia
Majiec Dyszkiewicz CM Poland
Amazonia
Cylinder 30x13cm

Stone & diamond wheel engraved
   
       
3  Majiec Dyskiewicz - Oceanic
Majiec Dyszkiewicz CM Poland
Oceanic
Cylinder 30x10cm
Stone & diamond wheel engraved
         
4  Dominic Fonde - Prime Minister's Question Time.........Photo: Yasutaka Akane

Dominic Fonde AFGE
Japan
Prime Minister's Question Time
Sheet glass panel 43x25cm
Drill engraved

       
5  Matteo Segoso - Scuola Grand San Marco Facade

Matteo Seguso AFGE  Italy
Scuola Grande San Marco Facade
Clear glass block 

65x50cm
Fixed lathe
       
6  Wilma van Rees - Self portrait
Wilma van Rees CM
Netherlands
Self Portrait
Tile 10x10cm

Diamond wheel
         
7  Julian Cole - Gaelic blessing

Julian Cole AFGE
France
Gaelic blessing 
Panel 46x72cm

Drill engraved
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8  Julian Cole - Sun Window
Julian Cole AFGE
France
Sun Window
Window
Flexible drive
       
9  Julian Cole - Vinum bonum......Glass: Dartington
Julian Cole AFGE
France
Vinum bonum
Decanter 20x24cm
Flexible drive
        
10  Reiko Nojima - Beer leaves
Reiko Nojima CM
Japan
Beer Leaves
Pendant 1-2cm

wheel engraving
         
11  Nancy Arthur-McGehee - Blueberry Honeybee

Nancy Arthur-McGehee  CM
USA
Blueberry honeybee
Perfume bottle 11x22x7cm
Abrasive blast & drill

       
12  Nancy Arthur-McGehee - Message on four bottles
Nancy Arthur-McGehee  CM
USA
Message on four bottles
Recycled olive oil bottles 34x11cm
Abrasive blast & drill
         
13  Lisabeth Sterling - A rapidly beating heart
Lisabeth Sterling FGE
USA
A rapidly beating heart
Vessel 35x23x9.5cm
Transparent cameo handheld micrometer
       14  Lisabeth Sterling - A big gulp and a tiny sip Lisabeth Sterling FGE
USA
A big gulp and a tiny sip
Vessel 28x14.5x14.5cm
Transparent cameo handheld micrometer
       
15  Lisabeth Sterling - What you going to do, a pup's gotta chew

Lisabeth Sterling FGE
USA
What you going to do, a pup's gotta chew
Vessel 30x15x15cm

Transparent cameo handheld micrometer

       
16  Magda Biris - Night sky with astro signs

Magda Biris CM
Romania
Night sky with astro signs
Optical glass cube

8x8cm 
Drill engraved

        
17  Susan Bloch - Flight III  
Susan Bloch CM
USA
Flight III
Panel 34x38x14cm
Sand carved glass
       
18  Susan Bloch - DragonFly Man
Susan Bloch CM
USA
DragonFly man
Panel 34x38x14cm
Sand carved glass
drill engraved, colour
     
19  Susan Bloch - Swept away
Susan Bloch CM
USA
Swept Away
Panel 34x38x14cm

Sand carving, drill engraving and polishing . Colour
       
20  Greg Sullivan - Unicorn Carousel

Greg Sullivan AFGE
Ireland
Unicorn carousel
Centrepiece 
30x40cm
Copper wheel/diamond point
     
21  Ivana Zivkovic - Feather
Ivana Zivkovic AFGE
Serbia
Feather
Glass panel on stainless steel stand
160x47cm
Stipple & flexible drive
       
22  Vanessa Cavallero - To Infinity

Vanessa Cavallero CM
Italy
To Infinity
Glass panel 50x36cm
Stone
         
23  Hiroko Shoami - Tiger
Hiroko Shoami CM
Japan
Tiger
Ornament 30x20x10cm
Diamond point engraving
     
24  Hiroko Shoami - Buddhist image
Hiroko Shoami CM
Japan
Buddhist image
Ornament

Diamond point engraving
      
25  Cecile Derel - Pacific sea nettles

Cecile Derel LM
USA
Pacific sea nettles
24x28x8cm
Drill
     
26  Margot Thigpen - Celaphods, Octopus and Medua Triptych

Margot Thigpen CM
USA
Celaphods, Octopus & Medua triptych
Illuminated triptych panels  50x20cm
Deep carve, handheld micromotor 

      
27  Margot Thigpen - Cyprus
Margot Thigpen CM
USA
Cyprus
Vase 20x20cm
Deep carve and cut , handheld micromotor
       
28  Pavlina Cambalova - Doves

Pavlina Cambalova FGE
Czech republic
Doves
Vase 15x17cm
Graal technique

      
29  Pavlina Cambalova - Sleeping
Pavlina Cambalova FGE
Czech republic
Sleeping
Object 30x70
Engraved overlaid glass, hot formed
       
30  Pavlina Cambalova - Nest
Pavlina Cambalova FGE
Czech republic
Nest
Object 30x25x20cm
Carved opaline
      
31  Ami Kitsuda - Summer morning - Momiji
Ami Kitsuda AFGE
Japan
Summer morning - Momiji
Vase 10x10x9cm
Drill engraving
      
32  Ami Kitsuda - Tomorrow - olive

Ami Kitsuda AFGE
Japan
Tomorrow - olive
Tumbler 8x8x9cm
Drill engraving

      33  Mary Mullaney - Sea turtles Mary Mullaney CM 
USA
Sea turtles
Bowl 41x22cm
Sand carving (sandblasting)
     
34  Mary Mullaney - Night moth
Mary Mullaney CM
USA
Night moth III
Vessel 33x22cm

Sand carving (sandblasting)

       
35  Diane Lynch - Stag

Diane Lynch LM
USA
Stag

Flat glass  25x20cm
Drill