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Be our Member of the Month

We’re looking for SGS members to feature in our new ‘member of the month’ promotion on Facebook and Instagram (and Twitter once we can reclaim that account). Every Monday we will be featuring images of a member’s work, their, workspace and / or their process, along with profiling the artist and pointing people to their […]

Welcoming our SGS@40 Project Co-ordinators!

We’re celebrating the start of our 40th anniversary year by welcoming our new SGS @ 40 project co-ordinators on board, thanks to support from the Creative Scotland Open Project Fund. Tracey Kelly and Karen Shaw from creative agency Vis a Vis will be working with members across the country to create a programme of exhibitions and artists talks celebrating both the rich history […]

Project Management Contract Opportunities at SGS

We are delighted to announce that Creative Scotland have awarded us funding for the ‘SGS @ 40’ project which will celebrate the work of the Scottish Glass Society and its members over the last 40 years and endeavour to establish a firm foundation for the future of the Society. We are advertising 2 contracts: A […]

Can anyone lend kiln facilities for a few weeks?

We are a group of 5th year pupils trying to find a kiln to use for a school Young Enterprise project. We are looking to slump glass bottles to make snack trays and boards. We are based in Edinburgh so are looking for somewhere fairly nearby. We are also looking to purchase kiln paper and […]

Handmade Edinburgh 2018

We are excited to invite you to the third edition of Handmade Edinburgh. Handmade Edinburgh 2018 will take place from Friday 10 – Sunday 12 August 2018 at the elegant Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. We welcome applications from individual makers, groups and galleries of contemporary craft working in the following disciplines: furniture, metal, ceramics, glass, […]

artmag

SGS members are invited to submit a small selection of hi-res images of their work for possible inclusion in Artmag …. It is editorial, for which there is no charge. For more info or to send images contact Ian Sclater –  editor@artmag.co.uk

The Glass Society Awards 2018

The Glass Art Society Announces 2018 Award Recipients January 16, 2018–The Glass Art Society (GAS) is pleased to announce the selection of its 2018 award recipients.  These awards honor and acknowledge individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the development of the glass arts worldwide. The Awards will be received at the Opening Ceremonies of the […]