Glass events taking place around Scotland

Glass Nexus Forum 2019

North Lands Creative in Lybster is Europe’s leading educational glass facilities and one of the world’s most prestigious centres for the study and development of glass as an art form, providing excellent facilities, opportunities and inspiration to artists working with glass from all over the world. NLC Forum began in 1995 where our co-founder and […]

Scottish Glass Society AGM

Please come along to our AGM at Calton Heritage and Learning Centre, 423 London Road, Glasgow, G40 1AG for news of our award from Creative Scotland and how we plan to utilise it for your benefit. We are also lucky to have Jeff Zimmer as our guest speaker.  Jeff holds a Masters in Glass and Architectural Glass from Edinburgh […]

North Lands Creative: Collect 2018

Collect 2018 is an exhibition of work by Emma Baker (UK), Alan Horsley (UK), Anne Petters (Germany) and Silvia Levenson (Italy) exhibited at Collect, the leading international art fair for contemporary objects presented by the Crafts Council in London earlier this year. We are delighted to present new work by Emma and Alan, two artists […]


HIGHLAND INSPIRATION 2018 – ‘PLACE’ A North Lands Creative Glass International Artist Symposium ‘Highland Inspiration 2018 – Place’ is the fifth nine-day International Artist Symposium and Retreat to be held at North Lands Creative Glass located in the village of Lybster in Caithness, Scotland. The Symposium is the coming together of a group of international […]

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New Date and Time for A Touch of Glass – SGS Outing

SGS have arranged for a private guided tour of the current exhibition telling the story of the Dumbarton glassworks. This visit is open to SGS members and friends. There is no charge. Meet in the Cafe at 10.30 for a chat. There will be a tour of the exhibition at 10.45 am and 11.45 am, and […]

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2018 Exhibition – Glorious Glass!

 We are delighted to announce details of our 2018 Exhibition which will be held in Trades House of Glasgow in the Merchant City area from 10-18 September 2018. This coincides with the Glasgow ‘Doors Open’ week.  The theme of the exhibition is ‘Glorious Glass!’  This year we will be joined by the Contemporary Glass Society’s […]

Masahiro Sasaki, Deep Forest #1708, 2017

North Lands Creative Forum 2018

North Lands Creative announces  ‘Glass Nexus’ Forum The Board and Team at North Lands Creative would like to extend a warm invitation to our 23rd Annual Forum. We are delighted to be working with forum partners Corning Incorporated Foundation and Creative Scotland to bring together this diverse community of artists and arts professionals to engage, […]

Stained Glass and Painting courses by Kate Henderson

A variety of courses in cutting and painting. A One Day Introduction to Stained Glass Running 10am to 5 pm April 28/June 23/Sept 30 Learn how to cut glass and lead to construct a traditional leaded panel. No previous experience or equipment required and all materials included in workshop. The course includes learning to cut […]

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AGM on 18 November 2017 at 11am.

All members of the Scottish Glass Society are warmly invited to this year’s AGM. This event is an important part of the SGS calendar – not only is it an excellent way to meet other members and network, but we also discuss important issues such as funding, committee positions, upcoming events, and also get to […]