News

Volunteers Needed for IFG

Volunteers needed for the International Festival of Glass The International Festival of Glass and British Glass Biennale is looking for enthusiastic, reliable and self-motivated volunteers to be part of the Festival based at the Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge during May and June. The Festival has opportunities for volunteers to work across the four days of […]

SGS trip to St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

We have an exciting visit to St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh planned for Saturday 16th May.  Please meet at the West door (Parliament square) of St Giles for 1:20pm and tour will begin at 1.30pm. After the tour there will be an opportunity to have tea or coffee in the café at St Giles and a […]

Scottish Glass Society Awards

The Scottish Glass Society Travel Award and The Hamilton Taylor Award are now accepting applications. Both are valued at £250. Deadline for appliactions: 1st May 2015

Two yellow and pink slumped glass vessels

Blooming Vessels

Inspiration from the beautiful Highlands in full bloom with gardens perched on the edge of the land overlooking the North Sea; the starting point for a new skills class at North Lands Creative Glass this Summer. Amanda Simmons will lead a 7 day gravity formed vessel course for experienced kiln formers looking to experiment with […]

Hot Glass Residencies – Summer 2015 GlazenHuis

This summer the glass center GlazenHuis will be organizing two short residencies for hot glass. We would like to invite talented and experienced glassblowers to our glass studio in Lommel (Belgium) to research and experiment with the focus on the creation of new work.

CALLS FOR GAS CONFERENCE PROPOSALS

2016 CORNING, NEW YORK 45th Annual Glass Art Society Conference: June 9-11, 2016 GAS is now accepting proposals for conference presentations that best highlight the theme including lectures, demonstrations, lec-mos and panel discussions. Creating Context: Glass in a New Light The Board of the Glass Art Society is proud to announce that the GAS Conference […]

Exhibit with Craft Scotland at SOFA Chicago 2015

We are delighted to announce our participation at SOFA Chicago 2015. The Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design (SOFA) Fair in Chicago is the premier gallery-presented art fair dedicated to three-dimensional art and design. We invite applications from makers producing design-led statement pieces to take part in this prestigious event.

Call for Artists: National Open Garden

Warton Hall will be opening to the public 9th. – 17th. May 2015 with the National Open Garden Scheme. Warton Hall is a small Georgian Manor house in Lancashire once the home of Augustus Wykeham Clifton. The gardens are approximately 4 acres of mainly woodland and lawn. There is a bog garden and vegetable garden. […]

Creative Glass Guild Awards 2015

We are really excited to launch The Creative Glass Guild Awards for 2015 in association with System 96 producers Spectrum Glass Co. and Uroboros Glass who are kindly donating prizes. We are now taking entries for our five categories: Award for a Functional Fused Glass Object Award for a Decorative Fused Glass Object Award for […]