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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 […]

Artist in Residence: Cathryn Shilling

We are delighted to announce our first Artist in Residence in our 2018/19 programme as internationally renowned glass artist, Cathryn Shilling. This two-part residency begins this month with an initial investigation phase allowing time and freedom to explore new creative threads. Returning later in the year, Cathryn hopes to use this time to create work […]

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 […]

Craft Scotland Summer Show 2018 – open for applications

The Summer Show, Craft Scotland’s annual selling exhibition, is now open for applications. A bit about the show Held on the entire second floor of White Stuff on George Street, Edinburgh, the Craft Scotland Summer Show showcases the work of over 35 Scottish designer/makers. Running for three weeks in August as part of the Edinburgh […]

CGS Business Booster Course

The Contemporary Glass Society has teamed up with The Design Trust to offer an online programme of workshops to improve your business. This online course is aimed at both new and more established glass artists who want to develop their business and marketing skills, make more sales, improve their presentation and upgrade their level of […]