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We hope you will find this section full of useful information, contacts and things that are going on, whether you are an artist, collector, gallery, magazine editor, a student or simply just love glass.

18/06/2018

Through Put- A look at Murrini CALL FOR ARTISTS
NEXT ONLINE GALLERY SHOW
An invitation for CGS members to share work with us that explores the world of Murrini.
DEADLINE: Friday 6th July.

13/06/2018

Devon Guild have been funded by Art Council England to support older artists/ makers over the age of 70. We are able to commission 5 older professional artists/ makers and show the work in an exhibition at our gallery in the autumn of 2019. All the information your members require is in the attached document.

16/05/2018

“GLORIOUS GLASS”
A joint exhibition by the Scottish Glass Society and the Contemporary Glass Society Scottish Hub

Trades House, Glassford Street, Glasgow
10th – 18th September, 2018

Open to all Scottish CGS members

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 30th June 2018

Download application

The Trades House of Glasgow
85 Glassford St,
Glasgow
G1 1UH

03/05/2018

10% OFF GLASS FUSING WITH ENAMELS WORKSHOPS

Steve Robinson is an award-winning glass artist specialising in glass fusing with enamels. Join Steve in his spacious and fully equipped studio near Totnes in South Devon, and learn about the techniques he uses for working with enamels. You’ll get to try these out yourself and create your own piece of glass art to keep.Whether you already work in glass, or are a complete novice, Steve will tailor your tuition accordingly.

Choose from the following dates in 2018:
Evening taster class (27 June, 10 July, 9 August, 10 September, 10 October, 20 November, 13 December)
One day workshop (23 June, 21 July, 8 August, 15 September, 13 October, 10 November, 8 December)
Two day course (6/7 July and 28/29 September)

For full details and prices of each type of workshop, visit http://www.steverobinsonglass.com/glass-fusing-classes

BOOK ONLINE by 30 June quoting discount code CGS10 at http://www.steverobinsonglass.com/product-category/classes-and-workshops

29/01/2018

Call to all Glass Graduates 2018
CGS GLASS PRIZE and New Graduate Review

DEADLINE Thursday 12th July 2018

All students graduating from a British & Irish accredited course in 2018 will be eligible to enter, by submission of the application form and digital images. There will be one Winner and two Runners-up, with several Commendations, all will appear in the C.G.S. – New Graduate Review.

PRIZES; The first prize includes £250 in cash, a £200 Creative Glass UK voucher, and a promotional and marketing package, including a double page spread in the New Graduate Review and two years’ C.G.S. Membership. A year’s subscription to CRAFTS & Neues Glas - New Glass: Art & Architecture magazine and Alan J Poole will provide a selection of glass related books, including ‘A Passion For Glass’.

Two Runners-up will each receive a £50 Vouchers from Pearsons Glass, Subscription to CRAFTS & Neues Glas - New Glass: Art & Architecture magazine and a promotional package worth £100, including a year’s C.G.S. Membership.

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