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CGS at National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR6 0GL

Gifted Glass

Saturday 21 October 2017 – Sunday 11 March 2018

The CGS is teaming up with the National Glass Centre to present a selling exhibition opening in National Glass Centre’s Long Gallery on Saturday 21 October 2017- Sunday 11 March 2018.
Artists selected;
Stuart Akroyd, Emma Baker, Rosie Deegan, Armel Desrues, 'JoGa Glass' Josean Garcia
Alison Lowry, Clare Wilson, Catherine Hough , Carrie Fertig, Dominic Fondé
Morag Reekie, Susan Sinclair

Own Art will be available to buyers wishing to access interest free credit to purchase more expensive pieces. National Glass Centre wants to profile and promote the work of CGS members and encourage its visitors to buy glass.
Images Alison Lowry, Stuart Akroyd, Rosie Deegan, Armel Desrues


CGS has teamed up with The Design Trust to offer an online programme of workshops designed to improve your business

Patricia van den Akker

10 committee members hard at work...


The CGS are now a charity. We rely not just on membership to help keep us going, but also kind donations. Even a small donation makes a huge difference to this charity. We would welcome you to make a small donation to our justgiving page.