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.


Saturday, 19th October, 2019: 10.30am to 4.45pm
at the World of Glass, Chalon Way East, St Helens, Merseyside WA10 1BX

Sponsored by Pearsons Glass


The CGS 2020 Business Booster Course

Once again CGS teams up with the highly professional Design Trust to offer business help to glass makers.

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 professionalism.

This course will take place in early 2020 with 6 online sessions: 4 webinars will cover the key aspects to improve your business skills and two guest sessions with specialist guest speakers.

Running from 13th February through to 2nd April 2020


Are you a keen and passionate CGS member that is bursting with ideas for a new CGS website? We would love to hear from you. We are looking for an enthusiastic CGS member to meet with the CGS team and brainstorm and give some vital input into what you would like to see from a new and redeveloped CGS website!
Dates would be either 31 Oct or 1 Nov. It will most likely be in London.
Anyone interested please email


CGS are raising funds for a new website

Thanks to the generosity of many of our established makers and the help of Will Farmer at Fieldings Auction House Stourbridge, we have raised a substantial sum towards the cost of the new CGS website.

However some pieces did not reach their reserve and are still available. These include;
Laura Hart’s amazing Orchid, Ingrid Hunter’s Keepsake & scent bottle, Nancy Sutcliffe’s Crabtastic and Amana Lawrence’s The Pheasant and the Bottle Flies.

If you are interested in any of these or any of the other available work please contact Pam Reekie for details.


Martin Cheek is offering all CGS members a 10% discount on his latest Cheeky Calendar