Entries by Tessa Paine

The Guild of Enamellers 2018 Bursary Award

Applications are invited for The Guild of Enamellers 2018 Bursary Award.  This prestigious award, which is now attracting record numbers of applicants, has a prize fund worth more than £1000 and is a wonderful opportunity for new enamellers to showcase their enamelling skills. Deadline for applications is 31st July 2017.  All applications are made digitally […]

Enamoured tour concludes.

The fantastic exhibition ends 30th April. Be sure to visit the show in its final days at the Mid Wales Art Centre. Opening Hours Thursday to Sunday 10am – 4pm Mid Wales Arts Centre Caersws Powys SY17 5SB

Handmade Edinburgh

Applications for HANDMADE EDINBURGH 2017 are invited any time before 28th April 2017 From October 27–29 2017 and following the success of our first year in Scotland, Handmade Edinburgh will be returning to The Hub in the Royal Mile, Edinburgh! Visit Handmade in Britain to apply.  

De Vroomen: Harmony in Colour and Form

A celebration of five decades of artistic collaboration between Leo and Ginnie de Vroomen. 12 April, 2017 – 26 July, 2017 Open Monday – Wednesday, 10am – 4pm Free The showcase brings together over 100 pieces of De Vroomen jewels, sketches reflecting the creative process, as well as Ginnie’s vivid paintings inspired by nature and […]

3d Enamelling On Copper Foil With Maureen Carswell

Tuesday 28th Mar 2017 10am Workshop charge: £50 per person – includes basic materials and equipment. (10% discount for multiples bookings available) Contact: info@midwalesarts.org.uk – to request a booking form. Maureen Carswell is a member of the British Society of Enamellers. She specialises in working on thin copper foil that enables delicate individual forms to be made from the […]

Handmade at Kew

Deadline for applications: Friday 31st March This four-day international contemporary craft event offers you the opportunity to meet and buy directly from over 200 extraordinary designer-makers working across all disciplines including: ceramics, jewellery, fashion and textiles, glass, paper, furniture, metalwork, sculpture and interior accessories. It’s a really special chance to invest in beautiful, unique products […]

A Tribute to Endre Hevezi

I first met Endre in 1985 when I formed the British Society of Enamellers or The Society of British Enamellers as it was known then, when he became a member of the original Steering committee. He served on the committee for many years, with much enthusiasm and was always willing to take on jobs in […]

Enamoured’s Tour Continues

Enamoured is currently being shown at its penultimate location in Sheffield’s Butcher Works Gallery. A beautiful exhibition of contemporary enamelling, from exquisite beakers and miniature portraits on silver to large industrial panels on steel, via high firing, sifting, stencilling and wet-packing, showing the range of techniques currently used. Find more information at Butcher Works Gallery […]

Intro to enamelling workshop

Get to grips with vitreous enamel on copper with tutor Linda Connolly. Sifting, stencilling, sgraffito, firing & more, an excellent introduction to this vibrant colourful material. For beginners, some metalwork skills useful. Saturday 11th March 2017 – 10.30–16.00 Cost £60.00, to book for this workshop click here Butcher Works Gallery Academy of Makers 72 Arundel Street […]

Guerrilla Enamelling

Easy access techniques for enamelling. Bonnie Mackintosh will show 3 videos on torch-firing by Jill Leventon, sifting & stencilling. There will be samples to handle & your questions will be answered! Entry is free but must be booked, please – click here to book Wednesday 8th March 2017 14.00 – 16.00 Butcher Works Gallery Academy […]