Entries by Tessa Paine

Nike de Bellaigue’s 2015 AGM Report

Read Nike de Bellaigue’s 2015 AGM report that was held at the Art Workers Guild View or download the report on AWG pdf More information about the Stefan Knapp Collection and the Mid Wales Arts Centre can be found at www.midwalesarts.co.uk

Craft & Design Awards 2016

We are now inviting applications from professional designer makers working in Britain or Ireland for Selected, our online gallery. A Standard page featuring images, contact details and some descriptive text is free of charge, whilst there is a small annual fee for a Premier page. And everyone with a page on Selected is automatically entered […]

Explorations in Enamel

Walford Mill, Dorset. 12th September – 31st October 2015. An exhibition showcasing a selection of makers specialising in Enamel including Fiona Hesketh, Stacey Bentley, Kathryn Partington, Liana Pattihis and Jane Moore.

Goldsmith’s Exhibition

Six of our members exhibited at Goldsmiths Fair recently. Part One: 22 – 27 September 2015, Melanie Ankers (Kokkino), Scarlett Cohen French and Alex Raphael Part Two: 29 September – 4 October 2015, Ruth Ball, Tamar de Vries Winter and Melissa Rigby

The Practice of Painting in Enamel

British Society member Gillie Hoye Byrom would like to share details of her e-book, e­-course and videos about enamel painting. Vitreous enamel painting has been neglected over the years.  Now for the first  time there is a book on the subject.   Gillie Hoyte Byrom who has over 35  years experience, has written her treatise ­ “The Practice of Painting in  Enamel.”  She fully describes all the methods she was taught when she  trained in Barcelona in 1990, besides giving comprehensive instruction in  enamel painting techniques she has developed in creating miniatures to  commission.

Enamel At 78 Dec 2014 exhibition

Work for our forthcoming exhibition is coming in – really beautiful pieces. The gallery is at 78 Derngate,  an exciting venue, winner of the 2009 Excellence Award for Best Small Visitor Centre and incorporating the Charles Rennie Mackintosh House. Enamel At 78 will include a range of enameling styles and techniques, including contemporary jewellery and […]