Emily-Kriste Wilcox – 2020 Award

By Uschi | Aug 4, 2020

Emily-Kriste Wilcox won an award!  She is so excited that she has been awarded “Best Ceramics and Painting Studio 2020”.  This is in the West Midlands category of the UK…

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News – Tanya Ufer – The Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen’s 2019 Maker’s Mark Award

By Uschi | Jun 25, 2020

The Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen is thrilled to have given our Makers Mark Award at Made by Hand Cheltenham 2019 to Tanja Ufer. The award looks for “a maker with a distinctive…

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News – Studio Visit with Textile Designer Sue Bradley

By Uschi | Jun 3, 2020

Here is a brilliant film of Sue Bradley from her studio showing her inspiration and her work during lockdown.

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News – Liz Harding has been entertaining herself

By Uschi | May 25, 2020

Guild Member Liz Harding has been entertaining herself by using a box of discarded and cut up work and pieces of painted fabric to make a patchwork hanging to give…

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Helen Newman – Tales from the Guild

By Uschi | May 25, 2020

Helen Newman – Tales from the Guild  In 1969 I became interested in the idea of making very large scale fashion accessories from sheet metal and with a sculptural quality…

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News – Nigel Williams’ Arkington’s Steam Pico-Brewery

By Uschi | May 20, 2020

‘Arkington’s Steam Pico-Brewery’ This device roundly trumps another batch of untrustworthy tradesmen in the continuing campaign to improve the lot of the wealthy Edwardian middle-class: this time it’s the turn…

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Maker in Focus – Alison Dupernex

By Uschi | May 10, 2020

Alison Dupernex designs and makes knitted textiles.  She says her aim is to make a work of art to wear, with the choice of colour and yarn texture being vital…

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Maker in Focus – Rhian Wyman

By Uschi | Apr 27, 2020

Rhian Wyman is a hand woven textile designer based in the Royal Forest of Dean. All her products are designed, hand woven, darned, washed and and tentered by herself, using…

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News – Videos of Gloucestershire Guild Members

By Uschi | Apr 13, 2020

These delightful videos of Gloucestershire Guild members at their practice have been rediscovered. They were made by Guild Member Matthew Tradgett. It is a pleasure to list them here.

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