The Guild at 51 Shop Front

The new destination for contemporary craft in Cheltenham

The Guild at 51

The Guild at 51 is the shop and gallery space for members of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen to sell their work and showcase new pieces direct to the public. The Guild’s award-winning and internationally renowned makers offer a changing selection of jewellery, ceramics, textiles, furniture, leatherwork, glass, basketry and more, available to buy and commission. A selection of books, magazines, greetings card and gift vouchers are also available.

The Guild at 51  is adjacent to and an integral part of The Wilson, Cheltenham’s Art Gallery and Museum. Visitors can admire the stunning work in the museum’s Arts and Crafts Movement gallery featuring designer-makers such as CR Ashbee, Ernest Gimson, Michael Cardew, Phyllis Barron and then see and buy contemporary work in the same tradition in
The Guild at 51.

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2019 Exhibitions in The Guild at 51

16 April – 9 June 

Material in Focus – Enamel

An exploration of the use and application of enamel as a material featuring new collections of jewellery and glass by six Guild Members. For more information

Amanda Lawrence
Fionna Hesketh
Harriet St Leger
Moira Buckley
Sally Davis

Fionna Hesketh - Brooch
Moira Bucklay - Enamel and Silver
Amanda Lawrence - Animal Path
Sally Davis - Birds
Harriet St Leger - Asparagus

4 June – 28 July

Maker in Focus – Moments in Time

Liz Lippiatt

Liz Lippiatt has been a valued Member of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen since 1982. Liz is a renowned designer and printer of cloth for fashion couture and interiors, working from her studio in Stroud.  Liz continues the tradition of working with textiles, in the historic textile valleys of Gloucestershire, designing and printing fine cloth – mainly silks, velvets and linen. More information here

30 July  – 15 September 

Grow Your Own

Work inspired by produce and flowers from the allotment, orchard and kitchen garden.

17 September – 3 November

Don White –  Woodturner

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Guest Exhibitor – Peter Archer 

5 November – 5 January 

Christmas Show

Guild Members

The Guild at 51’s trading hours are:

Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm

Sundays 11am to 4pm

Address and contact details: 

The Guild at 51
51 Clarence Street
Cheltenham
GL50 3JT

Telephone: 01242 245215

Email: shop@guildcrafts.org.uk

Video of the Guild at 51 shop:

Video credit: GlosWhatsOn.co.uk

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