Get in touch

Contact & Roles

Susan Hufton


Get in Touch

Contact the ssi

Please get in touch with us by email initially at

Postal address:
The Society of Scribes & Illuminators
Art Workers Guild
6 Queen Square
London, WC1N 3AT

For commissions and tuition please contact the listed Fellows directly.

Get to know our team

Who does what

You are welcome to email if you have a direct question.


Elected Officers

Cathy Stables FSSI

Acting Chairman

Celia Almeida

Hon. Secretary

Stephen Overton

Hon. Treasurer


Helena Bryant
David Bywater
Emiko Hashiguchi FSSI
Sally-Mae Joseph FSSI
Anthea Power
Cathy Stables FSSI
Jo Turner

Co-Opted Members

Cherrell Avery FSSI

Education Board Chair

Alun Briggs


Helena Bryant


Donna Foster

Librarian & Archives

Elaine Gillingham

Acting Vice Chair & Minutes Secretary

Sylvie Gokulsing FSSI

CDC Convenor

Vivien Lunniss FSSI

Scribe Editor

Susie Leiper FSSI

Editorial Board Chair

Sandra Pereira


Nicky Tait

Membership Secretary

Other Roles

Julie Chaney

Journal Copy Editor

Jilly Hazeldine FSSI

Correspondence Course Administrator

Sarah Morgan

Journal Design Editor

Frank Zobel

CDC Administrator

Ivo Grantins

News email organiser

Position vacant

Capital Letters Sub-Committee Rep

be part of the ssi


The SSI welcomes anyone who is interested in calligraphy and illumination, at whatever level. Membership gives you access to publications, use of the SSI Library and up-to-date information regarding courses and events. In addition, Lay Members can take part in their annual exhibition and Fellows have the right to exhibit their work in public SSI exhibitions.

Lay Members

 Full membership of The Society of Scribes & Illuminators .


For those who do not wish to exhibit work or attend events.


Discount for full-time UK calligraphy or design students.


Fellowship is voted by peers in the SSI.