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We apologise that your journal will be a little late but you should receive your copy by the beginning of June at the latest. However, this issue will be well worth the wait; the work of Joan Pilsbury, Adolf Bernd and Klaus-Peter Schaffel at Research and Technical Day are featured, together with an innovative approach… [Read More]
The SSI is taking part in the Heritage Skills Festival to be held at Lincoln Cathedral on 23 and 24 June 2017. Some 25-plus City of London Livery Companies will be joining with the Cathedral authorities to celebrate a wide range of traditional skills and crafts, including those used to maintain and preserve the Cathedral… [Read More]
As last year, throughout the whole of November there will be an SSI exhibition in the library of the London College of Communication in Elephant & Castle where the Society’s book collection and archive is housed. The theme will be “100 Years of European Lettering” and the display will span the revival of calligraphy at… [Read More]
Here is some information about a number of courses that Gerald Mynott, a Fellow of the SSI, will be running next year at Villiers Park in Cambridge. Contact details and prices on the flyer. Final Adult Education Brochure 2017 Dec16
Craftspeople invited to apply for awards and bursaries recognising traditional skills The Heritage Crafts Association is calling for applications for a suite of awards and bursaries recognising people working in traditional skills. Craftspeople can be nominated for Heritage Crafts Maker of the Year, Marsh Trainer of the Year, and Marsh Volunteer of the Year. Nominations… [Read More]