You can now join the SSI online. Why not join today? Go to the Subscriptions page for more information.
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]
Deadline: 4 August 2016 The Heritage Craft Association is working with the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust to offer an apprenticeship bursary for up to £18,000 (average £7,000). This opportunity is for those already in ‘entry-level’ work as an apprentice with a master craftsperson or craft business, and QEST are looking for well thought out proposals… [Read More]
This year has seen another successful Lay Members’ Day. An international audience packed the Exhibition Hall to enjoy a variety of exhibitions, demonstrations and calligraphy stalls, followed by Ann Bowen’s lecture about her rich and varied calligraphy career. The Lay Members Exhibition was very well subscribed, and the winning entries are pictured here. These were… [Read More]
Previous winners of the Scriveners’ prize include Felicity Hollis, Anthea Power, Lu Guthrie, Helen Scholes, Sally Mangum and Ann Bowen. Entries for the 2016 prize are now being accepted. It will be awarded in the form of a certificate, a cheque for £500, and an opportunity to exhibit examples of the winner’s work at a… [Read More]