Come to the Somerset Guild of Craftsmen’s shop in Wells for Somerset Art Works Open Studios September 15-30. Featuring work by Pauline Rook, Chris Kampf, Sue Sinclair and many more! Our theme this year is “Somerset in Black and White”
During the Wells Art Contemporary exhibition at the Bishop’s Palace, (8-22 October), an innovative display of contemporary art by some of our Guild Members will be on display at the Wells and Mendip Museum. The 10 pieces, known as “Interventions” have been inspired by the museum’s collection, in textile, glass, ceramic, mosaic and stone.
August 3-4 at Vivary Park. Come see us and see what we have in store – demos and more!
AND THE 2018 FURNITURE PRIZE WINNERS ARE….
Commendation to Ben Penfold from Cornwall College with his Webbing easy Chair;
Commendation to Robert Searle from Cornwall College with his Trinket Box;
Second Prize Part Time Category to Will Appleby from City of Bristol College with his Glass Fronted Book Case;
Second Prize Full Time Category to Alex Curry from the David Savage School of Fine Furniture, with her Cherry Cabinet on a Stand;
First Prize Part Time Category to Marten Rostel from the City of Bristol College, with his Whisky Cabinet;
The People’s Choice Prize to Jamie Gill from Cornwall College with his Viking ship Inspired Chair, and…
First Prize Full Time Category and overall winner is Jack Pawsey from David Savage School of Fine Furniture with his “ATEN” Credenza.
Congratulations to all the entrants for the high quality of the works submitted, and to all those recognised for exceptional work and design! When you buy handmade, you support local craftsmen and women, and acquire something truly beautiful. Open Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm. #handmade #crafts #wells #Somerset #supportlocalart #furniture