Guild of Glass Engravers

The Guild provides an insight into contemporary Glass Engraving. It aims to promote the highest standards of glass engraving.The website contains techniques, a gallery of members engraved glass, where to see it and where to learn to engrave.

Gill Mannings Cox, Tide 2020 

Blown, carved on lathe and flexible drive, with hand polishing. Photograph Liz Coles




This summer, The Guild of Glass Engravers will present

Making Your Mark, an Instagram and online exhibition of works created by students based in the UK and overseas.


Making Your Mark will present the range of engraved glass works being created today, highlighting technical achievements and creative flair. We want to remind people why engraved glass is a much loved craft and inspire people to collect, view, discuss and make engraved glass objects. Deadline for applications is May 21st.

For information and an application form please CLICK HERE

or  contact 

  *NEW* The Guild has a limited number of copies of the beautiful publication Simon Whistler, On a Glass Lightly for the special price of £10 plus p&p. If you would like a copy please contact us at

 *NEW* As part of London Craft Week the Art Workers' Guild is screening a series of free lectures on their website starting Wednesday 30 September 2020. Included in the series is lecture with Tracey Sheppard who will share her experiences of working on, around and through the magical medium of engraved glass. Find out more by clicking on the link here:

*NEW* - 3 videos from Guild President and Fellow of the Guild, Tracey Sheppard, showing examples of some of her recent commissions. Click here
   *NEW*Profiles, Interviews and Lectures
This brand new area of the website has a second Speciality Profile highlighting the work of stipple engraver James Denison-Pender plus new links to Interviews with Sally Scott   Click here
(We've moved our Past exhibitions to the Events & Exhibitions page on the Left hand menu.)

Don't forget that you could be collecting free donations for the Guild of Glass Engravers every time you shop online by registering with Easy Fundraising or AmazonSmile.  To find out about this and other ways in which you can support the Guild click here


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