The Goldwork Guild ‘Challenge’ 2018

Our competition this year is ‘TIME’. However ‘TIME’ is interpreted in this gold and metal thread embroidery, there must be a link to nature as all the pieces will be on display at our exhibition in August 2019 at the Nature in Art Museum and Art Gallery. The design must be an overall maximum of 16cms x 22cmsin size and unframed. There will be 5 prizes and entries need to be in for December 1st. Please enclose return...
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The Goldwork Guild Exhibition 2019

20th August – 8th September 2019 The next exhibition will be held at the wonderful Nature in Art Museum and Art Gallery, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Near Gloucester, Gloucestershire We will be exhibiting goldwork pieces from collections along with the beautiful goldwork done today. .All exhibits are welcome and must embrace an aspect of nature. For more information please contact Tina-Consuela (known to all as plain “TC”) on...
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April 2018 Magazine

April 2018 Magazine

The latest magazine has been sent out to all members of the Goldwork Guild. If you would like to purchase a copy, please contact “TC” Hilliard on enquiries@thegoldworkguild.com  for further details. Contents: Data Protection  (GDPR) Truro Cathedral Glorious Goldwork Beryl Dean Do you know your Or Nue from Italian Couching? Qilin (Qi Lin) – A...
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Or Nue Instruction Booklet

Or Nue Instruction Booklet

Sally Chapman has written a 12 page booklet on the technique of Or Nue. The first print run sold out quickly at the The Goldwork Guild exhibition, so we have had a further print run done and are pleased to offer the booklet for £2 plus P&P. P&P Costs are as follows: UK-£1.10       Europe-£2.00         International: £2.70 Please send your remittance to The Goldwork Guild (details on the Contact Us...
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November 2017 Magazine

November 2017 Magazine

The Goldwork Guild Exhibition The Needle & Me (pt 3) Janice’s Project Update Butterflies The Last Supper Jacopo di Cambo Antependium Putting a design onto fabric The Lord Mayor of Chester’s...
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Goldwork ‘Leaf’ Challenge – Winners

Goldwork ‘Leaf’ Challenge – Winners

Thank you all for the wonderful pieces that we received. We have 22 pieces in total and these have been judged. 1st Wendy Rosier 2nd Eira Steggles 3rd Rosemary Gadd Wendy Rosier’s Leaf Rosemary Gadd’s Leaf The judges comments were as follows:- “It was very interesting to judge and the following are my views. One looked for goldwork threads that contrasted well and complimented one another. The junction of the leaf and stem was often weak in many...
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April 2017 Magazine

April 2017 Magazine

Embroidered Slippers The Needle & Me (pt 2) Save or Burn? No chance! Queen Elizabeth 1st Coverlet Diaper Patterns Bed in a Box Franciscan Vestment Set (Notes)
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November 2016 Magazine

November 2016 Magazine

The Needle & Me Experimenting with velvet Real Gold Thread Goldwork Vestments in Ancient Israel and Christian Theology A Goldwork Belt Travelling Mirror Byzantine Terminology & Beasts Saddles encrusted with Goldwork St George & The...
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March 2016 Magazine

March 2016 Magazine

Gift to The Goldwork Guild Anne and Joachim Chasuble and Chalice Veil Berkeley Castle – The Grand Staircase Janice’s Project – a look at eight pieces, as well as the inspiration behind each design Goldwork Challenge Hand & Lock – questions answered...
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November 2015 Magazine

November 2015 Magazine

The Fetternear Vestment Again The Eight Lucky Symbols An inspiring visit to Venice Janice’s Project – a look at eight pieces, as well as the inspiration behind each design Visit to Hand & Lock
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April 2015 Magazine

April 2015 Magazine

Butterflies – kimono pieces A surprise in Stockholm The local costume of Bregenzerwald Project from the Staffordshire Hoard Chinese Dragons and the Pearl of Fire Couture and Ceremonial dress on demand . . . but how? Members ‘Away Day’...
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