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The Art Workers' Guild  The Art Workers’ Guild is a body of more than 350 artists, craftspeople & architects working at the highest levels of excellence in their professions.

http://www.artworkersguild.org/

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HRH is at Highgrove today, meeting with members from @artworkersguild, whose art and crafts have been inspired by the gardens. 🌸

The printed feather quill, and the framed picture are by Rebecca Jewell, who was inspired by the flora and fauna at Highgrove.

Glass maker, Peter Layton shows HRH his works outside as they catch the light. This work was inspired by the delphiniums in the Sundial Garden.

Expert wood carver, Georgy Metichian has carved intricate wooden leaves. And finally, ceramicist Sophie MacCarthy has made ceramic jars inspired by the topiary on the Thyme Walk. #ThePrinceofWales #Art #Artist #Craft #Highgrove

Fascinating interview with Guild Brother Rebecca Jewell for #acsartists #Repost @acsartists (@get_repost)
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ACS member Rebecca Jewell is this month's Artist Spotlight. @rebeccatjewell discusses studying the significance of bird-human relationships in her PhD at the@royalcollegeofart , the inspiration taken from her time living in Papua New Guinea and her over 10 years of work with the Oceania collections at the @britishmuseum ✨✨LINK IN BIO✨✨
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Rebecca Jewell, Oceanic Egg (2016)
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Rob Ryan - 'We Had Everything'. Just one of over 60 lots donated to the Art Workers' Guild Auction taking place on 23/11/17. For more information please see the website http://www.artworkersguild.org/support-the-guild/guild-auction/

We are raising money to enhance our beautiful 18th century Grade II* listed building. Please share and donate if you can. https://www.justgiving.com/campaigns/charity/artworkers-guild/raisingtheroof

The Art Workers' Guild is a registered charity that advances education in all the visual arts and crafts. Our building is essential to the Guild's successful functioning, and the completion of this project will ensure we are able to fulfil its users' expectations. Not only is the building used for Guild meetings, which bring together practitioners to share their work and their vision. We also host some 70 kindred arts-based organisations, many of which have been spawned by the Guild. About 25 - 30,000 people use the building every year to attend educational lectures and study groups on the visual and decorative arts and crafts. We have raised nearly £125,000 towards this project, and with your help we will meet our final target of £165,000, so that work on this project can begin.

For more details about the project please visit www.artworkersguild.org//support-the-guild/the-new-courtyard-project/

Bonnets created by Jane Smith @janethehat currently on show at the Art Workers' Guild.

PM Ian Beck and PM Peyton Skipwith at last nights Guild meeting reading extracts from Peyton's new book 'Dear Edward', detailing he and Edward Bawden's correspondence and giving a fascinating insight into a largely vanished age. The book will be published by the Hand & Eye Press in the early autumn

PM Skipwith was Edward Bawden's dealer for the last twenty years of his life, from the late 1960s up until Bawden's death in November 1989. These two decades can be seen as possibly the last period in which the art market functioned on a personal level: friendship, trust and loyalty between dealer and artist were at its root.

Maquette for rooftop of Paris Opera house for the Phantom of the Opera film made by Bro. Conrad Lindley-Thompson Currently on show at the Art Workers Guild.

Come and join us at the Guild on this lovely summers eve for the private view of Past Master Ian Archie Beck's Fêtes Galantes exhibition. Tonight, 6pm to 9pm. @ianarchiebeck

A Mausoleum for an Architect by Bro. Simon Hurst @simonconwayhurst - 3D printed architectural model. Currently on show at the Art Workers' Guild.

Did you know that you can hire our Georgian grade II* listed building? Located in Bloomsbury we have two meeting rooms and a large lecture hall available with AV and catering facilities. For more information www.artworkersguild.org/room-hire

'Bobble Box' by Bro. Sue Lowday @suelowday - vegetable tanned hide with kid lining and hand stitched detail. Currently on show at the Art Workers' Guild.

Hat making tools from Bro. Jane Smith @janethehat currently on show at the Art Workers' Guild.

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