Applied Arts http://www.glyndwr.ac.uk
We hope that you will find this section full of useful information, contacts and things that are going on, whether you are an artist, collector, gallery, magazine editor, a student or simply just love glass and are interested in learning more about what is available.
Here is lots of information for graduating students
CGS commissioned photographer Bob Kauders to write a guide to help makers photograph their own work, we hope you find it useful. Download the guide.
The primary aims of the Guild are to promote the highest standards of creative design and craftsmanship in glass engraving. The Guild acts as a forum for the teaching and discussion of engraving techniques and new developments from around the world as well as acting as a source of information to the public on all aspects of glass engraving and advises the growing number of individuals and institutions wishing to commission work.
You can upload your events, workshops, exhibitions etc on to the noticeboard section of the site if you are a CGS member.
The process is quite simple, log in, using your user name and password. Click the box on the home page, ‘Add your event/opportunity’, this is quite easy just follow instructions, keeping information short and to the point. Remember to click the region your event is in.
You can also upload an image with your text for added emphasis.
Uploading your images for on line Gallery Exhibitions
To upload an image to an on line gallery exhibition;
Log in to your profile using your username and password, this was originally set as
User Name = your membership number
Password = membership number plus last three letters of your surname(lower Case)and (Capital letter ) your initial ie. 3098kieP (mine Pam Reekie) unless you have changed it.
When you login you will land on your profile page,
Click on the 'Edit' tab. Then you will need to click on the submenu 'Exhibition'. All details can be viewed and uploaded on that page.
Write the exhibition title in the ‘submitted to’ box. Upload your image. Make sure you fill in all fields below the image. Remember to click save.
You will recive an email confirming your submission.
We hope you enjoy the site and we welcome any comments that you might have, please send these to firstname.lastname@example.org and do contact me if you have any other questions.
It is crucial that you keep your email address up to date so that you receive our regular e-bulletins, and please do open them, you might be missing some important opportunity.
Please make sure your inbox accepts email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessamy Kelly has put this power point together to help when approaching galleries