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Feb 2015 issue of Flame – win Flame Off classes!

For next month’s issue, make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of “Easter” or “the colour purple”.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th March 2015. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the March issue of the GBUK Flame.

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Jan 2015 issue of Flame – win Flame Off classes!

For next month’s issue, make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of “Silver glass” or “Raking”.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th February 2015. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the February issue of the GBUK Flame.

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GBUK bead & jewellery competition 2015

The themes this year are “Animal Prints” and “Art Nouveau“.

Deadline extended to 7th March!

Entries need to be received by email and be in the post by midnight on Saturday 28th February 2015 7th March 2015 – download the entry form here: entry form.doc, entry form.pdf.

You will be sending us the physical entries so we can display them on our stall at Flame Off as well as a good print-quality photo for each.

You need to be a paid-up member on 28th February 2015 to enter any category other than Jewellery.

The categories are…

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Dec 2014 issue of Flame

For next month’s issue, make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of “Fireworks” or “Contrasting Colours”.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th January 2015. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the January issue of the GBUK Flame.

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Nov 2014 issue of Flame

For next month’s issue, make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Frozen’ or ‘Inclusions’ (wire, brass frit, silver mesh, etc. – what do you put in your beads?)

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th December 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the December issue of the GBUK Flame.

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Oct 2014 issue of Flame

Make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Beads for/of children’ or aventurine (goldstone, bluestone, greenstone).

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th November 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the November issue of the GBUK Flame.

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August Issue of Flame

August’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Flowers’ or the technique of ‘shards’.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th September 2014 (extended deadline). The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the September issue of the GBUK Flame.

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GBUK Journal Issue 7 entries

Publication date: April/Flame Off 2015 (depending on details)
Entries to: webmaster@gbuk.org by midnight on Tuesday 30th September 2014.

The GBUK Journal is a great opportunity to showcase your work in a high quality publication. Best of all it is free to submit an entry and all members who are paid up as of 30 September 2014 will receive a free copy.

If you would like to have your work included in the next GBUK Journal, then please read this carefully. We would like you to send one image only to webmaster@gbuk.org, but as before, all other required information will need to be submitted using the online submission form below.

If you do not fill in the online form, your entry will not appear in the journal. If you cannot fill in the form, email webmaster@gbuk.org.

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