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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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GBUK AGM 2014 at Tuffnell Glass

Venue: Tuffnell Glass, Rudston, Yorkshire, YO25 4UD
Date: 12/13/14 September 2014 (AGM on Sat 13th).

On Friday 12th we will have the torch benches for members to play and/or demo on – we are hoping there will be some of you willing to share your techniques with our other members; Teresa has offered to show us a trick or two too.

On Saturday the AGM will be at middday.

Sunday is a free day on the torches for those who want to stay for the whole weekend. More info below.

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Competition 2014 winners!

Thank you to everyone who entered the competition this year, the entries were both beautiful and stunning. A lot of hard work went into each and every one. Thanks also to everyone who came and ogled the entries on our stand at the Flame Off! Here are the winners.

BEGINNER – Katrina Beattie
SET – Ilsa Fatt
FOCAL – Judith Hannington
SCULPTURAL – Sue Webb
OTHER – Judith Hannington
JEWELLERY – Linda Newnham

Pictures below.

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GBUK bead & jewellery competition 2014

The themes this year are: “Feeling Blue” or “Famous Artists“.

Members are invited to make a bead or beads, a set or a focal, an off-mandrel piece of work or a piece using mixed media.

The deadline for entries is 28th February 2014.

Please note, we have changed the categories this year to embrace the many different styles and methods of working.

The categories are:

Beginner – any form of entry is valid. Beginners may enter the beginners category OR enter any/all of the main categories.

Focal bead – on mandrel, single bead.

Set of beads – multiple beads, on mandrel.

Sculptural – on mandrel.

Other – incorporates anything else not included above e.g. cold working, dioramas, off-mandrel.

Members are welcome to enter multiple categories with different pieces of work, except the beginner category. No one entry can be submitted for multiple categories.

Jewellery – one entry per person, or collaboration group, which must include lampwork beads.

You do not have to be a member of GBUK to enter the jewellery category.

The entry form is available as a PDF or a Word doc.

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