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Borders Book Festival 2017

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17 June 2017 The Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction will be announced by its sponsor, Richard Buccleuch, at the Borders Book Festival on Saturday 17 June. The 2017 shortlisted authors for the literary prize which includes a commissioned glass panel as well as £25,000 are Jo Baker, Sebastian Barry, Charlotte Hobson, Hannah Kent, Francis… Read more »

Glass Glamour Exhibition

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17 – 18 June 2017 The Glass Glamour exhibition curated by Fiaz Elson, is a private show set in a domestic setting in Quenington Old Rectory,  Cirencester at Lucy and David Abel Smith’s home. A group of 22 selected artists will be showing on Saturday 17th June, 6.00pm – 8.00pm, and Sunday 18th June 10.00 am –… Read more »

MAKE a celebration of craft

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18 February – 23 April 2017 Look out for the Gem Collection at Ruthin Craft Centre’s exhibition MAKE. A celebration of the work of some fifty applied artists, marking a return of several of your favourite makers along with some new faces. For the past two years Ruthin Craft Centre’s Paul Hamlyn Foundation funded What… Read more »

North Lands at Lindean Mill

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  The glass panel ‘NorthLands’ was made this year and in response to explorations of ‘Time & Space’ during a Masterclass at North Lands Creative Glass Centre. www.northlandsglass.com

Simon Mawer Wins 2016 Walter Scott Prize

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Congratulations to Simon Mawer who has won the 2016 Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction for his novel Tightrope. The author received the £25,000 award from the Duke of Buccleuch at the Brewin Dolphin Borders Book Festival in Melrose. Simon Mawer was also awarded a glass panel, titled Borderlands, commissioned from Lindean Mill Glass. Borders… Read more »