Weavers Degree Show Awards

Deacon Paul Leigh and Boxmaster Richard Irvine were delighted to attend a special preview of this year’s Art & Design Undergraduate Degree Show at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee on 18th May. The Weavers awarded prizes for Textile Design …

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Dyer Craft Degree Show Award

Boxmamster, Wendy Maltman presented two prizes to final year students at Duncan of Jordanstone, studying Graphic Design. Belle Roach (pictured) and Alexandra Heal were given the Dyers Award for ‘Best Use of Colour’. Both students produced stunning portfolios of work that can be seen at …

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Hammerman Degree Show Award

The Hammerman Incorporation of Dundee Award was this year presented to Duncan of Jordanstone Jewellery student, Angie Strachan Deacon Convener, Raymond Edwards said, “We look forward to  seeing her Final Degree Piece at next year’s Design Degree Show.

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2023 Citizen of the Year

Each year a volunteer from the community is chosen as a way to recognise their work and selfless efforts by naming them Citizen of the Year. This year’s recipient is our own Deacon Convener Raymond Edwards, who has carried out long-term voluntary work with the …

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Dyers Supper

The Dyers enjoyed a supper at the Woodlands Hotel on Wednesday 3rd May. Retired City Archivist and Past Deacon of the Cordiners, Iain Flett presented an historic reflection from 330 years and one day ago when the Waulkers and the Dyers became one Trade. Past …

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Weavers Biennial Dinner

Friday 21 April saw our Biennial Dinner at the Weavers Room in the Verdant Works. Around 35 members and guests enjoyed a fine evening of friendship and a good meal. Two new members were introduced into the Weaver Craft, Prof. Liz Bacon, Principal & Vice …

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Hammerman Annual Dinner

The Incorporation of Dundee Hammerman  Dinner took place at the Woodlands Hotel, Broughty Ferry, Friday 24thMarch 2023. Like previous dinners, it was a lively affair with almost 70 attendees.  All of the Nine trades and the Three were represented. Members and guests were welcomed by …

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Nine Incorporated Trades Talk

How can the Nine Incorporated Trades of Dundee adapt from their sixteenth-century beginnings to be relevant in the modern world? Dr Toma Pustelnikovaite discusses her year of research into legacy and change within the Nine Incorporated Trades, focussing on how history can shape the future …

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First panels of Dundee’s Tapestry on display at the V&A

The first embroidered panels of Dundee’s very own tapestry have gone on display at the V&A Museum. Once complete the stitches will tell the stories of the city’s history dating as far back as 1850, from the changes in industry and employment to the music scene …

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Past Deacon Conveners Service of Dedication

The Past Deacon Conveners Service of Dedication was held once again at St Andrews Parish Church on Sunday 5th February. The service of Dedication is tradition goes back hundreds of years and this year ws followed by a celebratory  lunch at the Woodlands.

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