We have an international membership of silk painters from the UK and other countries around the world. Enjoy viewing around 500 silk paintings by artists in our on-line galleries. Make contact with other textile artists who enjoy painting on silk. Share your ideas and enthusiasm for this wonderful art form. Increase your knowledge, be inspired and be part of our worldwide community of creative people. Join the Guild today.



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What are the advantages in joining?

A full colour magazine on silk painting every quarter. Members have access to a membership list of silk painters locally and around the world. We see ourselves as members of an international community of silk painters providing help, encouragement  and inspiration.
Regional Branches 
promoting local/regional branches where members can paint together, share ideas, hold exhibitions, etc.
Information about exhibitions give members the opportunity to display their work at a regional, national or international level.
Courses and information
Members can have their books, videos or classes listed in the Journal and on the website.
Members' art is displayed in the galleries on the website with a link to that member's website.
The Guild organises a biennial silk painting festival, filled with speakers, workshops, exhibits, fashion show and lots of comraderie.
The Guild of Silk Painters is a non-profit making organization run entirely by and for its members. There are many opportunities to get involved - we need your input - it is YOUR organisation, run for members by members!

Ideas and information power the Guild 'engine' - let us know what you want and how you want to see it going...