Society of Designer Craftsmen

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Sam Fanaroff FSDC awarded British Empire Medal

Sam Fanaroff, SDC Fellow and founder of the Sussex Guild of Craftsmen, has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2018 for his services to Crafts. Sam will be exhibiting alongside other Fellows, Members and Licentiates of the Society at the Designer Crafts 'Hand of the Maker' exhibition at Chelsea College of Art in July 2018.

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The Arts and Crafts Movement was one of the most influential, profound and far-reaching design movements of modern times. Learn more about the society and its rich history dating back to 1887.

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