Devoted to the collecting and accurate documentation of Carnival Glass
Welcome to the home of the Carnival Glass Society (UK)
This UK-based Society was formed by a small group of collectors in 1982 and has grown to approximately 200 members. We are now into our 35th year. We promote interest in the collecting of Carnival Glass, encouraging research into its history and circulating information through our publications.
Spring is in the air.......
and what better indications of
the coming of spring than flowers in bloom, trees in leaves, and birds
tending their young. All of these are wonderfully encapsulated in Imperial's idyllic Homestead chop plates.
Newsletter 160 is out
CGS (UK) members will have received their Autumn 2017 version of the Newsletter. And it's a 40 page bumper edition. Click on Newsletterin the menu bar for further details.
The CGS has its own Facebook page......
Visit our new Facebook page for discussions, id's, questions and conversation about the world of carnival glass.
The CGS is keen to embrace all forms of social media to promote interest in and
The CGS had a wonderful display of carnival glass at the National Glass Fair, Motorcycle Museum, (NEC), Solihull on 12 November. A full report on the day will appear in our next Newsletter, but here are some tasters of the 125 pieces of glass that were displayed.
And many thanks to all those members who turned up to support the event.
Click on any photo for a closeup.......
Special Offer on CGS Membership
The Carnival Glass Society had a special offer for its membership as a final celebration of our 35th anniversary year. All those
who either renewed their membership - or joined the Society from new - before 26 November 2017 were entered into a
special prize draw of a free additional year’s membership plus a £25 Amazon voucher.