SOLENT GUILD OF WOODCARVERS & SCULPTORS
The James Bell Shield, dedicated to the memory of our Founder, James Bell, is awarded for best abstract or general carving.
The Harry Wareham Trophy, dedicated to the memory of Harry Wareham, is awarded for best human figure in relief or in the round.
The Vic Flower Trophy, dedicated to the memory of Vic Flower, is awarded to the winner of the Relief class.
The Jess Jay Trophy presented by Jess for non-wood carvings and sculptures.
The President’s Trophy presented by Pax Benger and Alan Crockford is awarded to the winner of the Wildlife class.
The Derek Duff Trophy presented by Derek and his daughter Jackie is for carvers who have not won or been placed in any Guild competition.
The Bill Pinney Trophy presented by Frank Leach is competed for in a General Competition held at the AGM and is judged by Members of the Guild.
The following trophies are competed for each year. (Note some of the photos are of winning carvings and not the trophies)