1. To promote mutual interest in, and further study of, under-glaze
2. To collect together and record ALL known patterns, marks and any other relevant information on this subject.
3. To issue quarterly Bulletins and Occasional Papers.
Back copies of Bulletins etc are available to Members from
Friends of Blue, P.O Box 996, Cheltenham, Glos, GL50 9FX.
Nos. up to Bulletin 123 £0.75 each; Nos 124 onwards £1.20 each. Occasional Papers Nos. 1, 2 and 3 £2.0 each; Occasional Paper No. 4, £2.40. Prices do not include postage.
4. To hold one major meeting each year, in addition to locally arranged meetings offered by Members (usually in their own homes), reporting any interesting information to the Editor for publication in the Bulletin.
Current membership rates (due 1st July) (UK) £20 per annum; (Overseas) £25 (US $52 if paying by cheque in US dollars. This includes a fee to cover bank charges). If US members can pay in £ Sterling by bank cheque, travellers cheque or cash they will avoid the dollar cheque conversion charge. But preferably use Paypal (see below).
If you would like to join the Friends of Blue, please print out and fill in the Application Form and send it to
The Membership Secretary
Friends of Blue
9 Spinney Way
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Bird's nest. Tea bowl and saucer c. 1810.