Beryl Dean Award

Teaching Excellence in Embroidery and Design in Textile Art 2023

In 2023 we are looking for a technician who is worthy of an award.

Do you know a technician, who is beyond competent, someone who is truly inspirational?

In partnership with The Beryl Dean Education Trust, the Embroiderers’ Guild has bestowed the award for ‘Teaching Excellence’ to lecturers and teachers who are truly inspirational, with results to match, including students who have achieved beyond expectations.

This coming year we are focusing on brilliant Embroidery Technicians who have inspired and supported students during the pandemic.

The 2023 award is being launched in September 2022 when full details will be available on this website.

Closing date for applications will be Monday 6th February 2023.

Applications are welcome from: Technicians in higher, further and community education.

For more information please email