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The Federation gets an online redecoration

2013 sees a brand new online look for the Federation as we launch our new website and embrace social media networking with an SDF Facebook page and YouTube Channel. The new-look website – at the same address – has been completely re-designed to be as clear, clean and user-friendly as possible. We’ve simplified the navigation […]

Ian Brown

Ian Brown: 25/02/1929 -12/12/2012

It is with great sadness that the Federation reports the passing of Ian Brown, President in 1966.   In addition to running his own company, J & R F Suttie, Ian taught at nightschool for many years where he imparted his unbounded knowledge of graining, marbling, gilding and signwriting. He was involved in many facets […]