David James Student Award

We are reviving the Student Award for 2022. Renamed the David James Student Award, This competition is open to students and trainees following a structured learning syllabus at AMUSF level 3 or equivalent. 

Generous prizes from our Corporate Sponsors will be awarded to students or trainees who have produced an exeptional piece of upholstered furniture using traditional techniques. 

Nominations must be made by tutors or employers before 31st September 2022. The cost is £25 to be paid by the training facility or employer. It is free for Corporate Sponsors.  For the application form and instructions please email gtustudentmembership@gmail.com

All applications will be made anonymous before passing on to the judging panel. 

David James has been training upholsterers since the 1960s both in person and through his extensive list of publications. It is an honour that he will hand out the awards in person at the 2022 AGM. 


David James Award