Welcome to The Hilliard Society of Miniature Art

The Hilliard Society is one of the foremost Miniature Art societies in the UK, bringing together collectors and artists from around the world, and dedicated to encouraging greater appreciation of this specialised art form. Every summer we hold one of the largest International Exhibitions of Miniature Art in the UK in Wells, the smallest city in England. 

On our website miniature artists can find information on materials, suppliers, exhibitions, books and how to Join the Society. Collectors can view artwork in the members gallery, peruse the full exhibition online or commission a special miniature painting or sculpture. 

2019 EXHIBITION - BUY ONLINE!

The 2019 Exhibition is now available to view online and will continue throughout the yearYou are most welcome to contact the Office for purchase enquiries and to check availability. Shipping can be arranged worldwide.

We hope you will be able to join us at our next Exhibition in 2020. The most frequent comment from first time viewers of the miniature masterpieces is:

  Amazing, unbelievable detail, beautiful work! Never knew that such marvellous paintings existed!  

NEWS

The Society's Autumn Newsletter is now available to download (pdf)


"THE PRACTICE OF PAINTING IN ENAMEL" 
by Hilliard Society member Gillie Hoyte Byrom published in hardback edition


ONLINE EXHIBITION
The 2019 Annual Exhibition remains online throughout the year. Purchase enquiries welcome, please get in touch to check availability.