The Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership is a prestigious honour, reflecting its namesake. The founding president of the CCF/FCMA, Jekyll helped guide the organization through a time of overwhelming change, leading to the presence we have today. While he is known for over 30 years of remarkable stained glass work, he is also respected as a major force in the creative community at large,advancing the status of Canadian craft across the country. To be a recipient of this award is to be recognized as an invaluable citizen of craft.
2019 Nomination Deadline: April 30th, 2019
Robert Jekyll Award Call for Nominations 2019
Previous Award Winners Include:
2006: Robert Jekyll, Ontario & Charles Lewton-Brain, Alberta
2007: Jean Johnson, Ontario
2010: Marilyn Stothers, Manitoba
2012: Simon Wroot, Alberta
2013: Jane Kenyon, British Columbia
2014: Deborah Dumka, British Columbia
2015: Ann Roberts, Ontario
2016: Michael Hosaluk, Saskatchewan
2017: Charllotte Kwon, British Columbia
2018: Anne Manuel, Newfoundland & Tom McFall, Alberta
The video below shares the message of the award, and highlights the work of it’s namesake, Mr. Robert Jekyll. Filmed by Claire Sanford.