the guild of jam and preserve makers

The Guild of Jam and Preserve Makers

The Guild of Jam and Preserve Makers is a specialist membership organisation representing artisan and home production of jams and preserves.

By joining together as a community there can be mutual benefits, we have a unified voice and are one body of people for authorities and others to interact with.

It's aims are to . . .

  • promote and encourage jam and preserve making both in the UK and Internationally
  • provide an information source to jam makers gathered from industry professionals and talented amateurs
  • provide a framework for jam makers to develop,to share information and to create a like-minded community for mutual support

The Guild Founder

The Guild of Jam and Preserve Makers was founded by Rosemary Jameson in 2010.

Rosemary has been making jams and preserves since the age of 5 and now actively spends time in the world of artisnal jam and preserve making, including teaching jam and preserve making and Master Classes, talks and demonstrations, and writing.

Let's find out more about Rosemary and The Jam GuildĀ . . .

Simply Preserved Magazine

In January 2019 we launched our own digital Simply Preserved magazine, free to members, but also available to non-members as a paid subscription. It is packed with articles such as 'Meet the Artisan', industry news, jam and preserve making advice for home and artisan producers, plus dates for your diary and news about shows and events. There are recipes to try and equipment reviews.

Join the Guild

Membership is easy and uncomplicated - and cost effective. We won't be trying to sell you endless add-ons, just bringing you trustworthy advice from the heart of the industry.

Read more about the benefits of Guild Membership.