Members Area

Welcome to the Members’ Area of the Guild of Food Writers website. Here you will find resources that are only available to Guild members, including shortcuts to member benefits such as our discounts and pay survey results.


For more information on the Guild, and to see the full range of our activities and resources, please refer to our new FAQs page.


The directory of members is one of the most important features of the Guild, so please be sure to keep your entry up to date, both with regard to professional activities and contact details. 


Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Jennie Shapter

An experienced freelance food and cookery writer, specialising in food styling, recipe and product development, writing and editing. I work for food companies, equipment manufacturers, book publishers and magazines.

Special subjects

Food styling for photography, videos and packaging etc. Recipe development and food styling for books, marketing and advertising literature. Recipe writing, product development, equipment evaluation, recipe and book editing and production. Speicalist food areas include baking, dairy,healthy eating, honey, fruit and vegetables. Specialist equipment areas include, mixers, food processors, juicers, ice cream machines, bread machines, pressure cookers and microwave ovens.