Read craft news from Scotland and around the world, features on craft people, places and projects, and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
Alex Dobbie, a product designer and 3D visualiser, talks about the ups and downs of collaboration in the fourth in our series of guest posts from the Craft Scotland Conference speakers.
Laura writes her last blog post for Craft Scotland, after four years with the organisation.
With just over a week to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you the third in a series of guest posts from our speakers. Patricia van den Akker, the Director of The Design Trust discusses ‘why pricing is a very personal matter’.
As autumn gets underway we are busy preparing for the Craft Scotland Conference which takes place on 05/06 October in Dundee. We also welcome new team members and look ahead at SOFA Chicago.
Our featured maker this month is Joanna Kessel, who specialises in the design and fabrication of mosaic artworks for domestic and public spaces as well as pursuing a studio practice of more intimately scaled jewel-like artworks for exhibition.
With less than two weeks to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you a series of guest posts from our speakers. Find out more about the workshop hosted by Sally Johnston from Cultural Enterprise Office who will be speaking to Method Studio's Marisa Giannasi.
With two weeks to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you a series of guest posts from our speakers. First up is Fi Scott from Make Works with an update on their tour so far.
The round up of our September opportunities includes an extended deadline to apply for our Craftivism Bootcamp in partnership with the Craftivist Collective. The earlybird ticket deadline for the Craft Scotland Conference is Monday 16 September, so make sure to book now to enjoy this special rate.
With just under a week left to book tickets at the special early bird rate for the Craft Scotland conference, now is the time to sign up for this inspiring two day event in Dundee.
On 07 and 08 September, visitors to Touched By Scotland can meet jewellery maker Gabrielle Reith and textile maker Sam Goates as they go behind the scenes of their craft for Meet Your Maker.
On Saturday 07 and Sunday 08 September you can Meet Your Maker at St Andrews Museum, and see behind the scenes with Butter Wynd Pottery and textile maker Julia Complin.
On 07 and 08 September 2013 you can Meet Your Maker at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, and see behind the scenes with jewellers Naomi McIntosh and Nicola Turnbull.
On Saturday 07 and Sunday 08 September, Gracefield Arts Centre will hold their Meet Your Maker event with Andrew Adair and Hestan Isle Press from 10.00 to 17.00.
Textile maker Sandi Kiehlmann and jeweller Yvonne Gilhooly will both be on hand at Burgh Hall Dunoon to demonstrate their craft and talk to visitors.