News, blog posts, press releases and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
Artist group Look Inside will be hosting a Meet Your Maker event during Aberdeen's inaugural Look Again Festival. Four makers from a variety of disciplines will give a rare, behind-the-scenes look at their craft work, teaching visitors about their inspiration, practices and profession.
Sunday 22 March will see six accomplished makers demonstrate their work at Cambo Estate in Fife. Each maker will showcase their talents and offer visitors the chance to try their hand at a wide variety of craft, including weaving, silk painting, jewellery, ceramics and feltmaking.
Fife Contemporary Art & Craft will host a Meet Your Maker event at St Andrews Museum on Sunday 07 December. The event will offer visitors the chance to look behind the scenes at the work of two practicing ceramicists from different generations, Archie McCall and Dawn Youll.
The National Museum of Scotland will host the first in a series of two Meet Your Maker events on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 November 2014. Meet Your Maker is part of Craft Scotland's flagship campaign to bring makers at work to the public, and we are bringing the project to its birthplace in this event with the National Museum of Scotland.
From Friday 24 to Monday 27 October the Haining will showcase 'Haining At Home'; an exhibition of some of the Scottish Border's finest applied arts. To coincide with the exhibition, the Haining will host a Meet Your Maker event offering demonstrations of screen printing, stone carving and wooden spoon making as part this impressive event.
Visitors to Bonhoga Gallery at Weisdale Mill can get a rare behind the scenes look at the practice of ceramicist Bill Brown when Bonhoga host the first of their two Meet Your Maker events for 2014.
Jo blogs about the new VAS Annual Exhibition, which she visited with Fiona last week.
A unique work of art by Ullapool maker Allison Weightman was unveiled at LifeScan Scotland’s Beechwood premises on 17 January 2012, following a year of planning, designing and making.
Rebecca's experiences of the PMA Craft Show
Maker Tom Hopkins-Gibson has been confirmed as a speaker at the Craft Scotland Craft Connected conference.
Craft Scotland and the Collins Gallery are delighted to announce the chair and new keynote speakers for the Unite: makers day on the16th April.
Caroline discusses creating work ready for the installation of Conserving Ecologies
Craft Scotland and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are delighted to announce the selected makers for Conserving Ecologies: Craft and Biodiversity
The Sunday Times interview makers Julia Douglas, Clare Waddle and Rebecca Wilson, the trio behind 'A Wee Bit of Light Relief'.