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Located on the north side of Glasgow at Grey Wolf Studios, Laura's studio is easily accessible by public transport from Glasgow City Centre and also offers free parking. Here she runs her popular monthly one-day class in screen-printing, but Laura can also offer screen-printing classes at locations to suit the client. Previous workshops have been held in hospitals, day centres, museums, galleries and botanic gardens.
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.
The Glasgow School of Art Shop will host a Meet Your Maker event on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 November 2014. The event offers a chance to peek behind the scenes at the work of Glasgow-based print studio Bespoke Atelier, and get involved with their process while creating a GSA book bag to take away.
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.
Summer Show maker Ursula Hunter blogs about an exciting commision for New South Glasgow Hospital.
In the first of our blog series to introduce our Summer Show makers we hear from Ursula Hunter who creates a range of bespoke hand-made products for the home. Her work is inspired by endangered animals and their natural habitats in Scotland.
The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded Edinburgh Printmakers a round one pass for funding of close to £5 million for redeveloping Castle Mills, a two thousand square metre building of significant heritage value located in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh.