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  1. Sanctuary 2015: Call for submissions
    Deadline: 28/05/2015

    Three new works will be commissioned for Sanctuary 2015, and artists of all disciplines are now invited to apply.

    Talnotry, Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway DG8
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  2. Recent graduates: apply for Arts Thread Selects at Handmade at Kew
    Recent graduates: apply for Arts Thread Selects at Handmade at Kew
    Deadline: 29/05/2015

    Arts Thread will present Arts Thread Selects at Handmade at Kew, a special space within the show for recent graduates (2013 and 2014). The show is open to 2013 and 2014 graduate designer/makers worldwide.

    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB
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  3. Glasgow Visual Art and Craft Award Scheme 2015/2016
    Deadline: 29/05/2015

    Awards of up to £1,500 are available to individual artists and makers based in or resident in Glasgow to put towards making new work.

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  4. East Lothian Craft Makers and Visual Artists Awards
    Deadline: 30/05/2015

    East Lothian Council, in partnership with Creative Scotland, have established a devolved funding scheme to support Visual Artists and Craft Makers to develop their creative practice.

    East Lothian
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  5. Design Assistant at Colin Parker Furniture
    Deadline: 31/05/2015

    Colin Parker Furniture in East Lothian is looking for a Design Assistant who has experience in creative construction and can project manage and provide drawings for the workshop.

    Colin Parker Furniture Makers & Carpenters, Crossroads School Workshops, Near Peastonbank, East Lothian EH35 5NL
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  6. An Sùileachan Residency
    Deadline: 31/05/2015

    This residency has been set up to provide time and space to research, explore and create in a landscape of outstanding natural beauty that has a strong linguistic and cultural heritage.

    Old Fire Station, Miavaig HS2 9HE
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  7. Exhibit at Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh
    Deadline: 31/05/2015

    Exhibition slots are available in August at Patriothall Gallery, an artist-led initiative in the heart of Edinburgh which aims to provide professional exhibition opportunities for artists.

    Patriothall Gallery, 1D Patriothall, Off Hamilton Place, Stockbridge, Edinburgh EH3 5AY
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  8. Stalled Spaces Scotland: use space in Fife town centres for creative projects
    Deadline: 01/06/2015

    Fife Council is looking for imaginative people and groups to use vacant, derelict or neglected spaces in and around Fife's town centres.

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  9. Aberdeen: Creative Travel Award
    Deadline: 03/06/2015

    Aberdeen City Council is launching the Creative Travel Award for young people aged 18 to 25 living in Aberdeen. (The Award was formally known as the Diamond Jubilee Travel Bursary).

    Aberdeen City
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  10. Commissions for Adult Hospice in Belfast
    Commissions for Adult Hospice in Belfast
    Deadline: 04/06/2015

    Call for expressions of interest from public artists/design teams for phase two of Northern Ireland adult hospice re-build integrated arts project

    Northern Ireland Hospice, 18 O'Neill Rd, Newtownabbey BT36 6WB
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  11. Apply for the Makers Market 2015 at Oriel Myrddin Gallery, Wales
    Deadline: 05/06/2015

    Oriel Myrddin Gallery is looking for Wales-based and UK makers and artists to sell their work in their 2015 'Makers Market', running from 7 November to 31 December 2015.

    Oriel Myrddin Gallery, Church Lane, Carmarthen SA31 1LH
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  12. Call for Entries - Designers, Makers and Artists
    Call for Entries - Designers, Makers and Artists
    Deadline: 08/06/2015

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro is calling for submissions for the upcoming exhibition, 'Retro'.

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro, The Makers Village, Ludgate, Alloa FK10 2DE
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  13. Edinburgh makers: Run your own knitting workshops
    Edinburgh makers: Run your own knitting workshops
    Deadline: 14/06/2015

    This opportunity from Knitting For All Ltd is for Edinburgh-based makers to run an already established business franchise, offering educational crafting and knitting classes to children and adults.

    Stockbridge and Tollcross (Edinburgh EH3)
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  14. South of Scotland Visual Artist and Craft Makers Awards 2015/16
    Deadline: 15/06/2015

    Thanks to the support of Creative Scotland, Dumfries and Galloway Council, Scottish Borders Council and DG Unlimited, applications are now being invited to a new Visual Artist & Craft Maker Award scheme for Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders in 2015/16.

    Dumfries & Galloway and Scottish Borders
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  15. Small is Beautiful Conference
    From: 17/06/2015 To: 18/06/2015  09:00 - 17:00

    2015 is the second year of this annual, inspirational conference for all those who are running, thinking of setting up, and committed to establishing and sustaining a micro-enterprise, whether as soletraders, freelancers, or tiny businesses.

    New Athenaeum Theatre, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 100 Renfrew St, Glasgow G2 3DB
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  16. KEEPING TRACK - inventory, stock control and file management
    From: 24/06/2015 To: 24/06/2015  17:30 - 20:00

    Learn how to keep track of your stock efficiently in this workshop from Retail Creatively.

    1 St. Colme Street Edinburgh EH3 6AA
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  17. Space and opportunities for makers in Dalry Primary
    Deadline: 26/06/2015

    Dalry Primary school is offering working space to makers and artists, in exchange for working with the children or wider community.

    Dalry Primary, 4 Cathcart Place, Edinburgh EH11 2JB
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  18. Design a Limited Edition tote bag for the London Design Festival
    Deadline: 27/06/2015

    Each year over 1,200 international and UK lifestyle press visit Tent London, held during the London Design Festival, and this year the organisers want to give visitors a unique, Limited Edition tote bag to commemorate the event.

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  19. Ceramicists: Sell your work at the new CoCA shop, York Art Gallery
    Ceramicists: Sell your work at the new CoCA shop, York Art Gallery
    Deadline: 30/06/2015

    The Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) shop aims to offer a range of work by artists working with clay. It will offer ranges of high-end ceramics, affordable pieces and anything in between.

    CoCA, York Art Gallery, Exhibition Square, York YO1 7EW
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  20. Coburg House Studio share
    Coburg House Studio share
    Deadline: 30/06/2015

    Coburg House has three spaces to let in their spacious shared studio for makers within the larger studio complex of Coburg House in Edinburgh.

    Coburg House Art Studios, 15 Coburg Street, Edinburgh EH6 6ET
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  21. Apply for CRAFT 2016
    Apply for CRAFT 2016
    Deadline: 30/06/2015

    CRAFT is a professionally juried trade event and sister show to the highly regarded Top Drawer and Home exhibition. The event gathers together more than 150 makers and 14,000 UK and International visitors from over 50 countries. CRAFT 2016 will be held at London's Olympia from 17 to 19 January 2016, and applications are open.

    Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX
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  22. Upholstery Tutor Required
    Deadline: 31/07/2015

    An experienced upholsterer, preferably AMUSF accredited (or equivalent) and qualified to teach traditional upholstery methods, is required to teach at the Forgan Arts Centre in Newport-on-Tay.

    Forgan Arts Centre, Cupar Road, Newport-on-Tay, Fife DD6 8RA
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  23. Sell at St Mungo's Craft Fair
    Sell at St Mungo's Craft Fair
    From: 14/08/2015 To: 14/08/2015

    Monthly Craft Fair run from the historic and religious centre of sunny Glasgow. A proper tourist trap.

    2 Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0RH
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  24. Sell at Scottish Borders Summer Craft Show
    Sell at Scottish Borders Summer Craft Show
    Deadline: 15/08/2015

    The Scottish Borders Summer Craft Show is being organised to benefit the local economy and promote Scottish arts and crafts to a wide public audience as well as trade buyers.

    Springwood Hall, Kelso TD5 8LS
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  25. Exhibit at city centre arts market, Art On the Exchange, in Glasgow
    Exhibit at city centre arts market, Art On the Exchange, in Glasgow
    Deadline: 27/08/2015

    Art On Scotland is excited to invite you to take part in their 2015 Art On the Exchange Markets. Eclectic, lively markets are held on a regular basis in Royal Exchange Square. Art, music and design from Scotland is all showcased.

    Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow G1 3AH
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  26. Apply for Craft Forms 2015 at the Wayne Art Centre
    Apply for Craft Forms 2015 at the Wayne Art Centre
    Deadline: 10/09/2015

    The Wayne Art Centre in Pennsylvania is accepting international applications for their twenty-first international juried exhibition of fine craft: Craft Forms, to open on Friday 04 December 2015.

    Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087
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  27. Making Futures 2015 Conference
    Making Futures 2015 Conference
    From: 24/09/2015 To: 25/09/2015  09:00 - 17:00

    The fourth edition of Making Futures will build upon the success of the three previous editions, (2009, 2012 and 2013) to explore the notion of "the (re)turn of the maker in a post-global sustainably aware society" through examples of material thinking-in-action that seek to address our increasingly uncertain futures.

    Mount Edgcumbe Country Park, Cremyll, Torpoint, Cornwall PL10 1HZ
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  28. Art Quilt Elements 2016
    Deadline: 30/09/2015

    The twelfth international juried exhibition of contemporary art quilts at the Wayne Art Centre, Pennsylvania, USA, will run from Friday 18 March 2016 to Thursday 28 April 2016, and applications are currently being accepted.

    Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087
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  29. Dundee Visual Artists & Craft Makers Awards
    Deadline: 02/10/2015

    In order to support Dundee's creative practitioners to thrive in the city, Leisure & Culture Dundee with Creative Scotland are offering funding to support Dundee-based visual artists and craft practitioners in their creative and professional development.

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  30. Edinburgh Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards & Emerging Artists Bursaries
    Deadline: 09/10/2015

    City of Edinburgh Council, in partnership with Creative Scotland, is now offering awards for visual artists and craft makers to develop new work, and for emerging artists to progress their practice.

    Edinburgh City
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  31. Open call exhibition opportunity: Outsider Craft
    Open call exhibition opportunity: Outsider Craft
    Deadline: 30/10/2015

    Outsider Craft will showcase UK creativity by artists who define themselves as facing barriers to the art world. Submissions for the open call out are invited from UK-based artists whose work is three or two dimensional and centres around craft processes.

    Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1TJ
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  32. Sell your work at the Rotary Conference 2015
    From: 06/11/2015 To: 06/11/2015

    This is an annual event where the Rotary Foundation expect between 400 and 600 delegates. Stalls are available for makers. The exhibition is also open to the general public.

    Caird Hall, City Square, Dundee DD1 3BB
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  33. Host a Residential Workshop or Event at Gartmore House
    Host a Residential Workshop or Event at Gartmore House
    From: 29/12/2015 To: 29/12/2015

    Gartmore House is an ideal venue for craft makers to hold courses and events. Gartmore offers a residential facility with plenty of rooms suitable for holding workshops and courses.

    Gartmore House, Gartmore, Stirling FK8 3RS
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  34. Call for Entries: Designers, Makers and Artists
    Call for Entries: Designers, Makers and Artists
    From: 31/12/2015 To: 31/12/2015

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro is seeking designers, makers and artists to submit work for their eclectic gallery and retail space.

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro, The Makers Village, Ludgate, Alloa FK10 2DE
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  35. Free exhibition or event space in Edinburgh
    Deadline: 31/12/2015

    Do you need a space to show your artwork off? Are you interested in hosting your own exhibition? Perhaps you are launching a new product or need space to run an event? Frisky Froyo's Lothian Road store in Edinburgh is now accepting proposals from artists or makers who would like to use the space.

    Frisky Froyo, 37 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2DJ
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  36. Inches Carr Craft Awards for recent graduates
    Deadline: 05/01/2016

    These new awards will be given out for the advancement of craft work either undertaken in or associated with Scotland. The first awards will be made in 2016.

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