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  1. Residency opportunity for artists 25 and under in Kirkcudbright
    Deadline: 07/08/2015

    If you are aged 25 or under and have a connection with, or live in Dumfries and Galloway, then Wasps Studios invite you to apply for their exciting artists' residency programme in Kirkcudbright. The deadline has now been extended to 5pm on Friday 7 August 2015.

    Canonwalls and Claverhouse, 117 High Street, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway DG6 4JG
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  2. Call for submissions
    Call for submissions
    Deadline: 07/08/2015

    Submissions are now open for the Tea Green 'Open Doors' Market at The Lighthouse in Glasgow. Tea Green welcome applications from art, design and contemporary craft practitioners based in Scotland.

    The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
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  3. Hothouse 6: Open for applications
    Hothouse 6: Open for applications
    Deadline: 11/08/2015

    Are you an emerging craft maker? The Crafts Council in partnership with Craft Scotland is inviting applications for Hothouse: an intensive programme especially tailored for contemporary makers who want to run a sustainable craft practice. Craft Scotland is sponsoring six places for Scottish-based makers on this prestigious development programme.

    Scotland
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  4. P & O Makower Trust Commission: call for entries
    Deadline: 14/08/2015

    National Museums Scotland invite entries for the P & O Makower Trust Silver Commission. The commissioned piece will feature in the museum’s new Art & Design gallery 'Making & Creating', due to open in 2016.

    National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1JF
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  5. 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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  6. National Theatre of Scotland New Headquarters Artwork: Call for proposals
    Deadline: 15/08/2015

    National Theatre of Scotland invites proposals from new and emerging designers, visual artists and makers to submit applications for a £7000 design commission for an artwork, based on 'the map of Scotland', to be sited in the foyer of the new National Theatre of Scotland Centre in Glasgow.

    Scotland
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  7. 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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  8. Exhibit at 'Alternative Giving', Craft Town Scotland
    Deadline: 21/08/2015

    Craft Town Scotland will be hosting an exhibition entitled 'Alternative Giving' in the run up to the Christmas period at the Barony Centre, and they are inviting applications from makers.

    The Barony Centre, 50 Main St, West Kilbride, North Ayrshire KA23 9AW
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  9. Comments needed on draft Scottish craft qualification
    Deadline: 21/08/2015

    Creative & Cultural Skills is looking for expert input to make sure the draft structure for a new SVQ for craft makers is fit for purpose and will suit the needs of the craft sector in Scotland.

    Scotland
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  10. 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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  11. Studio spaces in Ullapool
    Deadline: 31/08/2015

    Having recently opened a new gallery space in Ullapool, An Talla Solais is pleased to be able to offer its existing premises as a creative hub comprising studio spaces, ceramics facilities and a resource centre.

    An Talla Solais, Market Street, Ullapool IV26 2XE
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  12. Studio Space Coburg House Studios
    Studio Space Coburg House Studios
    Deadline: 31/08/2015

    Coburg House Art Studios has a space to let in their large, light and friendly 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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  13. Tutors Wanted
    Deadline: 01/09/2015

    Remade in Edinburgh is currently expanding their workshop programme, and would like to create a pool of tutors to help them deliver this.

    17 Guthrie Street, Edinburgh EH1 1JG
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  14. North Lands Creative Glass Conference 2015
    North Lands Creative Glass Conference 2015
    From: 04/09/2015 To: 06/09/2015  09:00 - 17:00

    This year the North Lands Creative Glass conference further expands and contextualises the classes, which will examine the diverse materiality of glass and glassmaking techniques. Artists and designers are looking at the material afresh, investigating the basic science and tools, and asking how far is it possible to push the idea of ‘the glassmaker’?

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster, Caithness KW3 6BN
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  15. Next steps for the creative industries in Scotland
    Next steps for the creative industries in Scotland
    From: 08/09/2015 To: 08/09/2015  08:30 - 13:00

    This conference will bring together policymakers from the Scottish Government and Parliament with key stakeholders in the creative industries including representatives from film and broadcasting, publishing, fashion, crafts, gaming, and music and drama, as well as academics and other interested parties.

    Central Edinburgh
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  16. 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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  17. South of Scotland Visual Artist and Craft Makers Awards 2015/16
    Deadline: 14/09/2015

    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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  18. Re-upholsterers & Loose Cover Makers
    Re-upholsterers & Loose Cover Makers
    Deadline: 15/09/2015

    There are currently several opportunities for re-upholsterers and loose cover makers throughout Scotland to join Plumbs.

    Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Fife, Moray & Stirling
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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. The Facility Shop: Call for Submissions
    The Facility Shop: Call for Submissions
    Deadline: 30/09/2015

    Newly developed retail unit housing Made in Britain products looking for designers and brands.

    Edinburgh, EH6 6UU
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  22. Call for Submissions - Artists, Designers & Makers
    Deadline: 30/09/2015

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro is looking for artists and makers to showcase their talent in an eclectic, vibrant gallery space and shop.

    The Makers Gallery & Bistro, The Makers Village, Ludgate, Alloa FK10 2DE
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  23. Craft Scotland Conference 2015
    Craft Scotland Conference 2015
    From: 02/10/2015 To: 02/10/2015  10:00 - 18:00

    On 2 October 2015 Craft Scotland will once again invite the sector to get together for our annual conference. This year's one-day gathering will be held at The Glasgow School of Art, and is curated by Dawn Youll.

    The Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RQ
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  24. 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.

    Dundee
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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. Knitwear Manufacturing Facility, Shetland
    Deadline: 31/12/2015

    The Textile Facilitation Unit based at Shetland College, UHI can be accessed by design businesses to enable new start-up's to progress, support existing designers and for the purpose of student/graduate research, design and development.

    Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0PX
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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. 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.

    Scotland
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  33. Submissions open for Meet Your Maker Hosts
    Submissions open for Meet Your Maker Hosts
    Deadline: 31/03/2016

    Our Meet Your Maker programme is now open to applications from venues, groups or organisations on a rolling basis. If you would like to host a Meet Your Maker event for 2015/16, you can apply now.

    Scotland
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