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  1. SSA 2015: Open for Entries
    Deadline: 30/08/2015

    The Society of Scottish Artists’ Annual Exhibition 2015 is now open for entry.

    National Galleries of Scotland, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh EH2 2EL
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  2. 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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  3. Aesthetica Art Prize 2015: Call for Entries
    Aesthetica Art Prize 2015: Call for Entries
    Deadline: 31/08/2015

    The Aesthetica Art Prize 2015 is open for entries. The prize is a major event for established and emerging artists, now in its eighth year, and is awarded by the international art and culture publication Aesthetica Magazine.

    International
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  4. The Nesta Gallery: Call for Makers
    Deadline: 31/08/2015

    The Nesta Gallery has launched their biannual search for artwork to exhibit in their busy networking and events space.

    Nesta offices, London
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  5. Design and programming of bespoke display units
    Deadline: 31/08/2015

    We are looking for an experienced cultural researcher/artist to develop the programme and cabinet specification for a series of bespoke display units for artefacts at the new RHSC and DCN hospitals.

    RHSC & DCN, Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SA
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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. FCA&C Artists' Forum 2015
    FCA&C Artists' Forum 2015
    From: 05/09/2015 To: 05/09/2015  10:00 - 15:30

    2015 will be the ninth annual Forum Fife Contemporary Art & Craft has organised for artists. Originally started with Fife-based artists in mind, the event now welcomes craft and visual art practitioners from across the country.

    Rothes Halls, Rothes Square, Glenrothes, Fife KY7 5NX
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  9. Art/design commission for new mental health unit
    Deadline: 07/09/2015

    A design opportunity for a significant project at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children (RHSC) and Department of Neurosciences (DCN) in Edinburgh is available.

    RHSC & DCN, Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SA
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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Growing Pains
    Growing Pains
    From: 10/09/2015 To: 10/09/2015  12:45 - 16:30

    Growing Pains is a half-day workshop to help you identify how to effectively and efficiently grow your craft business.

    Caithness Horizons, High St, Thurso, Caithness KW14 8AJ
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  13. Apply to exhibit at CraftBoston Spring/Holiday 2016
    Apply to exhibit at CraftBoston Spring/Holiday 2016
    Deadline: 12/09/2015

    CraftBoston welcomes exhibitor applications from both established and emerging artists making original work that shows exemplary execution of design, quality craftsmanship, and creative use of materials.

    Boston
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  14. MOSTYN Christmas Window Commission 2015
    MOSTYN Christmas Window Commission 2015
    Deadline: 13/09/2015

    MOSTYN Art Gallery in Wales is inviting proposals for their sixth Christmas Window Display giving artists/designers/makers the opportunity to dress the double fronted art-nouveau windows at MOSTYN.

    MOSTYN, 12 Vaughan Street, Llandudno, Wales LL30 1AB
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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. Fashion Designer Residency
    Fashion Designer Residency
    Deadline: 18/09/2015

    Zero Waste Scotland is offering a residency opportunity in partnership with the Salvation Army Trading Company Limited. The opportunity calls for a fashion designer to create a new collection from post-consumer clothing inspired by the key themes of the Love Your Clothes campaign.

    Scotland
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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. Book a free space at St Andrews Day Festival, Perth
    Deadline: 30/09/2015

    Perth is delighted to be hosting The St Andrews Day Festival on Sunday 29 November 2015. The event will take place from 10am to 4pm.

    King Edward Street, Perth City High Street PH1 5UT
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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. Desks available in friendly creative co-working space
    Desks available in friendly creative co-working space
    Deadline: 30/09/2017

    Ninja Unicorn is a creative co-working space based in Glasgow's west-end. Desks are available in their bright and friendly office, perfect for freelance creatives who need a work space away from home.

    Ninja Unicorn, Suite 1A, First Floor, 55 Ruthven Lane, Glasgow G12 9BG
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  24. Tea Green Art, Design & Contemporary Craft market at The Steeple, Dundee
    Tea Green Art, Design & Contemporary Craft market at The Steeple, Dundee
    Deadline: 30/09/2015

    Submissions are now open for the Tea Green Festive Market at The Steeple in Dundee. Tea Green welcome applications from art, design and contemporary craft practitioners based in Scotland.

    The Steeple, Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DG
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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. Scotland Re:Designed Interiors Exhibition
    Scotland Re:Designed Interiors Exhibition
    Deadline: 08/10/2015

    Scotland Re:Designed (SR:D) has selected Dundee to be the location of their new interiors exhibition. With the support of DJCAD, the The Fleet Collective and Creative Dundee, the exhibition will showcase Scottish design talent to industry and the public, and applications are now welcomed.

    The Vision Building, 20 Greenmarket, Dundee DD1 4QB
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  28. 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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  29. Call for upholsterers, textile designers and artists
    Deadline: 09/10/2015

    Furniture Pop Up is looking for upholsterers, fabric designers and an artist to participate in their upcoming birthday pop up shop in Glasgow.

    Willowbank Bowling Club, 36 Dowanside Road, Glasgow G12 9DW
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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. BofA Contemporary Arts Festival call for artists & makers
    BofA Contemporary Arts Festival call for artists & makers
    Deadline: 07/11/2015

    Bridge of Allan annual Contemporary Arts Festival exhibits Scottish artists and makers for one day every year. The Festival is inviting makers to apply to take part in this event.

    Chalmers Hall Keir Street, Queens Hotel, and the new Royal Hotel Henderson Street
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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. 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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  35. 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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  36. 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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  37. 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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  38. 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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