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  1. Workshop Membership at ECC: an offer for Craft Scotland Community Members
    Workshop Membership at ECC: an offer for Craft Scotland Community Members
    Deadline: 20/04/2015

    Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts is offering makers with a registered Craft Scotland Profile in our online community a fantastic reduced-rate offer on their workshop membership and classes.

    Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts, Abbeymount Techbase, 2 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AN
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  2. Solas Festival: call for visual artists
    Deadline: 20/04/2015

    Solas Festival is inviting submissions of visual art and installation for this year's event in Blackruthven, Perth. Whether it is performance art, fine art, sculpture, crafts, or anything else, the Festival is looking for ideas about how to make interactive, innovative, and exciting art that can happen in a field.

    The Bield at Blackruthven House, Perth PH1 1PY
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  3. Apply now: Growing in Confidence 2015/16
    Apply now: Growing in Confidence 2015/16
    Deadline: 20/04/2015

    Growing in Confidence is an exciting new programme for established designer/makers across the Highlands and Islands, developed by Emergents with Patricia van den Akker, Director of The Design Trust. Craft Scotland will be sponsoring ten places for makers from the rest of Scotland to participate in this programme.

    Scotland
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  4. Dalry Primary - a creative hub
    Dalry Primary - a creative hub
    From: 21/04/2015 To: 21/04/2015

    Artists/creative practitioners wanted who can help establish Dalry Primary as a creative hub. Initially voluntary positions, with a view to securing funding to continue successful relationships.

    Dalry Primary School, 4 Cathcart Place, Edinburgh EH11 2JB
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  5. LGBT History Month: Cultural Commissions 2015
    From: 24/04/2015 To: 24/04/2015

    Can you create exciting, engaging and empowering work that addresses LGBT history?

    Scotland
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  6. Apply for The Craft Gallery at Scotland's Trade Fair Spring
    Apply for The Craft Gallery at Scotland's Trade Fair Spring
    From: 24/04/2015 To: 24/04/2015

    Craft Scotland is delighted to be partnering with Springboard Events Ltd to create The Craft Gallery. The Craft Gallery will be a dedicated section within Scotland's Trade Fair Spring designed to showcase the talent and variety of craft makers in Scotland to a trade audience. Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring will be held in the SECC in Glasgow, in January 2016.

    SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW
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  7. Tea Green, Art, Design and Contemporary Craft market
    Deadline: 24/04/2015

    Submissions are now open for the Tea Green 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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  8. Tea Green, Art, Design and Contemporary Craft market
    Tea Green, Art, Design and Contemporary Craft market
    Deadline: 24/04/2015

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

    The Kibble Palace, The Botanic Gardens, 730 Great Western Road, Glasgow, Glasgow City G12 0UE
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  9. Exhibit at Lustre this Christmas in Nottingham
    Deadline: 25/04/2015

    Lustre is the premier annual selling opportunity for contemporary, innovative craft in the midlands, running from Friday 06 to Sunday 08 November 2015. Exhibiting at this event is a great chance to reach the discerning crafts consumer and to tap into the lucrative pre-Christmas gift market.

    Lakeside Arts Centre, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD
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  10. The Craft & Food Fair People
    The Craft & Food Fair People
    From: 25/04/2015 To: 25/04/2015  10:00 - 16:00

    This is the Craft and Food Fair People's second event in Selkirk. They are looking for a varied selection of crafts/crafters for the event.

    Victoria Hall, Scotts Place, Selkirk TD7 4LN
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  11. Introduction to Preparing to Export: Textiles
    From: 28/04/2015 To: 29/04/2015  09:00 - 17:00

    Highlands and Islands Enterprise, in partnership with Emergents and Scottish Development International, are running an 'Introduction to Preparing to export Textiles' workshop in Stornoway on the Tuesday 28 and Wednesday 29 April 2015.

    Stornoway, Western Isles
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  12. Open call for DCA Summer Craft and Design Market
    Open call for DCA Summer Craft and Design Market
    Deadline: 28/04/2015

    An opportunity for prospective stallholders, and those who would like to present maker demonstrations, to participate in Dundee Contemporary Art's Summer Craft and Design Market.

    Dundee Contemporary Arts, 152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY
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  13. InCube competition
    InCube competition
    From: 28/04/2015 To: 28/04/2015

    Do you have a great business start-up or growth idea for a Renfrewshire-based creative retail business? The Invest in Renfrewshire Incubator Hub (InCube) is a fantastic opportunity to launch your own creative retail business with funding and support from Renfrewshire's leading business people.

    27 High Street, Paisley PA1 2AF
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  14. Redesigning Alice: Etsy and the British Library
    Redesigning Alice: Etsy and the British Library
    Deadline: 29/04/2015

    Although she doesn't look it, Alice (famed for her adventures in Wonderland) turned 150 years old this year and Etsy is celebrating with a design competition for Etsy sellers in the UK.

    The British Library Shop, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB
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  15. Make your mark as a BOXSMALL trader
    Make your mark as a BOXSMALL trader
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    BOXSMALL is a fantastic opportunity to sell your products over a ten week period in the heart of Edinburgh city. BOXSMALL will be open from Friday 19 June 2015. They are now inviting applications from makers interested in taking a space.

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BQ
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  16. Community and craft display opportunity in Glasgow
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    Glasgow Life have a display area at the Burrell Collection to showcase Scottish contemporary crafts and are looking for proposals from individual craft makers (particularly Glasgow-based) and community groups who would like to exhibit their craft projects.

    Burrell Collection, Pollok Country Park, 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43 1AT
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  17. Aberdeen Art Fair: Call for Entries
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    Now in its fifth year, the Aberdeen Art Fair has gone from strength to strength with record visitor numbers in 2014 and another sell-out Preview Evening on the Friday. AAF is now inviting applications for its 2015 event, to be held from 04 to 06 September 2015.

    Aberdeen Music Hall, Union Street, Aberdeen AB10 1QS
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  18. Opportunity to Run Your Own Knitting Classes for Children and Adults
    Opportunity to Run Your Own Knitting Classes for Children and Adults
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    A unique opportunity from Knitting For All Ltd to start your own business, offering educational crafting and knitting classes to children and adults.

    Worldwide
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  19. Home of Artisans
    Home of Artisans
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    Online community marketplace Home of Artisans is recruiting makers from all over the world to join their network. Scottish-based makers are invited to sign up and become a member of this growing community.

    Worldwide
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  20. Made in Aberdeen Artists' Bursaries
    Deadline: 30/04/2015

    Aberdeen City Council is awarding five bursaries to Aberdeen City-based artists and makers for the development and creation of new work, to support new collaborations or training, or for artistic development and experimentation.

    Aberdeen City
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  21. Commission a Film to Promote your Work
    Commission a Film to Promote your Work
    From: 30/04/2015 To: 30/04/2015

    Craft Scotland has been in touch with two filmmaking studios who would like to offer their services to makers based in Scotland.

    Scotland
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  22. Applications open: Handmade at Kew
    Applications open: Handmade at Kew
    From: 30/04/2015 To: 30/04/2015

    Handmade in Britain and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew are pleased to announce the launch of a new international craft show, Handmade at Kew, to be held in October 2015.

    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB
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  23. Scottish Glass Society Travel Award and Hamilton Taylor Award
    Deadline: 01/05/2015

    The Scottish Glass Society (SGS) Travel Award and The Hamilton Taylor Award are both valued at £250. The awards are now open to applications from glass artists, with a deadline of Friday 01 May 2015.

    Scottish Glass Society, PO Box 24023, Edinburgh EH7 9BY
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  24. Craft Tourism Training Events - Highlands
    Craft Tourism Training Events - Highlands
    Deadline: 01/05/2015

    Craft Scotland invites makers who would like to explore opportunities in the tourism industry to register their interest in taking part in a 'How to work with the Travel Trade' seminar, to be held in Kincraig Community Hall on Thursday 14 May 2015.

    Kincraig Community Hall, Suidhe Crescent, Kincraig, Kingussie PH21 1NB
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  25. Craft Insiders PR
    Craft Insiders PR
    From: 05/05/2015 To: 05/05/2015

    Public Relations is one of the most cost effective ways to raise awareness and promote your work. Craft Insiders work with you to create a simple PR plan that supports what you want to achieve and then deliver this using their knowledge, experience and media contacts.

    Scotland
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  26. Applications open for FCA&C's next treat Store collection
    Applications open for FCA&C's next treat Store collection
    Deadline: 05/05/2015

    Fife Contemporary Art & Craft (FCA&C) is delighted to announce that they have opened applications to be a part of the treat Store's Autumn/Winter 2015 and Spring/Summer 2016 online collection.

    Fife
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  27. "ONLY CONNECT" – Making the most of social media
    "ONLY CONNECT" – Making the most of social media
    From: 05/05/2015 To: 05/05/2015  17:30 - 20:00

    This workshop, organised by Retail Creatively, will teach creative businesses how to make the most out of social media.

    1 St. Colme Street, Edinburgh EH3 6AA
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  28. Heritage Crafts Association Conference: A Place for Craft
    Heritage Crafts Association Conference: A Place for Craft
    From: 09/05/2015 To: 09/05/2015  09:00 - 17:00

    A Place for Craft is the theme for this year's HCA Annual Conference; placing makers and craftspeople at the heart of the conference and the discussions.

    V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
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  29. Applications open for Selected 2015
    Applications open for Selected 2015
    Deadline: 15/05/2015

    Dovecot Studios will be running Selected again in 2015 with support from The Dovecot Foundation and Creative Scotland, offering a platform in Scotland for high quality contemporary craft and design. The exhibition will open on Saturday 21 November 2015, and Dovecot Studios is now accepting applications for this year's exhibition.

    Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LT
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  30. Craft & Visual Artists' Grants for Fife-based makers
    Craft & Visual Artists' Grants for Fife-based makers
    Deadline: 15/05/2015

    Three revised funding and support awards for Fife-based craft and visual artists have recently been launched. The first deadline for these grants is in May 2015.

    Fife
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  31. APPROACHING RETAILERS – do's and don'ts
    APPROACHING RETAILERS – do's and don'ts
    From: 16/05/2015 To: 16/05/2015  10:00 - 15:00

    This workshop from Retail Creatively will talk you through the do's and don'ts of approaching retailers to sell your work.

    Edinburgh (address to be confirmed)
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  32. Free workshops for craftspeople: reaching more people with digital media
    Free workshops for craftspeople: reaching more people with digital media
    Deadline: 21/05/2015

    Free places are available on these workshops designed to help you promote your practice and engage a wider audience online.

    Scottish Sculpture Workshop, 1 Main St, Lumsden, Huntly, Aberdeenshire AB54 4JN
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  33. Apply for an Artist Residency in Canberra
    From: 22/05/2015 To: 22/05/2015

    In 2015 Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre in collaboration with ACT Parks and Conservation service is offering one international professional artist a two to four week residency at Gudgenby Ready-Cut Cottage in Namadgi National Park, located in Canberra, Australia. The residency will take place during August and September 2015.

    Gudgenby Ready-Cut Cottage, Namadgi National Park, Naas Road, Tharwa ACT 2620, Australia
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  34. The Craft & Food Fair People
    The Craft & Food Fair People
    From: 23/05/2015 To: 23/05/2015  10:00 - 16:00

    The Craft and Food Fair People's second event at the historic borders market town of Kelso in the Tait Hall.

    The Tait Hall, 5 Edenside Road, Kelso, Roxburghshire TD5 7BS
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  35. Call for submissions to exhibit at Tweed Art - Artists & Craft Makers Gallery
    Call for submissions to exhibit at Tweed Art - Artists & Craft Makers Gallery
    From: 26/05/2015 To: 26/05/2015

    Tweed Art, a craft makers gallery in Peebles, is constantly on the lookout for Scottish craft makers with new and interesting work; including ceramics, metalwork, glassware, sculpture, wood and jewellery.

    Tweed Art, 1 Biggiesknowe, Peebles EH45 8HS
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  36. 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.

    Glasgow
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  37. 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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  38. 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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  39. 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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  40. Apply for CRAFT 2016
    Apply for CRAFT 2016
    From: 30/06/2015 To: 30/06/2015

    Clarion Events and Handmade in Britain have created CRAFT to provide a commercial platform for designer makers who wish to reach an audience of professional retailers and collectors. CRAFT is a new trade event for leading contemporary makers which will take place alongside Home and Top Drawer from Sunday 17 to Tuesday 19 January 2016 at Olympia, London.

    Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX
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  41. 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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  42. 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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  43. 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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  44. 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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  45. 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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  46. 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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  47. 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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  48. 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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