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  1. Create the Fringe Sustainable Practice Award
    Create the Fringe Sustainable Practice Award
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    Creative Carbon Scotland is looking for a maker to create the winner's award presented at the Fringe Sustainable Practice Award; celebrating sustainability within the arts.

    Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 8BG
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  2. Common Thread Residencies 2015
    Common Thread Residencies 2015
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    The British Council and Anou are launching an open call seeking three UK-based design and craft practitioners for the second round of the Common Thread residencies.

    Morocco
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  3. New graduates: show at the British Ceramics Biennial's FRESH exhibition
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    The British Ceramics Biennial is returning to Stoke-on-Trent for a fourth time from Saturday 26 September to Sunday 8 November 2015 and applications are now open for the prestigious FRESH exhibition for new graduates.

    Stoke-on-Trent
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  4. RBS Bursary Award 2015
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    Each year Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursaries are awarded to ten early career artists working in three dimensions, of any age and nationality, who have been judged to be of outstanding potential.

    Britain
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  5. Curator for Learning: Part-time post at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    The Curator for Learning is a new post at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, responsible for delivering existing programmes, devising an expanded programme in response to demand and identifying new target groups which fit with Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop's strategic objectives.

    Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Bill Scott Sculpture Centre, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4JT
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  6. Hospitalfield's Graduate Residency Programme
    Hospitalfield's Graduate Residency Programme
    Deadline: 06/07/2015

    The Graduate Residency at Hospitalfield is an intensive two week residency of dedicated studio time, facilitated talks, studio visits, group critiques, field trips and after dinner discussions.

    Hospitalfield House, Arbroath, Angus DD11 2NH
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  7. Open call for collaborative project: Freed Market
    Deadline: 07/07/2015

    Seventeen, Aberdeen and Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Lumsden are commissioning two artists; one established and one early career artist to work within a new collaborative project 'Freed Market: How do we feed ourselves?'

    Aberdeenshire
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  8. Applications open for Wasps' Anna Lobner Exchange 2015
    Deadline: 08/07/2015

    Wasps Studios are inviting proposals from all Glasgow-based artists to apply for the Anna Löbner Glasgow/Düsseldorf exchange 2015.

    Düsseldorf
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  9. Flock - Contemporary Craft & Design Fair
    Flock - Contemporary Craft & Design Fair
    Deadline: 10/07/2015

    Applications are now invited from makers and designers across Scotland for Flock - Woodend Barn's Christmas Contemporary Craft and Design Fair.

    Woodend Barn, Banchory AB31 5QA
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  10. Pelagic Sculpture Project, Shetland
    Deadline: 10/07/2015

    A newly formed group, the Pelagic Sculpture Partnership, comprising Shetland Catch, Shetland Fish Producers' Organisation, Lerwick Port Authority and LHD, in association with Shetland Arts wish to commission a brand new piece of site specific artwork for Lerwick harbour front.

    Shetland
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  11. Craftspace Opportunity: In:Site Festival
    Deadline: 12/07/2015

    Craftspace returns to Birmingham Cathedral Square for the fifth year with In:Site, a festival of site-specific socially-engaged work created by recent graduates running from 7 to 11 September. Applications for the 2015 In:Site Festival are open now.

    Birmingham Cathedral, Colmore Row, Birmingham B3 2QB
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  12. Teaching Opportunities for Makers
    Teaching Opportunities for Makers
    Deadline: 12/07/2015

    The Craft Room Scotland is a new independent venture in craft tourism, offering craft classes/workshops/talks in all craft disciplines. They are now looking for makers working in all disciplines to teach classes.

    The Craft Room Scotland, Upper Torwoodhill Road, Rhu, Helensburgh G84 8NG
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  13. Etsy Made Local - Christmas Markets: Selling Opportunity for Makers
    Deadline: 15/07/2015

    Etsy is looking for application from makers across the country to sell at their local Christmas Markets, Etsy Made Local on 5 and 6 December 2015.

    Glasgow & Edinburgh
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  14. A Craft Collection for National Museums Scotland
    A Craft Collection for National Museums Scotland
    Deadline: 17/07/2015

    National Museums Scotland is working in partnership with Craft Scotland to source a unique range of products for their shops, inspired by the new galleries. We are seeking applications to create a range of products for the National Museums Scotland 2016 collection.

    Scotland
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  15. Call for Applications - MAKE 2015
    Deadline: 27/07/2015

    MAKE is the Devon Guild of Craftsmen's annual Christmas exhibition celebrating the diversity of contemporary craft, running from 14 November 2015 to 3 January 2016. They are now accepting applications from makers across the UK.

    The Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AF
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  16. Studio Space in Glasgow City
    Deadline: 31/07/2015

    The Drury Street Project is offering an exciting new opportunity for artists to have a low cost studio and gallery space to practice and exhibit their work.

    18 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AP
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  17. Sell at The Forth Bridges Gallery
    Deadline: 31/07/2015

    Sell your work at this new art gallery, selling pictures, cards and crafts.

    22 High Street, South Queensferry EH30 9PP
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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  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.

    Dundee
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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. 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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