Cyan Clayworks was recently awarded funding through Creative Scotland which will enable an exciting new phase of growth and development. Part of the funding will be allocated for equipment; and part for hosting an international guest artist (in 2016) as a pilot scheme. As the third element of the project, the studio intends to offer structured placements for recent arts graduates.
Earlier in 2014 we partnered with Applied Arts Scotland to deliver two training events provided specifically for the craft sector. Videos of the nine speaker presentations from the events are now available to watch online.
The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded Edinburgh Printmakers a round one pass for funding of close to £5 million for redeveloping Castle Mills, a two thousand square metre building of significant heritage value located in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh.
The Edinburgh Design School now offers a validated pottery course at beginner's level, consisting of four SQA certificated units.
Chris Donnelly and Fiona Thompson are pleased to announce the appointment of James Donald as a new director of Cyan Clayworks.
Edinburgh based Anarkik3D Ltd won Best Consumer Software Award at the 3D Printshow 2013 Global Awards event last week for their ground breaking 3D modelling software developed specially for designer makers and applied artists.
Craft Scotland have rounded up regional funding deadlines for makers, which are approaching in January.
The 2012 Starter for 6 Main Programme is now open for applications.