Read craft news from Scotland and around the world, features on craft people, places and projects, and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
The New Easterhouse Mosaic in Glasgow has been nominated for the CoD+A Awards, which champion the importance of design collaborations in bringing creativity and beauty into the places where we live and work.
The Craft Scotland office is buzzing with energy this month as we prepare this year's events and shows. Read about what we've been up to and find out about our new Craft Tourism opportunity.
Our series celebrating the Year of Natural Scotland continues with a look at craft in the beautiful surroundings of the Falls of Clyde.
Craft Scotland are pleased to announce the makers taking part in Meet your Maker 2013. The event takes place across eight Scottish venues, from Shetland to the Scottish Borders from 07 to 08 September 2013.
Edinburgh-based designer Judy R Clark is one of a lucky few international labels to gain a place on Wowcracy, a new crowd-sourced fashion platform backed by magazines Vogue and Glamour.
Make Works have selected eight artists and designers as part of the residency programme running alongside their tour of Scotland.
Craft Scotland is delighted to be showing the work of 36 Scottish craft makers at their Summer Show in Edinburgh during August 2013.
The fascinating story of the ancient agricultural crop will be brought to life at the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival - Scotland’s leading celebration of nautical heritage and culture in Portsoy from the 22 to 23 June, 2013.
Raku is an type of pottery that originated in Japan during the 16th century and has since become popular with makers throughout the world.
Jane Gowans recently discussed her life and work as a jewellery designer on BBC Radio Scotland.
Our June Opportunities round-up features jobs and exhibitions, selling opportunities, a textiles conference from Shetland Arts and the national Converse/Dazed Emerging Artists Awards 2013.
On 10 June 2013, the Scottish Fashion Awards announced the nominees for their eighth annual celebration of fashion. A number of Scottish craft making businesses have been nominated for the prestigious awards, including Georgia Wiseman and Jane Gowans.
Scotland's bookbinders have been producing notable binding designs for over five centuries.
Artlink have launched a new programme of work called Investigate | Create.
Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop has unveiled the first completed panels in a major work of community art: a tapestry which is engaging Scots emigrant communities around the world.
Twelve projects including 'Back on the High Street' from Falkirk will compete in the final of TestTown, a business competition being run by Carnegie UK Trust.
As the summer sun begins to shine, Katie Lees has released a collection of silver and gem-set jewellery through her new online shop.