In an interview given on BBC Radio 3, TV Presenter Kevin McCloud called for people to rediscover the value of craft.
The Scottish Government have unveiled their spending plans and draft Scottish budget for 2011-12 in response to the UK Government Comprehensive Spending Review.
Award winning Scottish designer/maker Julia Douglas has launched a new shop showcasing unique, handmade products.
The Crafts Council UK have created a new online gallery that aims to explore contemporary craft themes.
Kengo Kuma has been announced as the winner of the V&A at Dundee project.