Features on Scottish and international craft, including reviews, special events, and profiles of makers, places and projects.
Our featured maker this month is Jenny Mackenzie Ross, who works with stoneware, porcelain, Caithness glacial till and organic materials such as kelp and rushes.
This weekend, Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh opens its inaugural selling exhibition, Selected, presented in partnership with Craft Scotland.
Our roundup of events this Christmas features everything from Christmas Craft fairs and wreath making workshops to seasonal exhibitions and open studios.
Last weekend Craft Scotland partnered with Sarah Corbett of the Craftivist Collective to host a 3 day residential Craftivism Bootcamp in the beautiful surroundings at Hospitalfield House in Arbroath.
Professor Hans Stofer from the Royal College of Art was the keynote speaker at this year's conference. We have published an extract from his inspiring talk - Making: Practice and Passion.
Our featured maker this month is Karen Suzuki, who makes urban animal forms with the aim to reflect their fragile and complex lives through exploring combined and reworked fabrics.
The Scottish Collection, which launched today, is a partnership between Creative Scotland and CultureLabel, an online retail platform which brings together selected international art and design featuring original and limited edition contemporary artwork and craft.
Twelve exhibitors have been selected by a panel of industry experts to show their work in the Scotland Re:Designed (SRD) showcase, taking place from 07 to 11 November 2013 in Edinburgh.
As part of our series celebrating the Year of Natural Scotland, we take a closer look at Louise Oppenheimer whose tapestries are inspired by the landscape on the west coast of Scotland.
Yarn Bomb Bute is a project created by resident textile artist Angharad McLaren designed to decorate the Rothesay town centre with textiles.
Sam and Anna Luntley, the creators of bakery47, have written the seventh of our conference blogs. In an introduction to their talk during the ‘Parallel Lines’ discussion series, they get you acquainted with their work and the passion behind it.
Number six in our conference blog series is written by Laura Spring, a textile designer/artist based in Glasgow. Laura will be taking part in the ‘Parallel Lines’ discussion series, and has written an introduction to her practice and its growth.
Catherine Aitken will be part of the 'Parallel Lines' discussion series during our conference in Dundee, and has written the fifth of our conference blogs; introducing her background and projects to whet your appetite in time for our upcoming conference.
Alex Dobbie, a product designer and 3D visualiser, talks about the ups and downs of collaboration in the fourth in our series of guest posts from the Craft Scotland Conference speakers.
Our featured maker this month is Joanna Kessel, who specialises in the design and fabrication of mosaic artworks for domestic and public spaces as well as pursuing a studio practice of more intimately scaled jewel-like artworks for exhibition.
With less than two weeks to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you a series of guest posts from our speakers. Find out more about the workshop hosted by Sally Johnston from Cultural Enterprise Office who will be speaking to Method Studio's Marisa Giannasi.
With two weeks to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you a series of guest posts from our speakers. First up is Fi Scott from Make Works with an update on their tour so far.
Our featured maker this month is Fiona Byrne-Sutton, who creates earthy ceramic vessels from local Scottish materials.
From 24 to 28 July 2013, visitors to the vibrant Merchant City area of Glasgow will be treated to a diverse celebration of the arts.
Contemporary textile maker Angela T Edgar has created an unusual new textile artwork.