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Artist group Look Inside will be hosting a Meet Your Maker event during Aberdeen's inaugural Look Again Festival. Four makers from a variety of disciplines will give a rare, behind-the-scenes look at their craft work, teaching visitors about their inspiration, practices and profession.
Coinciding with the annual North East Open Studios (NEOS) event, Touched by Scotland will host a Meet Your Maker event on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 September. The event will offer visitors a rare, behind the scenes look at the work of two makers: Susan Connon, a bookbinder, and Carol Meldrum, a textile artist.
Throughout May and June Scottish Art School graduates showcase the cumulative efforts of their four years of study in unique student showcases.
Craft Scotland is pleased to present the ten venues that will be taking part in our Meet Your Maker 2014/15 programme.
On 07 and 08 September, visitors to Touched By Scotland can meet jewellery maker Gabrielle Reith and textile maker Sam Goates as they go behind the scenes of their craft for Meet Your Maker.
Nancy Elizabeth Fuller makes wood-fired ceramics in rural Aberdeenshire using locally sourced wood, and employs processes and techniques she learned in Japan.
Aberdeenshire Council joins forces with textile designer Donna Wilson to create a new tartan inspired by the area’s stunning natural and built environment.
Talented graduates from Edinburgh College of Art, Glasgow School of Art, Robert Gordon Grays School of Art and Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design have won various high-level awards at New Designers and Graduate Fashion Week.
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.
Aberdeen based textiles designer Matt Russell has received a top award in the Bradford Textile Society Design Competition 2011/12.
A group of final year students of Three Dimensional Design at Gray’s School of Art, Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, are using a crowdfunding platform to raise funds for a trip to New Designers, London.
As the first month of 2012 draws to a close, there are already many achievements to reflect on and countless opportunities to explore for the rest of the year.
The 2012 Starter for 6 Main Programme is now open for applications.
Rebecca writes about her final Roadshow to Aberdeen
Artmag and Creative Scotland have announced a new partnership that will help promote Scottish visual arts to a wide audience.
Inspired by the beauty and sentiment of old photographs, Zoe Duthie has launched a new interactive design project called 'Jewellery with a Story.'
As the summer draws closer we look at the shows that will feature the next wave of talented designer makers.