Read craft news from Scotland and around the world, features on craft people, places and projects, and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
For 2016, Craft Scotland’s Meet Your Maker project is part of the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design. Working in partnership with Scottish Jewellery Week, we brought craft and innovation - as a Meet Your Maker event - to the inaugural Dundee Design Festival.
To pre-empt their inspirational session at our Conference, we asked brand gurus and Craft Scotland Conference speakers O Street to answer your questions about branding. Read the collated Q&A session here.
With a client list including Spotify, Brewdog and National Galleries Scotland, we thought you might like the opportunity to pick the brains of our soon-to-be Conference speakers, O Street.
Watch our short film introducing jeweller Filipa Oliveira, who experiments with ancient and traditional techniques (such as filigree) to create contemporary pieces.
Watch our short film introducing jeweller Rosie Kimber, who works with a variety of media including precious metals, rough-cut stones, crystals and plastics.
Watch our short film introducing jeweller Anaïs Paulard, whose work is influenced by human experience and feelings.
At the start of next year Craft Scotland will be back on the road to deliver a series of roadshows across Scotland. Makers are invited to join us in five locations at the end of January and early February.
Vanilla Ink, a fully equipped workshop in Dundee for jewellery start-ups, has announced the launch of the first ever Scottish Jewellery Week.
Throughout May and June Scottish Art School graduates showcase the cumulative efforts of their four years of study in unique student showcases.
Dundee-based jewellery studio Vanilla Ink has been using their social media platforms to introduce their new batch of 'Inkers' for 2014.
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.
Julia's roundup of the Craft Scotland Conference which took place on 05/06 October 2013 at the University of Dundee.
Norma Duncan of Monifieth has put out a call for people to help beat the Guinness World Record attempt for the largest number of knitters knitting simultaneously.
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 Jewellery & Metal Design (JAMD) class of 2013 at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee, seek your help to kickstart their careers.
The jewellers at Vanilla Ink in Dundee smashed the target of their hugely successful crowdfunding campaign yesterday, enabling them to attend the UK’s most prestigious jewellery fair.
Dundee jewellery studio Vanilla Ink have launched a Kickstarter project to take Scottish craft to a prestigious event in London.
Judy Scott, a third year Textile Design student from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee, has been named the top new creative talent in the world at the grand final of the Society of Dyers and Colourists’ (SDC) annual International Design Competition.
Ignite is a 10 day celebration of creativity and culture across Dundee, Angus and Fife.
Creative platform Vanilla Ink has launched an online shop showcasing award-winning jewellery designers from across the UK.