Read craft news from Scotland and around the world, features on craft people, places and projects, and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
The Orkney Chair is a type of wooden seat with a high back made from straw which has been made in Orkney since the 1700s.
The future of two popular Scottish craft firms and a prominent agency have sadly become uncertain in the current economic climate.
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been awarded funding for a Harris Tweed Training and Development Programme
Craft Scotland have rounded up regional funding deadlines for makers, which are approaching in January.
The 2012 Starter for 6 Main Programme is now open for applications.