Read craft news from Scotland and around the world, features on craft people, places and projects, and updates from the Craft Scotland team.
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.
On Friday 26 and Saturday 27 September 2014 we held the Craft Scotland Conference 2014 at The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
We are excited to share Craft Scotland's Annual Review for 2013/14 with you. Read the online publication or watch the highlights film we produced.
We are excited to announce that our conference will take place in Edinburgh on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 September 2014. It will be held in at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, who have partnered with us in support of the event.
This month we look back at a successful SOFA Chicago showcase, whilst working away on our plans for 2014.
Our annual conference was held in Dundee in October and provided the opportunity for makers, curators and craft enthusiasts to come together over two very inspiring days. The feedback and comments from delegates were extremely positive and this was also reflected in the responses to our survey.
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.
Julia's roundup of the Craft Scotland Conference which took place on 05/06 October 2013 at the University of Dundee.
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.
With just over a week to go until our Conference in Dundee, we bring you the third in a series of guest posts from our speakers. Patricia van den Akker, the Director of The Design Trust discusses ‘why pricing is a very personal matter’.
As autumn gets underway we are busy preparing for the Craft Scotland Conference which takes place on 05/06 October in Dundee. We also welcome new team members and look ahead at SOFA Chicago.
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.