The Hoxa Tapestry Gallery produces hand woven tapstries, hand woven rugs and art prints. Artists Leila Thomson and daughter Johan, ECA graduates.
Elaine is a self taught Felt Artist creating beautiful 'woolly' pictures from fleece.
On the outskirts of Inverness, a rare opportunity in the Highlands to view representational to abstract 2D and 3D works by some of the areas best artists and makers. Inchmore Gallery also offers a considered choice of other works by reputable British artists in ceramic, bronze and textile works. A sympatheticaly designed gallery combined with a genuine, friendly atmosphere and knowledgable and enthusiastic staff.
Esther creates textiles using organic materials. Influenced by her highland environment she continues to explore the dimension of fragility and strength: presence and erosion.
Scottish Counted Cross Stitch Kits - we produce a range of Scottish Counted Cross Stitch kits designed and produced on the Isle of Skye, Scotland. Knitting wool, and needlecraft supplies are also avilable.
Denise works mostly with free motion embroidery on linens, calico and canvas to make home and personal accessories.
Jan Kilpatrick is a well-known teacher of mosaic, embroidered textiles and creative book-making. From her studio in Elphin, 20 minutes drive north of Ullapool, she also produces one-off pieces of mosaic; short runs of hand-printed, embroidered textile goods such as cushions and bags; hand-printed cards; hand-made paper and blank books. Most of her work uses recycled and natural materials and she draws her imagery from the natural environment, increasingly incorporating lyrical text from her own poetry.
Jane Keith produces contemporary hand-printed textiles from studios in Dundee and North Fife. She is best known for her contemporary range of hand printed ties. The ties have a strong client following and are regularly seen on TV presenters, celebrities, actors and politicians around the globe.
Jane Keith also produces large colourful hand painted silk wall hangings made to commission. They are built up using a complex layering process of varying types of dyes, pigments and processes, combining cutting edge technology with traditional applications.
Currently working with rescued leather.
Creating tactile hand-cut jewellery.
Jeanette Sendler is a milliner and textile designer. She designs, teaches and exhibits. Big Cat Textiles invites internationally renowned designer/makers to deliver masterclasses in Fife.