Claire works in textile and illustration to commission and sells in the UK, USA and Europe.
Working commercially, for exhibition and to individual commission she trades as INCAHOOTS.
Claire is a textile artist/designer whose work involves mixed media technique working in an illustrative manner. She exhibits extensively throughout the UK and is commissioned by private and commercial clients.
The combination of knitted textiles used with willow is a new concept and the final vessels are visually successful. These multi functional designs have great potential for expansion into a range of product lines including; lighting, furniture, blinds and room dividers, storage vessels and outdoor decorative pieces, etc. I would also look at creating 'special' one-off commission pieces.
I am a maker primarily working with the domestic environment.
Creating two and three dimensional, functional and non-functional pieces my work is based around domestic craft and vintage objects and interiors. Modernisation, change and reproduction inspire me to create work that present a narrative for our domestic past.
Copper shawls created and designed by fashion designer Claudia Escobar are handmade to order.
Knitted to order by a group of urban Scottish women.
Clod & Pebble is the maker of fine handmade wood and ceramic kitchenware.
Cloud 9 in Dumfries town centre boasts an eclectic mix of local arts and crafts, unique and handmade.
The essence of Kintyre - Special jewellery by Campbeltown goldsmith Grant Logan, fine collections of original art and studio crafts within Campbeltown's harbour side gallery.
Coburg House is home to over 80 artists ranging across a number of disciplines. Many of the artists exhibit locally, nationally and internationally. We host workshops, exhibitions, and hugely popular Open Studio events.
I am a steampunk jewellery artisan with a passion for sourcing and bringing local (south Scotland) crafts and crafters together to sell, socialize and network.
Coldstream Gallery, in the Scottish Borders, sells a range of contemporary arts and crafts.