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.
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.
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.
Innovative accessories, focusing on dynamic, sculptural forms and challenging construction.
Concrete Wardrobe is primarily dedicated to promoting Scottish based or trained designer makers whose work is both high quality and affordable. Work is manufactured and supplied as one off pieces or as small batch production ranges, many of which are exclusive to Concrete Wardrobe.
Couthie is a Scottish company with a reputation for changing the face of the Scottish design-led giftware. We work closely with young artists from Scottish Art Schools to bring exciting and unusual gifts to the market.