I am interested in producing work from a narrative relating to the wearer. This allows me to produce a piece which is directly related to the wearer and is much more than just a decorative object.
Jo works with mixed media, combining dyed and painted fabrics with fleece and felt, embellished by hand and machine embroidery, couching, quilting and beading.
Ceramic artist, Duncan Hood creates individual and innovative works in porcelain inspired from land and seascape.
Ebba Goring uses traditional jewellery making techniques to transform her hand crocheted cotton and lace designs using skills that have been handed down from generation to generation into precious metal pieces of jewellery, thus preserving them forever.
Edinburgh Contemporary crafts has transformed an old charity shop in the heart of Tollcross into a sparkly gem selling the fabulous work of some of Edinburgh's best designer makers and delivering a fantastic program of Craft workshops, all taught by practising makers and experienced tutors.
Edinburgh Contemporary crafts has transformed an old charity shop in the heart of Tollcross into a sparkly gem; selling the fabulous work of some of Edinburgh's best designer makers and delivering a fantastic program of Craft workshops, all taught by practicing makers and experienced tutors.
Creative woodcraft. Incorporating pyrography, painting, carving, woodturning and inlay we make gifts, furniture and items of wooden jewellery which are unique, tactile and functional. Commissions undertaken.
Taking inspiration from her home in the Scottish Highlands, Eileen produces a wide range of jewellery and silverware ranging from contemporary charm bracelets to Christening cups, spoons and bowls.
Handmade, unique and original bags, hats and accessories made in Perthshire by the designer from Scottish fabrics.
Eli creates ethical and beautiful embroidered soft furnishings and accessories, stitched by hand and machine. Coastal landscapes of Scotland, Norway, Portugal and Sri Lanka inform and flavour of the patterns and textures that she constructs into sumptuous layers or bold graphic imagery and motifs.
Eli mixes luxury fabrics and fibres such as silk with organic cottons, locally produced woven tweeds and felt. She is firmly committed to principles of sustainable design. Recent products include; oven gloves, table runners, cushions, luxury greetings cards and aprons.