Roche Designs is an artist-run company offering ranges of one-off, hand-crafted jewellery as well as a bespoke design service. I aim to provide you with the ultimate statement piece, unique gift or perfect finishing touch for any special outfit. Most pieces are in sterling silver with precious and semi-precious stones, but gold and other metals can be used when required.
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.
Clare designs and creates exquisite hats and headpieces for individual clients. With a strong background in traditional millinery Clare also develops and uses cutting edge techniques and innovative materials. Her hats have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the UK and included in prestigious fashion shows and as decorative art in interior design. Clare’s passion is to create unique designs that flatter and enhance her clients and make them feel absolutely special.
Contemporary Art Gallery showing Fine Art and Craft. Art Workshops and Classes for Adults. Life Drawing. Children’s Art Club. Coffee, Tea and Home Bakes. Available for Private Hire and Private Parties.
Copper shawls created and designed by fashion designer Claudia Escobar are handmade to order .
Knitted to order by a group of urban Scottish women.
Price on aplication and contact at : papawesray@hotmail/ email@example.com
They are not only beautiful and inspiring but carry benefitial health qualities to them, as explained below :
Claudia Escobar born Chilean/Polish is an international award winning fashion and textile designer. TIME Magazine voted Escobars Salmon Skin Leather Bikini ‘coolest invention for fashion of 2003’.
Escobar works with natural, organic, recycled and eco-friendly textiles, these include linen, wool, copper, wood and salmon skin and incorporates handmade and haute couture techniques. Her current work involves the creation of a new ‘conceptual material’.
Clience Studio is a friendly gallery in beautiful Galloway,near sea and hills. The gallery is easily found in the main street of the bustling town of Castle Douglas, under the clock tower. Principally showing contemporary oil and watercolour paintings by artist Angela Lawrence, mostly of galloway land and seascapes and semi- abstract work, the gallery occasionally shows a selection of craftmakers work in ceramics and jewellery.There are giclee prints,photographic work,galloway landscape calendars and ceramic mugs, coasters and placemats as well as original paintings and commissions also available.
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.
Annie gets her millinery inspiration from new and vintage fabrics and loves to source trimmings by making the most of Scotland's secret accessory finds!
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.