I design and create individual items of furniture in various timbers such as cherry, maple, oak, ash and beech.
Influenced mainly by the Arts and Crafts Movement and Japanese carpentry I enjoy mixing woods and using construction details as an integral part of the design.
Brian Hurst is a self taught sculptor and wood carver who has over more than 20 years developed a distinctive style of work which appeals to lovers of craftsmanship and particularly to anglers who appreciate the time honoured methods of the highly regarded artisans who created the "smoking room models" of the early part of the last century.
Woodturner from East Ayrshire established 10 years, web site displays clocks, bowls, vases, boxes - anything and everything woodturned. Also on my web site: some special home made turning aids/tools and tips that work for me. Work on display in Maybole Art Gallery. Member of Kilmarnock and Ayrshire craft organisations.
I design and make traditional and contemporary furniture from locally sourced Scottish Hardwoods and sustainable world woods.My main pleasure lies in involving clients and helping them to achieve the design results they are looking for, whatever the project. I make all kinds of furniture including tables, chairs, shelving,cupboards,cabinets,garden furniture,kitchens,staircases as well as wooden fixtures and fittings. I also involve both stained and fused glass in my work. I am fully trained in furniture making and restoration
I create extra special original bouquets with an individual touch. Whether you choose a beautiful Brooch or Button bouquet you will be guaranteed an individual keepsake bouquet that will reflect your style.
Functional pieces and panels made with float glass with applied frits and enamels. Matching items in fabric and paper.
I design and make greeting cards which I sell at major craft fairs in the South West of Scotland. I specialise in bespoke cards for all occasions.
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.
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.