Lindsay is a spinner of one-off merino-based yarns for hand knitters, and a dyer of yarns with natural indigo. She incorporates fabrics and papers in framed collages, often inspired by her travels, both real and imagined.
The Craft and Food Fair People are a new event organisation in the Border and Northumberland, with a fresh approach for craft and food fairs with a very proactive modern approach to the advertising and promotion of all our events.
The Crafters is a retail co-operative, set up in 1998. We are a group of like-minded independent craft workers, who wanted to have a retail space in the high street that we could run ourselves.
The Haining is managed by The Haining Charitable Trust, and is a Grade A listed Palladian Mansion which lies in the Ettrick valley, 30 miles south of Edinburgh, and just over 20 miles north of the border with England. The Aims of the Trust are to create a self-sustaining, commercially viable estate, which would safeguard the building and grounds, developing its use for the advancement of education, arts, heritage and culture and the provision of recreational facilities through the preservation of the heritage, culture, archaeology, natural environment and amenity of The Haining Estate for the people of Selkirkshire and the wider public.
Inspired by narrative, folklore, urban legends and historical painting and printmaking, The Last Hours Collection is the work of enamelist, illustrator and jeweller Josephine Conkie.
The National Trust for Scotland is an independent charity set up in 1931 for the preservation and conservation of natural and human heritage that is significant to Scotland and the world.
The Trust has gone on to become Scotland's largest membership organisation and a leader in conserving and promoting the nation's treasured places and collections so that they can be enjoyed by present and future generations.
Lella Cherrie is a fashion technologist with Tartanish Womenswear and an experienced corsetiere and costumier. She also holds an adult teaching qualification.
We are a contemporary art gallery and sculpture garden with a dedicated craft gallery, all set in a beautifully restored stone steading near Duns.
Contemporary artifacts, reflecting on Scottish/Nordic/Icelandic indigenous making traditions in wood and other materials.
Presently exploring and developing a contemporary art practice.
From his workshop in the Scottish Borders, Toby Vint designs and produces furniture in local hardwoods. Toby admires the simplicity of construction apparent in early furniture and the clean lines of modern design and combines these styles. Personal commissions are always welcome. Previous commissions range from display cabinets, bookshelves and dining tables, to stools and knife blocks.