Mati Ventrillon is one of the few remaining knitters still manufacturing from Fair Isle and the only one carrying the ‘Fair Isle Certification Trade Mark’
Jennifer is the Snìomhadair aig Ceann-cinnidh Clann Urchardainn (Spinner to the Chief of the Clan Urquhart) and works in experimental archaeology and education. Preserving this ancient craft is a passion and you can find her spinning and teaching at many historic locations throughout the UK
Gillian Cooper is an artist, writer, tutor and quilter. She trained at Goldsmiths College, London and has exhibited widely in the UK and abroad.
UK's leading ethical events company provides high footfall events for Scottish, Fair Trade and ethical producers. We organise various events on Castle Street in the heart of Edinburgh throughout the year, during Easter, The Festival and Christmas periods.
The School of Textiles and Design in Galashiels delivers degree programmes in Textile Design, Interior Design, Fashion Design, Fashion Communication, Fashion Marketing and Retailing and Fashion Technology
HI-Arts Craft Development provides support for the craft sector in the Highlands and Islands.
Highland Stoneware produces a vast range of distinctive pottery at its workshops in Lochinver and Ullapool. Everything is handmade and freehand painted by our skilled craftspeople.
Journeyman Leather is a small skill-based business from Shetland.
Working exclusively with top quality leather and solid brass fittings, combined with traditional hand tools and craftsmanship, we make saddlery and tack, bags and belts of unsurpassed quality.
Ingrid is from Shetland and trained in tapestry weaving at Edinburgh College of Art. Her work uses traditional techniques but with a contemporary edge.
Inner Wild, wilderness wear for dearhearts
Scottish wilderness and wildlife-inspired hand-knitted, felted, sewn and embroidered textile designs including wearable art and sculptures that help you nurture your inner wild.