City Ceramics Studio is an artist ran ceramics studio, situated in the newly refurbished Maryhill Burgh Halls.
It holds day and evening classes and various weekend workshops.
Clachan Wood provides a personal approach to bespoke furniture making, ensuring that the needs of our clients are fulfilled and that they are delighted with the finished product.
Clarabella is a designer/maker who designs interiors and accessories from vintage/found fabrics and objects. She also offers monthly sewing classes for kids and adults and furniture up-cycling workshops.
Independent Contemporary Art & Design Studio, Art Workshops and Creative Painting Techniques & Finishes using Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint.
Cloud 9 is a small gallery housed in a beautifully restored Victorian building in Dumfries town centre. Owner and resident artist Julie Hollis champions the work of a few handpicked local artists and crafters, selling their work whilst displaying her own.
Sui Generis embraces the full spectrum of woodwork: bookbinding (some with carved and wooden bound covers), carving, furniture making and designing, joinery, leaded light work, marquetry, upholstery, restoration. These are just a selection of the skills and talents available by this master craftsman.
Melting the surly bonds of earth.
GalGael build and sail wooden boats in celebration of Scotland's heritage - providing a focal point, around which a whole number of community benefits can unfurl.
It was while working alongside Farriers in the Agriculture Industry, that I realised the potential that Blacksmithing had for creating functional, contemporary work.
Since then I have been working on combining these traditional skills with my original training as a sculptor to create new work.
Although I have used organic forms as a starting point for some of my work I often let the materials I'm using, and how it can be worked, dictate the final outcome of each idea.
Colin Parker Furniture is a small workshop of designer makers who produce furniture of the highest quality. Subtle and exquisite details combine in simple honest designs.