Angus Open Studios started in 2011 and studios around the area were open from 26th - 30th May. A website and a directory were designed and 6,000 copies of the directory were distributed. 53 artists and craftsmen joined as members and more are joining for 2012.
Anne is a freelance textile and stained glass artist, trained at The Glasgow School of Art where she also taught for many years.
Anne is a designer and maker of hand built ceramics mainly working in porcelain.
Her ceramics are a personal and permanent response to places and the moments of randomness and impermanence that take place in them; often starting with a walk and including printing and writing haiku.
She is interested in collaborations, residencies and commissions.
Applied Arts Scotland's primary objective is to enable free communication amongst those involved in the applied arts. AAS is a registered charity run by crafts people for both crafts people and those interested in craft.
Matt Russell is a student at Grays School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen. He is currently specialising in Textiles & Surface Design, focusing in Fashion and Interiors as an output.
Having studied Chinese Language & Culture in Nanjing University China there is inspirations of both east and west in his work.
Blogging for not only on artnthat.com, Matt also writes for STV featuring his work, designs as well as his artistic and interesting findings in his day-to-day life as a designer as well as his time working in exciting projects such as Trump golf Scotland and in Paris and London Fashion week with an array of designers.
Jane works in several different craft areas, as well as painting in oils and acrylics, she also works in ceramics, making mainly figurative work, raku fired.
The Association is a registered charity and is the umbrella organisation which provides resources and services to affilated Guilds of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers throughout the UK and abroad.
A family run gallery working alongside local and Scottish acclaimed artists and craftspeople to provide a wide range of handmade Scottish art and craft gifts.
Beaulyben crafts from Beauly in the Highlands. I work in a smoke free home. My main craft always seems to be anything knitted. I also now do cards and card making supplies.
Home-based crafters who decided to take on the challenge of running events. We support a charity at each of our event offering free space for them to promote their cause.