The Centre for Stewardship is based on the beautiful landscape of Falkland Estate and within the B-listed Stables. We have a number of venues to host workshops and craft activities.
A DJCAD Animation graduate with a passion for textile surface and fashion design. I like to experiment with natural, synthetic and local dyes as well as different printmaking techniques.
Using porcelain as a core medium, Cheryl creates hand etched ceramic wall plaques and jewellery. Using collections of vintage photographs and letters as inspiration, she aims to preserve personal histories and sentimental values.
Chrissie Heughan constructs unique works with paper formed by the simple gesture of hand papermaking.
One of the foremost creators of hand cast paper; Chrissie combines both traditional and contemporary techniques.
Chrissies paperwork's are hand dyed, hand constructed two and three-dimensional forms. They include paper fibres from plants such as cotton, Kozo and Abaca, recycled paper and may also contain collage and print. Her works range in scale from packs of papers, paper luminaries, and cast paper wall relief's through to large-scale hangings.
Christopher Kent is an artist working especially in wood, including woodcarving, wooden sculpture, furniture and woodblock printing. He is also an illustrator and has worked on graphic novels.
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.
Independent Contemporary Art & Design Studio, Art Workshops and Creative Painting Techniques & Finishes using Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint.
Copper shawls created and designed by fashion designer Claudia Escobar are handmade to order.
Knitted to order by a group of urban Scottish women.
Robin Key designer, goldsmith and stone setter who uses hand crafting methods to produce unique jewellery in his workshop in Pitmedden for 25 years.
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.