Beautiful linen hand-woven in glorious surroundings on traditional working croft. Also hand-spinning. Visitors welcome.
Inspired by Shetland's dramatic scenery, heritage and culture, Shetland Arts and Crafts producers offer a unique range of woodcraft, knitwear and textiles, fancy goods, fashion and home accessories, gifts, and fine art.
Skyeworks Gallery supports local artists, crafters and makers, and offers art and craft workshops and courses daily. Open all year.
The SSA is an artist-led membership organisation governed by an elected President and Council, which seeks to promote and encourage experimentation and the "adventurous spirit" in contemporary art.
Sonia Bidwell is a spinner of local wools and makes unique wall-hangings illustrating the myths, legends and poetry of northern Europe.
Spring Fling is Scotland's premier art and craft open studios event. Each spring a selected group of professional artists and craft makers from Dumfries and Galloway throw open the doors of their studios to the public. The weekend is all about visiting studios, meeting artists and makers and seeing them work in their own environment.
My small-scale sculptures are made from metal safety pins of various sizes, which are welded together to form the shape of birds, fish or insects. I make robins, wrens, barn owls, ladybirds, goldfish and more exotic species such as hummingbirds and penguins.
Suzanne Kelly is a BA Fine Arts (New York Institute of Technology) and a MAF from Edinburgh College of Art. She has worked in various media in fine and applied art, but has lately turned almost exclusively to fabric arts.
Quilts, fine dressing gowns, casual and evening handbags, soft furnishings (curtains, pillows, duvet covers, etc.) and especially fabric covered boxes are now Suzanne's main products. She works on her own as well as with two other crafts people, who are predominantly costume designers.
The Decca has space for exhibitions, workshops, training and offers creative residencies in two 3-bedroom cottages. Total accommodation up to 22 B&B or self-catering.
I am an independent textile artist and hand weaver, working from my studio in Kinross. I use a mixture of hand dyed and recycled fabrics and yarns together with various other media. I also teach textile crafts either from my studio or I will come to you.