The Ultimate Online Resource for those who have the skill, care, passion and dedication to produce things by hand, which are unique in style and of the finest quality… for those who aspire to and for those who seek them out.
Maggie Ayres creates unique artwork and wall hangings, using a variety of materials, including hand painted silks, applied fibres, photographic images, dyed velvets, stitching and found objects such as driftwood and sea-glass.
Riverside Knitwear specialises in luxury lined Mohair Jackets which can be made to order; you can choose a colour or colours to match a favourite outfit.
Bespoke, hand-crafted stationery for all occasions, from weddings, civil partnerships, anniversaries and corporate functions.
An original and exclusive range of cards, clocks, tags, plaques, wedding favours, garters and gifts with a tartan theme, all made by hand in Marjorie’s studio.
Market Tree Events run monthly Craft & Gift Markets in Edinburgh city centre.
The foundation of my work is embroidery and related techniques. I work mainly in silks, unspun or in fabric form. Fabrics and fibres are hand dyed with either chemical or natural dyes.
Silk fibres are felted to create grounds to work into using hand and machine embroidery and the embellisher machine. Papers and found objects are also used. Fabrics are manipulated to create interesting textures and patterns.
Midlothian Crafters was set up to help find opportunities for talented local crafters to promote their products, running regular crafts fairs in Midlothian and promoting crafters through the Midlothian Crafters website and Facebook page.
Monika Lamackova works with fibres, mainly wool, using traditional craft techniques such as felting to create functional and contemporary wearable and interior pieces.
Lamackovas strives to develop innovative methods of using wool and fibres and her current body of work includes scarves, wraps, collars and felt brooches.
The aims of the Association are to promote a public interest in crafts, market craft business through craft fairs and exhibitions