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Denise is a textile artist, living and working on the Isle of Skye. Her work is informed by passion for landscape and the natural world, it's fragility, history and protection.
David has worked in ceramics for over 40 years. Former Head of Ceramics at the Glasgow School of Art (1986 - 1991) he specialises in Raku and designing large high fired plate compositions for corporate and private commission. David’s work beautifully explores themes dealing with nature and the human figure. David’s work and studio can be seen by visiting the Pitclay Gallery in East Lothian.
Creating sculptures and wall hangings from found plastic. Also using recycled steel and wood.
Deborah MacVicar is an artist and Jewellery designer. She went back to the local secondary school as an adult, and later to Lews Castle College, and Moray College UHI. Graduating in october 2011 with a BA hons in fine art.
She has been selected for the New Contemporaries Exhibition in Edinburgh by the RSA in March 2012, where she will show her ‘Performances in the Landscape’, and is currently involved in an arts residency named the ‘secret sea’, being run by Taigh Chearsabhagh arts trust.
Handmade Scottish Dog Treats & Dog Apparel. Collars, Dog Coats & much more !
I am interested in producing work from a narrative relating to the wearer. This allows me to produce a piece which is directly related to the wearer and is much more than just a decorative object.
Ebba Goring uses traditional jewellery making techniques to transform her hand crocheted cotton and lace designs using skills that have been handed down from generation to generation into precious metal pieces of jewellery, thus preserving them forever.
I am a award winning photographer and artist. We also make handmade quilts and crafts. We have a small island Art Gallery, which is open to the public.
Edinburgh Contemporary crafts has transformed an old charity shop in the heart of Tollcross into a sparkly gem selling the fabulous work of some of Edinburgh's best designer makers and delivering a fantastic program of Craft workshops, all taught by practising makers and experienced tutors.