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.
Digby Morrow is a craftsman who makes fine decorative hardwood boxes and bespoke furniture pieces in his workshop on the outskirts of Linlithgow, near Edinburgh, Scotland. He works in solid and veneered woods of both domestic and exotic varieties and uses inlays and marquetry to decorate his pieces. He finishes his work using a variety of techniques including French polishing.
Doon Valley Crafters is a Community Interest Company and specialises in heritage crafts, such as spinning and weaving our own materials for clothing and other uses.
Dunollie aims to celebrate and support Scotland's textile heritage through introducing local crafter's produce within the different elements of Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds.
We are committed to returning the Burgh Hall to the heart of the community as an accessible, arts-led venue and will achieve this by encouraging and inspiring current and future generations to explore our heritage, to engage in diverse cultural opportunities and to work together to create a sustainable facility.
Memories are Made of These - At DialEmma Designs, artist Emma Fellowes is creating the most exquisite personalised silk-painted heirlooms of the future. The paintings depict all manner of events, from a stork announcing baby's date of birth and weight, to a church bell entwined with rings and ribbons to commemorate a wedding day.
The Clyde Room at the Falls of Clyde is a perfect craft venue. With beautiful views over the River Clyde all kinds of wildlife can be spotted along the banks from four elegant georgian windows, including dippers, grey wagtails and kingfishers.
fiadh textiles are created using textural prints and quality Scottish fabrics.
I have background in cultural/natural history/archaeology and traditional crafts. These are the things that inform and inspire my work. I use a mixture of some willow/paper based techniques. Where appropriate I also incorporate stone, clay, metal.
We restore, conserve, design and make antique and modern furniture items and interior wooden items including frames, boxes, wooden panels and bespoke fitted furniture. We also supervise and teach hand tool techniques in furniture restoration and making fields.