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  1. Craft Pods’ 2015-16 Tour
    Craft Pods’ 2015-16 Tour
    From: 27/10/2015 To: 17/09/2016  09:00 - 17:00

    The 2015-16 Craft Pods’ tour around Fife will showcase works by silversmith Grant McCaig: a selection of nine silver and iron spoons.

    Venues across Fife
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  2. A History of Underwear
    From: 06/02/2016 To: 02/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    A History of Underwear explores the architecture of underwear from Victorian times to modern day.

    Park Gallery, Callendar House, Callendar Park, Falkirk FK1 1YR
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  3. Cartographic Collection at & Collective Gallery
    Cartographic Collection at & Collective Gallery
    From: 04/03/2016 To: 26/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Exhibition of jewellery from Eleanor Symms' new Cartographic Collection - unique necklaces, brooches and earrings in engraved reclaimed aluminium with silver, precious and semi-precious stones.

    & Collective, Maple House, 28 Henderson Street, Bridge of Alan, FK9 4HR
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  4. Celts
    Celts
    From: 10/03/2016 To: 25/09/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    This major exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland, organised in partnership with the British Museum, unravels the complex story of the different groups who have used or been given the name Celts through the extraordinary art objects they made and used.

    Exhibition Gallery 1, Level 3, National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1JF
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  5. Sewing Independence: Revealing the Wemyss School of Needlework
    Sewing Independence: Revealing the Wemyss School of Needlework
    From: 12/03/2016 To: 14/05/2016  10:30 - 16:00

    Boasting a beautiful collection of embroidered works, the Wemyss School of Needlework will showcase its collection in its first major exhibition outside of the school since 1936.

    St Andrews Museum, Kilburn Park, Doubledykes Road, St Andrews, KY16 9BF
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  6. Between Myth and Ledgend
    Between Myth and Ledgend
    From: 02/04/2016 To: 30/04/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Based on Myths and Ledgends, this is your last opportunity to see this travelling exhibition of contemporary textile art by Edge Textile Artists Scotland.

    Birnam Arts, Station Road, Birnam, Dunkeld, Perthshire PH8 0DS
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  7. Boody Ware
    Boody Ware
    From: 02/04/2016 To: 30/04/2016  10:00 - 18:00

    The Scottish Gallery will showcase a solo exhibition of new work from Cleo Mussi.

    The Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ
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  8. Shoreline
    Shoreline
    From: 02/04/2016 To: 30/04/2016  10:00 - 16:00

    A showcase of new work from jeweller Heather McDermott; inspired by the shorelines of Skye.

    The Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ
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  9. Space Craft: Architecture meets making
    Space Craft: Architecture meets making
    From: 05/04/2016 To: 13/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Inverness Museum and Art Gallery (IMAG) is hosting the Crafts Council touring exhibition Space Craft as part of the Scottish Festival of Architecture 2016.

    Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Castle Wynd, Inverness, Highlands IV2 3EB
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  10. Weaving DNA
    Weaving DNA
    From: 08/04/2016 To: 22/05/2016  10:30 - 17:00

    Weaving DNA is an immersive textile exhibition borne from a collaboration between Icelandic product designer Hanna Dís Whitehead and Scottish textile designer Claire Anderson. Together they re-appropriate traditional Nordic and Scottish textiles, examining the ways in which these represent and shape aspects of national identity.

    The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
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  11. Spring Fling 2016 Spring Showcase
    Spring Fling 2016 Spring Showcase
    From: 09/04/2016 To: 21/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    This year Spring Fling’s flagship exhibition returns to Gracefield Arts Centre, where over the years they have celebrated the rich variety of artists and makers who make the annual event an inspiring and unique experience.

    Gallery 2, Gracefield Arts Centre, 28 Edinburgh Rd, Dumfries DG1 1JQ
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  12. The Kildas
    The Kildas
    From: 09/04/2016 To: 05/06/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    An exhibition of work created by innovative textile artist Deirdre Nelson - Silver Coins from Scotland, Australia and New Zealand have been repurposed into medals.

    The Barony Centre, 50 Main Street, West Kilbride, North Ayrshire KA23 9AR
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  13. Scottish Potters Association's Open Exhibition, 'Still Life'
    Scottish Potters Association's Open Exhibition, 'Still Life'
    From: 09/04/2016 To: 15/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    An open exhibition by the Scottish Potters Association at Milton Art Gallery, Banchory. This exhibition is in conjunction with a painting exhibition under the same theme ‘Still Life’.

    Milton Art Gallery, Milton of Crathes, Banchory Aberdeenshire AB31 5QH
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  14. The Knitting & Stitching Show Edinburgh
    The Knitting & Stitching Show Edinburgh
    From: 28/04/2016 To: 01/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    A celebration of textile art and crafts, featuring demonstrations, interactive workshops and curated galleries from contemporary textile artists from Scotland, the wider UK and Europe.

    Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh EH28 8NB
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  15. Laldie Haans: Orkney’s first Craft Festival
    Laldie Haans: Orkney’s first Craft Festival
    From: 29/04/2016 To: 01/05/2016  09:00 - 17:00

    The inaugural Laldie Haans will take place across mainland Orkney and the outer isles at the end of April 2016. There will be as many as 44 events and creative happenings taking place during the festival.

    Orkney
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  16. Weaving the line: Mark-making in Tapestry
    Weaving the line: Mark-making in Tapestry
    Start Date: 30/04/2016

    Explore the great variety of marks that can be translated into weave, from fine wandering lines to bold surface lines, lines woven into the structure of the weave or whipped on to the surface.

    WASPS Partiothall, Studio 114, 1D Patriothall, off Hamilton Place, Edinburgh EH3 5AY
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  17. Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    From: 30/04/2016 To: 30/04/2016  10:30 - 16:30

    Colour and texture - felt wall art. A handmade felt workshop focusing on design and texture in wall art.

    Edinburgh Palette, St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh EH7 6AE
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  18. Stone settings in silver jewellery
    Stone settings in silver jewellery
    Start Date: 30/04/2016

    Learn a variety of jewellery making techniques and make a unique piece of silver jewellery incorporating a stone setting with experienced jeweller Caroline Finlay.

    Studio 8 Jewellery Workshop, Fire Station Creative, Carnegie Drive, Dunfermline KY12 7AN
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  19. Introduction to Book-Making
    Introduction to Book-Making
    From: 01/05/2016 To: 01/05/2016  10:00 - 16:30

    Learn how to make a variety of interesting book structures including folded, cut and folded, and a single section case binding.

    The Old Printing Works, 25 Station Road, Thornton, Fife KY1 4AX
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  20. A Garden of Time and Silence
    A Garden of Time and Silence
    From: 01/05/2016 To: 31/07/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Exhibition of mixed media and poetry, by Anna S. King and Valerie Gillies.

    Dawyck Botanic Garden, Stobo, Scottish Borders EH45 9JU
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  21. Meet Your Maker at The Haining
    Meet Your Maker at The Haining
    From: 01/05/2016 To: 08/05/2016  13:00 - 15:00

    To coincide with their exhibition Reflections - Glass: Water: Art: Science, showcasing contemporary glass work, The Haining is running two Meet Your Maker events. See demonstrations of glass engraving and lampworking, meet the makers and get involved in glass working techniques.

    The Haining Estate, Selkirk TD7 5LR
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  22. Introduction to Wood Carving with Alex Lopez
    Introduction to Wood Carving with Alex Lopez
    Start Date: 02/05/2016

    This six week evening course will introduce the use of hand tools and techniques required for carving lime wood.

    Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Bill Scott Sculpture Centre, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4JT
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  23. Connections
    Connections
    From: 04/05/2016 To: 28/05/2016  10:00 - 18:00

    The Scottish Gallery has worked in collaboration with the Contemporary Glass Society (CGS) to present Connections. This exhibition of contemporary glass features 21 glass artists from Scotland, the UK and internationally.

    The Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ
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  24. Ruth Leslie - Next Generation
    Ruth Leslie - Next Generation
    From: 04/05/2016 To: 28/05/2016  10:00 - 16:00

    The Scottish Gallery is delighted to present a showcase from jeweller Ruth Leslie; inspired by structural forms within textile machinery and irregularities found in fabrics.

    The Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ
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  25. Ceramic Sculpture
    Ceramic Sculpture
    Start Date: 04/05/2016

    Explore the versatility of clay on this five week course. Participants will learn how to coil voluptuous forms and slab-build geometric sculpture.

    Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Bill Scott Sculpture Centre, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4BU
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  26. Spotlight On: Native American Jewellery
    Spotlight On: Native American Jewellery
    From: 05/05/2016 To: 05/05/2016  14:00 - 15:00

    Santa Fe metalsmith Keri Ataumbi discusses how jewellery can be both adornment and sculpture in this conversation with National Museums Scotland’s Keeper of World Cultures Henrietta Lidchi.

    Auditorium, Level 1, National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1 JF
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  27. Willow Basketry Course
    Start Date: 07/05/2016

    A beginners or improvers willow basketry course.

    Isle of Muck, Inner Hebrides
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  28. Resin Jewellery Weekend Course
    Resin Jewellery Weekend Course
    Start Date: 07/05/2016

    A resin jewellery day course over two consecutive Saturdays. Make your own necklace, earrings and brooch.

    Leith Academy, 20 Academy Park, Edinburgh EH6 8JQ
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  29. One-Day Lampshade Printing and Making Class with Laura Spring
    One-Day Lampshade Printing and Making Class with Laura Spring
    From: 07/05/2016 To: 07/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Learn how to screen-print using paper stencils on this one-day class and take home your very own lampshade!

    Grey Wolf Studios, 131 Craighall Road, Glasgow G4 9TN
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  30. Visit JANER Designs
    Visit JANER Designs
    From: 08/05/2016 To: 08/05/2016  12:00 - 17:00

    An open studios event at JANER Designs. Lighting made from found objects, refurbished classic mid century chairs vintage goodies. A treasure trove of lovely things to buy with a story to tell.

    JANER Designs, 6 Dalmatian House, Dunbar, East Lothian EH42 1LE
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  31. C A R V E @ 99 Bar and Kitchen Aberdeen
    C A R V E @ 99 Bar and Kitchen Aberdeen
    From: 08/05/2016 To: 08/05/2016  14:00 - 16:00

    C A R V E is a pop-up workshop travelling across Scotland setting up in different venues, bringing you a unique experience creating hand-crafted jewellery; from wax to silver.

    Ninety Nine Bar & Kitchen, 1 Back Wynd, Aberdeen AB10 1JN
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  32. Object and Memory
    Object and Memory
    Start Date: 09/05/2016

    Explore the memories evoked by a treasured object through this week-long expressive book-making course.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  33. New for Old
    New for Old
    From: 09/05/2016 To: 22/05/2016  10:00 - 18:00

    New for Old is an exhibition showcasing exchange and collaboration in craft and design between Scottish and Thai makers.

    Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, John Hope Gateway, Arboretum Place, Edinburgh EH3 5NZ
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  34. Dreamscapes
    Dreamscapes
    From: 10/05/2016 To: 21/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    An exhibition of domestic scale abstract sculptures, hand-carved in stone and wood, by Ann Coomber.

    Plockton Hall, Harbour Street, Plockton, Ross-shire IV52 8TN
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  35. Pottery Courses for Adults in Alyth
    Pottery Courses for Adults in Alyth
    Start Date: 11/05/2016

    Join experienced tutor Nancy Fuller to create a range of hand-built pottery. Four week Wednesday or Friday evening courses.

    Eastfield Garage, Eastfield House, Bamff Road, Alyth, Perth & Kinross PH11 8DR
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  36. Meet Your Maker at Stirling Castle
    Meet Your Maker at Stirling Castle
    From: 14/05/2016 To: 15/05/2016  09:00 - 17:00

    We are teaming up with Stirling Castle once again to provide opportunities for young people and members of the local community to work with practicing contemporary makers Sally-Ann Provan and Laura Murray. The culmination of the participants’ new work, inspired by the renaissance surroundings of Stirling Castle, will be showcased during a fashion event in May.

    Stirling Castle, Castle Esplanade, Stirling FK8 1EJ
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  37. Craft in Architecture
    Craft in Architecture
    From: 14/05/2016 To: 24/05/2016  10:00 - 16:00

    An exhibition of craft skills as used in architectural practice. The exhibition centres on stone, metal, glass, wood, clay and lime. Alongside a showcase of work will be short films of the makers producing each piece.

    Gayfield Creative Spaces, 11 Gayfield Square, Edinburgh EH1 3NT
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  38. Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Start Date: 14/05/2016

    Come and join Wild Rose Escapes in the woods and learn natural dyeing the traditional way - outside over a fire.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  39. Introduction to Enamelling Weekend
    Introduction to Enamelling Weekend
    Start Date: 14/05/2016

    A two day, weekend course learning the magic of enamelling. The class will look at traditional techniques such as Sgraffito, Plique a jour and Cloisonné.

    Vanilla Ink Studios, MAKLab, 30 St George's Road, Glasgow G3 6UJ
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  40. Beginners Patchwork & Quilting
    Start Date: 14/05/2016

    This class will run over four consecutive Saturday mornings. It will cover the basic techniques and you will complete a big block which can be turned a cushion cover or wall hanging.

    Edinburgh Patchwork, 4 Bellevue Street, Edinburgh EH7 4BY
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  41. Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    From: 14/05/2016 To: 14/05/2016  10:30 - 16:30

    A handmade felt workshop focusing on colour, texture and shaping, using merino wool and silk.

    Edinburgh Palette, St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh EH7 6AE
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  42. New for Old - Workshops
    New for Old - Workshops
    From: 14/05/2016 To: 22/05/2016  10:30 - 15:30

    New for Old - a programme of interactive workshops to try hands-on craft making techniques from Scotland and Thailand with paper, bamboo and fabric.

    John Hope Gateway, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Arboretum Place, Edinburgh EH3 5NZ
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  43. Working with porcelain
    Working with porcelain
    From: 14/05/2016 To: 14/05/2016  11:00 - 16:00

    A special one-off porcelain workshop run Cyan Clayworks' guest artist Elizabeth Kendall.

    Cyan Clayworks, Studio 3, 2nd Floor, Beaverhall Art Studios, 27 Beaverhall Rd, Edinburgh EH7 4JE
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  44. Lino Printing - A Complete Introduction
    Lino Printing - A Complete Introduction
    From: 15/05/2016 To: 15/05/2016  10:00 - 16:00

    This one-day workshop will give you the confidence and tools to try out this printmaking technique within a relaxed, creative environment.

    Process Studios, Abbeymount Techbase, 2 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AN
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  45. Japanese Stab Binding with Wrap Cover
    Japanese Stab Binding with Wrap Cover
    From: 21/05/2016 To: 21/05/2016  10:00 - 16:30

    Learn to use a variety of Japanese sewing techniques to bind pages together to make beautiful soft-cover notebooks and sketchbooks.

    The Old Printing Works, 25 Station Road, Thornton, Fife KY1 4AX
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  46. Big Jug Saturdays with Charlotte Barker
    Big Jug Saturdays with Charlotte Barker
    Start Date: 21/05/2016

    This two day course will introduce coil-building techniques to make a large jug or vase in the form of a head.

    Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Bill Scott Sculpture Centre, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4JT
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  47. Into the Woods with Sam Stead
    Into the Woods with Sam Stead
    Start Date: 21/05/2016

    An intensive introduction to the possibilities of working with different woods.

    Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Bill Scott Sculpture Centre, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4JT
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  48. New for Old - Creative Social Entrepreneurs in Thailand
    New for Old - Creative Social Entrepreneurs in Thailand
    From: 21/05/2016 To: 21/05/2016  11:00 - 12:30

    A talk by Kaewwanna Indigo Studios and Varni Southern Wickery about their work with communities.

    Lecture Theatre, Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, 20A Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR
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  49. 3D/2D Garden Mosaic
    3D/2D Garden Mosaic
    Start Date: 23/05/2016

    Make a small garden table top, a small sculpture and a wall plaque - all decorated in durable mosaic.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland, IV27 4HH
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  50. Restored and remixed
    Restored and remixed
    Start Date: 23/05/2016

    Restored and Remixed will investigate how imagery within textile practice, and how it is changed and re-contextualised by the addition of new information to the core artifact.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  51. Evening course in ceramics (intermediate)
    Evening course in ceramics (intermediate)
    Start Date: 24/05/2016

    This six week course will cover different approaches to working with clay. Ideal for those with a little prior knowledge of ceramics.

    Cyan Clayworks, Studio 3, 2nd Floor, Beaverhall Art Studios, 27 Beaverhall Rd, Edinburgh EH7 4JE
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  52. Angus Open Studios
    Angus Open Studios
    From: 26/05/2016 To: 30/05/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Angus Open Studios announce their annual showcase, taking place from 26 to 30 May 2016. This will see the county’s creatives open up their studios to the public for the bank holiday weekend.

    Angus
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  53. Stained Glass: An Introduction
    Stained Glass: An Introduction
    Start Date: 27/05/2016

    A new course introducing stained glass, using the surroundings of the Isle of Cumbrae as inspiration.

    FSC Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, North Ayrshire KA28 0EG
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  54. Leather Wallet Workshop
    Leather Wallet Workshop
    Start Date: 28/05/2016

    This intensive two-day course will take you step by step from the basics of leatherworking through to creating your own unique leather wallet. This will take you through a range of leatherworking skills including preparing and cutting patterns, basic leather carving, stitching, and dyeing.

    Resonate Together, North Castle St, Alloa, Clackmannanshire FK10 1EU
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  55. Japanese Paper & Mokuhanga
    Japanese Paper & Mokuhanga
    Start Date: 28/05/2016

    Explore making paper from both Eastern and Western fibres then focus on 'Mokuhanga', traditional Japanese woodblock printing.

    PULP: Paper Arts Workshop, Wasps Factory, 77 Hanson St, Glasgow G31 2HF
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  56. Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    From: 28/05/2016 To: 28/05/2016  10:30 - 16:30

    A handmade felt workshop focusing on three dimensions, colour and texture, creating 3D vessels and pods.

    Edinburgh Palette, St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh EH7 6AE
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  57. Narrative Sculpture: Through Printmaking and Pate de Verre
    Narrative Sculpture: Through Printmaking and Pate de Verre
    Start Date: 30/05/2016

    This workshop led by Karen Akester offers an introduction to open mould casting and pate de verre: a fantastic process which allows vibrant and precise colour application.

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster KW3 6BN
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  58. Blacksmithing workshop
    Blacksmithing workshop
    Start Date: 31/05/2016

    Learn a new skill with a blacksmithing day course, and take away a handcrafted object such as tongs, coat hooks, a candlestick, a poker or a toasting fork.

    Mount Florida Studios, 37 Clincart Road, Glasgow G42 9DZ
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  59. Coracle Making Course
    Start Date: 03/06/2016

    A three day course making a coracle, or traditional boat from willow.

    Alyth Craft Tourism Venue, Alyth, Perthshire
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  60. One-Day Lampshade Printing & Making Class with Laura Spring
    One-Day Lampshade Printing & Making Class with Laura Spring
    From: 04/06/2016 To: 04/06/2016  10:00 - 17:00

    Learn how to screen-print using paper stencils on this one-day class and take home your very own lampshade!

    Grey Wolf Studios, 131 Craighall Road, Glasgow G4 9TN
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  61. Surface Pattern Printing Workshop
    Surface Pattern Printing Workshop
    Start Date: 04/06/2016

    The two day workshop will take you through the entire process of surface pattern printing from design to production.

    Process Studios, Abbeymount Techbase, 2 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AN
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  62. Contemporary Glass Painting and Layering
    Contemporary Glass Painting and Layering
    Start Date: 06/06/2016

    This course is led by Jeff Zimmer and is about creating three dimensional images on glass using both traditional and photographic approaches.

    Quatre Bras, Lybster, KW3 6BN
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  63. Bold and Beautiful with Charlotte Buch (Unique Felt Jackets)
    Bold and Beautiful with Charlotte Buch (Unique Felt Jackets)
    Start Date: 06/06/2016

    Learn how to transform an existing jacket pattern into your own personal design, creating interesting features with zip fastenings, pockets and embellished lapels.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  64. Textile Dyeing and Printing
    Textile Dyeing and Printing
    Start Date: 06/06/2016

    This five-day course is designed to introduce you to simple, deliberately low-tech, methods of dyeing and print-making onto cotton and mixed-fibre fabrics.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  65. Your Favourite Dress with Charlotte Buch
    Your Favourite Dress with Charlotte Buch
    Start Date: 09/06/2016

    This class will show you one of the many ways to make a stylish, simple and fine quality felt dress.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  66. India Street Bazaar
    India Street Bazaar
    From: 10/06/2016 To: 24/07/2016  12:00 - 17:00

    India Street Bazaar compares Scotland’s lost textile industry and India’s thriving crafts, taking the history of the former Turkey Red Industry (from the West of Scotland) as a starting point.

    Tramway (Front Gallery), 25 Albert Drive, Glasgow G41 2PE
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  67. Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    From: 11/06/2016 To: 11/06/2016  10:30 - 16:30

    Felt hats made-to-measure. A handmade felt workshop to create a seamless, fine felt accessory.

    Edinburgh Palette, St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh EH7 6AE
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  68. Ceramics: Handbuilding
    Ceramics: Handbuilding
    Start Date: 11/06/2016

    A short one-off workshop that will introduce you building unique pots by hand. Two places remaining!

    Cyan Clayworks, Studio 3, 2nd Floor, Beaverhall Art Studios, 27 Beaverhall Rd, Edinburgh EH7 4JE
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  69. Experimenting with Batik with Textile Traders
    Experimenting with Batik with Textile Traders
    Start Date: 15/06/2016

    Two days to learn, experiment and play with a wide variety of batik techniques with Diane and Jim Gaffney of Textile Traders.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  70. Block Printing onto Fabric
    Block Printing onto Fabric
    Start Date: 19/06/2016

    Hand-print fabric to use in a wide range of design projects, from fashion to furniture, lampshades and more!

    Process Studios, Abbeymount Techbase, 2 Easter Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AN
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  71. Words from the Woods
    Words from the Woods
    Start Date: 20/06/2016

    Gentle walks and easy writing and art activities will lead up to the construction of a hand-bound, illustrated journal: a tactile presentation of your very own words from the wood.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  72. Learn to build/repair a Traditional Dry Stone Wall
    Learn to build/repair a Traditional Dry Stone Wall
    From: 25/06/2016 To: 25/06/2016  09:00 - 16:00

    A two day beginner hands-on course where you rebuild a section of dry stone wall, learning the age-old techniques of this satisfying craft.

    Blackmill, Allanfauld Road, Kilsyth, North Lanarkshire G65 9DE
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  73. Two-day Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Two-day Felt Workshop with Heather Potten
    Start Date: 25/06/2016

    Pockets and handles: felt bags. A two-day handmade felt workshop to create a seamless, fine felt accessory.

    Edinburgh Palette, St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh EH7 6AE
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  74. Shibori, Indigo and Beyond with Jane Callender
    Shibori, Indigo and Beyond with Jane Callender
    Start Date: 27/06/2016

    The focus of this five-day workshop is on shibori – the inventive art of Japanese shaped resist dyeing.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  75. Mask Making with Cath Whippey
    Mask Making with Cath Whippey
    Start Date: 27/06/2016

    This week-long course will be part of the Glasgow School of Art Summer School 2016.

    The Glasgow School of Art, 164 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RQ
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  76. One-Day Textile Printing Class with Laura Spring
    One-Day Textile Printing Class with Laura Spring
    From: 02/07/2016 To: 02/07/2016  10:00 - 16:30

    Learn how to screen-print onto textiles on this one-day class and take home four tote bags that you have printed using your own design!

    Grey Wolf Studios, 131 Craighall Road, Glasgow G4 9TN
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  77. Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Start Date: 02/07/2016

    Learn to naturally dye using plant dyes, the traditional way outdoors, over fires.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  78. Traces: Nuances of blacks and whites
    Traces: Nuances of blacks and whites
    Start Date: 04/07/2016

    Exploit the subtleties of tones, fabrics and surfaces, line and mark through print, stitch, bonding and assemblage whilst exploring ideas of the Trace.

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  79. A Garden of Stitches
    A Garden of Stitches
    Start Date: 04/07/2016

    Learn how to translate the colours, shapes, patterns and textures of the garden into miniature textile works of art.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  80. Stained Glass Panels
    Stained Glass Panels
    Start Date: 04/07/2016

    This week-long course will be part of the Glasgow School of Art Summer School 2016.

    The Glasgow School of Art, 164 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RQ
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  81. Studying the Head in Clay with Cath Whippey
    Studying the Head in Clay with Cath Whippey
    Start Date: 04/07/2016

    This week-long course will be part of the Glasgow School of Art Summer School 2016.

    The Glasgow School of Art, 164 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RQ
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  82. Designing and Making Stained Glass
    Designing and Making Stained Glass
    Start Date: 04/07/2016

    Spend a week learning about and creating stained glass, using the beautiful surroundings of the Isle of Cumbrae as inspiration.

    FSC Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, North Ayrshire KA28 0EG
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  83. Complete Introduction to Weaving
    Complete Introduction to Weaving
    Start Date: 06/07/2016

    This five-day course will introduce you to the art of weaving on a four-shaft loom.

    Meadow Mill, West Henderson's Wynd, Dundee DD1 5BY
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  84. Dye to Spin week
    Dye to Spin week
    Start Date: 09/07/2016

    Come and learn the whole process... from washing the fleece, picking the dye plants, dyeing, carding and then two days of spinning.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  85. Tapestry Summer School: Playing with Colour
    Tapestry Summer School: Playing with Colour
    Start Date: 11/07/2016

    This five-day workshop is about learning, playing and exploring your creativity at your own pace and discovering your own story in tapestry.

    Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife KY15 7JT
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  86. Creative Whithorn Arts & Crafts Trial
    Creative Whithorn Arts & Crafts Trial
    From: 16/07/2016 To: 17/07/2016  08:00 - 16:00

    A weekend of events, demonstrations, displays and exhibitions in Whithorn.

    Whithorn, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8
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  87. Beginners Weaving Workshop
    Beginners Weaving Workshop
    Start Date: 30/07/2016

    Beginners workshops. One or two days. £60 per day Suitable for absolute beginners or for those with very little experience.

    GlobalYell Ltd, 3 and 4 Sellafirth Business Park, Yell, Shetland Isles, ZE2 9DG
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  88. Eco-printing
    Eco-printing
    Start Date: 30/07/2016

    Natural printing on paper and silk. Eco printing is an unusual technique, which uses plants and minerals to print directly onto a surface.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  89. Submissions being accepted for AMUSF Upholstery Diploma Applications
    Submissions being accepted for AMUSF Upholstery Diploma Applications
    Start Date: 31/07/2016

    Due to a high volume of enquiries the Upholstery Craft Training Centre Scotland is accepting applications for AMUSF Upholstery Diploma Courses until the end of July 2016.

    39 John Player Building, Stirling Enterprise Park, Stirling FK7 7RP
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  90. Rematerialisation of Systems with El Ultimo Grito
    Rematerialisation of Systems with El Ultimo Grito
    Start Date: 02/08/2016

    This class is open to applicants from all backgrounds and will be supported by a glassmaker in the hot shop, who can work from drawings and instructions. If you are a glass blower it is possible to make your own components.

    Quatre Bras, Lybster, Caithness KW3 6BN
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  91. Next Steps in Weaving
    Next Steps in Weaving
    Start Date: 03/08/2016

    This five-day course will help you to consolidate your weaving skills on a four-shaft loom.

    Meadow Mill, West Henderson's Wynd, Dundee DD1 5BY
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  92. Willow Weaving
    Willow Weaving
    Start Date: 05/08/2016

    Learn how to construct your own willow sculpture in this three day course on the Isle of Cumbrae.

    FSC Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, North Ayrshire KA28 0EG
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  93. Felting weekend
    Felting weekend
    Start Date: 20/08/2016

    Join Wild Rose Escapes in the woods and learn to felt using beautifully naturally-dyed fleece.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  94. Chasing & Repousse: Metalsmithing Weekend Workshops
    Chasing & Repousse: Metalsmithing Weekend Workshops
    Start Date: 20/08/2016

    Award-winning silversmith Bryony Knox teaches the ancient art of Chasing & Repousse - where sheet metal is formed and embossed using small steel tools, whilst held in pine pitch.

    Studio 10, Coburg House Studios, 15 Coburg Street, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6ET
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  95. Reinventing the Sphere: Masterclass with David King
    Reinventing the Sphere: Masterclass with David King
    Start Date: 22/08/2016

    In this class, glassblowing skills will be developed through repetition and thoughtful analysis of the process. Artists, designers, and glass makers alike will benefit from a back-to-basics approach with one-on-one technical support and no previous experience needed.

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster, Caithness KW3 6BN
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  96. Casting in Nature: Masterclass with Colin Reid
    Casting in Nature: Masterclass with Colin Reid
    Start Date: 22/08/2016

    Working with kilncast glass in this week-long masterclass you will use the wonderful landscape and nature around North Lands as the source of form, texture and inspiration from which to cast. Previous experience will be helpful but not essential. Bring old clothes, this will be a messy workshop.

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster, Caithness KW3 6BN
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  97. Big Cat Textiles Felt Forum
    Big Cat Textiles Felt Forum
    From: 27/08/2016 To: 28/08/2016  09:00 - 17:00

    Classes with international felt makers Jeanette Appleton, Andrea Noeske Porada, Jorie Johnson and Claudia Gemein. Inge Bauer and Anita Larkin also in attendance!

    Big Cat Textiles, 3 Clinton Street, Newburgh, Fife KY14 6DP
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  98. Beginners Bowl Carving Weekend Workshop
    Beginners Bowl Carving Weekend Workshop
    Start Date: 27/08/2016

    Over this two day introductory course, you will use a range of hand tools to carve a functional bowl from locally sourced timber.

    The Pavilion, Inverleith Park, Arboretum Place, Edinburgh
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  99. Textile Dyeing and Printing
    Start Date: 29/08/2016

    This five-day course is designed to introduce you to simple, deliberately low-tech, methods of dyeing and print-making onto cotton and mixed-fibre fabrics.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  100. Crazy Paving: Master Class with Richard Wentworth
    Crazy Paving: Master Class with Richard Wentworth
    Start Date: 02/09/2016

    During these nine days you will take a journey in the rural landscape and urban sites of the region, but expect to leave the track. The class will involve sharing skills and knowledge with the group. There will be introductions to skills and support with glass blowing, and across the glass studios. This research will be supported by drawing and photography.

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster KW3 6BN
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  101. Two-day Introductory Stone Letter Carving Course
    Start Date: 03/09/2016

    This two-day introductory stone letter carving course with professional sculptor Simon Burns-Cox will be held at The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop and is open to all levels.

    The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, 21 Hawthornvale, Edinburgh EH6 4JT
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  102. See Sound, Sea Shore
    See Sound, Sea Shore
    Start Date: 10/09/2016

    Spend a week on this tiny island and leave with an illustrated hand-made journal, full of your own impressions of island life.

    Tanera Mor, the Summer Isles, Achiltibuie, Ross-shire IV26 2YN
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  103. Learn to build/repair a Traditional Dry Stone Wall
    Learn to build/repair a Traditional Dry Stone Wall
    Start Date: 17/09/2016

    A two day beginner hands-on course where you rebuild a section of dry stone wall, learning the age old techniques of this satisfying craft.

    The Braes, Forehouse Road, Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire PA10 2PT
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  104. Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Natural Dyeing weekend course
    Start Date: 17/09/2016

    Learn how to make beautiful colours from plant dyes the traditional way - outside over a fire.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  105. The Craft Retreat
    The Craft Retreat
    Start Date: 24/09/2016

    Come and relax and learn and enjoy natural dyeing, eco-printing, spinning, felting and walking.

    Wild Rose Escapes, Higher Crochail, Cannich, Beauly, Inverness-shire IV47NE
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  106. Textile Translations
    Textile Translations
    Start Date: 26/09/2016

    Learn how to translate the colours, shapes, patterns and textures of the natural world into miniature textile works of art.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  107. Letter Carving in Stone
    Start Date: 03/10/2016

    Foundation course in cutting fine letters in stone and practising essential drawing and layout skills. Stone and all tools will be provided.

    Cromarty Arts Trust, Ardyne, 19 Bank Street, Cromarty IV11 8YE
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  108. Mosaic for the First Time
    Mosaic for the First Time
    Start Date: 08/10/2016

    On this beginners' course you will learn the core skills of making mosaic and, in the process, produce a beautiful wall panel which you will take home.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland IV27 4HH
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  109. Mosaic Murals
    Mosaic Murals
    Start Date: 14/10/2016

    This three-day course will take you through the theory of mosaic mural-making, help you to design and plan your project installation and also make small elements of the final work using two different transfer methods.

    Jan's Studio, Elphin, Sutherland, IV27 4HH
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  110. Lampworking with Ian Pearson
    Lampworking with Ian Pearson
    Start Date: 18/10/2016

    This three-day course is aimed at those who wish to experience and learn some basic elements of working glass in an open flame, (Lampworking/Flameworking). It will appeal to the beginner as much as those with previous experience.

    North Lands Creative Glass, Quatre Bras, Lybster KW3 6BN
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