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Edinburgh Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards & Emerging Artists Bursaries

City of Edinburgh Council, in partnership with Creative Scotland, is now offering awards for visual artists and craft makers to develop new work, and for emerging artists to progress their practice. The Visual Artists Award and Craft Makers Award schemes award grants to individual artists/makers living or based in Edinburgh towards costs in developing new […]

Dundee Visual Artists & Craft Makers Awards

In order to support Dundee’s creative practitioners to thrive in the city, Leisure & Culture Dundee with Creative Scotland are offering funding to support Dundee-based visual artists and craft practitioners in their creative and professional development. The Visual Artists Award Scheme (DVAA) is aimed at visual arts practitioners working in the fields of drawing, painting, […]

Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursaries 2015

Each year Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursaries are awarded to ten early career artists working in three dimensions, of any age and nationality, who have been judged to be of outstanding potential. Open to sculptors of any age and nationality, with or without formal training and working in any style or media, the awards […]

Stained Glass Exhibition

I have an exhibition of stained glass panels at the Auld Kirk Museum Kirkintilloch from June 20th to July 30th. The exhibition is of copper foiled stained glass panels & portholes with the theme of the radio 4 Shipping Forecast’. Each 5″x 7″ panel has an individual engraved glass label with details of an authentic […]

Painting workshop – Autumn 2015

The Architectural Glass Centre, the commercial arm of the Swansea School of Architectural Glass, is continuing its programme of glass painting workshops/masterclasses with Jonathan Cooke in 2015.

blown glass with ceramic lid

Scots shine at British Glass Biennale

After months of anticipation, the winners of the British Glass Biennale, the highlight of the International Festival of Glass, have been announced. Scotland-based artists made up 14 of the 77 successful exhibitors and took three of the nine prizes up for grabs at the Biennale awards ceremony held on Wednesday 27 May. The Biennale is […]

For Sale: Kilncare glass flatbed kiln

Model – FK9/270 Controller – IPCO 3300/3 Internal Size  w x d x h  2050mm x 1050mm x 265mm External Size   2450mm x 1600mm x 1240mm Power    18.5 KW Supply Voltage    Three Phase and Neutral Maximum Temperature    960°C Built in May 2007 and has been in its current location since September 2008. This kiln has […]

Glass panel with pink and blue flower and Dylan Thomas quotation

‘Harmony’ Exhibition

This exhibition of contemporary glass art has been organised as part of the recent centenary celebrations to mark Dylan Thomas’ birth. Artists worldwide were invited to submit glass panels in response to the word ‘Harmony’. The Dylan Thomas International Awards for Glass and Poetry were organised and curated by the University of Wales Trinity St […]

Request from Scottish Glass Society: Call to SGS Members

The SGS have a space at the Ruskin Glass Centre as part of the International Festival of Glass on Saturday 30th May from 1.30 – 2.30pm. Our space is close to the British Glass Biennale exhibition space so hopefully lots of people will be passing by. We want to use this space to promote the society and, as […]

Scottish Glass Artists Opportunity NLCG

North Lands Creative Glass (NLCG), as part of its conference programme in September 2015, would like to illustrate the quality and diversity of contemporary glass art and craft in Scotland. To do this we invite Scottish glass artists to submit 1 – 3 images of their work, together with a short statement in the form […]