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treat shop call out

Call out for new makers We are delighted to announce that we are now open for applications to be a part of the treat Store’s Autumn/ Winter 2015 and Spring/ Summer 2016 online collection. Having launched in October of last year, the treat Store has continued to grow in sales, popularity and awareness during the […]

Glasgow Visual Art and Craft Award Scheme

Run in partnership with Creative Scotland, this scheme offers awards to individual artists and makers, based or resident in Glasgow, towards costs involved in the research, development and creation of new work. Awards up to £1,500 are available.

GRANT SCHEMES FOR FIFE CRAFT & VISUAL ARTISTS

In partnership with Creative Scotland and Fife Council, Fife Cultural Trust and Fife Contemporary Art & Craft have launched 3 revised funding and support awards for Fife based craft and visual artists in 2015: a Development Programme, Mentoring Programme and Project Grants.

Lustre, Nottingham

LUSTRE CONTEMPORARY CRAFT MAKER’S MARKET LUSTRE 6 – 8 November 2015 Lustre is the premier annual selling opportunity for contemporary, innovative craft in the midlands. Exhibiting here is your chance to reach the discerning crafts consumer and to tap into the lucrative pre-Christmas gift market. Lustre provides an exceptionally high-quality retail experience. It attracted 3,000 […]

Call for Artists: Selected

Dovecot Studios are happy to announce that we will be running Selected again in 2015 with support from The Dovecot Foundation and Creative Scotland. Deadline for applications is 5pm 15th May 2015.

Volunteers Needed for IFG

Volunteers needed for the International Festival of Glass The International Festival of Glass and British Glass Biennale is looking for enthusiastic, reliable and self-motivated volunteers to be part of the Festival based at the Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge during May and June. The Festival has opportunities for volunteers to work across the four days of […]

SGS trip to St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

We have an exciting visit to St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh planned for Saturday 16th May.  Please meet at the West door (Parliament square) of St Giles for 1:20pm and tour will begin at 1.30pm. After the tour there will be an opportunity to have tea or coffee in the café at St Giles and a […]

Scottish Glass Society Awards

The Scottish Glass Society Travel Award and The Hamilton Taylor Award are now accepting applications. Both are valued at £250. Deadline for appliactions: 1st May 2015

Two yellow and pink slumped glass vessels

Blooming Vessels

Inspiration from the beautiful Highlands in full bloom with gardens perched on the edge of the land overlooking the North Sea; the starting point for a new skills class at North Lands Creative Glass this Summer. Amanda Simmons will lead a 7 day gravity formed vessel course for experienced kiln formers looking to experiment with […]