Arts And Crafts events in Glasgow

View all the upcoming Arts And Crafts events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

Free Well-being Sessions For 14-26yr Olds

4th June 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event

Impact Arts are offering drop-in, virtual, creative and well-being sessions led by experienced artists and youth workers for anyone aged 14-26 living in Scotland's Central Belt!
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Sculpture Club At Home

Sculpture Club At Home

Selected dates between 23rd June 2020 - 25th August 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Every Tuesday get creative at home with a new Sculpture Club project from Glasgow Sculpture Studios (GSS) and Queen's Cross Housing Association (QCHA)!
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Camp Indy - Summer Camp - CANCELLED

Camp Indy - Summer Camp - CANCELLED

29th June 2020 - 14th August 2020

Camp Indy return to Kelvinside Academy for the Summer Holidays with their personalised activity programme for kids!
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Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

Selected dates between 4th July 2020 - 6th September 2020

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets return to Royal Exchange Square with their fabulous pop-up markets full of original pieces of art, jewellery, crafts, and designer products!
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Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Selected dates between 4th July 2020 - 29th November 2020

The Merchant Square Craft Fair & Design Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
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Milngavie Makers Market

Milngavie Makers Market

Selected dates between 4th July 2020 - 1st August 2020

Milngavie Makers Market is Milngavie's regular indoor artisan market held at the Town Hall!
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The Market at Loch Lomond Shores

The Market at Loch Lomond Shores

Selected dates between 5th July 2020 - 20th December 2020

Browse homemade treats, arts & crafts, artisan food & drink and local produce at Loch Lomond Shores' regular Market Days on the first and third Sunday of each month!
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Printmaking & Prosecco

Printmaking & Prosecco

10th July 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Pour a Prosecco and join artist Rebecca Scott LIVE on Zoom for a printmaking workshop where you will create your very own nature-themed artwork!
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Helensburgh Market in the Square

Helensburgh Market in the Square

Selected dates between 11th July 2020 - 10th October 2020

Buy the best of seasonal local produce at Helensburgh Market in the Square held on the second Saturday of each month in Colquhoun Square!
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RZSS Virtual Summer School

RZSS Virtual Summer School

13th July 2020 - 7th August 2020
Online Event

Ready for a fun adventure from your very own home? Then join RZSS Discovery & Learning for a jam-packed week of live, online and offline activities all about animals for your whole family!
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Milngavie Market

Milngavie Market

Selected dates between 17th July 2020 - 20th November 2020

You'll find meat, fish, game, Cheese, home baking, plants, Organic soap, jewellery, and more at Milngavie Market on the third Friday of each month!
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A Bit Trickier Crochet LIVE: Fernando Fox Wrap CAL

A Bit Trickier Crochet LIVE: Fernando Fox Wrap CAL

18th July 2020
Online Event

Get creating while you're isolating! Join Helensburgh Art Hub on Zoom for a LIVE and interactive big project crochet-a-long (CAL)!
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Ayr Crafts

Ayr Crafts

Selected dates between 18th July 2020 - 19th December 2020

Come along, meet the makers and shop local when Ayr Crafts retruns to The Grain Exchange!
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DIY Notepads

DIY Notepads

25th July 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Join illustrator and print maker Saffa Khan on Instagram Live and learn how to make your own custom DIY notepad!
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Glasgow Canal Festival - CANCELLED

Glasgow Canal Festival - CANCELLED

25th July 2020
Glasgow North

The Glasgow Canal Festival returns to Glasgow's iconic Forth & Clyde Canal between Spiers Wharf and Applecross Basin on Saturday 25th July!
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Handmade in Ayr Market

Handmade in Ayr Market

Selected dates between 25th July 2020 - 12th December 2020

Handmade in Ayr is a creative monthly market showcasing the best of Ayrshire arts and crafts at The Grain Exchange, featuring quality Ayrshire & Scottish makers!
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Woodwork: The Table

Woodwork: The Table

25th July 2020

In this woodwork workshop at Studio Pavilion participants will design and build their own table to take home with them!
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make@GoMA

make@GoMA

Selected dates between 26th July 2020 - 23rd August 2020

Come and create your own objects through drawing, illustration, printing, sewing and making at make@GoMA!
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Japanese Shodo Calligraphy - Zen Brush

Japanese Shodo Calligraphy - Zen Brush

27th July 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Learn about Shodo calligraphy using traditional materials such Japanese sumi ink and fude brushes on washi paper on this online course from Drawing and Painting Studio!
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Summer School Portfolio Class for Young People

Summer School Portfolio Class for Young People

27th July 2020 - 30th July 2020

Kick-start your art career with an introduction to portfolio-making at Studio Pavilion and produce a body of work that will start your journey towards art school!
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The Crafters Roadshow - St. Enoch Centre

The Crafters Roadshow - St. Enoch Centre

Selected dates between 30th July 2020 - 1st November 2020

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers when The Crafters Roadshow returns to St. Enoch Centre!
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Woodwork: Make A Plant Stand

Woodwork: Make A Plant Stand

31st July 2020

Design and make a bespoke wooden plant stand to take home, based on the plant pot you bring on the day, on this workshop at Studio Pavilion!
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Mindful Art Sessions

Mindful Art Sessions

Selected dates between 2nd August 2020

Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join GoMA and explore your creativity in a safe, non-judgmental space while experiencing a guided meditation and reconnect with your body and sensations.
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Open Studio

Open Studio

Selected dates between 5th August 2020

Join GoMA for one of their Open Studio creative sessions and explore simple mark making techniques, unleash your creativity and unwind!
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Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

6th August 2020

Blue Prints is a four week workshop in creating prints with blue techniques using Botanical elements: Indigo, Cyanotype, Logwood and Eco Printing.
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St Brides Knit ‘n’ Natter

St Brides Knit ‘n’ Natter

Selected dates between 6th August 2020 - 17th December 2020

Have fun and feel instantly welcome while knitting or crocheting at St Brides weekly Knit 'n' Natter group in the west end of Glasgow!
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Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Upcycling Furniture Workshops

Selected dates between 6th August 2020 - 8th August 2020

Join artist Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw for her Upcycling Furniture course being held over several Tuesday or Thursday evenings!
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BYO Wine

BYO Wine

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 4th September 2020

Bring Your Own Wine at Studio Pavilion is a social painting event, where participants can enjoy a beverage while taking part in an informal and fun painting class!
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Woodcut Print-making

Woodcut Print-making

13th August 2020

This workshop at Studio Pavilion, taught by Mobile Print Studio, will introduce the ancient art of woodcut printing using a still life arrangement to draw from!
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Drypoint Etching

Drypoint Etching

Selected dates between 15th August 2020

This full day workshop will give you a comprehensive introduction to Intaglio printmaking, a remarkably simple process which produces beautiful marks through the use of engraved lines.
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Oil Painting Intensive

Oil Painting Intensive

16th August 2020

Learn the basic of oil painting before moving on to choice of subject on intensive course at House for an Art Lover's Studio Pavilion!
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Raku Fired Ceramics

Raku Fired Ceramics

Selected dates between 22nd August 2020

Studio Pavilion's Raku Fired Ceramics course makes an ideal entry point for beginners who wish to try their hand at making with clay!
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Cyanotype Fabric (Inter-Generational Series)

Cyanotype Fabric (Inter-Generational Series)

29th August 2020

Cyanotypes are one of the oldest forms of photography, come along to this inter-generational workshop at Studio Pavilion to learn how it's done and create your own designs!
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The Crafters Roadshow - Silverburn

The Crafters Roadshow - Silverburn

Selected dates between 10th September 2020 - 11th October 2020

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers when The Crafters Roadshow returns to Silverburn!
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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain 5-day Workshop

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain 5-day Workshop

14th September 2020 - 18th September 2020

Have you always wished you could draw? Are you someone who thinks they could never learn to draw – well think again – if you can sign your name you can learn to draw!
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The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas

The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas

22nd October 2020 - 25th October 2020

Two events for the price of one! The Creative Craft Show and Crafts for Christmas at the SEC Glasgow in October is the ultimate day out for hobbyists and crafters!
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Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Art On the Exchange Festive Markets

Selected dates between 28th November 2020 - 27th December 2020

Art On Scotland invites you to visit their festive market, Art On the Exchange, in Royal Exchange Square!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

The Market Place Barrhead: Affected By Cancer - Art & Craft Sessions

The Market Place Barrhead: Affected By Cancer - Art & Craft Sessions

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 16th December 2020

Come along to The Market Place Barrhead on Wednesdays for some fun Art and Craft Sessions hosted by Affected By Cancer.

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Affected By Cancer - Art & Craft Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Stitch

The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Stitch

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 16th December 2020

Do you knit, crochet or stitch or would you like to learn how? The Market Place Barrhead welcome people of all abilities to join them for their weekly Knit'n' Stitch groups!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Knit ‘n’ Stitch on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Sewing Circle

The Market Place Barrhead: Sewing Circle

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 16th December 2020

Whether you’re an expert or just trying it for the first time, come along and join in at The Market Place Barrhead's regular Sewing Circle!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Sewing Circle on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 16th December 2020

Do you knit, crochet or stitch or would you like to learn how? Come along to The Market Place Newton Mearns on a Monday or Wednesday for their Knit ‘n’ Chat group!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Knit ‘n’ Chat on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Book Folding Club

The Market Place Barrhead: Book Folding Club

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 15th December 2020

Come along and learn the basics of book folding at these free workshops in The Market Place, Barrhead!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Book Folding Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Craft Club

The Market Place Barrhead: Craft Club

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 17th December 2020

Come along and get creative at The Market Place Barrhead's Craft Club, it's fun for all ages and completely free!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Craft Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Adult Craft Club

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Adult Craft Club

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 15th December 2020

Bring along your own project or be inspired to start something new at The Market Place Newton Mearns' Adult Craft Club!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Adult Craft Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 15th December 2020

Bring along your own project or be inspired to start something new at The Market Place Newton Mearns' Crochet Group!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Crochet Group on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Market Place Barrhead: Quilting for Beginners

The Market Place Barrhead: Quilting for Beginners

Selected dates between 6th August 2020 - 17th December 2020

Do you want to quilt but are not sure where to start? The Market Place Barrhead have fabulous sewing instructors who can take you through all the steps you need to get started!

Find out about The Market Place Barrhead: Quilting for Beginners on What's On East Renfrewshire
Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market

Selected dates between 8th August 2020 - 12th December 2020

The Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market is your local indoor arts & crafts market held on the second Saturday of every month from March until December!

Find out about Barrhead Foundry Indoor Market on What's On East Renfrewshire
Crafty Rocks - CANCELLED

Crafty Rocks - CANCELLED

9th August 2020

Get crafty by painting your own rocks and story cookies with Makaton symbols or drawings that you can hide around Whitelee!

Find out about Crafty Rocks - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED

Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED

20th September 2020

Calling all want-to-be whittlers, learn how to craft your own spoon from green wood using traditional tools and skills with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

Find out about Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

5th December 2020

Deck your halls with your very own festive creations this winter thanks to the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

Find out about Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Eaglesham Fair

Eaglesham Fair

5th June 2021

It's always a fun filled family day out at the bi-annual Eaglesham Fair being held on Saturday 5th June 2021!

Find out about Eaglesham Fair on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Allan Kaprow Season

Allan Kaprow Season

1st June 2020 - 27th September 2020

Scottish and international artists will reinvent artworks from American artist Allan Kaprow’s career across Jupiter Artland this summer.

Find out about Allan Kaprow Season on What's On Edinburgh
Nature Explorers - Postponed

Nature Explorers - Postponed

29th June 2020 - 18th August 2020

Come along to Almond Valley Heritage Centre during the school summer holidays for experiments and explorations, crafts and creations, and other practical outdoor fun for all the family!

Find out about Nature Explorers - Postponed on What's On Edinburgh
Linlithgow Holiday Club - CANCELLED

Linlithgow Holiday Club - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 30th June 2020 - 11th August 2020

Check our all the great free Linlithgow Holiday Club events for ages 8 to 12 years on during the summer!

Find out about Linlithgow Holiday Club - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Holyrood Holiday Club - CANCELLED

Holyrood Holiday Club - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 1st July 2020 - 12th August 2020

Check our all the great free Holyrood Holiday Club events for ages 10 to 14 years on during the summer!

Find out about Holyrood Holiday Club - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Porta Market - POSTPONED

Porta Market - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 4th July 2020 - 28th November 2020

Porta Market is an exciting indoor arts and crafts, as well as delicious foodies market at Ocean Terminal every Saturday and Sunday.

Find out about Porta Market - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Evoking Change

Evoking Change

6th July 2020 - 17th July 2020

Jenny Pope’s current exhibition combines old objects, with layers of meaning and past uses, as a metaphor for the layers of past experiences and influences that have shaped us as people.

Find out about Evoking Change on What's On Edinburgh
Print Your Own Pamper Kit - Cancelled

Print Your Own Pamper Kit - Cancelled

Selected dates between 11th July 2020 - 10th October 2020

Learn block-printing onto fabric or fabric screen-printing and come out of this short course with a pamper kit you can use yourself or give as gift. It's a great taster into the world of printing!

Find out about Print Your Own Pamper Kit - Cancelled on What's On Edinburgh
3D Embroidered Flowers Sewing Session

3D Embroidered Flowers Sewing Session

15th July 2020

Join The Edinburgh Sewcial Club on 15th July and learn about three dimensional embroidery stitches in this session run via Zoom!

Find out about 3D Embroidered Flowers Sewing Session on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Holiday Activity: Story Making - CANCELLED

Summer Holiday Activity: Story Making - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 16th July 2020 - 13th August 2020

Bring your imagination to Hopetoun House and help us to create fantastic stories in the woods. Best suited to 5-10 year olds.

Find out about Summer Holiday Activity: Story Making - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Sashiko Embroidery Zoom Workshop

Sashiko Embroidery Zoom Workshop

22nd July 2020

Join The Edinburgh Sewcial Club on 22nd July and learn about the history and techniques of the Japanese art of Sashiko in this workshop run via Zoom!

Find out about Sashiko Embroidery Zoom Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Stories on the Way: Transforming Tales

Stories on the Way: Transforming Tales

23rd July 2020

Join some of Scotland’s wonderful new storytellers via Zoom for an evening of stories of transformation in these changing times.

Find out about Stories on the Way: Transforming Tales on What's On Edinburgh
Modern Masters Women

Modern Masters Women

30th July 2020 - 29th August 2020

The Modern Masters Women exhibition at The Scottish Gallery seeks to look back as well as forward, celebrating major female artists throughout their history.

Find out about Modern Masters Women on What's On Edinburgh
The Morningside Makers Market - POSTPONED

The Morningside Makers Market - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 5th December 2020

The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.

Find out about The Morningside Makers Market - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
The Crafters Roadshow - Gyle Shopping Centre

The Crafters Roadshow - Gyle Shopping Centre

Selected dates between 6th August 2020 - 27th September 2020

Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Gyle Centre in Edinburgh!

Find out about The Crafters Roadshow - Gyle Shopping Centre on What's On Edinburgh
Print Your Own Tea Towel

Print Your Own Tea Towel

Selected dates between 8th August 2020 - 14th November 2020

Join us at Moody Monday for a fun introduction into screen-printing by printing your own tea towel in our 4 hours taster course!

Find out about Print Your Own Tea Towel on What's On Edinburgh
Army@TheFringe

Army@TheFringe

10th August 2020 - 20th August 2020

Between 10th & 30th August Army@TheFringe will be running more than 40 free online events including workshops, readings, performances and discussions for the arts community and the public.

Find out about Army@TheFringe on What's On Edinburgh
South Queensferry Artisan Craft Market

South Queensferry Artisan Craft Market

Selected dates between 5th September 2020 - 7th November 2020

Come along to Artisan Antics monthly Maker's Market at Port Edgar Marina where you will find a selection of beautifully handcrafted gifts from local artisans and makers!

Find out about South Queensferry Artisan Craft Market on What's On Edinburgh
Introduction to Sketching with Watercolour

Introduction to Sketching with Watercolour

Selected dates between 12th September 2020

Take a walk around the stunning local Georgian architecture of Edinburgh's New Town with the Edinburgh Sketcher, Mark Kirkham, whilst creating ink and watercolour drawings in this workshop.

Find out about Introduction to Sketching with Watercolour on What's On Edinburgh
Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie

Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie

Selected dates between 12th September 2020

A great short weekend course where you will be screen-printing your own stencils on our stock patterns screens, using acid dyes on either a silk scarf or a silk tie.

Find out about Print Your Own Silk Scarf or Tie on What's On Edinburgh
Anna Mazon Silver Twig Ring Masterclass

Anna Mazon Silver Twig Ring Masterclass

18th September 2020

Make your own twig ring from Art Clay Silver at this masterclass with world-renowned metal clay jewellery artist Anna Mazon on 18th September at The Arienas Collective!

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Anna Mazon Heart Deco Pendant Weekend Masterclass

Anna Mazon Heart Deco Pendant Weekend Masterclass

19th September 2020 - 20th September 2020

Make a unique Art Deco style silver pendant from Art Clay Silver on this masterclass with world-renowned metal clay jewellery artist Anna Mazon on 19th & 20th September at The Arienas Collective!

Find out about Anna Mazon Heart Deco Pendant Weekend Masterclass on What's On Edinburgh
Crannogs: Ancient Life on Linlithgow Loch - POSTPONED

Crannogs: Ancient Life on Linlithgow Loch - POSTPONED

20th September 2020

Join Historic Scotland and friends from the Scottish Crannog Centre as we journey back in time 2,500 years and learn about the crannogs that were built on Linlithgow Loch!

Find out about Crannogs: Ancient Life on Linlithgow Loch - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Anna Mazon Sculpting Metal Clay Masterclass

Anna Mazon Sculpting Metal Clay Masterclass

21st September 2020

In the third and last masterclass with world-renowned metal clay jewellery artist Anna Mazon you will learn how to design and sculpt your own teddy bear pendant!

Find out about Anna Mazon Sculpting Metal Clay Masterclass on What's On Edinburgh
Silver Clay Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Clay Jewellery Taster Workshop

Selected dates between 23rd September 2020 - 17th October 2020

Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall.

Find out about Silver Clay Jewellery Taster Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

Selected dates between 24th September 2020 - 25th November 2020

Using silver clay, learn how to make three different pieces of silver jewellery at this one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective.

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Textiles Printing Level 1

Textiles Printing Level 1

Selected dates between 7th October 2020

This 8 weeks course is ideal for those who has a special interest in textiles or screen-printing and would like to take this interest further.

Find out about Textiles Printing Level 1 on What's On Edinburgh
Textiles Printing Level 2

Textiles Printing Level 2

Selected dates between 8th October 2020

This 8 week course is ideal for those who have taken part in our TP1 course and would like to take their skills to the next level with the primary focus on the use of reactives and acid dyes.

Find out about Textiles Printing Level 2 on What's On Edinburgh
Spooky Happenings

Spooky Happenings

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Explore a world of magic and shadows, with mysteries to solve and games to play at Almond Valley Heritage Centre this October!

Find out about Spooky Happenings on What's On Edinburgh
Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery Class

Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery Class

Selected dates between 15th October 2020

Learn the traditional skill of soldering to advance your jewellery making skills in this full-day intermediate workshop, suitable for anyone with experience of working with metal clay.

Find out about Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery Class on What's On Edinburgh
Silver Clay Boxes and Beads

Silver Clay Boxes and Beads

Selected dates between 27th October 2020

Based on feedback from beginners classes, this bespoke intermediate level full-day workshop with Anna Campbell, covers what people wanted to learn next: how to make silver clay boxes and beads.

Find out about Silver Clay Boxes and Beads on What's On Edinburgh
Advanced Sketching - People and Crowds

Advanced Sketching - People and Crowds

Selected dates between 13th November 2020

Using ink and watercolour, capture crowds on the streets and also close up portraits from within the Scottish Portrait Gallery in this workshop with Mark Kirkham, the Edinburgh Sketcher!

Find out about Advanced Sketching - People and Crowds on What's On Edinburgh
Silver Clay Ring Making Workshop

Silver Clay Ring Making Workshop

Selected dates between 26th November 2020

Learn how to make two different types of fine silver ring in this intermediate one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective.

Find out about Silver Clay Ring Making Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
Family Wreath Making

Family Wreath Making

12th December 2020

Get hands on at Hopetoun and create your own beautiful wreath and make some wood cookie ornaments to hang on your tree.

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Wreath Making

Wreath Making

12th December 2020

Get hands on at Hopetoun House and create your own beautiful wreath completely from scratch in this workshop on 12th December!

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Exhibition Tour of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

Exhibition Tour of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

22nd May 2021

Join us for an exhibition tour of 'Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay' by Stephen Bann CBE, Emeritus Professor of History of Art and Senior Research Fellow at Bristol University.

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Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay

Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay

22nd May 2021 - 3rd October 2021

This major exhibition at City Art Centre focuses on the maritime theme in Ian Hamilton Finlay's work. It was a central element of his art, and one to which he returned throughout his life.

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Lecture: Working with Ian Hamilton Finlay

Lecture: Working with Ian Hamilton Finlay

29th May 2021

Robin Gillanders gives this talk on his experience working on collaborative projects with Ian Hamiton Finlay between 1994 until his death in 2006.

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Lecture: The Four Seasons in Full Sail: A Year in the Garden at Little Sparta

Lecture: The Four Seasons in Full Sail: A Year in the Garden at Little Sparta

2nd June 2021

The garden at Little Sparta is Ian Hamilton Finlay’s greatest work of art. In this talk George Gilliland, Head Gardener at Little Sparta, gives a brief description of its themes, content & planting.

Messages and Ships

Messages and Ships

26th June 2021

In this Adult Creative Workshop at City Art Centre, explore the silhouettes of ships in Ian Hamilton Finlay’s work and create unique collages using layering and simple printmaking.

Find out about Messages and Ships on What's On Edinburgh
Adult Creative Workshop: Poetic Maritime Prints

Adult Creative Workshop: Poetic Maritime Prints

3rd July 2021

Explore angular mark-making, experiment using block printing colours, mixing inks and layering to create a lino-print inspired by the maritime theme within Ian Hamitlon Finlay's work!

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Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

4th September 2021

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a tour specifically designed for visually impaired visitors focusing on the 'Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay' exhibition.

Flags Ahoy

Flags Ahoy

25th September 2021

Come along to these structured family drop-in sessions where you will make some little flags inspired by maritime themes in our Ian Hamilton Finlay exhibition!

Find out about Flags Ahoy on What's On Edinburgh
Push the Boat Out

Push the Boat Out

2nd October 2021

Join writer Katy Hastie at a family friendly drop-in poetry session to make nautical collage poems that fold into origami boats to sail the seven seas - just bring your imagination!

Find out about Push the Boat Out on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition - CANCELLED

Shieldbank Photography Group Exhibition - CANCELLED

3rd March 2020 - 26th July 2020

This annual photography exhibition will run throughout the spring, with each photographer having exclusive use of the space for two weeks in Shieldbank Coffee Shop!

Sew and Chat: Fortnightly Sewing Group - POSTPONED

Sew and Chat: Fortnightly Sewing Group - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 1st June 2020 - 31st December 2020

Bring your own project and sew with others at Greener Kirkcaldy's fortnightly ‘Sew and Chat’ group. It's a fun evening with lots of chat, tea and biscuits, and, of course, plenty of sewing!

Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

Selected dates between 28th August 2020

Join our curator and one of our specialist guides for an interesting two hour talk and tour of Hill of Tarvit’s painting treasures.

Greenwood Spoon Carving Workshop

Greenwood Spoon Carving Workshop

5th September 2020

Engage with the natural world and learning new skills at this exciting craft day with Steve Bretel, aimed at adult beginners, but also suitable for experienced people!

Find out about Greenwood Spoon Carving Workshop on What's On Fife
The Artful Sipper: Paint and Sip Party

The Artful Sipper: Paint and Sip Party

5th September 2020

Enjoy a night of fun painting with step-by-step instruction in a relaxed and fun environment, whilst you chat and enjoy a beverage of your choice with The Artful Sipper on September 5th!

Find out about The Artful Sipper: Paint and Sip Party on What's On Fife
365: Stories and Music

365: Stories and Music

7th September 2020 - 21st September 2020

This major new collection of Scottish contemporary literature and music in one interactive sound-art installation is taking place in St Andrews Cathedral in September.

Find out about 365: Stories and Music on What's On Fife
Jack Vettriano: The Early Years

Jack Vettriano: The Early Years

16th July 2021 - 24th October 2021

This exhibition is a celebration of Jack Vettriano's extraordinary career and will be showing paintings he created from in his 20s until he moved to London in 2000.

Find out about Jack Vettriano: The Early Years on What's On Fife

Events in Lanarkshire

Agape Wellbeing Knit & Natter

Agape Wellbeing Knit & Natter

Selected dates between 20th May 2020 - 2nd September 2020

East Kilbride based charitable organisation, Agape Wellbeing, are ensuring local stay connected during this time of reduced contact, join them on Wednesdays for their online Knit & Natter group!

Find out about Agape Wellbeing Knit & Natter on What's On Lanarkshire
Agape Wellbeing Colour for Health

Agape Wellbeing Colour for Health

Selected dates between 21st May 2020 - 3rd September 2020

East Kilbride based charitable organisation, Agape Wellbeing, are ensuring local stay connected during this time of reduced contact, join them on Thursdays for their online colouring session!

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New Lanark Makers Market

New Lanark Makers Market

Selected dates between 11th July 2020 - 20th December 2020

New Lanark's regular Makers Market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers, crafters and artists across Scotland!

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Biggar Agricultural Show - CANCELLED

Biggar Agricultural Show - CANCELLED

18th July 2020

The annual Biggar Agricultural Show, being held on Saturday 18th July, is a great day out for the whole family!

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Creative Strathaven Opening Weekend

Creative Strathaven Opening Weekend

18th July 2020 - 19th July 2020

The team at Creative Strathaven have teamed up with Frets Creative to open their own arts space, shop and gallery from Saturday 18th July!

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Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 19th December 2020

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday for kids aged 5 upwards!

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RestART

RestART

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 5th December 2020

RestART is a relaxed art group which is held on the first Saturday of the month at the Murray Owen Centre for people living with dementia, carers welcome too.

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Summer Art Challenge

Summer Art Challenge

16th August 2020

Join the team at The National Museum of Rural Life for a drawing and painting challenge en plein air within the ground of the museum!

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The Crafters Roadshow - East Kilbride

The Crafters Roadshow - East Kilbride

Selected dates between 3rd September 2020 - 4th October 2020

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at EK, East Kilbride!

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Woodcarving And Whittling

Woodcarving And Whittling

14th November 2020

Come along and try your hand at carving a spoon, mushroom, or maybe a Scandinavian kuksa cup at Palacerigg Country Park!

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Winter Wreath Workshop

Winter Wreath Workshop

13th December 2020

Book a space on the National Museum of Rural Life's festive workshop and create your own wreath to take home inspired by the winter colours of the countryside.

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Festive Creations

Festive Creations

19th December 2020

Create a festive masterpiece for your mantelpiece, all made from natural materials, sourced in Drumpellier Country Park!

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Erskine Events Online Market

Erskine Events Online Market

Selected dates between 23rd May 2020 - 26th July 2020

Erskine Events Online Market runs every Saturday and Sunday, why not visit the market from the comfort of your own home and have a browse through some of the gorgeous goodies on offer!

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Paisley Piazza Market

Paisley Piazza Market

Selected dates between 1st August 2020 - 5th December 2020

The Paisley Piazza Market is held on the first Saturday of every month from 10am-4pm inside the Piazza Shopping Centre!

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Creative Café

Creative Café

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 22nd December 2020

Kairos Women's Space is a second home for women and non-binary people in Renfrewshire and beyond, every Tuesday they host their Creative Café drop in!

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Christmas Wreath Workshops

Christmas Wreath Workshops

13th December 2020

Make a traditional Christmas wreath under the expert guidance of the Countryside Rangers at Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

The Crafters Roadshow - The Thistles Stirling

The Crafters Roadshow - The Thistles Stirling

Selected dates between 30th July 2020 - 30th April 2021

Shop from the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Thistles, Stirling.

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Sew Confident Retreat - CANCELLED

Sew Confident Retreat - CANCELLED

1st August 2020 - 2nd August 2020

Totally immerse yourself in creativity and get away to the gorgeous Gartmore House for a super relaxing, creative and social overnight stay with Sew Confident!

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AIRS Exhibition

AIRS Exhibition

12th April 2021 - 25th April 2021

Scottish contemporary landscape artist Beth Robertson Fiddes, has created a stunning exhibition of paintings, which shares inspiration with Mhairi Hall’s AIRS.

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