Visual art, Crafts

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Glass Blowing Workshops

A one-day course in glass-blowing, in which you'll get some glass pieces to take home and learn the basics of this remarkable and hair-raising craft. Places are very limited.

Edinburgh College of Art

Sat 28 Sep

£190 / 07946 592242

Booking is essential.

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sun 29 Sep

£190 / 07946 592242

Booking is essential.

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sat 26 Oct

£190 / 07946 592242

Booking is essential.

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 3 more dates until 17 Nov

Dr Stacey Hunter: Treasure

Exhibition of works by Dr Stacey Hunter inspired by her two month residency in Tokyo and Arita.

The Suttie Arts Space, Aberdeen

Thu 20 Jun

Free

  • 00:01 – 23:59 (Friday morning)

Fri 21 Jun

Free

  • 00:01 – 23:59 (Saturday morning)

Sat 22 Jun

Free

  • 00:01 – 23:59 (Sunday morning)
…and 92 more dates until 22 Sep

Reuse Showhome

See reused and repaired furniture and home interiors in a new light at this showroom, and try your hand at upcycling in the activities area.

Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 0131 555 4010

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 0131 555 4010

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 0131 555 4010

…and 3 more dates until 29 Jun

Byres Road Makers Market

A market on the last Saturday of the month featuring handmade crafts and work by Scottish designers, artists and crafters.

Hillhead Library, Glasgow

Sat 29 Jun

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

Sat 27 Jul

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

Sat 31 Aug

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

…and 3 more dates until 30 Nov

167 Annual Open Exhibition

The Royal West of England Academy holds an Annual Open Exhibition, now in its 167th year. As the name suggests, anyone can enter their work for this mixed discipline show - previous years have included painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, film, sculpture and illustration, and attracted entries from artists across…

Royal West Of England Academy, Bristol

Sun 29 Sep

£7.95 (£6.75; Students free; Children free; Members free; Seniors £6.75) / 01179735129

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Mon 30 Sep

£7.95 (£6.75; Students free; Children free; Members free; Seniors £6.75) / 01179735129

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Tue 1 Oct

£7.95 (£6.75; Students free; Children free; Members free; Seniors £6.75) / 01179735129

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 61 more dates until 1 Dec

Morningside Makers Market

A boutique market held on the first Saturday of every month with artists, crafters and designers offering ceramics, jewellery, glassware, photography, textiles and art.

Columcille Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Jul

0131 447 7404

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 3 Aug

0131 447 7404

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 7 Sep

0131 447 7404

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 7 Dec

Rhythm by Soosan Danesh

Soosan Danesh’s brilliantly abstract ‘Rhythms, Edinburgh Closes’ are interpretations of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile closes. There are nine on display and although they are similar in style and size, each piece of wood is carefully designed and coloured in a specific way. They are as intricate as the closes they portray, and…

Upright Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 24 Jun

Free / 1312210265

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 1312210265

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 1312210265

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 16 more dates until 12 Jul

Sheffield Makers Fair

Over 40 stalls offering contemporary wares for sale, including textiles, ceramics, paintings, drawings, jewellery and more.

St Mary's Church, Sheffield

Sat 21 Sep

£1 (under 16s free)

Border Bunnets: Knitted and Crocheted Hatfest

Week-long exhibition of knitted and crocheted hats.

Town Centre, Selkirk

Sat 7 Sep

Free

  • 09:00

Sun 8 Sep

Free

  • 09:00

Mon 9 Sep

Free

  • 09:00
…and 5 more dates until 14 Sep

Bramshall Art Group Annual Art Exhibition 2019

Art exhibition featuring up to 180 works by members of the Bramshall Art Group.

Bramshall and Loxley Parish Hall, Uttoxeter

Sat 29 Jun

£1 for entry all weekend (Children free) / 07591 991684

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Jun

£1 for entry all weekend (Children free) / 07591 991684

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Brodie Castle Autumn Food & Craft Festival

Brodie Castle hosts its first Autumn Food and Craft Festival, with local patisseries, chocolates, meats, arts, crafts and other stalls, plus a children's area.

Brodie Castle, Forres

Sat 21 Sep

£4 / 01381 621962

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 22 Sep

£4 / 01381 621962

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Camberwell Open House 2019

Art workshops led by Camberwell College of Arts' staff, students and alumni.

Camberwell College Of Arts, London SE5

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 020 7514 6300

Craft and Graft: Making Science Happen

Exhibition displaying just how much work and dedication goes into Francis Crick Institute's life-changing research.

The Francis Crick Institute, London NW1

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 020 3796 0000

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 020 3796 0000

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 020 3796 0000

…and 91 more dates until 30 Nov

End of Year Exhibition - 2019

End of year show for students of SilverHub Jewelry School.

SilverHub Studios, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Jun

07837 852430

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Sat 22 Jun

07837 852430

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Furniture Chalk Paint Workshop (Level 1)

Learn how to transform a small piece of furniture in this one-day workshop. Perfect for beginners and intermediates.

Grappenhall Community Centre

Fri 21 Jun

£59 includes afternoon tea / 01925 268633

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 13 Jul

£59 includes afternoon tea / 01925 268633

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Fri 19 Jul

£59 includes afternoon tea / 01925 268633

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 8 more dates until 8 Nov

Rainford Village Hall, St. Helens

Sat 6 Jul

£59 includes afternoon tea / 07568 171 394

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Tue 9 Jul

£59 includes afternoon tea / 07568 171 394

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Fri 12 Jul

£59 includes afternoon tea / 07568 171 394

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 12 more dates until 1 Nov

Monoprinting for Stitch

Monoprinting for stitch is a fun workshop to learn foundation embroidery and textile design skills.

Artisan Stitch, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

£60 / 07739397369

Musselburgh Art Club Annual Member Exhibition

Annual art exhibition from Musselburgh Art Club.

Musselburgh Old Town Hall

Sat 3 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 5 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 10 Aug

Needle-Felted Birds

Create a picture of a bird with this needle-felting tutorial for all levels of skill.

Artisan Stitch, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Jun

£60 / 07739397369

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Olivier Grossetête: The People's Tower

Create a cardboard structure out of 1,000 boxes with artist Olivier Grossetête.

Guildhall Yard, London EC2V

Sat 20 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed

Sun 21 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed

Paper Fabric: Creative Textiles Workshop

Think outside of the box with this stitching workshop using paper and other non-textile materials.

Artisan Stitch, Edinburgh

Fri 30 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £60 / 07739397369

Portland Street Exchange Southampton: Arts and Literature

Local creatives host this day of literary-themed workshops and activities.

Mutrend Lab, Southampton

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 02380 972 366

Social Sculpting

Create sculptures out of water-based clay and participate in games and challenges at these sculpting sessions, suitable for all levels.

Darcy's, Glasgow

Thu 18 Jul

£14.80 / 07598295374

Thu 15 Aug

£14.80 / 07598295374

Summer Exhibition

Exhibition of works by Nancy Turnbull, Tom Sutton-Smith, Ian Rawnsley and Moy Mackay.

Moy Mackay Gallery, Peebles

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 01721 722116

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 01721 722116

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 01721 722116

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 14 more dates until 7 Jul

The Summer Show

The Summer Show is the longest running Devon Guild exhibition, launched in 1955 to celebrate the skills and original work of long-standing Guild Members through to the newest faces. The exhibition is selected by the Guild’s Members’ Selection Committee, a representative from the exhibitions team and an independent…

Devon Guild Of Craftsmen, Newton Abbot

Sat 20 Jul

Free / 01626 832223

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Sun 21 Jul

Free / 01626 832223

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Mon 22 Jul

Free / 01626 832223

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 48 more dates until 8 Sep

A Tea Journey: From the Mountains to the Table

Exploration of the cultural significance of tea.

Compton Verney, Warwick

Sat 6 Jul

£14.50 / 01926 645500

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Jul

£14.50 / 01926 645500

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Tue 9 Jul

£14.50 / 01926 645500

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 65 more dates until 22 Sep