Craft & Design

Discover a trove of talented makers and designers from jewellery, textiles, furniture, ceramics, glass, mosaics, and much more -all handmade for you and your home.

Gareth McKinnon, 'Welcome to the Jungle'

Maisie & Mac

Now reopened, Maisie & Mac’s shops in Cupar and Dundee are displaying and selling a wide range of craft and art.

Archie Brennan - Muhammad Ali, tapestry

Dovecot Studios Edinburgh: Art Happens Appeal

Until 23 Jul

Edinburgh’s Dovecot Studios is looking for support for its Art Happens initiative, to stage a major exhibition of the work of exceptional weaver Archie Brennan. The Studios opens its doors on 15th July, resuming its ‘Mid-Century Modern’ exhibition.

Thomas Hogben - Soul of a Statue

GMTF: Glass Meet The Future Film Festival

Online exhibition, 3 – 17 Jul

A new festival of film screenings, GMTF – Glass Meet the Future – launches on 3rd July, spearheaded by Caithness glass enterprise North Lands Creative.

Graeme Wilcox - Tourist, oil on canvas

Scottish Galleries: Reopenings

From 29 Jun

An important week for Scottish art galleries as they begin re-opening, subject to Scottish Government guidelines. We have compiled a tentative list and are inviting people to let us know more, so we can add more galleries as they open.

Louise McLaren - Hope, mono print on 190gsm archival paper

Perthshire Creates: Digital Design Market

Online market, 2 – 5 Jul

Perthshire Creates is an online platform showcasing the arts and creative community in the area. A Digital Design Market is planned for early July, offering original artworks and design in one online space.

Alan Davie CBE, RA, HRSA - Easterly Pointer, gouache

Lyon & Turnbull Edinburgh: Scottish Paintings & Sculpture

15 Jul, 6pm

Edinburgh auctioneers Lyon & Turnbull’s next live sales event, Scottish Paintings & Sculpture, is scheduled to take place in its saleroom, with limited sale attendance places available by appointment. The catalogue is available online.

Dylan Bell - Broughty Ferry Esplanade, Spray-paint and screenprint

Gallery Q Dundee: Dundee & Beyond

Online exhibition, until 4 Jul

Gallery Q Dundee continues online with an exhibition of paintings and prints of streetscapes and landmarks by six differing artists.

Perthshire Artisans

Perthshire Artisans


A new website showcases a group of talented Perthshire artisans, including painters, printmakers, illustrators, ceramists and jewellers who live and work in this inspiring part of Scotland, with all works available to purchase.

Andrew Hunter - Winter Blast, acrylic on board

Artisan& Gallery Aberfeldy: Online Exhibition

Online exhibition

In response to the lockdown, Aberfeldy’s Artisan& art gallery has enhanced its website into a searchable online collection of hundreds of pieces of mainly locally-produced art and craft.

Rosalind Lawless - Latch #2, screenprint on card

The Society of Scottish Artists: Urban Departures

Online exhibition, from 2 Jun

The Scottish Society of Artists’ Urban Departures exhibition will launch online at 7pm on 2nd June with a webinar and discussion, showcasing on artists who manipulate different materials using print, and centring around current conversations in printmaking.

Pamela Grace - Batik Print

Spring Fling 2020: SF | At Home

Online event, 18 – 25 May

From its Dumfries & Galloway base, Scotland’s largest open studios event is online this year: ‘SF | At Home’ is billed as ‘a brand new suite of digital activity to bring creativity into your homes’.

Dovecot Studios - Weave a Rainbow

Dovecot Studios Edinburgh: Weave a Rainbow

Online activity

Edinburgh’s Dovecot Studios is closed due to the public health situation, but inviting its social media followers to support its Weave a Rainbow initiative.

Graham Wands - North Street, St Andrews

Gallery Q Dundee: Spring Selection

Online exhibition

Gallery Q Dundee’s first online exhibition features a wide variety of visual art specifically curated for online display, much of which can be purchased, alongside jewellery, ceramics and glasswork.

John M Egerton - Oak leaves vase Sq

White Fox Gallery Coldstream

Online exhibition

White Fox Gallery in Coldstream has introduced a gift voucher scheme that will add value after the lockdown is lifted.

Michael Hunter - Twists, Glass Purple Lizard

Gallery Q Dundee: Online Crafts


Gallery Q Dundee’s online shop has some engaging birthday and anniversary gift ideas including jewellery, ceramics and glasswork.

Georgia Crook - Song Boat, willow and paper

Artisan& Gallery Aberfeldy: Online Exhibition


In response to the lockdown, Aberfeldy’s Artisan& art gallery has enhanced its website into a searchable online collection of 450 pieces of mainly locally-produced art and craft.

My New Art Composite

To All The Artists Out There… My New Art

Artmag’s new initiative has been met with an enthusiastic flood of responses, which we’ve been posting on social media: send us a good-quality photo of your new visual art and craft/sculpture work completed since the lockdown.