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Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Showstoppers at the Craft Scotland Summer Show

credit: Susan Castillo

Now in its seventh year, this firm fixture on the Scottish design calendar provides the perfect opportunity to experience the breadth of making talent in Scotland

The 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show is set to be the biggest ever. Explore precious metal and mixed media jewellery, woven cushions and rugs, quilted and printed textiles, hand-thrown ceramics, vibrant glass, forged steel vessels and wooden homeware. Plus, get hands-on with inspirational maker-led workshops for adults and young people. As over 40 talented Scottish makers descend on the capital this August, we highlight some of the names to look out for …

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Natalie J Wood

Loop vase, orange, £65
Designer/maker inspired by the everyday culture of use, creating minimal, beautiful objects that enrich our lives through our simple interactions with them.
nataliejwood.com

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Scarlett Cohen French

'Chaos rising' cocktail earrings, £390
Scarlett's latest collection combines 3D printing, casting in silver, touches of enamel and 18ct gold to produce bold, confident and unique pieces of jewellery.
scarlettcohenfrench.com

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Laura Spring

'Masked' fabric knot wrap, £9.50
Bold, graphic prints incorporating bright colours are transformed into beautifully crafted products, produced in-house or locally to her Glasgow-based studio.
lauraspring.co.uk

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Viv Lee

Ikebana stoneware J vessel, £225
Working with stoneware clay, Viv Lee hand builds functional ceramics with a focus on sculptural burnished and unglazed vessels.
viv-lee.com

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Stefanie Cheong

Geometric Geology stacker ring, £80
Gathering rocks from all across the UK has become a key ritual in Stefanie Cheong's practice. These found rocks are ground into pigments or broken into shards to create pattern and texture within her pieces.
stefaniecheong.co.uk

Showstoppers at the 2019 Craft Scotland Summer Show

Smith & Gibb

Dot & Block enamel earrings, £55
Rebecca E Smith is the founder, designer and maker of Smith & Gibb, a jewellery adventure inspired by her grandparents, Trevor Smith and Margaret Gibb.
smithandgibb.com

The Craft Scotland Summer Show 2019, 2–25 August, White Stuff, Venue 205, 89 George Street. Open daily, free entry. If you can't wait until August, visit the Craft Marketplace to start shopping now at craftscotland.org/shop.

Craft Scotland Summer Show 2019

Craft Scotland and 41 designers/makers from throughout Scotland Discover handmade objects for you, and your home, from 41 Scotland-based makers in one unique location. Browse for curated contemporary craft, including design-led jewellery, textiles, furniture, glass, ceramics and distinctive gifts. A firm fixture in the…

White Stuff, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

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