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Contemporary Embroidery and Textile Art

Spend a day discovering the wonder and magic of fabric and thread in fabulous surroundings.

Contemporary Embroidery and Textiles


Immerse your hands in wonderful natural clay, modelling by hand or throwing your own pots on a wheel.

Pottery in Scotland

Wooly Wonders

Bring textiles to life in this very unusual Gallery, where you can dye your own yarn for spinning and felting, learn exciting knitting techniques and hand make your own Buttons and Beads.

Spinning, Felting, Dyeing, Knitting, Beading and Button Making

Watercolour, Oil and Mixed Media Painting

Become a free spirit with your paintbrush to create beautiful Scottish scenes or wildlife that you can see from your studio windows.

Mixed Media, Acrylic Painting and Upcycling

Explore all kinds of paints, textiles, photographs, papers and wire to create a unique mixed media collage.

Bring your old textiles or jewellery pieces to re-purpose and ultimately upcycle into something new and exciting.  From corsages to bracelets, these workshops are for absolute beginners to anyone with a desire to make something beautiful out of something old!

Scottish Highland Art

Ceramic Art

Design something totally unique onto a ceramic platter, terramundi money pot, cappuccino cup and saucer or indeed anything else that inspires you in this wonderful ceramic art cafe.

Smarty Art


Indulge your creative urges to learn exciting fine bead and wire work to create beautiful necklaces, bracelets and earrings in the wonderful setting of the Craft Lounge, a craft shop and gallery selling craft supplies and hand crafted pieces from local artists.

Jewellery making with the Craft Lounge Fused and Light

Fused Glass

Learn how to make beautiful fused glass pieces with Anne Bridgen who is an artist  with her studio at Newtonmore in the Highlands.

Wild Hare Glass

Stained Glass

Discover the rewarding and engaging art of  making beautiful Stained Glass pieces with Laura at the Moray Arts Centre in Findhorn.


Talented Dressmaker Nina Roberts opened her studio in May 2013 offering a range of day, evening and weekend courses, along with drop-in sessions to share knowledge and tips whilst chatting and enjoying a cup of tea.


Learn how to make your own piece of sterling silver jewellery to take home using real silversmithing techniques under the guidance of Lindsey who graduated from ECA with 1st class honours in jewellery.


This exciting studio offers a range of exciting workshops in printmaking – evening, day and weekend workshops. Upon successful completion, you can then continue to create your own work in the open access workshop!

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The Benchworks Sally Charlesworth Artist

Craft activities for Children and Adults

Steve and Jude Simms (aka Mr & Mrs Hellygog) create their own designs in textiles and paintings in their quirky working studio and shop. The Hellygog shop sells an eclectic mix of artwork and creative pieces from over 100 local artists and artisans.