Who we are

Applied Arts Scotland is a free membership organisation run by makers for makers giving an authentic, collective and professional voice for the sector and delivering tangible benefits to the professional maker community in Scotland. We nurture the creative heart and soul of making practice, celebrate expertise, and facilitate practical opportunities for creative and professional development.

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Welcome to Applied Arts Scotland's website. Take a look at our Membership Information for information on how to become a member. Check out our Projects pages to find out what we are currently working on. If you would like to receive regular news about Applied Arts Scotland and other craft opportunities, events, news, etc. then sign up for our e-Newsletter.

Latest News

We need to hear your views on funding for craft in Scotland by Wed 10 April 2019. Respond today!

Highlighter tour of contemporary ceramics in National Museums Collection Centre with Sarah Rothwell, Curator, Modern & Contemporary Design on 11 April 2019.  Booking essential, limited places - book now!