Who we are

Applied Arts Scotland is a membership organisation run by makers for makers in Scotland. We nurture the creative heart and soul of making practice, celebrate expertise, and facilitate practical opportunities for creative and professional development.

by Makers for Makers

Welcome to Applied Arts Scotland’s website. Take a look at our Membership section for information on how to become a member and check out our Projects pages to find out what we are currently working on. If you would like to register as a user or get regular updates from us then you can sign up here.

Of Interest

Congratulations to Louise Hitchon, recently appointed Creative Modern Apprentice at Vanilla Ink Jewellery School & Studios CIC and Katie Lees Jewellery. Read more about Louise here and follow her journey on instagram.

Bitesize finance and Universal Credit top tips, useful links and information from our Become Financially Efficient event in partnership with the Scottish Artists Union.

Professional makers share their experiences of writing applications for opportunities and funding from our Convince Me: The Art of Making Compelling Applications event in partnership with Fife Cultural Trust.

Applied Arts Scotland SCIO is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC022604.