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

AAS International Opportunities - call for Project Leads.  Interested in sharing knowledge of running a creative practice & the opportunity to be inspired by other cultures? Apply to come along to our Train the Trainer Day in Dundee on 11 June 2019. Deadline to apply Tuesday 14 May 2019.  Find out more & how to apply.