Sustaining Making as the World Pivots

Published 12 November 2020

At the 2020 AAS Annual General Meeting AAS Chair and ceramicist Carol Sinclair reflects on a tough year that has strengthened the community and informed an exciting new AAS project.

Voices of Makers #9

Published 14 October 2020

The impact of lockdown on Anarkik3D Ltd gave jeweller Ann Marie Shillito time to have fun with its 3D modelling programme and experiment with fabrics.

AAS Awarded Funding for Innovative Digital Project

Published 15 September 2020

AAS awarded Creative Informatics Connected Innovators funding for phase one of DISTANCE Project to identify, research and test interactive and immersive digital technology to enable making, skills exchange and collaboration at a distance. 

Cocooned from the Elements

Published 1 September 2020

A stormy residency in Scotland inspired weaver Lynne Hocking-Mennie and natural dyer Prach Niyomkar to collaboratively explore the symbol of an umbrella as protection from the elements.

Voices of Makers #8

Published 17 August 2020

When the usual roller coaster of making and exhibiting changed into an emotional roller coaster designer-maker Olive Pearson adapted to explore new ways of working and selling.