Join us for the 5,944 Miles Share Events

5,944 miles is the distance, as the crow flies, from Bangkok to Edinburgh. It is the distance Pat and Kom of 141 Social Enterprise were due to travel in spring […]

Filming Craft

Photographer and filmmaker Simon Mills, who will be running a workshop Film Making – capturing your process with video for AAS Members on 27 May 2021, considers the synergy between […]

Develop New Skills with QEST Funding: Stories from Scottish Makers

Scottish QEST scholars kiltmaker Emma Wilkinson and silversmith Rod Kelly discuss with AAS the difference funding made to developing their skills and practices. Constantly learning something new is one of […]

Postponed: AAS international craft symposium ‘Old Stories: new narratives’

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have postponed our international craft symposium ‘Old stories, new narratives: sustainability, identity and collaboration’ and are making plans for dates in 2021. We are also exploring ...

AAS Speakers at XpoNorth 2019

XpoNorth, Scotland’s leading creative industries festival which takes place on 3/4 July 2019 will include speakers from Applied Arts Scotland Board talking about international projects and opportunities and there is […]

Call for AAS International Project Leads

Applied Arts Scotland International Projects Are you curious to know more about making practices in developing parts of the world? Are you a maker with creative business experience you are […]

AAS & XpoNorth Critical Feedback Sessions

One of the hardest things a maker has to experience is getting feedback on their work. It is something we want to fuel our creative development, but all to often […]

Event: Inspiring Innovative Sustainable Materials

Inspiring Innovative Sustainable Materials An Applied Arts Scotland event in association with Interface. 28 February 2019, 1-4 pm, Dundee Contemporary Arts, 158 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DU A session to inform and […]

Exclusive National Museums Collection Tours for AAS Members

In 2019 there is an exciting opportunity for AAS Members to discover more about the National Museums Collections. There will be three highlighter tours of National Museums Collection Centre in […]