Arts And Crafts events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Arts And Crafts events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Art of Glass

Art of Glass

6th April 2018 - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition exploring the work of leading glass artists in Britain today comes to the National Museum of Scotland from 6th April. Read more
Canaletto and the Art of Venice

Canaletto and the Art of Venice

11th May 2018 - 21st October 2018
The exhibition presents a spectacular selection of eighteenth-century Venetian art, bringing the irresistible allure of the most beautiful city in the world to The Queen's Gallery. Read more
Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

12th May 2018 - 8th July 2018
Focusing on a selection of Robert Callender's work, this exhibition at City Art Centre addresses his environmental concerns and ways and means of recycling. Read more
Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

22nd May 2018 - 24th August 2018
The winning entries to the 2018 Fringe Schools Poster Competition will be on display at Dynamic Earth from 22nd May until 24th August. Read more
SLIME Workshops

SLIME Workshops

15th June 2018 - 1st September 2018
Bring the kids along to Gooey Events Ltd for these new slime making and playing workshops during the summer holidays. Suitable for ages 4+. Read more
‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

‘Moon Shadows’ by Laura Gill Artwork

16th June 2018 - 25th August 2018
Artist Laura Gill's latest exhibition ‘Moon Shadows’ continues her study of the timeless quality of movement of the human figure. Read more
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

19th June 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall. Read more
Virtual Art Exhibition - +Realities Incubation-VR Art of Tzu-Ning Wu

Virtual Art Exhibition - +Realities Incubation-VR Art of Tzu-Ning Wu

19th June 2018 - 30th June 2018
Spotlight Taiwan Edinburgh is delighted kick off the 2018 Taiwan Animation Festival with an exciting exhibition "+Realities Incubation-VR Art of Tzu-Ning Wu". Read more
People, Places and Piazzas

People, Places and Piazzas

20th June 2018
This talk at Lauriston Castle will give an overview of the life, work and contribution to Scottish and British art by Charles Mackie. Read more
6 Week Dressmaking Class - starting 21st June

6 Week Dressmaking Class - starting 21st June

21st June 2018
The Edinburgh Sewcial Club is holding a 6 week dress making class and it's ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills. Read more
The Foragers Garden Party

The Foragers Garden Party

21st June 2018
Find ideas and helpful tips to help dress and accessories your outdoor space this summer at the Foragers Garden Party workshop run by Narcissus Flower School. Read more
‘Red Cloaks’ - A Contemporary Art Exhibition by Davy Macdonald

‘Red Cloaks’ - A Contemporary Art Exhibition by Davy Macdonald

22nd June 2018 - 30th June 2018
Come along to Dundas Street Gallery and see ‘Red Cloaks’, a Contemporary Art Exhibition by Davy MacDonald. Read more
BLTDSM

BLTDSM

22nd June 2018 - 23rd June 2018
See a peep show inspired, mixed media installation (fabric banners, sound, sculpture, photography) in Leith Walk Police Box on 22nd & 23rd June. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

22nd June 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Introduction to speed-sketching

Introduction to speed-sketching

22nd June 2018
A full day Introduction to Speed Sketching workshop run by The Arienas Collective with artist Mark Kirkham, also known as EdinburghSketcher. Read more
Furniture Painting Class by Upcycled World

Furniture Painting Class by Upcycled World

23rd June 2018
Let your creativity flow and learn how to paint your furniture in this class run by Upcycled World on 23rd June. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

23rd June 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Learn How To Make Decoupaged Wall Art

Learn How To Make Decoupaged Wall Art

23rd June 2018
Let your creativity flow in this relaxing and fun class, where you will design and make your own personalised wall art using decoupage. Read more
Physical Chemistry: The Interplay of Light and Energy

Physical Chemistry: The Interplay of Light and Energy

23rd June 2018
Come and join us in the ASCUS Lab for Physical Chemistry: The Interplay of Light and Energy, a hands-on workshop developed by Mareike Wallrabe. Read more
KinkyFish Improv Jam

KinkyFish Improv Jam

25th June 2018
KinkyFish are hosting a fortnightly Improv Jam night at The Canons' Gait, Edinburgh every second Monday. Come along and take part or simply watch and enjoy! Read more
How to insert zips

How to insert zips

27th June 2018
This workshop with Artisan Stitch will show you some expert techniques to inserting both standard and concealed zips. Read more
Introduction to lino-printing

Introduction to lino-printing

27th June 2018
Learn the basic skills to create beautiful prints in this Introduction to lino-printing workshop with The Arienas Collective. Read more
Social Stitching Session

Social Stitching Session

27th June 2018
Get together to stitch, chat and enjoy a coffee (or something stronger!) with the Edinburgh branch of the Embroiderers Guild. Read more
Art Salon

Art Salon

28th June 2018
Pick up a cocktail from the bar and relax into a creative after-hours event at Jupiter, with partners All The Young Nudes. Read more
LT Soy Candle Making Workshop

LT Soy Candle Making Workshop

28th June 2018
Come and make candles with Laura Thomas at Harbour Lane Studio, South Queensferry. Meet new people, learn something crafty and take your own hand poured candles home with you to burn. Read more
The Floral Crown

The Floral Crown

28th June 2018
Learn how to make exquisite pieces to wear or to give as a beautiful gift at The Floral Crown workshop on 28th June run by Narcissus Flower School. Read more
1 Day Introduction to Sewing

1 Day Introduction to Sewing

29th June 2018
Become familiar with the basics of machine sewing in this 1 day Introduction to Sewing Workshop on 29th June with the Edinburgh Sewcial Club. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

29th June 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

29th June 2018
Join the Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay. Read more
Collage Art Pamphlet Workshop

Collage Art Pamphlet Workshop

30th June 2018
Come and join Lorna at Stampers Grove and use collage papers, book text and doodles to create a pamphlet journal! Read more
Dotty Art for Wellbeing by Upcycled World

Dotty Art for Wellbeing by Upcycled World

30th June 2018
Help relieve your worries, stress and anxiety in this relaxing and fun Dotty Art Workshop on 30th June with Upcycled World. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

30th June 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Dressmaking Course - Evenings

Dressmaking Course - Evenings

4th July 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in this evening dressmaking course with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Dressmaking Course - Mornings

Dressmaking Course - Mornings

4th July 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in this dressmaking course with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Expressive Drawing: Essential Techniques

Expressive Drawing: Essential Techniques

4th July 2018
Develop your skills and take your sketching to another level in this workshop for ages 13 -18 at Laurieston Castle. Read more
Beginners Sewing Course

Beginners Sewing Course

5th July 2018
This Beginners Sewing Course at Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to learn expert sewing techniques whether you want to progress into dressmaking, soft furnishing or craft projects. Read more
Beginners Sewing Day

Beginners Sewing Day

5th July 2018
Learn how to use a sewing machine and some basic sewing skills in this Beginners Sewing Day with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Free Motion Embroidery

Free Motion Embroidery

6th July 2018
This free-motion embroidery workshop at Artisan Stitch is a useful core skill for Textile Artists, Quilters & Felters. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

6th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Bookmark Beasts

Bookmark Beasts

7th July 2018
Make beautiful bookmarks from cardboard and wool to create fantastical beasts and creatures to live in the pages of your books at the Museum of Childhood. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

7th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
In Focus: Scottish Photography

In Focus: Scottish Photography

7th July 2018 - 12th May 2019
This exhibition showcases the City Art Centre’s photographic collections, charting the development of fine art photography in Scotland from the 19th century to present day. Read more
Learn to Sew – Make a Tote Bag

Learn to Sew – Make a Tote Bag

7th July 2018
Refashion Curtains into a Tote Bag in this Learn to Sew Workshop with Upcycled World and led by Green Designer, Rose Hall. Read more
Make Your Own Lampshade or Bottle Lamp

Make Your Own Lampshade or Bottle Lamp

7th July 2018
Learn how to make a bottle lamp and lampshade, or just a lampshade in this workshop on 7th July hosted by Morningside Makers Market. Read more
Mosaics for Families

Mosaics for Families

7th July 2018
Come along and join Margaret Findlay in this family workshop in mosaic at Lauriston Castle on 7th July! Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

7th July 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
KinkyFish Improv Jam

KinkyFish Improv Jam

9th July 2018
KinkyFish are hosting a fortnightly Improv Jam night at The Canons' Gait, Edinburgh every second Monday. Come along and take part or simply watch and enjoy! Read more
Lauriston Castle Lecture Series: The Drama of the Soul

Lauriston Castle Lecture Series: The Drama of the Soul

10th July 2018
Join Dr Sally-Anne Huxtable at Lauriston Castle for this lecture which explores some of the ideas and movements that inspired artist Phoebe Anna Traquair! Read more
Practising Painting: Developing Skills

Practising Painting: Developing Skills

11th July 2018
Build your confidence using paint by teaching techniques in tone, texture and composition in this workshop at Lauriston Castle. Read more
V-Stitch Fabric Covered Journal

V-Stitch Fabric Covered Journal

11th July 2018
Use fabric offcuts to create an A5 book full of colour, which incorporates v stitch exposed binding in this workshop with Cass at Stampers Grove. Read more
Art Salon

Art Salon

12th July 2018
Pick up a cocktail from the bar and relax into a creative after-hours event at Jupiter, with partners All The Young Nudes. Read more
Curating Canaletto: The making of an exhibition

Curating Canaletto: The making of an exhibition

12th July 2018
Come along to The Palace of Holyroodhouse as the curators of the current exhibition 'Canaletto & the Art of Venice' will reveal secrets of how the exhibition was put together. Read more
Know Your Overlocker

Know Your Overlocker

12th July 2018
This Know Your Overlocker workshop with Artisan Stitch on 12th July will show you how versatile your overlocker can be. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

13th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Tea, Cake and Make: Look Up in Wonder

Tea, Cake and Make: Look Up in Wonder

13th July 2018
Join our relaxed, hands-on workshop led by artist Gemma Coyle on 13th July and create your own versions of the decorative plaster mouldings in the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

13th July 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Bookbinding and Botanicals Workshop

Bookbinding and Botanicals Workshop

14th July 2018
Join Cassandra of Bookbinding with Cass, for a creative afternoon of printing and bookbinding inspired by the beautiful blooms and botanicals at the Narcissus Flower School! Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

14th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

14th July 2018
Learn, create, and perform your own magic at a whirlwind workshop this summer in the Museum of Childhood! Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

14th July 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

Move, Make, Colour, Create! - Daily Summer Events

15th July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Take part in these free art-making afternoons for children of all ages at The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art this Summer! Read more
Print, Fold and Stitch make an Eco Printed Book

Print, Fold and Stitch make an Eco Printed Book

15th July 2018
Join Bookbinding with Cass, and Elisabeth Viguie-Culshaw, of The Lansdowne House of Stencils, for a creative workshop introducing the techniques of eco-printing and Coptic binding. Read more
Summer Family Fun Day - Launch Party

Summer Family Fun Day - Launch Party

15th July 2018
This special family fun day on Sunday 15 July kicks off four weeks of FREE outdoor art activities at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

15th July 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Kids Introductory Sewing Class

Kids Introductory Sewing Class

16th July 2018
This Kids introductory sewing class is a 2-hour class for children aged 8-12. It will enable them to learn foundation sewing skills and it’s a perfect creative activity for school holidays. Read more
Kids Sewing Course Level 1

Kids Sewing Course Level 1

16th July 2018 - 20th July 2018
Teach your child the valuable life skill of sewing in five 2-hour structured lessons over 5 days with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Owls of the Night Forest

Owls of the Night Forest

16th July 2018
Make your own individual owl, using bright coloured felt to create these beautiful birds in this workshop with Erik Petrie at Lauriston Castle. Read more
Kids Sewing - Owl Toys

Kids Sewing - Owl Toys

17th July 2018
Owl toys are easy sewing projects for children aged 8-12 who have already have done an introductory sewing class to learn how to use a sewing machine. Read more
Hand Embroidery for Children

Hand Embroidery for Children

19th July 2018
Book your child in for this lovely creative Hand Embroidery workshop during the Summer Holidays with Artisan Stitch! Read more
At the City Art Centre with The Edinburgh Sketcher

At the City Art Centre with The Edinburgh Sketcher

20th July 2018
Come along to special sketching workshops with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher at the City Art Centre! Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

20th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Kids Introductory Sewing Class

Kids Introductory Sewing Class

20th July 2018
This Kids introductory sewing class is a 2-hour class for children aged 8-12. It will enable them to learn foundation sewing skills and it’s a perfect creative activity for school holidays. Read more
Cyanotypes

Cyanotypes

21st July 2018
Cyanotype is one of the earliest forms of photography and this hands-on cyanotype workshop will introduce you to making these exquisite Prussian blue and white images. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

21st July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
KinkyFish Improv Jam

KinkyFish Improv Jam

23rd July 2018
KinkyFish are hosting a fortnightly Improv Jam night at The Canons' Gait, Edinburgh every second Monday. Come along and take part or simply watch and enjoy! Read more
Introduction to lino-printing

Introduction to lino-printing

25th July 2018
Learn the basic skills to create beautiful prints in this Introduction to lino-printing workshop with The Arienas Collective. Read more
Kids Introductory Sewing Class

Kids Introductory Sewing Class

25th July 2018
This Kids introductory sewing class is a 2-hour class for children aged 8-12. It will enable them to learn foundation sewing skills and it’s a perfect creative activity for school holidays. Read more
Refresher Sewing Class

Refresher Sewing Class

26th July 2018
If you used to sew but are a bit rusty, then this Refresher sewing class run by Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to brush up on your dressmaking techniques. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

27th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Hand Embroidery for Children

Hand Embroidery for Children

27th July 2018
Book your child in for this lovely creative Hand Embroidery workshop during the Summer Holidays with Artisan Stitch! Read more
Kids Sewing - Owl Toys

Kids Sewing - Owl Toys

27th July 2018
Owl toys are easy sewing projects for children aged 8-12 who have already have done an introductory sewing class to learn how to use a sewing machine. Read more
Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

27th July 2018
Join the Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

27th July 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

28th July 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Learn How To Paint Your Furniture

Learn How To Paint Your Furniture

28th July 2018
Want to try furniture painting? Then come along to this half-day workshop with Upcycled World on 28th July! Read more
Make Wall Art - Stencilling

Make Wall Art - Stencilling

28th July 2018
Come join us at Upcycled World and let your creativity flow in this Stencilled Wall Art workshop on 28th July! Read more
Summer Harp Weekend

Summer Harp Weekend

28th July 2018 - 29th July 2018
Edinburgh South
Harpist Monica Turoni is holding a weekend masterclass for harpists of all ages and levels on both pedal harp and the Clarsach/Celtic harp. Read more
Talking Funny Puppets

Talking Funny Puppets

28th July 2018
Make your own little hand puppets inspired by characters in the Museum of Childhood in this free, drop in session. Read more
Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

29th July 2018
Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat, then make a giant version of your favourite bug at Lauriston Castle on 29th July. Read more
Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

31st July 2018
Create three different pieces of jewellery in this one-day introduction to silver jewellery workshop run by The Arienas Collective. Read more
Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class with Sculptor Alan Herriot

Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class with Sculptor Alan Herriot

1st August 2018
Powderhall Bronze is offering an Open Format Clay Modelling Evening Class led by sculptor Alan Herriot in August. Read more
Cushion-making with Zips & Piping

Cushion-making with Zips & Piping

2nd August 2018
Learn how to make professional looking cushions with zips and piping to match your furnishings and you'll never need to buy a cushion again. Read more
Make a Pencil Skirt

Make a Pencil Skirt

2nd August 2018
Make a Pencil Skirt in this 5-week Thursday evening class with Artisan Stitch starting on 2nd August Read more
Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

Beginners Weekend Sewing Course

3rd August 2018 - 4th August 2018
Learn to use a sewing machine safely and confidently in this Beginners Weekend Sewing Course with Artisan Stitch! Read more
Chinese Youth Arts and Culture Festival

Chinese Youth Arts and Culture Festival

3rd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Organised by Scotland-China Chamber of Commerce, the 4th Chinese Arts and Culture Festival will be held in EICC from 3rd to 5th August. Read more
Drawing the City with the Edinburgh Sketcher

Drawing the City with the Edinburgh Sketcher

3rd August 2018
Join Mark Kirkham, the Edinburgh Sketcher, for a sketching workshop inspired by Canaletto at The Palace of Holyrood! Read more
Free-Motion Embroidery using Dissolving Fabrics

Free-Motion Embroidery using Dissolving Fabrics

3rd August 2018
Artisan Stitch is holding a ‘sequel’ to the original Free-Motion Embroidery workshop so come along and learn how to create free-standing motifs. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

3rd August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

Edwin G. Lucas: An Individual Eye

4th August 2018 - 10th February 2019
This is the first major exhibition to focus on this unusual and enigmatic artist and features over sixty artworks from public and private collections. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

4th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

4th August 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
Clover Fields and Woodland Glades

Clover Fields and Woodland Glades

5th August 2018
Make a variety of tiny pictures using beautiful paper pulps in this 2-part workshop at Lauriston Castle. Read more
Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

9th August 2018
Come along to a unique and fun workshop with Artisan Stitch creating your own unique fabrics from scraps. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival:  Power, Gender and The Arts

Edinburgh International Festival: Power, Gender and The Arts

10th August 2018
An afternoon of debate, discussion and performance exploring the history and the reality of power in the arts. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

10th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Monoprinting for Stitch

Monoprinting for Stitch

10th August 2018
Try this Monoprinting for Stitch fun workshop aimed at patchworkers, quilters and aspiring textile artists and crafters. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

10th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes:  Mind and Body

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Mind and Body

11th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
In this strand authors explore the complex functionality of the brain, the mysterious workings of the body’s mighty immune system and navigate the connections between physical and mental health. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

11th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

11th August 2018
Learn how to make your very own Balloon Models with super-fun hands-on workshop from Magic Ian, an accomplished Balloon Modeller and award-winning magician. Read more
Surreal Edinburgh - Your Favourite Places in the City

Surreal Edinburgh - Your Favourite Places in the City

11th August 2018
Inspired by Edwin G Lucas's colourful paintings, use mixed media techniques to explore your favourite spaces and memories of Edinburgh in this workshop at City Art Centre. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

11th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

12th August 2018
Narcissus Flower School invites you to spend a day painting with the talented and renowned Botanical Illustrator Jacqui Pestell MBE of Edinburgh Royal Botanical Garden. Read more
Summer Family Fun Day - Closing Party

Summer Family Fun Day - Closing Party

12th August 2018
Come along to the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art's summer closing party on 12th August with hands-on fun for all the family! Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

12th August 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

13th August 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall. Read more
Renaissance and Early Modern Silver from the Scottish Collections at the National Museums Scotland

Renaissance and Early Modern Silver from the Scottish Collections at the National Museums Scotland

15th August 2018
An insight into the National Museums Scotland preeminent collection of historic Scottish silver discussing key objects and those with a distinctly Scottish identity with Lyndsay McGill. Read more
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

16th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
Babble On - Spoken Word gives you the chance to get to know some of the most exhilarating and talented poets writing today a lot better. Read more
At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

At Lauriston Castle with The Edinburgh Sketcher

17th August 2018
Learn speed sketching skills in the grounds of Lauriston Castle with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher! Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

17th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

18th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Life Drawing

Life Drawing

18th August 2018
Develop your understanding of anatomical drawing with an expressive finish in this workshop with artist Erik Petrie at Lauriston Castle. Read more
Writing Workshop inspired by Edwin G Lucas: An Individual Eye

Writing Workshop inspired by Edwin G Lucas: An Individual Eye

18th August 2018
Join a guided tour of the exhibition, followed by a writing workshop with award-winning author Regi Claire at City Art Centre on 18th August. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

24th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

24th August 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Colourful Kite Holder

Colourful Kite Holder

25th August 2018
Make the coolest picture kite and decorate with inspiration from the historic samplers in the Museum of Childhood on 25th August. Read more
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Illustrator in Residence

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Illustrator in Residence

25th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Edinburgh International Book Festival is thrilled to welcome back Iranian artist Ehsan Abdollahi, this time as Illustrator in Residence. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

25th August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Leafy Laminated Jewellery

Leafy Laminated Jewellery

25th August 2018
Get your hands on the good stuff collaging 24ct gold and silver leaf foils in this fun workshop at Lauriston Castle in which you'll create pendants, brooches and earrings. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

31st August 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

Scottish Colourist Art & Wine Evening

31st August 2018
Join the Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay. Read more
Beginners Sewing Day

Beginners Sewing Day

1st September 2018
Learn how to use a sewing machine and some basic sewing skills in this Beginners Sewing Day with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

1st September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

1st September 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

7th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

8th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Figure Making and Meaning  4 day Figurative Clay Modelling Course with sculptor Kenny Hunter

The Figure Making and Meaning 4 day Figurative Clay Modelling Course with sculptor Kenny Hunter

11th September 2018 - 14th September 2018
Develop your technical ability in clay modelling and creative thinking about figurative sculpture in this 4 day workshop with sculptor Kenny Hunter. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

14th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

14th September 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

15th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Relief Carving in Limestone with Marion Smith

Relief Carving in Limestone with Marion Smith

15th September 2018
Learn to hand carving a relief panel in limestone on this 2 day course led by Marion Smith at the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

21st September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

22nd September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

Silver Jewellery Taster Workshop

22nd September 2018
Try out this silver jewellery taster workshop run by The Arienas Collective with jeweller Anna Campbell-Hall. Read more
The Narcissus Lunch Club

The Narcissus Lunch Club

27th September 2018
The Narcissus Flower School is delighted to present the unique Narcissus Lunch Club Series running over four weeks on Thursday lunch times. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

28th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Introduction to speed-sketching

Introduction to speed-sketching

28th September 2018
A full day Introduction to Speed Sketching workshop run by The Arienas Collective with artist Mark Kirkham, also known as EdinburghSketcher. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

29th September 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Dressmaking Course - Evenings

Dressmaking Course - Evenings

3rd October 2018
Learn basic dressmaking techniques so you can make your own clothes in this evening dressmaking course with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Dressmaking Course - Mornings

Dressmaking Course - Mornings

3rd October 2018
Learn to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly in this dressmaking course with Artisan Stitch. Read more
Beginners Sewing Course

Beginners Sewing Course

4th October 2018
This Beginners Sewing Course at Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to learn expert sewing techniques whether you want to progress into dressmaking, soft furnishing or craft projects. Read more
Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

Rags to Riches Creative Embroidery Workshop

4th October 2018
Come along to a unique and fun workshop with Artisan Stitch creating your own unique fabrics from scraps. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

5th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

5th October 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

6th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Spooky Happenings

Spooky Happenings

6th October 2018 - 31st October 2018
Explore a world of magic & shadows, with mysteries to solve and games to play at Almond Valley Heritage Centre. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

6th October 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

6th October 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

Botanical Painting with Jacqui Pestell MBE

7th October 2018
Narcissus Flower School invites you to spend a day painting with the talented and renowned Botanical Illustrator Jacqui Pestell MBE of Edinburgh Royal Botanical Garden. Read more
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

7th October 2018
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

12th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

12th October 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

13th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

19th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Edinburgh Sketcher In The Gallery

The Edinburgh Sketcher In The Gallery

19th October 2018
Come along to the City Art Centre on 19th October and learn to sketch with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher! Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

20th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

20th October 2018
Learn, create and perform your own magic at a spooky, magic workshop this Halloween at Lauriston Castle! Read more
Relief Carving in Lime Wood with Marion Smith

Relief Carving in Lime Wood with Marion Smith

20th October 2018
Learn to hand carve a relief panel in locally sourced Lime wood on this 2 day course led by Marion Smith at the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. Read more
Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

Introduction to Silver Jewellery Making

25th October 2018
Create three different pieces of jewellery in this one-day introduction to silver jewellery workshop run by The Arienas Collective. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

26th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Introduction to speed-sketching

Introduction to speed-sketching

26th October 2018
A full day Introduction to Speed Sketching workshop run by The Arienas Collective with artist Mark Kirkham, also known as EdinburghSketcher. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

27th October 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Narcissus Lunch Club

The Narcissus Lunch Club

1st November 2018
The Narcissus Flower School is delighted to present the unique Narcissus Lunch Club Series running over four weeks on Thursday lunch times. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

2nd November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

3rd November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

3rd November 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

9th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

9th November 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

10th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Beginners Sewing Course

Beginners Sewing Course

15th November 2018
This Beginners Sewing Course at Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to learn expert sewing techniques whether you want to progress into dressmaking, soft furnishing or craft projects. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

16th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

17th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

23rd November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Introduction to speed-sketching

Introduction to speed-sketching

23rd November 2018
A full day Introduction to Speed Sketching workshop run by The Arienas Collective with artist Mark Kirkham, also known as EdinburghSketcher. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

24th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Silver Clay Ring Making Workshop

Silver Clay Ring Making Workshop

24th November 2018
Learn how to make two different types of fine silver ring in this intermediate one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

30th November 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

1st December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

1st December 2018
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

7th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

Speed-sketching Taster Workshop

7th December 2018
Release your inner creative on The Arienas Collective speed sketching taster workshop with artist Mark Kirkham. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

8th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

14th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

15th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

21st December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

22nd December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

28th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

Gallery Tours at City Art Centre

29th December 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more

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