maker – 2A High Street

Exciting news! We are currently working on our new premises at 2A High Street Inverkeithing, busily turning it into a space from which to run creative workshops, community projects and retail space for beautiful hand made local arts and crafts. Maker – opening soon – photos of our progress to follow…

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Artfest ’16 in images

Saturday 18th June 2016 in the Inverkeithing Civic Centre

Artfest ’16 Art & Craft Market

The beautiful art and handmade crafts for sale at Artfest ’16…..

The Makers at Artfest ’16 on 18th June 2016 were:

Glass Act, My Cherry PieBlack Rock Textiles, Earthen Images  Seacycle, Thistle Be Scottish, Filo di Lana, Aisydaisy, Maria – Handmade Crafts, Helen RowbothamBoxoftrix, Lainy AllisonTubular, Fibell Crafts, Elaine Bews, Tom Bishop-de-Main, Karen Trotter, Tartan Hearts, Seaside Design, Sarah Coonan,

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With many thanks to Chloe Doogan for the beautiful photographs she took of the day.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boxoftrix textile meanderings

Boxoftrix –

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June – Inverkeithing Civic Centre

Boxoftrix is a textile and mixed media artist, offering a selection of embroidered art and accessories using silk, Harris tweed, vintage lace and crochet, wool blankets, denim, sheet music, vintage stamps and embellishments. The results are delightful treats for yourself or make beautiful and thoughtful gifts.

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20160518_123757Tom Bishop-de-Main will be at the Artfest ’16 Summer Art & Craft Market on Saturday 18th June, 11am-4.30pm at the Inverkeithing Civic Centre, Queen Street.

Glass Act colourfest

Glass Act –

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June – Inverkeithing Civic Centre

Glass Act are a collective of four glass artists from the lovely Fife coastal town of Crail. Using the ‘Tiffany’ method using coloured glass and copper foil, they create beautiful stained glass panels, sun catchers, and decorative items, and fused glass panels, bowls and clocks. Inspiring and full of incredible colour!

Glass Act will be at the Artfest ’16 Summer Art & Craft Market on Saturday 18th June, 11am-4.30pm at the Inverkeithing Civic Centre, Queen Street.

 

Picnic in the Friary and Gardens

Inverkeithing Food Group

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June 2016

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The Inverkeithing Food Group will be joining us on Saturday 18th June for a summer fun day, enjoying the lovely surroundings of the Friary and Friary Gardens, Queen Street, Inverkeithing.

 

Tom Bishop-de-Main Painter

Tom Bishop-de-Main

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June – Inverkeithing Civic Centre

Bo’ness artist Tom Bishop-de-Main’s eventful life inspires him to create his wonderfully colourful and vivid paintings. You can see Tom’s work at many exhibitions and gallery spaces throughout Scotland. He can claim to be a true renaissance man as he is also a musician, and a writer, having written children’s books, television, radio scripts and poetry.

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Tom Bishop-de-Main will be at the Artfest ’16 Summer Art & Craft Market on Saturday 18th June, 11am-4.30pm at the Inverkeithing Civic Centre, Queen Street.

My Cherry Pie jewellery and homewares

My Cherry Pie –

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June – Inverkeithing Civic Centre

My Cherry Pie designs and makes copper and silver enamelled jewellery and homewares in the most beautiful array of colours and textures, plus wheel-thrown ceramic pots, slip decorated with designs incorporating Japanese prints. Some of the pots contain ecosoy scented candles too. Just gorgeous!

My Cherry Pie has also taken a working studio in Inverkeithing at Inverstudios along with Black Rock Textiles and Jane Francis Paintings. A new phase of creative life awaits as the space will allow for more artist events, workshops, tuition and other collaborative projects. The space will be ‘open by appointment’ soon and commissions are welcome.

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My Cherry Pie will be at the Artfest ’16 Summer Art & Craft Market on Saturday 18th June, 11am-4.30pm at the Inverkeithing Civic Centre, Queen Street.