I came into Maker this morning to find these interesting objects set up in lovely tableau! Jo Barrett is now running her two day class, Botanical Plaster Casting – 30th June/1st July. The class will use natural and found objects to construct images to be cast in plaster, creating unique pieces. Intriguing stuff……..
Some of the fascinating and beautiful new work you’ll find at Maker Gallery and Gift Shop, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing. We have more works of art and contemporary craft coming in each week so its always worth a visit to see what’s new. For opening hours check our website.
featured work: images 1,2 &3 fused glass art by Carole Robinson, images 4&5 glass heart dishes by Jane Moss, final image 4-part print by Jane Francis
We’ll be starting a new series of blog posts, creating an edit of some of the exciting new work which you’ll find at, Maker Gallery and Gift Shop, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing. We have different items coming every week, so its always worth a visit to see what’s new! For opening hours check our website http://www.inverkeithingarts.org.
featured work: textured and layered jewellery by Michele Daykin, mono-prints & collage by Jane Francis, large ceramic dish by Tom Gaze, original forest painting by Margaret Cummins, hand-printed etching by Karen Trotter.
Wednesday 31st January, 6.30-9pm.
Jo Barrett will be running another session of her popular, and lovely, Japanese Bookbinding workshop.
Learn how to create your own journal/sketchbook using simple materials.
Utilising a traditional Japanese technique called ‘stab binding’ you will design and assemble the book to your own specifications. Once mastered, this is a skill you can use at home to produce bespoke journals, sketch books and photo albums.
Cost is £25 per person including all materials required to produce a unique handmade journal. Refreshments also included.
Maker is looking fantastic just now, filled to the brim with gorgeous and exciting works of art, craft and design, all by Fife-based makers. And with the winter cold and darkness, there’s nothing like the warm glow of a shop filled with beautiful objects of desire! Maker gallery and gifts, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing. Opening hours Tuesday 10am-5.30pm, Thursday-Saturday 10am-5.30pm.
The one and only colouring-in poster of Inverkeithing by Catherine Lindow! For sale now at Maker, 2a High Street Inverkeithing, home of Catherine’s ‘Lindow in the Window’ happening in the summer of 2017 when she created an Inverkeithing as Art-work, with her beautiful line drawings and painting, incorporating stories about the town from locals. Visit Maker to see the posters, the Inverkeithing artwork print, and a whole range of Catherine’s gorgeous work.
This Saturday, December 2nd, is Small Business Saturday, a day to celebrate the independent, individual, unique and special small businesses in our towns and cities, across the UK and encourage us all to ‘shop local’ and support small businesses in their communities.
Maker, at 2a High Street, Inverkeithing is a local Gallery stocked with lots of beautiful, hand-made, original artwork, made right here in Fife!
Whether you’re looking for a hand-crafted gift, a treat for yourself, just want to browse the beautiful work made by talented Fife based artists, or even buy ‘just a card’…………visit Maker at 2A High Street, Inverkeithing.