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Scottish Borders Crafts

Broughton Gallery

Description: An art gallery established 1976, with a changing exhibition of work, which offers, for sale, work by contemporary British artists and makers. The premises were designed by Sir Basil Spence in 1936, in the style of a Scottish Tower House of the 17th century. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT 113361 In Broughton Village. How to get there: By car: On the A701, Ed...
Type: Crafts

Burnside Gallery and Framers

Description: An art gallery and framers which has an exhibition of a wide range of ceramics, glassware, woodwork and hand-made cards. Constantly changing. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT 244473 How to get there: Burnside Farmhouse, Eddleston. By car: In the village of Eddleston, on the A703 Peebles to Edinburgh road. By public transport: Regular bus service from Edi...
Type: Crafts

Places to go in Kelso, Scottish Borders

Kelso Pottery

Description: Kelso Pottery was set up in 1970 by Ian and Elizabeth Hird. Ian produces a range of domestic ware which includes mugs, jugs, bowls, plates, vases and baking dishes which are intended for everyday use. They are smooth of surface, extremely hard-wearing and richly decorated. Ian has also produced his unique 'time-tablets' whose images combine to stimulate awareness of the ...
Type: Crafts

Places to go in Hawick, Scottish Borders

Johnnie Armstrong Gallery

Description: Display of arms, armour and artifacts from the times of the Border Reivers. Gold & silver jewellery designed and made on the premises. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT 405055 How to get there: By car: At Teviothead, on the A7 Hawick to Carlisle road. By public transport: Regular bus service from Hawick to Canonbie, Langholm and Carlisle. Seasonal openi...
Type: Crafts

Scottish Borders Art Glass

Description: Demonstrations of the ancient skills of glassmaking. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT505165 How to get there: By car: In Galalaw Industrial Estate on the northern outskirts of Hawick. Easiest access - from the roundabout on the A7 past the Police Headquarters. By public transport: Public transport on A7 Hawick to Selkirk and Galashiels. Seasonal openin...
Type: Crafts

Places to go in Kelso, Scottish Borders

Smailholm Pottery

Trading as KINSMAN BLAKE CERAMICS, SMAILHOLM Description: Pottery producing hand thrown items which are individually painted. Also paintings and woodcuts. Group demonstrations by arrangement. Ownership: Private Situation: OS ref: NT648364 How to get there: By car: In Smailholm Village. Park at roadside. By public transport: Regular, if infrequent, bus service, Kelso to Ea...
Type: Crafts

Smokehouse Gallery

Smokehouse Gallery Description: Friendly Gallery in the heart of Eyemouth. Wide range of art, jewellery, ceramics and cards. Work from local artists and further afield. Regular changing exhibitions. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT 944642 How to get there: By car: In Eyemouth By public transport: Regular buses from Berwick, Duns and Edinburgh. Seasonal opening...
Type: Crafts

Places to go in Lauder, Scottish Borders

Flat Cat Gallery

Description: A gallery with changing exhibition of paintings, ceramics, sculpture, photography, glass and jewellery by artists both local and from further afield. Ownership: Private Situation OS ref: NT532475 How to get there: By car: In the Market Place, Lauder. Parking nearby. By public transport: Regular bus services to and from Lauder to the main border towns and Edinbur...
Type: Crafts

Peebles Craft Centre

Description: This centre houses a group of craftworkers whose work in porcelain, wood, metal, silk etc is on display and available for purchase. Not all the workshops are open all of the time. Ow...
Type: Crafts

Scottish Borders Crafts