SCOTTISH ARTISTS UNION
Represents visual and applied artists in Scotland.
THE DESIGN TRUST
Assists professional designers and craftspeople to create & run better businesses.
Craft Scotland is a registered charity in Scotland and the world’s first audience development agency for craft.
FIFE CONTEMPORARY ART & CRAFT ARTIST RESOURCE
Resources and information for practising artists.
CRAFTMANSHIP AND FABRICATION
Promotes UK craftsmanship and fabrication.
DACS is a not-for-profit visual arts rights management organisation.
Legal resources and free advice for artists.
PUBLIC ART ONLINE
A public art information site.
A social enterprise providing the UK’s only creative-business incubator for designer-makers. Provides a resource directory for designer-makers.
EXHIBITING SOCIETIES OF SCOTTISH ARTISTS (ESSA)
ESSA is the governing body which advocates on behalf of three of Scotland’s longest-established Societies.
VISUAL ARTS SCOTLAND (VAS)
VAS actively promotes and exhibits the work of contemporary visual and applied artists together.
THE ROYAL SCOTTISH SOCIETY OF PAINTERS IN WATERCOLOUR (RSW)
The RSW is an artist led, Scottish Charity that exists to promote the art of watercolour painting in Scotland and beyond.
APPLIED ARTS SCOTLAND (AAS)
AAS is a registered charity run by crafts people for both crafts people and those interested in craft. They have an online forum for makers and those interested in craft to make contacts, discuss exhibitions, share techniques and develop ideas.
SOCIETY OF SCOTTISH ARTISTS (SSA)
Promotes the contemporary arts in Scotland, provides exhibition opportunities and provides educational projects.
The Artists Information Company aims to stimulate and support contemporary visual arts practice and affirm the value of artists in society. The website includes job and opportunities, online toolkits and publications.
Exists to make it easier for creative professionals to produce high quality work locally. To do this Make Works are opening up access to Scottish suppliers, trades and manufacturing in ways that are useful, informative and inspiring.