The artisans of Scotland have a well-deserved international reputation and nowhere is this more evident than in Edinburgh. From ceramicists to weavers, silversmiths to kilt-makers, traditional methods dating back hundreds of years blend with modern cutting-edge techniques to create wonderful objets d’art and apparel. This book invites you into the artists’ studios, to learn first-hand the methods each maker uses, and discover what it takes to be an artisan in today’s world of mass production and make a living through craft.
Author: Aitken, Catherine
Publisher: History Press Ltd
Illustrated: 120 colour illustrations