Welcome to Scotland's Workshops

Scotland’s Workshops is a network of 11 visual arts production facilities all across the country. The spaces give both artists and newcomers access to an amazing array of equipment, studio spaces and unique technical expertise to create and learn about art. Read about our ongoing activities and how to get involved on our Updates Page.

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Nurturing the making of art that happens right across the land, the geographic reach of the network spans 6 local authorities in Scotland, from the Central Belt to Inverness and Lybster in the North.

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Autumn Courses Announced at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Take the opportunity to learn a new skill this autumn with Beginners Stone Carving course in ESW’s beautiful Courtyard or by signing up for Clay Portraiture Online to make a ceramic head. Both courses are run by experienced artists who have developed the course content over time and will lead you through the creative process […]

Two people working independently in a courtyard at heavy banker tables with stone carving tools.

Scotland’s Workshops – user survey

Fri 8 August – Wed 9 September

We would like to ask you for your valued input to inform us here at Scotland’s national production facilities. This survey has been sent to you from the 11 nationally-funded art production organisations to ask you to help create a picture of the country’s current visual arts practice. You may have received this more than […]

an artist in blue overalls and safety goggles and gloves is standing next to a metal bin with smoke coming out as they carry out Raku Firing at SSW

Glasgow Sculpture Studios

Glasgow Sculpture Studios is the largest art production facility in Scotland, with specialist workshops in metalwork, woodwork, plaster, resin, ceramics and digital fabrication. Glasgow Sculpture Studios also provide studio space for artists working in these media and more, exploring what sculpture means today.