How to find a manufacturer in Scotland

Sourcing manufacturers is a constant challenge for creatives and small businesses alike. Here are some top tips for your factory finding research. Read more

Glass manufacturers in Scotland

Some of our most memorable factory visits are inside the world of oxides, gases, colour, viscosity and malleable shapes that is glass. Here are eight Scottish glass manufacturers listed on Make Works Scotland. Read more

Dundee Design Festival Residencies

A factory residency programme pairing designers and artists with manufacturers in Scotland. Read more

Factory Tour at Varma, Reykjavik

We speak to knitwear designer Hilary Grant to find out about knitwear manufacturing and design in Iceland. Read more

Made Works: Cathy Wade Star Map

Artist Cathy Wade worked closely with Clifton Steel to produce a new piece of public art for Longbridge. Ruth Claxton talks to her about the production process. Read more

Day 11: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

Day 11 in the materials countdown is Clay. Read more

Day 10: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

For our tenth day in the materials countdown we take a look at Glass manufacturing in Scotland. Read more

Day 9: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

Day 9 in the materials countdown is Copper. Read more

Day 8: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

Day 8 in the materials countdown and we take a look at Stone. Read more

Day 7: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

Today's focus in the materials countdown is Paper. Read more

Day 6: The Make Works Christmas Countdown

Day 6 in the materials countdown and the focus is on Vitreous enamel. Read more

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