Opportunities to Connect


A conference to introduce craft & design Graduates and New Makers to Scottish arts organisations that offer support, funding and opportunities.

Wondering what to do next? Just finished and haven’t even thought about it?

Are you looking to create professional networks? Looking to be inspired by other makers?

This is an open invitation to all graduates and new makers form all over Scotland to come together for a day of connecting with other makers and organisations that can help you realize your future.

Thinking about starting up your own business? Wondering how to go freelance? These are just some of the topics we will be looking at over the course of the day. We will also be looking at how you can apply for funding and who to. There will also be a practical workshop to help you think about your next steps.

Speakers will include

  • Applied arts Scotland
  • Creative Scotland
  • Craft Scotland
  • Cultural Enterprise Office
  • Make Works
  • Maker Talks
  • more TBC

This conference is aimed at

  • New Graduates
  • If you have just finished your course of study at FE College
  • or are new to your practice
  • anyone interested in meeting/ hearing talks and introductions from the organisations listed above

More information to follow shortly.

We will also be launching our Online Graduate Maker Exhibition ‘Materialise’ which will showcase new and exciting makers from the different Artschools and colleges from all over Scotland.

To book your place please fill in the form below

Opportunities to Connect

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