What's on...

2 Aug - 27 Aug

Yvonne Buskie | ... starting to see the end

Live closing event:  Wednesday 23rd August 7-8pm A collaborative retreat at St...
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5 Sep - 24 Sep

The Too Much Fun Club (The TMFC)’s mural residence and retrospective

Workshops: 9th and 23rd of September Closing event with special...
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21 Oct - 22 Oct

Special event | Open Doors Weekend

St Margaret's House residents will open the doors of their...
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Workshops

6 Aug - 3 Dec

Relax Kids

Relax Kids Classes have now been running at St. Margaret's...
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17 Aug

Intermediate silver jewellery making course

This course is for those who have a knowledge of...
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17 Aug

Introduction to Tapestry Weaving

4 week course, running for 2.5 hours every Thursday @...
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17 Aug

Furniture Painting Workshop

The furniture painting workshop is a fun introduction to upcycling furniture....
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Facilities

Studios

Studios

Ideal creative spaces for established and emerging artists.

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Galleries

Galleries

We have several galleries, from an intimate space to a large gallery.

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Printbase

Printbase

Professional space available for printmakers, screen printers and textile makers.

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Drawing Room

Drawing Room

Large studio for hire for workshops, seminars and courses in painting and drawing.

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G25

G25

A large, well-lit dance space with sprung flooring, mirrors and ballet bar.

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Key Partners

  • The Bridge Pottery Collective

    The Bridge Pottery Collective is a large, well-equipped and practical ceramics studio.
    The facilities are shared by the twelve members of the Collective, who all have knowledge of making pottery and a desire to learn, for most it can only be a hobby. For others, it has been away back into a creative working life.

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  • Care 4 Carers

    Care 4 Carers provide a range of services to carers in the city from one to one support, training, information, regular carers newsletter and events. We work with carers of all ages and in all caring situations.

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  • The Drawing Room

    The Drawing Room is a large, bright and airy studio space with free wifi.

    It is available for hire as a venue for events, rehearsals, meetings, workshops and classes.

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  • Edinburgh Design School

    The Edinburgh Design School is an independent design school specialising in pottery/ceramics, textiles, print and millinery. Our aim is to re establish and promote design and craft disciplines and we offer classes and courses, workshops and professional industry focused talks.

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  • Edinburgh Judo Club

    Our mission statement is to introduce judo to children and adults of all ages and abilities in a fun and dynamic way, offering all members avenues of opportunity through which they can enjoy a life-long enjoyment of judo. Edinburgh Judo delivers the very best coaching to all our members within a safe and accessible environment.

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  • Edinburgh School of Icon Painting

    The Edinburgh School of Icon Painting was created to teach egg tempera and icon painting to people of all possible backgrounds. Our aim is to introduce the world of Orthodox iconography through the practice of the technique and learning the tradition.

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  • Edinburgh School of Music

    At ESM our goal is to instil a love of learning in each student. We are a team of enthusiastic and dedicated teachers with an artistic and hands-on approach to teaching both theory and practice.

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  • Leith Lapidary Club

    Originally the British Gas Lapidary Club formed in 1971, we became Leith Lapidary Club in 1995 and moved to St Margaretís in August 2014. We have a wide variety of facilities and equipment for cutting and polishing stones, silver work and enamelling, including two lovely new kilns.

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  • Upward Mobility

    We are Upward Mobility Project. We believe everyone, regardless of ability, has the right to meaningful opportunities for lifelong learning. Our mission is to provide it in a safe, supportive environment for as many people as possible across Edinburgh and the Lothians. We hope to see you around the building, do say hello.

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  • Yoga Now Studio

    This designated yoga and meditation room has been fully equipped with a sprung floor and rope wall, to create a wellbeing space in the heart of the building. Various teachers, groups and practitioners have been gradually joining forces under Lucy Brown’s guidance.

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  • Link Up Women’s Support Centre

    Link Up Women’s Support Centre aims to provide a safe caring environment in the community for women who suffer from mental health problems and social isolation. They enable our participants to achieve their full potential through providing support, education, confidence building, health education and health promotion.

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Upcoming Events

SUMMER 2017

 

gallery ghostDates announced for our annual Open Doors Weekend! We also have an exciting roster of exhibitions and residencies taking place over the next few months in our gallery spaces.

Latest news

TLM_woodland Open Call | Grown Together 26 July 2017

Exhibition dates: Saturday 11 November, 2017 – Sunday 26 November, 2017 Artists are invited to submit works to th open call for the GROWN TOGETHER exhibition happening at St Margaret’s House in...